About

Brian Heyob — Website & Application UI Designer / Developer based in Columbus, Ohio

My name is Brian Heyob and I have over 18 years of professional experience in web and mobile design and development. I have developed a unique balance of creative and technical expertise. I love creating clean, beautiful interface designs to create a unique user experience. I have worked for high-end web development companies and enjoyed a successful career as a freelance web designer.


Professional Career

Red Hawk Technologies
Website & Application UI Designer
August 2010 - Present

  • Lead visual and interactive designer for desktop and mobile applications
  • Front-end development focused on standard-compliant HTML, CSS and cross-browser compatibility
  • Work closely with Software Developers throughout projects
  • Maintain and update many corporate websites

Heyob Design, LLC.
Freelance Web & Graphic Designer
April 2004 - August 2010

  • Develop websites from design through production
  • Created designs for websites, logos and e-newsletters
  • Maintained positive client relationships throughout projects

Digital Bang
Creative Developer
June 2000 - April 2004

  • The creation and optimization of quality interactive design for use on the internet, intranets, in animations and presentations
  • Thorough knowledge of user interface design, database driven websites and cross-browser development
  • Worked closely with Software Developers throughout projects
  • Maintained and updated many corporate websites

Heinz & Associates
Creative Developer
April 2000 - June 2000

  • Handled the design and development of web sites using HTML and Flash

Interactive Media, A Division of Total Prepress Services
Interactive Designer
April 1997 - April 2000

  • Helped develop Interactive department
  • Handled the design and development for many corporate web sites & CD-ROM's using HTML and Flash
  • Designed and produced print based materials

Dee Sign
Graphic Designer
January 1995 - April 1997

  • Designed and produced artwork for various signage products
  • Preformed preprinting tasks including color trapping and film separations

Skills

  • Accomplished with the latest versions of Dreamweaver, Photoshop, lllustrator, and Microsoft Office Products
  • Experienced in HTML5, CSS3, ASP.NET, Foundation (ZURB), jQuery, Actionscripting, W3C Standards, and Proprietary CMS
  • Extensive knowledge in cross-browser compatibility, web usability and functionality

Education

Cincinnati Academy of Design, Cincinnati, OH
Graduated, August 1993

  • Completed an intense two year program focusing on the development of full campaigns, including layout, design, and storyboards
  • Received eight Best of the Month" awards, three "Best of Shows" awards, and the 1993 Crystal Apple Award for "Student of the Year"

Brian Heyob

Get In Touch

Phone: (859) 240-9058
Email: brian@heyobdesign.com
Twitter: twitter.com/Heyob
LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/heyob
Columbus, OH, USA

Download Resume