1. OnHand Schools

    April 2017, ongoing on a contract basis

    Sr. Ux/UI Designer

    • Conceptualized and designed wireframes / high definition mock ups / flows and prototypes for new features to be released on Kandoolu, a web application for personalized instructions that accelerates student achievement.

    • Lead design and development effort for rebranding and redesign of OnHand Schools’ website.

  2. PNC

    April 4th 2017, April 2017

    Sr. Ux Designer

    • Lead UX/UI design, research and creative process by creating wireframes / high definition mock ups and responsive layouts for online home equity/mortgage applications Home Insight Planner.

    • Researched, strategized and launched UX improvements for online credit card account opening, and other online banking functionalities and features such as FICO score, Update Income, Request a Credit Lne Increase, and Dispute Process.

    • Designed high-impact, user-centered online banking UI for credit cards with sophisticated production values and intuitive navigation to maximize user engagement. Collaborated with contractors, and provhided directions to the development team.

  3. GENCO Marketplace

    May 16th, 2015 - April 2016

    Front End Designer and Developer

    • Designed wireframes and high definition comps for new upcoming IBM WebSphere commerce website spanning desktop and mobile.
    • Regularly met and lead presentations with business leadership team as well as software developers to review project development.
    • Provided UI design for Web-based projects, including dashboards, widgets, and products. • Designed and developed Interface for new upcoming registration and checkout pages.
    • Designed collateral for marketing campaigns.
    • Designed and developed cross-platform compliant HTML Emails and landing pages for marketing campaigns reaching thousands of recipients.
    • Created web banners for Google ads.
    • Collaborated extensively in marketing and lead generation strategies.

  4. eCareDiary

    December 28th, 2013

    UX Designer

    • Upgraded and enhanced the UI of present website implementing modern UI concepts and designs to optimize User Experience.
    • Conducted User Experience Research including persona development, user interviews and created reports.
    • Worked on mobile app through the early stages of a design or product, working from strategy and feature definition into information architecture, sketching and prototyping. I also spent a lot of time managing product and team intricacies. I helped manage the design and developer team's workflow and timelines, and assisted with planning small and large product improvements and releases.
    • Designed and developed HTML Emails for marketing campaigns.
    • Designed brochures, logos, social media banners, print material and advertisements.
    • Designed white label templates.
    • Assisted with internal client presentations and visual design deliverables.
    • Mentored Junior Designers.

  5. AMD3 Foundation

    April 30th, 2011

    Web/Graphic Designer

    • Launched multiple Wordpress websites through site design, development, and hosting setup.
    • Re-designed company websites and social media profiles to engage more appropriately with our respective target audiences.
    • Designed and developed HTML Emails for marketing campaigns.
    • Designed brochures, logos, print material and advertisements.
    • Designed Infographics for Presentation, Brochures and Website.

  6. Founded Jb-interactivedesign

    October 10th, 2005

    • Worked with numerous high-profile clients to design high-impact, user-centered Websites with strong emotional appeal, sophisticated production values and intuitive navigation to maximize user engagement and cement powerful brand identities.
    • Regularly met with clients to review project goals and to create proposals for future developments, researching their fields for UI/UX design.
    • Designed Infographics for Presentation, Brochures and Website.

  7. Spark Network

    January 1 rst, 2005

    Managed and oversaw the creation of all visual creative materials for Joe's Club, a division of JDate, including flash presentations, banners and advertisement.

  8. Traveled, Explored the World

    May 1rst, 2002

    I took a couple of sabbatical years to explore myself and the world.

  9. IULM University

    May 1rst, 2002

    Graduated from IULM University of Milan with a Laurea in Marketing and Public Relations.

Who I AM

Career Profile

  • I have over 10 years of experience in Visual Interactive Design with expertise in User Experience (UX) Design, Responsive Website Design, Print Design, High Fidelity Prototyping, Interviewing, Personas, Scenarios, Sitemaps, Strategy Development, Usability testing, Wireframes.
  • Experience in creating Desktop and Mobile Interactive Prototypes using XHTML, CSS3, HTML5 and other wireframes prototyping tools such as UxPin.
  • Conducted strategic and tactical user-research studies to provide consumer insight. Presented findings to department heads and staff.
  • Creative thinker and analytical problem-solver with demonstrated ability to lead projects from planning through execution/completion under the pressure of fast-paced, time-sensitive environments.
  • Experienced in multiple analysis and development methodologies, working directly with clients to define requirements, design, development and successful implementation of applications on time.
  • Managed and developed wireframes, user flow diagrams, style guides, prototypes and other interactive designs.
  • Exceptional interpersonal communicator who effectively interacts with clients and all levels of management.
  • Independent entrepreneur with professional experience as well as self-starter attitude. Personable listener able to negotiate effective results that meet clients' needs.
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Very Special Skills

A Flare For Sports

Problem Solver

Personal Listener

Sense of Humor

Straight Shooter

Big Dreamer