Personal Details

  • Name: Anthony Newhook
  • Day of Birth: March 7, 1977
  • Availability: Available for full time starting May 5th, 2014

Profesional Profile

  • I am a passionate web designer, front-end developer specializing in CSS driven web design with and emphasis on usability and search engine optimization. I am able to effectively provide an array of skills that meets the most demanding of projects. I set my goals high to push the boundaries of design and technology to create innovative solutions that exceed the expectations of any projects vision.

Technical Skills

  • Front - End Development Extensive skill set WordPress, HTML, CSS, jQuery Framework.
  • Adobe Photoshop Moderate skillset Produce layouts for web.
  • Adobe Creative Suite Moderate experience Dreamweaver, Flash, Fireworks, Illustrator, Acrobat.
  • Other Languages Minimal skillset PHP, ASP, Freemarker, Java, ActionScript.
  • Mac & Windows OS Extensive experience Excelent platform knowledge and administrative capabilities.
  • Microsoft Office Suite Moderate experience Edit and create documents in Word, Excel and Power Point.

Work Experience

  • September 2010 - May 2014

    Web Producer

    Expedia.ca


    Coordinate, manage, and update marketing content on Expedia.ca an three of its sister sites. I was responsible for consistency with site vision and style guide, while developing understanding of strategies to help keep content fresh and dynamic. I worked with marketing managers and technical staff to execute initiatives.

    Major Responsibilities:

    • Provide digital graphic art production support using Adobe Photoshop.
    • Create, update, and maintain web content, monitor (quality control) content on live site and troubleshoot or escalate.
    • Implement and schedule web promotions and banner advertisements in DoubleClick.
    • Development and maintenance of Disney micro-site for Canada, Mexico and Brazil.
  • August 2010 - Present

    Freelance Web Designer & Front End Developer

    Creative Niche, Freelance


    It‘s no easy task being an established freelancer, maintaining a high level of professionalism and still delivering the expected quality of work, in turn was something that I was able to attain and indeed shine in.

    Client work included various projects for Carlson Marketing, Grand & Toy, Maritz and WIND Mobile.

    I have had the privilege of working with some of the top brands in North America, they include but are not limited to, Maytag Canada, Whirlpool Canada, RIM, Grand & Toy and WIND Mobile.

  • September 2006 - August 2010

    Freelance Web Designer & Front End Developer

    Kas Creative, Freelance


    My roles as a freelancer were extremely broad, ranging from creative, technical, management, client contact and proposal writer. I have proven to be a man with many hats, combined with a passion and flair for creative thinking and design.

    Client work included various projects for Elite Appliance, MarketLINK Scientific, MarketLINK Canada, Addison Recruitment Firm and Urban Forest Innovations.

  • August 2003 - September 2006

    Front End Developer

    Bell Canada, Full-Time


    Spearhead the conceptualization, implementation and maintenance of Bell Canada’s internal web presence for client representatives across Ontario and Quebec.

    • Collaborated with project team leader to meet business goals.
    • Development of standard compliant code – XHTML, CSS.
    • Preparation and implementation of ongoing site maintenance and content updates.
    • Evaluate and debug code to ensure cross browser compatibility and accessibility.
  • May 2001 - August 2003

    Client Representative

    Bell Canada, Full-Time


    Handled inbound residential customer inquires and service requests.

    • Promoted Bell Canada products and services.
    • Provided world-class customer service when handling incoming calls.
    • Listened to customers, analyzed their needs and offered adaptable solutions.
    • Implemented appropriate action to efficiently resolve client issues.

Education

  • September 2006

    Humber institute of technology and advanced learning


    Web design, development and maintenance.