steffan schlarb education experience skills awards by CedricFebis

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									steffan schlarb
2030 Fell Street #3, San Francisco, CA 94117, (H)415.386.2953, (M)415.269.5439
www.sms.steffan.com
steffans@earthlink.net
                                                                                                             education

                                                                                           Clark University, Worcester, MA
                                                                                  BA in English Literature 1992 Cum Laude
experience

Flash Director 3.99-present
Bluemountain.com 149 New Montgomery, San Francisco, CA 94105
Responsible for creative direction of all Flash content for the market leader in electronic greeting cards. Managed and
directed a team of 8 senior and junior interactive artists in creation of compelling interactive Flash 5 content.
Designed, animated, and programmed interactive games and applications. Worked with major clients to create
effective integrated marketing strategies promoting the client's goals with Bluemountain branded interactive
applications. Created and updated technical specs for the flow and display of all Flash 5 content on the site.

Freelance Designer 11.97-3.99
Completed various design projects ranging from corporate identity programs (including signage) to elaborate
illustration projects. (Partial client list and projects follow)
          • CEI Competitive Enterprise Institute,1001 Connecticut Ave, NW, St 1250, Washington DC 20036
          Designed and illustrated 1998 and 1999 covers of annual report for public policy organization.
          • Tavolino, 401 Vallejo Street, San Francisco, CA 94133
          Designed identity program for Venetian/Californian restaurant. Project included creation of logotype, business
          papers, stationary and menus. In addition, oversaw production and installation of primary architectural
          signage. 9.97-6.98
          • Enrico's, 504 Broadway, San Francisco, CA 94133
          Redesigned and illustrated dinner and dessert menus for large North Beach supper club. Oversaw production
          and printing of menus. 3.97-8.98
          • Mermaid Inc., 8904 Camfield Drive, Alexandria, VA 22308
          Created integrated marketing plan entailing new logotype, business papers and illustrated marketing brochure
          for Washington DC based housecleaning service. Following implementation of marketing plan, client base
          and revenue increased 140%. 2.97-8.98
          • Lateral Communications, 559 Pacific Avenue #17, San Francisco, CA 94113
          Created 24 full color animations for two volumes in an ongoing "English Firsthand" series aimed at the
          Japanese educational market. 11.97-4.98

Assistant Design Editor 12.93-6.94
Healthcare Forum Journal, San Francisco, CA
Layout and design for industry specific magazine.

Editorial Assistant1993
Running Press Book Publishers, Philadelphia PA
In charge of writing introductions and flap copy for mid-sized trade publisher.

Production Assistant1992
Moneywise Magazine, London, England 1992
In charge of selection and layout of photographs and illustrations for monthly travel supplements in trade magazine
with circulation of 80K.

skills & awards

Print Magazine Interactive Annual 2001- Directed, illustrated, and programmed interactive "Express Cardmaker"
project for reflect.com. A branded application that allowed the user to pick and choose from a variety of styles and
elements and combine them to form a unique animated card.

Fluent in Flash 5 Actionscript (Completed Lynda.com Intensive Flash course 2000), Photoshop, Imageready,
Painter, Illustrator, SoundEdit, BBEdit, HTML, javascript.

								
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