Curriculum Vitae

Full Name: Juan E. Zerpa
DOB: 5-6-1968
Location: Charlotte, NC

Contact Info:
design@zgraphik.com
jeza2112@gmail.com

Sports: Skateboard, Snowboard
Activities: Music Production, Recording, Drums

  • Web/Graphic Design, JQuery, Front End/UI Design, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Instructional Design, CSS, Branding & Identity, Animation, HTML, Video Production, Flash, MAYA, Motion Graphics, After Effects, Premiere, Wordpress, Multimedia, Sound Production/Recording (Pro-Tools, Logic Pro X, WAVES)

  • Charlotte, NC | January 2016 – March 2017

    Task(s) and Responsibilities: Interactive Design, E-Marketing, E-Blast, Landing Pages. Creating internal communication(s) and B2B/Electronic Campaigns for Wells Fargo and clients/vendors.

    Platform(s): Eloqua (Oracle) and Exact Target (Sales Force). HTML5, CSS, JQuery, Adobe Suite.

  • Florida & NC | June 2013 – December 2016

    MAIN CLIENT: STELLAR HOMES GROUP
    Web & Interface Design, Conceptualization, Motion Graphics and Multimedia. Managing and creating assets for Stellar Homes Group (Reals Estate Industry): e-Blast, re-targeting, SEO, maintaining/up-dating all websites, landing pages, creating multiple forms and up-dating all social networks. Technologies (Constant Contact, I-Contact, Marketo, Wordpress, HTML, CSS, Adobe Suite) Creating all assets for trade shows and printing material.

    Stellar Homes Group Websites:
    http://www.shgre.com
    http://www.stellarhomesgroup.com
    http://www.stellarresidential.com
    http://wwwstellardevelopment.com
    http://www.piazzanavonahomes.com

    Other
    Websites/Clients:

    Current: http://dyk-music.com/
    Current: http://breathe-ritemold.com/
    Current: http://dukoff.com/
    Current: http://dunasound.com/
    Past Experience, worked on it: http://thesinaturegrandbridalshow.com
    Past Experience, worked on it: http://diabetescentermiami.com/

  • Ft. Lauderdale, FL | June 2009 – June 2013

    WEB DESIGN/USER INTERFACE
    Mock-up’s and wireframe designs for KNEXT (KAPLAN THIRD PARTY PLATFORM) developed with Balsamic, AXURE, Flash and Photoshop. Implementation on approved designs with HTML, JQuery and CSS, front end designer/developer on CMS Sitefinity.

    INSTRUCTIONAL DESIGN
    Developed and maintaining third party portals for several Universities and institutions around the US (CSUMB, Georgetown, University of Adelaide/Australia) creating infographics, online classes, Flash instructional movies on LMS Moodle 2.0 (HTML, CSS, Adobe Suite)

    WEB & PRINTING
    Creating and managing web and printing collateral materials for KAPLAN and KNEXT, trade-show booth (Coordinating all final assets with NIMLOK and Alpha Graphics) also, creating Visual support(s), videos (After Effects, Premiere, Final Cut, Pro-Tools).

  • Ft. Lauderdale, FL | January 2009 – June 2009

    WEB DESIGNER, MARKETING, MOTION GRAPHICS, MULTIMEDIA
    Creating/designing/implementing HTML email templates (in-line CSS), providing branded elements for marketing campaigns on a daily basis (LENNAR’s HOMES, NISSAN, TOYOTA), some of the landing pages, emails contained several Flash animated movies and banner rotators controlled by an XML document.

  • Coral Spring, FL | June 2008 – January 2009

    SENIOR WEB DESIGNER
    Creating and developing mock-ups for vendors/clients such as: Brand Smart US, Circuit City, Sears, SONY, Sansa, Amazon. B2B and developing White Label final HTML pages for these vendors, exchanging data base from Alliance into their portals for music, movies, DVD’s and Blue ray categories. Each portal contained many Flash animated movies and banner rotators that worked as advertising assets (HTML, CSS, Flash, Adobe Suite Collection Alliance Entertainment Proprietary CMS).

  • Deerfield Beach, FL | May 2006 – June 2008

    SENIOR WEB DESIGNER
    Creating, maintaining all MAPEI AMERICAS (US, Canada, Argentina & The Caribbean) websites, e-Marketing, on-line catalogs, printing and collateral materials for trade shows (Adobe Suite, HTML, CSS, MAPEI Proprietary CMS), some of these assets included fully animated prototypes implementing: MAYA 3D, After Effects and Premiere.

  • Miami, FL | January 2001 – April 2006

    CONCEPT DESIGNER
    Invent-Tech divided their process in 3 specific teams, which I worked with throughout my 5 years.

    Phase 1: Sketching & Conceptualization (Story boarding/Freehand Illustrator, pencils & markers)

    Phase 2: 2D Product Visualization (MAYA Vector Render, CAD and Photoshop)

    Phase 3: 3D Animation, Modeling and Animation (Full product development on MAYA, 360 degrees’ full rotation, 1 product detail and functionality implementing hyper realistic software render), final presentations dropped into After Effects implement special and motion graphics as necessary.

  • FLORIDA CAREER COLLEGE, Miami, FL
    3D Animation, Motion Graphics | 2002 – 2003 | GPA: 3.96
    Web Designer & Computer Graphics | 2001 – 2002 | GPA: 3.92

    MIAMI DADE COMMUNITY COLLEGE, Miami, FL
    Professional Desktop Publishing | 1999 – 2000 | 3.98

    IDC, Caracas, Vnzla.
    Graphic Design | 1986 – 1989

  • CAPSTONE – Kaplan University, First Literal Journal
    KAPLAN UNIVERSITY, The Washington Post, April 2013
    “LAST COKE”, digital composition: 1st PLACE


    MAPEI, corp. International Marketing Conference – Nov. 2009
    Digital Composition: 1st PLACE, MAGAZINE COVER

  • ENGLISH: Fluent

    SPANISH: Native/Fluent