resume

WORK HISTORY

Fall 2008 – Current

Director of Development Projects

Warner Bros. Records
  • Project manages designers and developers to create online digital products.
  • Communicates with artists, managers and marketers to realize creative goals.
  • Manages production timelines and budgets to keep projects on target.
  • Designs user interfaces for web and mobile for maximum usability.
  • Pitches creative ideas using latest technological developments to marketing teams.
  • Develops and maintains technology infrastructure.
  • Provides support, training and documentation to WBR divisions on web technologies.

Fall 2007 – Fall 2008

Senior Developer

TLR New Media
  • Built performance-tuned, multi-user sites with fast load times, dynamic and intuitive interfaces, and optimal searchability.
  • Ensured websites launched bug-free across multiple platforms.
  • Streamlined production workflow for rapid deployment by target launch dates.

Spring 2006 – Fall 2007

Founder and CEO

AYM Network
  • Managed marketing and web development company using freelancers.
  • Created project proposals, estimates, and took ideas from start to finish.
  • Increased sales and online visibility for clients through market research.

Summer 2005 – Summer 2006

Junior Designer and Web Developer

Bent Concepts
  • Created database-driven, search engine optimized, standards compliant sites based on the Drupal CMS
    integrated with other open source applications.
  • Implemented latest Internet trends and technologies such as tagging, syndication, mobile applications, social networking, microformats and more.

Winter 1999 – Spring 2001

Writer, Design Editor, Web Master and Managing Editor

El Vaquero Newspaper
  • Perfected journalistic writing skills in both news and entertainment areas with careful attention to
    accuracy, clarity, grammar and Associated Press style.
  • Held training sessions for online publishing and Quark Xpress layout software.
  • Strengthened brand identity and boosted advertising revenue with a redesigned newspaper format, press kits, stationary and a dynamically-driven web site.

EDUCATION

2001 – 2004

Interdisciplinary Computing and the Arts

University of California, San Diego

1998 – 2001

Scholar’s program – Dean’s List with Honors

Glendale Community College

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Coding Skills

HTML5 / CSS3

Drupal / WordPress

Unity 3D

Design Skills

Photoshop

Premiere / After Effects

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TESTIMONIALS

Rand Fitzpatrick

Product Manager

Mark is a fast-moving, highly creative professional, capable of handling code and design with equal facility. He has an excellent eye for usability and aesthetic, and is always a pleasure to work with.

If I had the opportunity to work with Mark again, I would take it in a heartbeat.

McKay Garner

Producer, Composer, Audio Engineer

Simply put, Mark’s ear to the bleeding edge of technical development and eye for the newest cores of creativity make him one of the few folks defining the future of art and technology. Highly recommended!