A career designer with both print and web design & development experience with a strong understanding of client needs and can translate those needs into an innovative, effective, and market-conscious message. Capable to work in a team environment coupled with proven success interacting with all levels of personnel in a corporate environment. Strong organizational and time management skills, ability to prioritize, multi-task and work under pressure to meet deadlines.
As a Web Designer for Information Technology (IT), in this capacity, he creates the front end designs for various applications and works to create & improve design concepts. He also works to streamline web pages and applications to make them both user friendly and pleasing to the eye.
He has received many accolades for his work including awards from Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications (DoITT) including the Excellence in Technology Award for "Best In-house Application" for his front end design work on the UPStar (Urban Park Service Tracking and Reporting) system in 2008 and the Excellence in Technology Award for "Driving Digital Government" in 2010.
Chris is a graduate from the School of Visual Arts where he majored in illustration and media arts. He also worked as a graphic designer, account manager and web designer in the private sector. An artist by nature, Chris uses his aesthetic point of view to bring creativity and effective ideas to any project he encounters.
Chris and his wife whom are both artists enjoy traveling, films and going to different museums and art exhibits, especially the MET. He also open to trying new activities in life whether it's something excitingm like skydiving or hang gliding to other unique recreations to try like swimming with dolphins, zip lining, and more. He encourages other to explore life.
In his spare time, he loves taking pictures and has even documented many events and other special gatherings as part of his artistic practice. Working hand in hand with others has surely stood out to Chris as a passion in his life. He enjoys collaborating with others, artistically through designing and most certainly through mentorship. He also has an appetite for cookies.
He looks forward to continuing to develop his skills and passions through future endeavors via his profession and in life in general.