June 2011 – Present : West-Camp Press, Inc. Westerville, OH
Manager, Web DevelopmentResponsibilities include project scope outline and quotation, oversight of project development and personnel, client technical support,
management and administration of 2 internal and 2 external servers, as well as application development. Development environment consists primarily of
ASP.NET and Coldfusion applications, utilizing SQL Server and MySQL DBMS, with application scopes encompassing web to print,
multi-channel marketing and e-commerce solutions.
February 2004 – June 2011 : Central Ohio Graphics, Inc. Columbus, OH
General Manager, Production Operations : May 2009 – June 2011
Assumed responsibilities for day to day production operations, scheduling and personnel. Administrative duties included oversight of
personnel staffing, training, scheduling, discipline and review, implementation and improvement of production and quality control
procedures and processes, oversight of equipment service and maintenance. Effectively introduced an environment that was heavily reliant on
cross-training and cross departmental collaboration through emphasis on team and moral building, and job process ownership.
Digital Production Operations Manager : January 2006 – May 2009
Assumed Management duties of monochrome and color digital production departments in addition to prepress and web development management
responsibilities. Primary function was to improve quality, consistency and efficiency in digital production while introducing initiatives
to minimize departmental costs.
Manager: Prepress, Internal Design and Web Development : February 2004 – January 2006
Initial task assignment was start up of internal digital prepress department. Procured, installed and maintained necessary hardware/software,
CTP and proofing systems, as well as implementing departmental procedures. Administrative duties included staffing and personnel management.
Assumed web development responsibilities, and was responsible for project management, staffing and oversight of web development and internal
August 2000 – February 2004 : Bindery & Specialties Pressworks Inc. Plain City, OH
Prepress Specialist / Web Design and Development
Following the announcement of National Graphics closing, I served as the sole 2nd shift operator for first 2 years of employment.
Duties included conventional prepress stripping and proofing, digital desktop file preparation, color correction, scanning,
imposition, ripping, trapping and output. Additionally tasked with various web design and development projects for both static and dynamic websites.
January 2000 – August 2000 : National Graphics Columbus, OH
Prepress Specialist / Web Design
Working as coordinator for National’s projects at Spectrum, I was recruited to assist in the installation of a digital prepress solution.
Duties included conventional prepress stripping and proofing, digital desktop file preparation, color correction, scanning, imposition, ripping, trapping and output.
Additionally tasked with various web design projects for static websites.
June 1999 – January 2000 : Spectrum Electronic Prepress Solutions/LithoKraft II Columbus, OH
Office Manager, Customer Support
Recruited to aid in customer support, duties included client technical support,
quotation and work order generation, digital desktop file preparation. It was at
Spectrum where I was initially introduced to Web Design in it’s infancy.
April 1989 – June 1999 : Central Ohio Graphics, Inc. Columbus, OH
Production, Estimating, Customer Service Support and Management
My first employment as a freshman in hight school, I was assigned general housekeeping and custodial duties.
I subsequently worked in the warehouse and in conventional prepress. Following graduation I moved to a full time
position in bindery while continuing to assist in prepress. During college I transitioned to the press room,
where I stayed for several years operating presses ranging from duplicators to half size sheet-fed, until offered
an opportunity in estimating. Shortly following, I was assigned to customer service. I was later offered the customer
service manager position which was held until my departure in 1999. During slow periods in college, I spent brief tenures
at both SouthPrint and Fineline Graphics as a press helper on 4 and 6-color 40” sheet-fed presses.