Web Design Intern at Regalix
- Cupertino, California (San Francisco Bay Area)
- Graphic Design
Michael Deitchman's Overview
- Designer at M Designs
- Art Institute Of California - Silicon Valley
Michael Deitchman's Summary
I am a self-motivated professional, and always strive to give my best at work and in life. I adapt easily and learn new things quickly.
11+ years working in print production and design.
3+ years in web design and development
3+ years working in Marketing Industry (specifically e-marketing and trade show displays)
Graduated in September 2012 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Web Design and Interactive Media at the Art Institute of California - Silicon Valley (graduated with honors (3.7 cumulative GPA).
Michael Deitchman's Experience
Web Design Intern
Privately Held; 201-500 employees; Marketing and Advertising industry
September 2012 – February 2013 (6 months) Palo Alto, CA
Creating designs for websites and mobile app interfaces.
Creating info graphics and other graphical elements for marketing collateral.
Playing a key role in the redesign of the company website.
Working with a team to create interactive training apps for a major client.
Public Company; 11-50 employees; Media Production industry
February 2011 – October 2011 (9 months) Woodside, CA
-Creating mockup designs for client websites.
-Adding and editing content for client websites.
-Optimizing client-provided graphics for web use.
November 2010 – March 2011 (5 months) Sunnyvale, CA
-Running the day-to-day production in a sign/label shop specializing in Hazardous Communication Labels.
-Utilizing various tools such as Corel Draw, Adobe Illustrator, Wasatch RIP and others to layout, print and cut labels and signs.
-Processing orders, shipping, customer service, quality control and other duties as needed.
Assistant Store Manager
Public Company; 10,001+ employees; WAG; Retail industry
October 2009 – July 2010 (10 months) Palo Alto, CA
-Managing a team of employees with the goal of making our store the best that it can be.
-Maintaining cash flow, inventory, customer satisfaction, store neatness, and employee sanity.
-Training new hires, setting daily schedules, and generally making sure that everything ran smoothly.
Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Events Services industry
January 2007 – October 2008 (1 year 10 months) Sunnyvale, CA
-Produced graphics for trade show exhibits: this involved printing, laminating, trimming and attaching the graphics to frames.
-Vinyl work: file setup, cutting, and applying to various substrates.
-Quality control: I was the final link in the QC chain. As the last to set eyes on jobs leaving the building, I was ultimately responsible when things were done wrong.
Film and Print Technician
Calypso Imaging, Inc.
December 2003 – December 2006 (3 years 1 month) Santa Clara, CA
-Troubleshooting chemical, electrical and mechanical problems to keep our results consistant.
-Film processing: I ran production of slide, color negative and black and white films.
-Print production: I ran production of our large-format Lightjet printer.
-Digital production: spotting, color correcting and retouching high resolution scans. Setting up files for printing, and using our internal server to send jobs to the print station.
Photo Lab Supervisor
Public Company; 10,001+ employees; LDG; Retail industry
August 1998 – December 2003 (5 years 5 months) Milpitas, CA
-Running the day-today operations of the in-house one-hour photo lab (including: submitting reports, training new hires, safety training, ordering supplies, processing orders and quality assurance).
-Maintaining our relationships with our regular customers. Keeping people satisfied is the only way to bring them back to your company again.
-Customer service in the photo department and through the entire store.
Michael Deitchman's Projects
Team Members: Michael Deitchman
- January 2010 to Present
This is a personal site that I created for my wife for her ultra-distance bicycling. I created all of the graphic elements and content for the site (except that Joan wrote the 'about me' page).
The website is meant to showcase her racing accomplishments for her sponsors and friends and family to follow along.
Michael Deitchman's Skills & Expertise
- Adobe Creative Suite
- Logo Design
- Image Manipulation
- User Interface Design
- Image Editing
- Icon Design
- Color Correction
Michael Deitchman's Education
Art Institute Of California - Silicon Valley
Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Web Design and Interactive Media
2010 – 2012
Michael Deitchman's Additional Information
Photography, web design, Photoshop, Bicycling, Swimming, Running, Triathlon, Rock Climbing, Reading, Writing.
- Groups and Associations:
Silicon Valley Triathlon Club, Randonneurs USA, US Masters Swimming, Ultra-Marathon Cycling Association, Art Institute of Sunnyvale
- Honors and Awards:
Adobe Certified Expert -Photoshop CS4 (June 2009)
Contact Michael for:
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