“Hawaiian” Bryan Hey

Product Manager

Profile


I am a creative web developer, graphic designer, multimedia developer, and video producer. I have lead the way in producing successful client projects for industry leaders, including The Washington Post, Best Western, Adidas, Best Buy, Circuit City, K‐swiss, H&H Carpet, Zales, Nylint, Red Wing, Reebok, and Revell. My strong, hands‐on creative background in content development, creative direction, interface design, photography, video production, and graphic design makes me a vital addition to any project team. My cutting edge technical skillset compliments my communication skills, strong work ethic, and the leadership abilities to build high performance teams.

Experience


Instructional Design Consultant

SIA, Vancouver, BC

As a consultant, I analyzed customer needs and expectations; designed the final product, interactive and print collateral; planned the overall schedule, budget and final scope of work, alpha and beta tested the deliverables with intended instructors, monitored and controlled the progress of the program/project using appropriate evaluation techniques (including pilot-testing), and closed the program/project to the satisfaction of the customer.

Product Manager

RK Netmedia/Mindgeek, Miami Beach, FL

I spearheaded front‐end UI development for Mindgeek's RK Netmedia branch of online content. I leverage web standards, HTML5, CSS3, PHP, and JavaScript to create an engaging experience for millions of daily users. My ability to take charge of site-wide QA streamlined accessibility, usability, and design of award‐winning websites. I also pioneered online video advertising banners, as well as tablet‐ focussed web applications and websites.

Frontend Developer

Washington Post, Washington, DC

I was in integral front-end coder for the production of the Washington Post's online classified ads system.

Production Designer/Multimedia Specialist

Nueweb Inc., Blacksburg, VA

I was instrumental in the company's founding in 1998, when I developed the prototype Flash‐based VR model. In 1999, I joined the company full‐time to produce award‐winning Flash‐based object VRs and product tutorials for commercial web sites. Clients included Adidas, Best Buy, Circuit City, K‐swiss, H&H Carpet, Zales, Nylint, Red Wing, Reebok, and Revell. Our company became the go-to company for online sales enhancement, and increased our clients web revenue almost tenfold.

Director of Web Services, Multimedia Systems & Applications Specialist,
Instructional Liaison, and Operations Assistant

Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

I headed planning, design, and coding teams to produce dynamic, award-winning educational media for use by faculty and staff. I provided facility equipment support and maintenance, as well as multimedia design, implementation, media editing, and project management for a high‐end multimedia studio production environment. My duties also included training faculty and staff in many industry standard multimedia authoring products such as the Adobe Creative Suite, and the Apple Professional postproduction suite.

Education


Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA

Bachelor of Art and Art History

Focussed in Digital Art and Design

Graduated 1999

Skills


    • Software
    • Mac OS
    • Windows
    • Adobe Creative Cloud
    • Final Cut Pro
    • Maya
    • MS Office
    • Apple iWork
    • Coding
    • HTML5
    • CSS3
    • Javascript
    • PHP
    • MySQL
    • Aptitude
    • Data/trend Analysis
    • Quality Analysis
    • Print Design
    • Photography
    • Project Management
    • Mobile Development
    • Multitasking
    • Studio Production