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Who is Dando?

I'm a Lead Front-End Developer from Greenville, SC.
I enjoy turning complex ideas into simple, beautiful designs. When I'm not coding or designing, you'll find me at home with my family or out in my workshop.

Some of my latest work



Barberitos.com

Project: Full redesign, branding, message. Each page was hand tailored to keep the look and more importantly the message intact.
Platform: Wordpress

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DOM360.com

Project: To create a new look, feel and message. Being in the automotive marketing vertical I "geared" the site to emulate our passion for the field that we work in.
Platform: Wordpress

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Contology.com

Project: To create a sales site for our companies in-house sofware. This site was created as a lead generation tool so that our sales team could follow on the leads.
Platform: Wordpress

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Lending360.net

Project: Complete redesign, message, look and feel. From the logo to custom loan types. Fully animated hero slider showcasing a few of the loan types and message.
Platform: Wordpress

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andDonovan.com

Project: To create a new site and all of the branding. Really swung for the fences on this one. We were going for something different and fresh.
Platform: Wordpress

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10starfitness.com

Project: To create a new look and feel for the clients website. We did this by changing the flow of the site as well as brand positioning.
Platform: Wordpress

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Daniel Austin
Lead Front-End Developer

586.337.6689
109 Roberts Hill Drive
Taylors, SC 29687

PROFILE

  • 10 years of fast paced, multi platform Design / Marketing firm experience
  • In-depth understanding of current web standards
  • Ability to learn and adapt to new software, design styles
  • Ability to produce quality work for tight deadlines
TECH SKILLS

Design:

  • Logo Design
  • Website Design
  • Client Branding
  • Web Ready Graphics and optimization
  • Print Ready Design Work

Development Languages & Variants:

  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • CSS & HTML5
  • Javascript (jQuery, jQuery UI, Ajax)
  • Wordpress & Wordpress Plugins
EXPERIENCE

DOM360 – Greenville, SC — Lead Front-End Developer (2014-Present)

Manages the IT and Technology Department. Which entails server maintenance, Client SSL's and domains, manages the companies employee hardware. Develops and manages all websites for internal and external clients. Assists the application development team on the company’s internal and client facing web application. Also develops and maintains numerous standalone content generating applications.

Selected accomplishments and assignments:

  • Moved the company to fully Cloud Based. Allowing everyone to work remote as needed.
  • Lead the newly created website division, this speeds up turn around time and increases profit.
  • Oversees a small team of developers that maintain and create all email marketing and site content for clients.
  • Created and maintained a multi page templating system.
  • Developed a system for creating Dynamic Google and Facebook remarketing ads by systematically pulling data from automotive dealership inventory feeds.
  • Created, in entirety, the concept, website and branding for andDonovan.

Futuremedia Interactive – Saratoga Springs, NY — Graphic Designer/3D Generalist (2008-2013)

Responsible for creating all 3D models, characters, textures and animations for use in games for iOS and web. Created and maintained all assets for Toshiba America Consumer Products website and training sites. Created and maintained XML files, pages, tests and images for use in Cengage Online learning Platform.

Selected accomplishments and assignments:

  • Designed and Created original 3D assets for Ghost Hand Games released titles for the iPhone and iPad: NutChuckin, Snowbrawlin and Sakura Dreams. This kept the project in-house saving time and money.
  • Created and maintained original 3D models as well as all Action Script files for Think breakfast. A project for New York State public school systems. Teaching children how to eat healthy while having fun.
  • Created original animations, tutorials, production graphics, 3D models and content for Toshiba America Consumer Products. Creating assets for Toshiba products in 3D saved time and money when the client could not provide assets.
  • Created and maintained all XML files, reading pages, section tests and images for Cengage Online Learning Platform. Keeping continuity from section to section as well as very clean easy to read code.
  • Worked closely with McMurray/TMG to relay out the Charles Schwab financial Magazine to fit the aspect ratio and size of the iPad. Using Adobe InDesign and PDF’s allowed us to add simple animation, popups and transitions to an otherwise static magazine.
EDUCATION

Savannah College of Art and Design 2003-2007

Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), Visual Effects / Animation / Interactive Game Design

Let's stay in touch

Daniel Austin
586.337.6689
109 Roberts Hill Drive
Taylors, SC 29687