Birmingham, Alabama, 35209
Mobile Phone: 706-224-4104
Online Portfolio: http://www.williamweems.com
Senior UI Designer
11/2010 – Current
Red Cedar Solutions Group | Okemos, MI
I currently design interfaces for interactive software reporting systems that analyze data and monitor success of
the Michigan's Education system. I translate usability data gathered from focus groups and user perceptions into
wireframes and user interface designs. I collaborate with clients, marketing, sales force, product and project
management, and application developers to create mock-ups, icon and charting systems, and final working
models of the application. My designs are provided to the engineering team to be implemented into live
applications. I also design logos, brochures, pop displays, mailers, email campaigns, themes for social media and
other brand related materials for product promotion.
5/2010 – 7/2010 (Freelance)
eSilo | Jupiter, FL
I designed the interface for an enterprise level software solution suite. I created wireframes, mockups, icon sets
and final working models for the development team to implement. I also worked with the firm’s CEO and
Marketing Director to design logos, letterhead, business cards, presentations and other brand related materials
for product promotion.
Skills: Adobe CS4 (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Flash and Fireworks), MS PowerPoint, CSS, HTML,
4/2010 – 5/2010 (CONTRACT)
RR Donnelley/Project Center | Atlanta, GA
I provided design services to the Project Center, R.R. Donnelley’s in-house multimedia production agency. Project
Center requested a one month contract to design a website around one of their corporate clients. I provided
conceptual designs based on the project requirements. I converted the final design to code and completed the
project. I also provided consultation concerning upcoming mobile application projects.
Skills: Adobe CS4 (Photoshop, Illustrator, and Fireworks), CSS, HTML
4/2010 – 5/2010 (CONTRACT)
Ballard Design | Atlanta, GA
Ballard requested my services to assist with the design of their large scale e-commerce website. While on the
project, I also designed presentations, web banners, email campaigns, blog and social media updates, and other
web based materials.
Skills: Adobe CS4 (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Fireworks), HTML, CSS, WordPress
Mobile Application UI Designer
1/2010 – 3/2010 (CONTRACT)
Wipro Technologies | Atlanta, GA
I designed interfaces for AT&T’s smart phone applications. I created wire frames, visual design documentation,
icon systems, and other required elements that were provided to the development team offshore in India.
Skills: Adobe CS4 (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Fireworks), OmniGraffle
Senior UI Designer
11/2009 – 12/2009 (CONTRACT)
Professional Insight | Atlanta, GA
As Senior UI Designer for this 1 month contract, I designed the interface for an iPhone pregnancy application,
which was based on information from the book You: Having A Baby, by Dr. Oz. I designed wireframes, mockups
and final concepts that were provided to the engineering team.
Skills: Adobe CS4 (Photoshop, Illustrator, and Fireworks)
8/2009 – 9/2009 (CONTRACT)
The University of Georgia Honors Programs | Athens, GA
I designed a new website for the Honors Program at the University of Georgia. I created mockups and final
layouts that I converted to W3C compliant code. I also created video clips and provided photography services for
Senior Web Designer
12/2008 – 2/2009
WebMD | Atlanta, GA
In my role as Senior Web Designer at WebMD, I was involved in the redesign of the primary website. I also
collaborated with the team of designers, programmers, art directors, project managers, marketing and editorial
directors to create mockups, interfaces, ad campaigns, concept boards, and other web and print related materials.
I used various content and project management tools to manage project time-lines and content development.
Skills: Adobe CS4 (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Fireworks), Microsoft Office
Web Developer Principal
6/2002 – 12/2008
University of Georgia | Athens, GA
As Web Developer Principal at the University of Georgia, I was the lead web designer/developer for the oldest
and largest college on campus, consisting of 40+ departments and programs. I provided design services such as
web design/development, graphic design, photography, audio/video multimedia creation, and consultation. I
collaborated with committees, Department/Program Directors, IT liaisons and developers to design an estimated
150 websites during my time there of 7 years. I managed project time-lines, budget, and the college's web team.
6/1997 – 6/2002
North Carolina Zoological Park | Asheboro, NC
My position as Webmaster for the North Carolina Zoological Park provided some unique and rewarding
experiences as a designer. I oversaw the primary website and intranet. I provided web/graphic design, digital
photography, and video/multimedia services. My designs, illustrations, videos and photographs were used in large
scale exhibits, POP displays, vehicle wraps, web cams, partner websites, television, interactive kiosks,
educational materials, and multiple websites.
Skills: Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Flash, Photoshop, Illustrator, Freehand, Quark, Corel Draw, Sony Vegas,
(1992) Associates Degree, Bessemer State Technical College | Birmingham, AL
(1995) Computer Graphics, the Art Institute of Atlanta | Atlanta, GA
Continued Education: Dreamweaver Advanced, Flash Development Advanced, Corel Draw Advanced, Adobe
Photoshop Advanced, Windows NT Server Administration, Networked Multimedia Applications and Technology,
Streamlining Web Content and Global Networking, XML, PHP
Professional Courses: Time Management, Team Building, Managing Others, Resolving Differences in the Work
Place, Security Training: Identity Theft, Relaxation Under Pressure
Years of Experience: 23
Adobe CS5 (Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Flash, Freehand, Illustrator and InDesign), Microsoft Office,