• To provide companies and individuals with creative, innovative, contemporary and traditional marketing, outstanding graphic design, and online interactive website design/development that will inform, impress, inspire and motivate.

  • To supplement income with stable employment, while maintaining small business ownership.
  • High integrity / honesty / ethics – never compromising ideals or morals.
  • Reliable, responsible – someone you can trust in a world of vagaries.
  • Creative, unique, organized, efficient, high IQ, self-teaching, independent thinking.
  • Male, mature, stable, married.
  • Native English (American) & Italian (spoken)
  • Content editing for advertising/marketing, legal contracts, and technical
  • Over 25 years of marketing / graphics experience.
  • Over 26 years of management experience.
  • Translation of dozens of projects (from Italian to English).
  • Long history of increasing sales and profitability.
  • Proven ability to lead technical teams.
  • Skilled in all aspects of business management. View the "big picture."
  • Adept at planning, promotions, and project completion.
  • Dedicated, hard-working, able to multi-task effectively.
  • Outstanding skills in training, communication and leadership.
  • Able to work well alone. Reserved disposition. Unintrusive.

Creativity / Productivity

HTML (advanced), CSS (advanced), XML, Joomla (advanced – ver1.0 thru 2.6+), Magento, PHP, Javascript, Adobe Photoshop CS, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Acrobat Distiller, After Effects, Dreamweaver, CodeLobster, Stylizer 5, Adobe Encore, Flash, Adobe Premiere
Pro, Adobe Soundbooth, XnView, Corel Draw, MS Powerpoint, MS Publisher, OpenOffice Draw, OpenOffice Impress, Aiseesoft Ripper/Converter, FileZilla, Google Chrome, Firefox, IE, Opera, Nvu, SeaMonkey, many online utilities (DNS lookup, etc.), and more.

Management / Communications

Mozilla Thunderbird, MS Outlook, MS Word, MS Excel, OpenOffice Writer, OpenOffice Calc, Skype, GoogleTalk, Total Commander, Webmail (Horde, RoundCube, Webmail6.0, etc.), and more.

Accouting / Bookkeeping

Quickbooks Pro, MS Excel, OpenOffice Calc, etc.

1992 - Present

Endless Graphics / Endless Marketing Group - divisions of Endless Enterprises, LLC
Offices in: Tampa, FL, Miami, FL, Los Angeles, CA, Chicago, IL, Ancona, Italy
Owner / Creative Director / Chief Designer / Quality Control / Bookkeeping

  • Successfully designed and developed over 2,000 major website, branding and marketing design projects.
  • Several Client websites ranked top of Google and several other search engines. Several Clients have realized steady yearly online income in the millions. Clients have realized on average more than 10 times their investment in services.
  • Surveyed top 10% of all Internet Designers/Developers, 1995 thru 2003.
  • Offering wide variety of projects, including: Marketing Consultations, Branding/identity Design, Graphic Design for All Business Communications, Complex website information cataloging structures, Blogging Websites, Ecommerce / Point-of-Sale Websites (thousands of products catalog), Multi-Tier / Multi-User Level Restricted Access Online Resources, Membership Websites, Mobile Websites, Websites for iPhone, SmartPhone, Andriods, Tablests, etc., Social Networking Beautification, Multi-Language Localization, Translation (Italian / English), Touch-Screen Automation Interface Design.
  • Built up a portfolio of several hundred clients.
  • Developed numerous Training Materials and Presentations for both clients and team.
  • Develop and implement new sales and marketing strategies to clients and team.
  • Manage all in-house bookkeeping, payroll, and cost control.

 

1997 – 1999

Design Strategies, Inc. LA, CA
General Partner / Website Structure Coding and Internet Specialist

  • Successfully designed and developed over 200 major website, branding and marketing design projects.
  • Partner in Design for Website project valued at $500,000.
  • Headed up Web and Internet operations and consultations.

 

1993 – 1998

Earthlink, Inc. LA, CA
Advanced Tier 2 Technical Support Department Manager

  • Established and Headed up Earthlink’s Tier II Technical Support Team.
  • Serviced all VIPs, General Partners, Support Escalations, and Impossible-Client problem solving.
  • Supervised Support for technology including Dial-Up, ISDN, DSL, Satellite, LAN and Frame Relay.
  • A contributor in taking Earthlink from 30 clients up to 600,000 clients.

 

1985–1993

(Self-Employed / Freelance) LA, CA
Computer Systems / Database and Accounting Programs

  • Consultation for computers, Database architecture design, and Accounting programs.
  • Built up list of clients assisting in general computer consultation, inventory and accounting systems.

 

1986 – 1992

ReadyExpress Trucking & Delivery, Inc. LA, CA
Limited Partner / Operations Manager / Driver Trainer / Scheduler/Dispatcher / Lead Driver

  • Established the company from Start-up to over $160,000 monthly revenue.
  • Establishment and Headed of Operations.
  • Driver Team Trainer.
  • Dispatcher / Lead Driver / Supervisor

1999 – Present

Independent Study, Private Courses and Classes
Marketing Specialist

  • Surveys, Tabulations, and Summaries
  • Marketing Systems / Methodology
  • Impression Testing / Market Testing
  • Statistic Analysis
  • Integrated Campaign Design
  • Product Packing and Pricing
  • Internet Marketing, Press Releases, Public Relations
  • Social Networking
  • Search Engine Optimization

 

1986 – Present

Independent Study, Private Courses and Classes
Management

  • Business Analysis / Brainstorming / Business Strategic Planning
  • Administrative Organization Hierarchy
  • Communications
  • Operations Management / Project Execution
  • Organization of Command Channels, Production Flow Charts
  • Establishing Divisions / Departments / Project Tasking
  • Goals Setting, Policy and Team Guidelines
  • Job Descriptions / Team Training and Quality Control
  • Information Systems / Reporting / Statistical Management
  • Effective Leadership and Correction of Team Members

 

1997 – Present

Independent Study, Several Flight Schools
Aviation - Private Pilot

  • General Aviation for small planes and helicopter.
  • Instrument Flight Rules (student)
  • Over 4000 hours Simulation

 

1987 – Present

Self-Taught, Independent Study
Graphic Design

  • Impression Tests
  • Essentials of Graphics for Advertising
  • Typography
  • Color Theory – Distances / Color Harmony / Moods and Color Pallets
  • Contrast of Opposites in Graphic Design (Thick vs Thin, Light vs Dark, etc.)
  • Eye Trail
  • Hierarchy of Graphic Elements
  • Inviting Interest
  • Mood Lines
  • Positioning
  • Negative Space / White Space
  • Advanced Montage techniques
  • Optical Illusions / Surrealism

 

1989 - Present

Independent Study, Private Courses and Classes
Financial Management

  • Planning / Budgeting / Cash Management
  • Allocations / Budgeting by Statistical Analysis
  • Bookkeeping / Accounting for Small Business
  • Monitoring / Reporting
  • Viability / Solvency and Remedies
  • Reserve Accounts / Assets
  • Purchase Order Systems
  • Fund Raising / Investors
  • Investment Strategies / Building Assets
  • Management of Financial Duress
  • Credit and Maintaining
  • Account Receivables / Collections

 

1976 – 1979

Santa Ana College, CA
College

  • Majoring in Calculus and General Electronics.

 

English / Italian

Bi-Lingual

  • Native English (American) - College level / Marketing / Legal
  • Moderate Fluent Italian since 2007
  • Translation of dozens of projects (Italian to English)

Experienced Traveler

  • Italy, England, France, Austria, Switzerland, Denmark, Germany
  • (U.S.A.) California, Oregon, Washington, Nevada, Utah, Arizona, Colorado, Chicago, New York, Wash. D.C., Texas, Florida.

Private Pilot

  • Private Pilot for General Aviation Small Planes and Helicopters (Helicopter student)
  • AOPA Membership

Musician – Composer / Drummer/Percussion

  • Drummer/Percussion for 38 years
  • Music Composer for 10 years, including Performances
  • Performance Art
  • Sound Designer
  • Sound Engineer / Mixer for studio and live music.