Gate City Media Designs
Creative Lead, Experience Specialist 1997 – current
Have help setup or hosts approximately 200 websites; Designed and maintained websites for various non-profit groups including Greensboro Chapter of the American Red Cross, Interactive Resource Center of Greensboro, The Children’s Home Society of North Carolina, Corporation of Guardianship, North Carolina Directors of Nurses Association. Along with this, I specialize in e-commerce sites that include Mastermind webinar series, furniture and accessory shopping carts, tennis and golf training academies.
Co-Founder & Digital Services Director 2015 – 2017
Elevate client branding to the next level by providing website and social media administration with primary support of online marketing and communications, e-commerce, customer service, business development, online community and social media, web workflows, user experience, reporting and analytics. Not only a co-founder for this start-up agency, I was the independent contractor that consulted to help formulate a digital presence, from website, social media, advertisements and SEO placement to get Tigermoth Creative the digital placement to provide clients a distinctive voice to be seen by current and potential clients.
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Web Director 2011 – 2015
Maintained the University websites, while designing and integrating them to use the WordPress framework.
Systems Engineering, Inc
Web Applications Specialist July 2010 – February 2011
Managed themes for Real Estate Boards and Offices, designing CMS themes and programming scripts to work with their current CMS system.
Marketing Communications Department Specialist June 2009 – July 2010
Managed comprehensive marketing plan in accordance with corporate goals; Manage the workload of contractors; Planned, designed, and promoted iPhone games; Implemented monthly eCommerce newsletter for over 700,000 subscribers; Responsible for redesign and layouts of new websites, national publications.
SPI Software Solutions
Network Architect/Web Developer/Graphic Artist Apr 2007- Mar 2009
Developed and managed a wide range of marketing tools, including promotional materials, direct-mail pieces, and Web site design/content; defined and evaluated product marketing collateral, programs, and analyses; tracked, projected, and reported both advertising and circulation-based marketing programs; worked hands on with business executives and corporate marketing teams to comply with their network, business, and marketing needs; developed and implemented Social Media plans for multiple International brands.
Whitestone of Greensboro
Accounts Receivable/Payable Controller July 2006 – Apr 2007
Focused on maintaining and budgeting General Ledger accounts for vendors, residents, while maintaining high levels of organization and communication.
MIS Coordinator Dec 2004 – July 2006
Worked within a team environment to carry out a full range of business functions, from Purchasing, Payables, Web Marketing, Print Marketing, and Network/System Functionability. Played large role in product selection, purchasing, and applications.
Web Developer Nov 2003 – Dec 2004
Assisted in Web site promotions and in communicating marketing programs. Developed creative print and online marketing collateral.
Customer Service Representative Nov 2001 – Jul 2003
Managed customer needs on an individual basis; established and maintained excellent customer relationships; listened and responded tactfully and appropriately to challenges presented by customers.
SPI Software Solutions
Web Developer/Graphic Artist May 2001 – Sept 2002
Designed using W3C standards, while creating marketing strategies for midsized and non-profit businesses, including promotional materials, and Web site design/content.
Web Developer Mar 2000 – May 2001
Worked on the Customer Focus Group, to design programs and marketing plans around different target markets and niches. Developed graphical interfaces and storefronts for eCommerce businesses, designed reports and matrix for University and Government clients, while maintaining a high regard for W3C and WAI guidelines.