Hello and good day to you,
Allow me a few moments to introduce myself, and provide a brief summary of my experience.
My name is Matt Chaikin. I am a Design Professional, UX/UI designer, Logo, Web, and Digital Visual Designer, Design Team Lead, and Art Director with over 20 years of experience with a Fortune 5 company.
In my previous roles, I have supported strategic marketing efforts, facilitating the design and delivery of high-profile products and services, and have lead teams in creating exceptional deliverables.
Repeatedly clients inform me how my experience benefited design decisions.
My design experience is well-suited for your design needs. My work as a Digital Artist in Print, Web & Mobile demonstrates my value to a successful digital experience.
I seek to share my passion for design, quality, expertise, and efficiency. These are some of the qualities required to being a successful designer and is something that I strive to bring to all my projects.
Because of my of years brand design experience, I understand the importance of a brand-first position. This need for consistency is the backbone of the digital experience, including environmental, packaging, product, Print design and layout, and typography.
Additionally, my work experience includes; Promotion for product and services, responsive website design and layout, logo and icon design and creation, financial, marketing, and sales brochures, PSA’s, writing and CMS, UI/UX.
What makes me a uniquely qualified candidate include my background and experience in digital design, marketing, and advertising, as well as TV & film production. I am a great team player and not one to require being the center of attention all the time.
My tech background is rooted in web and mobile, for B2C/B2B, marketing, products, and services, corporate, public, and enterprise levels, for internal and external clients.
Additionally, I have dedicated 1000’s of volunteer hours as Program Director, managing after-school educational programs. This program promotes STEAM education, including science, technology, art, sports, wellness, healthy living, and environmental education.
I aim to deliver quality work, share my experience, and bring fresh ideas to your project. I am energetic, supportive, and encouraging. People often say I am clever, easygoing, creative, and almost as funny as I think I am.
A few things you might want to know about me:
• I very much enjoy providing creative direction, creative collaboration, and the very act of the design process.
• I have had extensive corporate training and education in team building programs and exercises.
• I hold contributors to a high standard, and I easily grasp the needs of the business, goals, and strategy.
• I am comfortable speaking up, can express and support my design decisions, and am eager to contribute.
Thanks for taking the time to learn some more about me.