Tag Archives: in-house marketing

New Website Launched for Simpson Manufacturing


This fall I started working as a web design contractor at Simpson Strong-Tie Company, working on a total redesign of the investor-facing website for their parent company, Simpson Manufacturing. This new website features an entirely new section has been created to inform the public about the company’s commitment to social responsibility, whether through environmental efforts, […]

HNU.edu Redesign

Case Study: Redesigning a University’s Web Presence


In July of 2010 I was hired to be the first Web Manager for Holy Names University’s small marketing department, where my role would complete a trio alongside a Graphic Designer (mainly print) and reporting to the Director of Marketing and PR. While I’ve primarily worked for small agencies (as well as on a freelance […]

My Early Career: Marketing Design for the Film Industry


When I graduated from The School of Visual Arts (SVA), armed with a bachelor’s of fine arts in Media/Graphic Design, I assumed I’d end up working as a designer at an agency or publishing company. My career, however, immediately took a rather unusual and awesome left turn. That summer, a dear friend and fellow art-fan […]

Holy Names University wins three Horizon Interactive Awards


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Holy Names University Marketing Department recognized for prestigious interactive media award  Holy Names University Marketing Department Wins at the 10h Annual Horizon Interactive Awards Competition Indianapolis, IN USA – April 30, 2012  – The Horizon Interactive Awards, a leading international interactive media awards competition, announced the 2011 award winners to highlight this […]

Rising to our Future: Holy Names University Convocation


Well, I’m no pro video editor, but it was fun to play around with putting this simple commemorative video together in iMovie using clips and photos taken by me and my colleague, graphic designer Maria Theren, at this year’s Convocation, Holy Names University’s ceremonial way to officially begin the academic year and welcome the Class […]

HNU’s got a new Web Manager


It’s official: I am now the Web Manager at Holy Names University in the Oakland hills, a liberal arts institution founded in 1868 on the shores of Lake Merritt. I will no longer be accepting new clients, as this is a full-time position. Holy Names University is committed to promoting social justice, being a model […]