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									                           Alan Minors
  PHONE: 612 9804 0869 • MOBILE: 0419 988 65 3 • E-MAIL: alan@inflame.tv




SUMMARY


          Highly qualified and experienced, usability designer and information architect. With
          strong project planning and team leadership skills.

          Proficient with all applications included in the Adobe Creative Suite (see a full list of
          applications below). Experience with technologies including HTML, DHTML, CSS,
          Actionscript and JavaScript.

          Able to work on several projects at once and produce positive results under minimal
          supervision. A creative thinker, with strong communication skills. Team player who
          enjoys a collaborative work approach and a desire to mentor where possible.


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


          Centrebet/Sportingbet - Content & Media Production Manager, May 2006 to
          August 2012

          Centrebet Australia’s first online bookmaker, recently acquired by Sportingbet, to form
          Australia’s second largest corporate bookmaker.

          First employed as Head Producer, part of the Centrebet I.T. department. Lead a team
          of up to eleven designers and developers, charged with providing Centrebet’ assets,
          with quick turnaround times, high volume & high quality output, over a vast range of
          online & offline assets.

          Moved across to Centrebet‘s Marketing team and the position of Content & Usability
          Manager. Leading design on Centrebet’s wagering platform, charged with the new look
          and feel for the future of their website, delivering many new products to the site,
          whilst enhancing the user experience and aesthetics of the site.

          During 2010 responsible for a full rebrand and redesign of the company and site,
          completed in December 2010.

          2011 worked in conjunction with TigerSpike to deliver Centrebet’s first smart phone &
          iPhone App, ensuring high conformity to brand guidelines, providing strong brand
          recognition across platforms.

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Role was changed to Content & Media Production Manager after the acquisition of
Centrebet by Sportingbet. Charged with delivering a high quality corporate video
facility.

The facility installed into new premises on the 30th floor of Sydney’s CBD, incorporated
a three camera, full HD, as live production studio and edit suite. Capable of producing
video for TV, utilising a green screen to create a virtual set/environment.

Also responsible for producing Centrebet and Sportingbet radio ads, classifying and
distributing Centrebet TVC’s for broadcast.



TeleTech - Multimedia Producer, June 1999 to July 2005

TeleTech’s primary business is outsourced customer relationship management
accounts. They are highly focused on state of the art technology to provide “eCRM”
solutions to their clients.

Originally hired to design and help implement the company’s first knowledge
management system. Responsible for TeleTech’s corporate intranet vision,
development and deployment. Day to day tasks performed at TeleTech included;
requirements gathering, analysis, design, media production, development, testing,
documentation, proposal writing, project planning, budgeting and management. Client
liaison both in Australia and overseas; also involved in the business development
process.

Other types of media developed for TeleTech included screensavers, desktops images
and corporate, cultural and sales videos. The technologies and applications mostly
used at TeleTech included; Photoshop and Flash. With TeleTech for over six years and
always exceeded their expectations.

Accomplishments while at TeleTech include;

       Designed graphical user interfaces for many web based systems including;

            o   Knowledge management applications

            o   Corporate internet, intranet and extranet sites

       Develop strategy/vision for corporate intranet, including

            o   Design and produce Flash based intranet portal

            o   Scope and design intranet content development tool; allowing
                administrators to create and manage content without the need for
                specialist skills

            o   Strategy for document management

            o   Strategy for workflow management

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       Plan, budget and manage systems projects

       Liaise with clients both locally and overseas

       Manage development staff across numerous projects

       Develop media in collaboration with business development, including;

            o   Interactive presentations

            o   DVD quality video

            o   Screensaver and diagrams



IBM Global Services Australia - Media Producer, April 1994 to February 1999

Contracted by IBM Global Services Australia (IBM GSA) to design graphics and
multimedia for an interactive presentation, developed using some or their own
internally built presentation software; upon completion of which, assumed a fulltime
role with in the eBusiness Centre.

At the time the eBusiness Centre was the industry leader and a forerunner to today’s
web-shops. They had a large amount of input in the creation and evolution of
departmental process and procedures with in the industry that are still in use today.

Duties included client liaison, team leading/creation, and project management,
usability design & information architecture for numerous websites.

Personally project managed and designed, Ansett’s internal corporate flight booking
system. This was Australia’s first online flight booking system. The project involved
detailed costing and planning, in liaison with IBM GSA management and the client
based in Melbourne. The application was an intranet, developed using mainly ASP
which was also a new technology then.

Produced various 3D animations and art directed on various 3D animation projects,
using 3DStudio Max. Also developed multimedia presentations for press/product
releases; these were developed to show off new IBM products like the latest laptops.

Accomplishments while at IBM GSA include;

       Design and produce websites for clients including;

            o   Mitsubishi Electric

            o   CountryLink Rail

            o   PGA Australia

            o   Ansett Australia


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                       o   Mayne Health

                       o   SOCOG

                       o   IBM and IBM GSA

                  Design and produce press release multimedia presentations

                  Develop and deploy processes and procedures used to manage projects with in
                   the IBM GSA eBusiness Centre

                  Design and produce numerous promotional pieces in both print and interactive
                   media


EDUCATION


            2003 to 2006           University of Technology Sydney
            Graduate Diploma in Interactive Multimedia
            Completed – [Distinction]

            1988 to 1991            Randwick College of TAFE
            Graphic Design Certificate
            Completed - [Credit]

            1980 to 1981           Sydney College of TAFE
            Tracing Certificate
            Completed - [Credit]


AWARDS & ACCREDITATIONS


            2004   Management Systems Auditing              SAI Global
            2002   Excellence Award                         TeleTech
            2002   Project Management Workshop              Kepner Tregoe
            2001   Exceptional Service Award                TeleTech
            2000   Advanced Flash                           Firmware
            2000   JavaScript for Non-Programmers           Firmware
            1998   Lotus Notes Introduction                 Lotus
            1997   Project Management Fundamentals          IBM
            1996   3DStudio Max                             Autodesk


SOFTWARE COMPETENCIE S


            Adobe Creative Suite

                  Photoshop

                  Illustrator

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                 InDesign

                 Flash

                 Dreamweaver

                 Fireworks

                 Premiere

                 After Effects

                 Audition

                 Media Encoder

          Avid

                 Media Composer

          Ross

                 Carbonite (Vision Switcher)

                 Xpression

          Autodesk

                 Maya

                 3DS Max

          Microsoft

                 Windows

                 Office

          Apple

                 Mac OS

                 Quicktime

          Sorenson

                 Squeeze


REFEREES UPON REQUEST




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