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Tools of the trade

Design.

Administrative.

Prototyping.

Analytics.

Adobe CC - Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign. Blender 3D. Sketch.

Microsoft Office 365 - Word, Excel, PowerPoint. Keynote.

Adobe CC - Xd. Figma. Invision.

Microsoft Power BI. Grafana.

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hello.

I am Thomas. I’m a multi-talented visual designer, a creative strategist and a working artist. I design things and solve problems. I create experiences that drive emotions and make memories...

...one interface at a time. 

 

I believe in the power of storytelling and am a strong advocate of clean, human-centered design. Born and raised in Geneva, Switzerland, I have cultivated my narrative in Hamburg, St. Remy-de-Provence, and Savannah, GA before making my home (and office) in Seattle. I am a conservationist (BS in marine biology), a problem solver (AAA in animation/graphic design) and intuitive leader (MC in digital media). I am proficient in English, German and French.

I have spent over nineteen years in the industry - thirteen managing creative talent and driving projects for the likes of Microsoft, Disney and Nintendo. From video game design, over advertising and marketing communication, to product development, I have worked as a design manager, writer, experience and product designer. Currently, I am UX Design Director for an AI-enabled product developer, as well as Senior Product Designer at an international chemical distribution company.

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clients & Partners
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Portfolio

Some of my latest work. 

 
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experience

2019 - 2020

BluJay Studios (DBA: Catface)

CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Directed motion design and brand strategy in a studio setting. Managed a team of 5 production artists and collaborated with
C-level to craft original short films.

2013 - 2015

Contract, Various Clients

ART DIRECTOR / PRODUCT DESIGNER

Managed, designed and illustrated original content for major industry clients. Recruited to develop the B2B campaign that helped mold Intel’s 2016 style guide and graphic asset library.

2020

SmartHub.ai

DIRECTOR, USER EXPERIENCE DESIGN

Planning, directing and designing the End User Experience and guiding scalable end-to-end IoT solutions and Edge management for remote workplace compliance.

2015 - 2019

iLink Systems

PRODUCT DESIGNER

Worked the full spectrum of product design and developed creative services. Collaborated with an agile team to create prototypes and visual concepts for feasible web and mobile product.

2009 - 2013

Red Sky | Blue Water

SENIOR VISUAL DESIGNER

B2B brand design and user experience innovation for live web, mobile and print applications. Designed and managed the communications for all original 16 Microsoft Store retail locations.

2005 - 2009

 Handheld Games

SENIOR ART DIRECTOR

Directed award winning interactive experiences for major industry clients. Created > 50 licensed titles that emphasized the education and cognitive development of young children.

2021

ChemPoint

SENIOR PRODUCT DESIGNER

In an agile environment, evaluating user requirements, collaborating with business analysts and designing user interface elements for an internal document management system.

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