Clint Malson : Resume 2017

Summary

I am a Senior Designer/Art Director with over sixteen years of professional experience in web, print, package and branding design. I have worked in a print shop, design firm, corporation, ad agency, new media agency, and as a photographer, giving me a diverse and unique design background as well as the tools I need to continually succeed at this level. I am a thinking designer and one whose style is driven by client needs. I undertsand the importance of type, user interface diagrams and designing with the end user in mind.

Thank you for taking the time to review my resume and portfolio.

Education

University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Bachelor of Arts: Graphic Design
Bachelor of Arts: Photography

Experience


Letterbox Studios
February 2002 - Present
Creative Director

Responsibilities: Letterbox Studios is my freelance studio where I create a mulitutude of projects for clients ranging from Identity and Brand Creation, to Web Design and Development, Packaging Design, Print Collateral, and Copywriting and Editing. I have co-created with developers and junior designers to create a virtual team, working remotely together nationwide.

Clients: Blindfold Magazine, Share The Stoke Foundation, Smart Foods, Robeks, Brandthropology, The Kapok Group

 

Modern Tribe
February 2013 - April 2015
Senior Interactive Designer

Responsibilities: Senior Designer for Modern Tribe. UI/UX for web/responsive/mobile. Visual design and styles for web/mobile and print. MT is an amazingly talented interactive agency that uses a team of contracted designers and developers to maximize efficiency, talent and workflow for their clientele. The work is high-end and the group is super fun to collaborate with. I have been working as a freelance contractor with them since Feb 2013.

Clients: Stanford Law School, MIT, Café Bon Appetit, Bamco, YEAH TV, Irish News

 

Citrix Systems, Fort Lauderdale, FL
February 2009 - February 2012
Senior Interactive Designer / Art Director

Responsibilities: Create and maintain a strong brand portfolio across all Citrix web properties including Citrix Corporate site, Citrix Summit branding and site, Citrix Synergy US and International sites, as well as online advertising and promotional materials. Art directed mid and junior level designers as well as help build the in-house design team from the ground up.


Ion Interactive, Boca Raton, FL
October 2005 - February 2009
Senior Interactive Designer

Responsibilities: Create high-end websites and web marketing materials such as email marketing campaigns, post-click marketing landing experiences and mini-sites, banners, newsletters and more. Also, create ion branded marketing materials such as brochures, trade-show booths and interactive displays, as well as online marketing materials.

Clients: Citrix, American Greetings, Howard Johnson, Constellation Energy, New England Journal of Medicine, Bronto, X-Rite


WeatherBug, Gaithersburg, MD
July 2003 - October 2005
Senior Interactive Designer

Responsibilities: Design high profile projects that support the WeatherBug brand and family of products and services including: WeatherBug Application 6.0 (major redesign launch), WeatherBug online weather content rich site (major redesign launch), WeatherBug eStore site, WeatherBug Plus logo and brand identity, WeatherBug Plus software application retail box (currently in Best Buy, Circuit City, Amazon.com).


The New Media Group, Reston, VA
October 2000 - July 2003
Senior Web Designer

Responsibilities: Create high-end web sites from concept to completion, including User Interface designs, storyboarding, color comps, and complete html build. Also, create Flash designs and actionscripting. Oversee and art direct junior and mid-level graphic designers.

Clients: AOL, Time Warner, Discovery Channel, MCI Worldcom, Denver Broncos, Bulova, U.S. Forest Service


The Genesis Group, Burlington, VT
March 1999 - October 2000
Senior Designer / Art Director

Responsibilities: Create web sites from concept to completion. Design print collateral, including brochures, magazine ads, media kits, and stationery. Create supporting graphics for television ads for clients such as McDonalds and GMC. Oversee and art direct junior graphic designers.

Clients: GMC, McDonalds, Climb High


Sugarbush Resort, Warren, VT
June 1998 - June 1999
Senior Designer / Art Director

Responsibilities: Design print collateral for Sugarbush Resort, including brochures, magazine ads, media kits, trail maps. Brand new entities of the resort and provide supporting print collateral. Create graphics for television ads and resort channels. Oversee and art direct print and web designers.

Clients: Sugarbush Ski Resort and Racket Club, Sugarbush Inn


CGS Solutions, Lanham, MD
June 1997 - June 1998
Graphic designer

Responsibilities: Design print collateral, including brochures, magazine ads, media kits, annual reports, and stationery. Create web sites from concept to graphic production. Corporate branding including logo design and print collateral. Art direct photo shoots.

Clients: Telecommunications Industry Association, MONA, Columbia Capital

Skills

Over 18 years of print and web design experience. Experienced in taking a project from start to finish including print (concept to press) and web (content strategy to UI to build). Extremely proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Balsamiq, Flash, InDesign, and Microsoft Office. Experience in html coding, JavaScript, CSS, and multiple CMS platforms. Strengths in Branding, UX/UI for web, mobile and responsive design, Visual Design and Application design.

Contact Info

561.797.3604  |  cmalson@letterboxstudios.com  |  www.letterboxstudios.com/resume