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Alan Herron

Louisville, KY | LinkedIn Profile



Clk Clk, Inc.Art Director 2010-2014

Responsibilities

  • Working with the software developer to determine program requirements for function and positive user experience
  • Supervising and consulting with third-party agencies and suppliers
  • Working with individual clients to create loyalty cards and marketing
  • Working with Senior Partners to build corporate identity, tradeshow booth design and materials, maintain logo branding integrity, sales and support materials, web and mobile applications concept, design and development
  • Working with Senior management and developers on back office requirements, user interface, and design
  • Interfaced with Communications Director to develop metroclk brand, overall communications design, concept development

Achievements

  • Developed metroclk from initial concept through completion of website, Point of Sale, brochures, sales presentations and materials, promotional materials, mobile applications
  • Developed BrainStorm Behaviors from concept though completion of website, marketing materials, email blasts, and ongoing printed materials
  • Designed responsive mobile and website kiosk design

WallSteet On DemandDistributions Engineering Developer 2008 - 2008

Responsibilities

  • Create, manage and update automated stock alerts sent via HTML email, multi-part and SMS text messages integrated with the existing proprietary data access layer
  • Maintain full email CAN-SPAM compliance and cross-email application compatibility

Achievements

  • Lead Developer for the NY Times and GE Financial Services stock alerts
  • Design, development and deployment of internal website framework

Environment

  • Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Dreamweaver, Microsoft .NET, Subversion

Texture MediaWeb Developer 2008 - 2008

Responsibilities

  • HTML/CSS development of client websites

Achievements

  • Acted as liaison between design and development teams to ensure project continuity

Environment

  • Adobe Dreamweaver, Subversion

Adobe Microsystems, Inc.Video Encoder 2007 - 2008

Responsibilities

  • Convert raw video into h.264 format to be used within the custom Adobe Flash player on the Spectacolor Billboard in Times square
  • Focused specifically on using variable keyframe bitrates and key frame timing to produce optimal video feed

Environment

  • Carbon Coder, Adobe Premier, Adobe Go Live

Fire and Police Pension AssociationRecords Administrator 2005 - 2007

Responsibilities

  • Team Management & Workflow coordination for the Imaging System
  • Manage Inventory, Purchasing, and Distribution of Office Supplies
  • Receptionist/Records department new employee training & support
  • Maintain Record Center security and handle employee inquiries
  • Evaluate and recommend changes and modifications in RIM procedures
  • Direct and oversee completion of the yearly Microfilm project

Achievements

  • Created custom imaging solution for organization and retrieval of doctors curriculum vitae
  • Created internal website to access procedure manual and office documents
  • Negotiated a vendor contract saving 17% per year in office supplies
  • Secured funding and implemented LaserFiche for budgeting

Environment

  • Microsoft Office, Ascent Capture, FileNet

GE AppliancesWeb Developer 2001 - 2002

Responsibilities

  • Front End Development of dynamic web applications and pages
  • Provided technical insight to graphic designers
  • Development and implementation of style sheets

Achievements

  • Maintained an object oriented JavaScript library to decrease employee workload and increase productivity
  • Optimized coding for CustomerNet and geappliances.com web pages to improve speed, portability and usability
  • Developed projects to aid team members in using emerging standards and technologies

Environment

  • Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Photoshop

VIA Internet StudioWeb Developer 2000 - 2001

Responsibilities

  • Front End Development and maintenance of client websites
  • Assisted in graphic design

Achievements

  • Front End Development and maintenance of client websites
  • Designed and developed a web based application to dynamically update a Special Events Calendar for Jillians. Project included a user level based management module.

Environment

  • Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Dreamweaver, Microsoft Frontpage

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Web Designer (BCIP)
(Requires Certification in: HTML, Web Design Concepts, Web Design for Accessibility, Adobe Illustrator CS, Adobe Photoshop CS5, Dreamweaver CS3)

Manager / Supervisor
(Requires Certification in Business Math, Business Writing, Diversity Awareness, Interviewing and Hiring Concepts, Legal Issues for HR and Management, Listening Skills, Managing People, Sexual Harassment Awareness)

Project Manager
(Requires Certification in Business Math, Business Writing, Listening Skills, Managing People, Presentation Skills, Operations Concepts, MS Excel 2010, Project Management)

Brainbench Certifications View Transcript
Adobe Photoshop CS6 – Master Level – Top 2% of tested

Adobe Illustrator – Top 3% of tested

Web Design Concepts – Master Level – Top 4% of tested

Web Design for Accessibility – Top 2% of tested

HTML 4.0 – Master Level – Top 2% of tested

Dreamweaver CS3 – Top 1% of tested

Time Management – Top 5% of tested

Managing People (US) – Top 4% of tested