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ANDREW WARDELL DESIGN EXTRAORDINAIRE
Multimedia Developer / Web and Graphic Designer

Email me at Andrewwardell@rogers.com

Objective: To utilize my technical skills and experience in order to exceed team, client and personal objectives,
while being creative, innovative and resourceful.

Skills: Programming (CSS, PHP, HTML, XML, Java, JavaScript, Flash), Website Development and Design
(WordPress, Dreamweaver), Content Management, Graphic Design, Digital Media/Video creating and
editing (Adobe Suite - Premiere Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign), Responsive Design (Mobile),
On-line transaction tools (Shopify), Autodesk Maya, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint),
Windows, Google analytics, and Client Services (Accounts Receivable).

Experience:

2014-present:
Media-X Systems/Harris School Solutions, Multimedia Developer/Support Analyst
Responsible for creative services including web development, web design, web analytics,
content management/update, video production and editing. Conduct web and product/application
testing, form and template creation, and creating graphics for all types of multimedia products,
including 2D graphic art (brochures, marketing materials, banners, e-mail signatures).
Other duties include client services, sales support, accounts receivable, market research,
project management and performance reporting.

2012–present:
Freelance Web and Graphic Designer / Multimedia Consultant
2017: North Gower Cooperative Nursery School (website update/maintenance)
2016: Scrubs For Them (website development/design and updates)
2015: Bonita’s Cantina (website development/design, branding, menu design)
2015: Royal Rideau Property Group (website development/design)
2013: The Gift of Wellness Nutrition (website development/design, branding, custom graphics)
2012: The Hair Salon (THS Ottawa) (website development/design, branding, hosting, content management,
choreography and production of instructional web videos.
2012: Moxley Nutrition Counseling (creation and production of instructional web videos, graphic design)

Education:

2011-2015 Carleton University, Ottawa, ON
Bachelor of Information Technology Degree, Interactive Multimedia and Design
Ontario College Diploma from Algonquin College, Interactive Multimedia and Design
Programming Languages: C++, Java, XML, Flash, PHP, HTML, CSS.
Artistic: Web Development and Design, Graphic Design in the Adobe Suite, Mobile App Development,
Interactive Design, Video Production, and 3D modeling in Autodesk Maya.

Qualities: Positive, flexible, conscientious, dependable, self-motivated, team-oriented and organized.
Interests: Photography, video production, running, tennis, and biking.

* References are available upon request.


BIT.live Project for Carleton University (2012)

Creation of a social network website developed for the student body and faculty of Carleton's School of Information Technology. Corresponding with a sleek design and layout, this website showcases skills in coding scripting languages with PHP, MySQL, and HTML / CSS.

BIT.LIVE BIT.LIVE

The Hair Salon Ottawa (2012 - 2013): *

Creation and design of graphics and media for a hair salon website in Ottawa within the Westboro Area. A custom theme is used with CSS styling to provide a unique and interactive experience.



View Live Demo Here!

The Hair Salon The Hair Salon The Hair Salon The Hair Salon The Hair Salon The Hair Salon

Organization, and direction of producing web videos (how-to videos) on hair-styling and services offered in the hair salon business. Tasks: Filming on location, designing custom graphics, direction of script, working with models, production and post-production process with a final upload onto Youtube.



View Final Videos Here!


Mobile Application with Android Development Kit in Java and XML (2013):

Build An Exhibit, an application created for the Android Galaxy Tablet in co-ordination with the Museum of Science and Technology in Ottawa, Ontario. The app allows users to experience one of the museums’ exhibits first hand, by incorporating educational material within an entertaining environment. Users learn about various artifacts found within the actual exhibit and exercises a child's knowledge and creativity.

Download It Here!

BuildAnExhibit Connexions

Moxley’s Nutrition Counseling (May 2012): *

Creation and production of web videos for private counseling, group counseling, and reviewing important topics in nutrition. Tasks: Filming on location, designing graphics and/or media effects, and post-process editing with titles and transitions.



View Videos Here!

Heather Moxley

Media-X Systems Inc. (2014 - 2015): *

While I was at Carleton University, I worked part time at Media-X Systems to redesign their company website. This involved developing web pages in WordPress using a custom theme in HTML5, CSS3, and PHP. The content management system (CMS) of WordPress allows for employees to update content easily without editing custom html and css files. This allowed my co-worker, Connor Cleland, to update content on the blog and help with any design changes on the site as necessary. I am continuing to work full time at Media-X and we are currently working on improving SEO and adding Google AdWords on pages to increase traffic and exposure.



View Live Site Here!

Media-X Media-X Media-X

Twitter Application with Adobe AIR in MXML and Actionscript 3 (2012):

Creation of an application using the Twitter API that allows members to customize their Twitter experience by communicating with members who have an interest in sports and athletics. Users can view scores in their sports of interest, and allow the user to view a website's updates on a particular sport. The application offers an easy, interactive experience for the user that allows navigation through a native menu to: Refresh the timeline, edit controls, view timeline and followers, go online to see scores, filter through usernames of their choice, and close the window.

Download It Here!

TweetScore

Artventure - Leap Motion Application with Processing in Java (2014):

A gestural drawing based application served to young audiences. I was involved in fully programming and implementing the game. We used Processing in Java and a custom LeapMotion library to implement drawing gestures and motions as input for our game. My other team members involved in this project: Jessica Fox (art), Rebecca Riesberry (art), and Alex Tarapacky (programming). Demonstration of how the Leap Motion device works with our application can be viewed below:

View Demonstration Here!

Heather Moxley

The Gift of Wellness (Jun - Aug 2013): *

Creation of a nutrition wellness website built using HTML and CSS with custom graphics, theme, colour, organization, and layout. I keep an open line of communication with the client for maintenance and updates as needed regularly.

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