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MICHAEL SWIHURA
New York, NY
Swihura.net/animated

Summary:
Design Professional experienced in graphics, web and eCommerce

Skills:
HTML5, CSS, Illustration, Animation, Social Media, SEO, eCommerce, Screen Printing, Wacom Intuos Tablet, Vector Graphics, Graphic Design, ActionScript, Photo Retouching, CMS, Web Design, Banners, Photography, Logos, Video Editing, Marketing, Archiving, Scanning

Software:
Adobe, Microsoft Office, Apple iWork, WordPress, Elementor, Corel Painter, Affinity, Blender, Canva, Maxon Cinema 4D, DaVinci Resolve, VLC, Handbrake, Bar Code Pro, PLM 

Past Employers/

Hartman Rare Art, Inc.
(Webmaster)

  • Web development & eCommerce operations for Hartman antiques website, eBay store, showroom
  • Produce, shoot, scan, optimize, output web-ready images & photos, retouching, typography, compositing, batch processing
  • Well-versed in front-end web technologies including HTML, CSS, CMS
  • Designed and implemented inventory spreadsheet database: 25,000 antiques inclusive
  • PayPal & bank-related tech support, shipping logistics to ensure swift & profitable eCommerce, Quickbooks familiarity
  • Proficiency with Adobe, Microsoft and Apple apps, cross-browser compatibility
  • Content creation, copy editing, proofreading, historical research, marketing, office correspondence, debugging, QA
  • Translation of concepts into user-friendly site design, layout, content, coding, navigation, aesthetics
  • Interpersonal communication skills to interface with technical and non-tech staff
  • Weekly web stats analysis targeting user behavior, market response, conversion rates
  • Experienced in social media marketing and customer engagement
  • Hartmanrareart.com search engine optimization
  • Computer network maintenance, security, support
  • Adobe, Microsoft Office, WordPress, Elementor, Apple iWork, Quickbooks

NBCUniversal
(Freelance HTML Coder)

National Basketball Association
(Freelance Web Designer)

Troma Entertainment, Inc.
(Production Artist)

Education/
School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
Degree: BFA
Major: Illustration