LOHR
  DESIGNS

Experience

  • Creative Director

  • 05.2013 - Present

  • Cultivated new ideas within company, leading to new revenue streams.
  • Conceptualized complex Android and iOS mobile apps for large businesses.
  • Managed multiple projects, clients and developers without difficulty.
  • Worked throughout multiple timezones around the globe.
  • Owner

  • 02.2001 - Present

  • Created custom responsive websites for dozens of businesses.
  • Provided analytics and marketing strategy ideation.
  • Optimized HTML for search engines.
  • Graphic design ranged from logo design to 3D rendering.
  • Integrated Paypal, CMS’s, Google Analytics and other web kits and libraries.
  • Founder, CCO

  • 04.2009 - 08.2012

  • Tale It | www.taleit.com

  • Providence, RI

  • Conceptualized idea of an online story telling environment.
  • Crafted front-end for Meteor driven website.
  • Reached final rounds of interviews with VC incubator Beta Spring.
  • Learned invaluable knowledge about starting and running a tech company.
  • UX/Front-end Designer

  • 10.20012 - 03.2012

  • Responsible for mocking up all designs in many different mediums.
  • Ideation meetings included presenting latest web technologies and possible new web applications for large clients.
  • Worked extensively with video web applications.
  • Created a “portable” website for Android tablets and USB sticks for international energy company.
  • Designer

  • 05.2008 - 08.2008 | 07.2010 - 08.2011

  • Created technical drawings, renderings, animations, and physical models for museums, cities, other clients.
  • Helped design “children’s climbers” made of custom molded platforms and wire mesh tensile structural concepts.
  • Maintained and updated website using PHP, CSS, and HTML.
  • Intern Architect

  • 05.2006 - 08.2006 | 05.2009 - 09.2009 | 01.2010 - 07.2010

  • Created original website in 2006 using CSS, HTML, and Flash.
  • Worked on projects over a range of scales and functions, including banks and schools.
  • Covered numerous assignments while at Saccoccio & Associates.
  • Worked from the conceptual design phase to the architectural drawings on many projects.
  • Performed all the renderings and animations for projects during employment and in some instances since leaving.
  • Helped firm achieve 1st LEED qualified school in Rhode Island.
  • Still continue to help firm in a variety of ways.
  • Flash Developer

  • 05.2009 – 02.2011

  • Created custom animated and interactive flash media for all varieties of clients.
  • Deckhand

  • 05.2004 - 08.2004 | 05.2005 - 08.2005

  • Assisted with 100 ton high-speed catamaran operation; engine maintenance, landings, and navigation.
  • Represented the company in assisting passengers during the journey.
  • Worked no less than 12-16 hours straight on any given day.

Education

  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

  • 08.2003 - 05.2008

  • Troy, NY

  • Bachelors of Architecture

  • Received a minor in Electronic Arts.
  • Coursework included: Extreme Drawing, Net Art, Public Art, Computer Music, Environmental and Ecological, Systems, Animation 2, Design Development, Materials And Design, Cities/Lands, Computation Design & Approaches.

Proficiency

  • Abode Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Adobe Flash & ActionScript
  • HTML4/5
  • CSS
  • Wordpress / Drupal CMS
  • some PHP & JS
  • C++ & BASIC
  • Ableton Live
  • Final Cut Pro
  • SketchUp
  • Maya
  • AutoCAD
  • Rhinoceros 4.0
  • Maxon Cinema 4D
  • Bentley Microstation
  • Graphic Design, Front-end web-development, Product Design, CMS, Git/Github, Audio / Video Editing, CAD, Rendering, Animation, Rendering, Prototyping, Furniture Design, Architectural Design, Videography, Photography, Artist. Familiar with laser cutter, Z-core, and CNC machines.

Accreditations

  • LEED Certified Associate pursuing a certification in BD+C
  • N.C.A.R.B. Registered Intern Architect pursuing professional license.
  • Achieved the rank of Eagle Scout

Interests

  • I like to travel long distances through the air on a dirtbike, snowmobile, skis, and what have you.
  • I actively pursue Rock Climbing, Mountain Biking, Soccer, Skiing, Kayaking, and pretty much everything else.
  • I get a kick out of making responsive websites.
  • I have been known to build wind turbines, furniture, and treeforts when bored.