Graphic Design

Steven J. Bosman

OBJECTIVE

Seeking a full-time position where I can effectively utilize my education, technology skills and artistic talent for an innovative, dynamic company in the film, gaming or web design industry.

EDUCATION

Ferris State University Big Rapids, MI

• Bachelors of Applied Science, Digital Animation & Game Design Dec 2009
• Master Science, Information Systems Management May 2001
• Bachelors Science, Construction Management May 1997
• Associates of Applied Science, Visual Communication May 1997
• Associates of Applied Science, Architectural Technology May 1994

TECHNOLOGY SKILLS

• GRAPHIC DESIGN: Adobe Products - Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Encore, Dreamweaver
• ANIMATION AND GAME DESIGN: MAYA, 3D Studio Max, Z Brush, Combustion, Flash, AutoCAD, Unreal 3
• VIDEO AND AUDIO: Final Cut Pro, Premier, After Effect, Combustion, ACID, Sound Forge
• PROGRAMMING: HTML, CSS, Javascript, Angular JS, jQuery, Objective C, Swift, Action Script, C, C+, Visual Basic
• INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY:
- Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Visio,
- Knowledgeable on both the Mac and PC platforms
- Able to deploy, service and maintain servers, desktops and networks.

PROFESSIONAL DAGD EXPERIENCE

DEZIGNWRIGHT Saint Joseph, MI. September 2010 – Present

Animator/Multimedia Specialist

• Creation of Multimedia projects for use in training and layout purposes.
• Conversion of Pro Engineer files to Maya where they are reworked animated and rendered for promotional and packaging purposes.
• Video creation and editing using Final cut and After Effects.
• Web page creation for HTML emails
• Created screen savers for both the PC and Mac using Flash and Quarts Composer.

Ferris State University (Teaching Internship – 480 hours)

• Trained high school students in animation, game design and theory
• Wrote and taught course instruction
• Designed presentation for two-week summer camp

EMPLOYMENT

CONSTRUCTION RESOURCE Grandville, MI. April 2005 – May 2009

Project Estimator/Manager

• Review plans and specifications to produce estimated costs on projects for time and material.
• Evaluated competitive bids and manage contract award to best-price, best-quality supplier.
• Coordination of materials and labor for construction projects.

THE BOUMA CORPORATION Grand Rapids, MI. May 1997 – April 2005

Construction Estimator / Graphic Designer

• Review plans and specifications to produce estimated cost on projects for time and material.
• Evaluated competitive bids and manage contract award to best-price, best-quality supplier.
• Created multimedia, high-impact presentations to attract new clientele.
• Worked with Information Technology Department and outside vendors on upgrading software.
• Built and managed a cost estimating Data Base to assistance in the estimation process.

RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

FOREST HILLS PUBLIC SCHOOLS Cascade, MI., Sept-Dec 2003

Computer Instructor

• Designed curriculum and materials, and delivered technical training for introductory programs in Microsoft Office Suite, as well as Windows XP.

WILLIAM’S AUDITORIUM Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI., 1993 – May 1997

Technician/Stage Hand/Usher

• Setting lights for production of plays and performances of different types.
• Run lighting systems for plays and performances.
• Setup sound system for plays and performances.
• Set Design and Creation.
• Loading/unloading trucks, and setting up for performances.

CERTIFICATIONS

• Class B Commercial Drivers License
• CPR/First Aid

COMMUNITY SERVICE

• Junior high youth group leader “The Other Way Ministries” 2005 – 2009
• Team Leader “Veritas Christian Fellowship” Holland MI, 1997 – 2006

Mission trips completed while apart of group
- Site Cleanup Lighthouse Mission Ministries
- Installing house sighting Habitat for Humanity
- Roofing house Habitat for Humanity
- Painting interior Habitat for Humanity

References available upon request

Darkstar Digital
Pictures/Drawings/3D Renderings
Contact Information
Video/Animation
Interactive/Gaming
Resume