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Ty
Truong
Tran
Info@ByCustomDesign.com

Education
BFA
California State University Fullerton

Skills
Adobe
Technology
Microsoft
Dreamweaver, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator
HTML, ASP, PHP, DHTML, JavaScript
Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint


Experience
02/2010 — Ongoing
Samsung
Irvine, California
Web Designer / Consultant

Samsung SISA Samsung Information Systems America (SISA) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd, South Korea. SISA is headquartered in San Jose, CA. with offices across the US. SISA is engaged in researching emerging technology to create new businesses, and developing core technology to enhance the competitiveness of Samsung's products. SISA offers a competitive compensation package for R&D achievements so that researchers can focus on developing cutting edge technology. The primary research areas of SISA include: OS and Services, User Experience, DTV, Printer, HDD, SSD, Wireless Protocols and Standardization.

  • Redevelop the current SISA website to the look and feel of www.samsung.com
  • Corporate website consistency
  • Professional web design with photos
  • Ease of maintenance
  • Stay within budget
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Mobile website

Experience
04/2005 — Current
Glidewell Laboratories
Newport Beach, California
Web Developer

Glidewell Laboratories is the world’s largest dental laboratory with eight separate laboratories in China, Costa Rica and Mexico.

  • Assists in conception design solutions for each of the eight dental labs and guide approved solutions from initial ideas to finish product.
  • Successful interpersonal skills with Vice President of Marketing and Sales, Marketing Manager and Design Director.
  • Detailed-oriented, completes projects well before specified timeframe, follows directions well, works well under pressure and deadlines.
  • Manage two other production designers.
  • Produces storyboards and sample layouts to Marketing Department for design selection and approval.
  • Assists art direction in Model photo shoots.
  • Print mechanicals and overlook press approvals.
  • Motivated, independent, technically gifted, self-starter, able to work independently or as the leader of a team.
  • Able to thrive in fast changing environments by learning new technologies quickly.
  • Lead, design, develop, implement, and maintain web applications.
  • Hand code in HTML, ASP, PHP, DHTML, JavaScript.

Experience
04/2009 — 06/2010
Smart Levels Media
Irvine, California
Web Programmer

Smart Level Media offers the highest quality commercial and express printing as well as a full range of graphics and marketing services from concept to shipping and fulfillment. We produce all of our Full Color Printing in-house and are located in the heart of Orange County, CA.

  • Responsible for the development and implementation of design solutions for the company and its clients' projects across media, from print to interactive media.
  • Created corporate image and identity, advertising, annual reports, brochures, direct marketing mailers, packaging, posters, and e-commerce web pages from initial concept layouts and execution to completion.
  • Produced innovative and strategic driven graphic design that can easily fly through the pre-production stages of print, electronic, and digital based forms of marketing and advertising communication.
  • Possess solid instincts for delivering the right message with the right "look and feel" to an intended audience in extraction to; excellent design taste, advanced typographic sensibility, terminology, recognition, and usage.

Experience
03/2003 — 04/2009
Simetra Systems
El Segundo, California
Web Programmer

Simetra Systems offers certified professional programming and development utilizing the latest technology and years of experience.

  • Plan, create, and execute graphical treatments across a variety of mediums, including Web Design and Print Design.
  • Designed and maintained user interface graphics, magazine advertisements, product logos, and tradeshow pieces.
  • Work within a multi-disciplinary team environment and collaborate with content experts, clients, project managers, programmers and copy writers.
  • Collaborate with Marketing Director and other department members to help develop departmental standards, best practices and procedures.
  • Provide support for any last minute technical changes and/or adjustments to insure that the final published product performs to spec.
  • Possess knowledge and understanding of browser specific requirements as they relate to the visual design and functionality of web site interfaces.