About Ryan

What I’m good at

I’ve always been best suited at approaching a website from a creative standpoint and that includes both the aesthetics and the user experience.

Interactive design is my core discipline and I have taken on front end development tasks, department management, project management, and other aspects of a website development as different employment opportunities have needed. I find a lot of it very rewarding, but with more tasks I have had to put less focus on the design aspect of sites. I’ve always maintained an art director role so that while not doing all of the design work presented to the client, I can have a creative influence and fulfill my need to create.

Photoshop 0

Sketch 0

Illustrator 0

CSS 0

Management 0

Work Experience

As a web designer and art director, I have the experience and knowledge required to integrate the specialized skills of site architecture, user experience, mobile and brand integration, project planning, SEO, and more.

I integrate all online tools, including email, social, SEM, and digital video, into customized marketing activities that ultimately create deeper, more meaningful relationships between my clients and their customers. I have served as interactive director and art director for clients including Sony Redline, MTV’s Jackass, The Real World, Laguna Beach, La-Z-Boy and many more.

Studiothink
Interactive Director
2013-2016
Team leader
JN Media
Art Director
2002-2005
Design, Art direction
Breakaway Advertising
Creative Director
2009-2013
Creative, Client relations
Hart Associates
Interactive Designer
2000-2002
Design, Art direction
Insight Advertising
Web Architect
2005-2009
Interactive Design, Team leader