WORK EXPERIENCE

            

SKILLS

 

Interactive Skills
Application and Game Development
Actionscript 3.0
Traditional Animation and Programmed
Video and 3D Integration
XML Data Feeds - Dynamic Content
Visual Design, Creative Concepting
Identity, Branding, Illustration
Exp. with Web and Broadcast Graphics
Rapid interactive prototyping
Asset optimization for mobile
familiar with:
Agile Development

 

 

Adobe CS
Fluent in programs:
Flash
Photoshop
Illustrator

           EDUCATION

EDUCATION

Art Center College of Design (ACAN), Pasadena, CA 2005 - 2008
Integrated Studies

California State University, Channel Islands, Ventura, CA 2005
BA, Studio Art Major, Dean’s List, 1st Place Senior Showcase - Graphic Design

Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 2003
BA, Sociology Major, Division 1 Soccer Scholarship

Lorenzo de’Medici (LdM), Florence, Italy 2002
Study Abroad Program

Moviola Professional Training, Hollywood, CA 2007
Advanced After Effects and Photoshop/HD techniques

 

               AWARDS

AWARDS

2012 GDC - Best Live Game Nominee - CityVille (Zynga)
2012 CityVille Keys to the City Award for Excellence in UI Technology (Zynga)
2011 CityVille Keys to the City Award for Excellence in UI Design (Zynga)
2010 IAC Award (Internet Advertising Competition) - Best Leisure Site
2009 Webby Award
2009 Silver ADDY Award
2009 ad:tech People's Choice Award - Best Micro Site

 

TESTIMONIALS

 

 
Charlie has been an extraordinary asset to out team at Bingo Blitz. He is detailed and thorough in his work, in addition to being incredibly creative. Charlie is the go-to guy for our dev team
— Cynthia Woll / Vice President Product at Playtika Santa Monica
 
 
Charlie is an amazing UI/UX artist. He has a clear understanding of how to fully think of a design flow from a user’s perspective. He is able to multi task amazingly and come up with his own ideas of how to improve the product.
— Michael Angrisani / Sr. Producer at Playtika Santa Monica
 
 
I worked with Charlie at Zynga while we were both on the FarmVille team and I have to agree with others that he is one of the easiest people to work with considering his great attitude and tireless work ethic.
— Kingsley Choi / Director of Product at Nike Digital