michael swihura
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Location: New York, NY, USA
School: School of Visual Arts
Major: Illustration

michael swihura

MICHAEL SWIHURA
New York, NY
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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, Photo Retouching, CMS, Web Design, Banners, Photography, Logos, Video Editing, Archiving, Scanning

Software:
Adobe, Microsoft Office, Apple iWork Suite, Wordpress, Elementor, Corel Painter, Affinity Photo & Designer, Quickbooks

Experience:

Full Time/

1/07-3/20 Webmaster
Hartman Rare Art, Inc., New York, NY
> web development, responsive design for Hartmanrareart website + eBay presence
> produce, shoot, scan, optimize, output web-ready photos, retouching, typography, compositing, batch processing
> well-versed in front-end web technologies including HTML, CSS
> designed and implemented inventory spreadsheet archive: 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, content management systems, cross-browser compatibility
> copy editing/writing, historical research, 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
> viral marketing via social media
> ------------ search engine optimization
> computer network maintenance, security, support
> Adobe, Microsoft Office, Wordpress/Elementor, Apple iWork Suite, Quickbooks

Freelance & Past Employers/

Web Consultant
Shortess-Rawson and Associates, Inc., Chatham, NJ
> Website maintenance for ------------

Graphic Artist
Art Zulu, Inc., New York, NY
> Website & print production, apparel screen prints

HTML Coder
NBCUniversal, New York, NY
> Website production for ------------

Web Designer
National Basketball Association, Secaucus, NJ
> Email newsletter, banners, HTML, graphics for ------------

Production Artist
Troma Entertainment, Inc., New York, NY
> Web development & Flash animation


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

HTML5, CSS, Illustration, Animation, Social Media, Design, eCommerce