The JimO Method To Excellence
User centered design focus for improving communication channels, information sharing, content organization, and user engagement across print, websites, applications, and social platforms.
Content development solutions for websites, apps, or social platforms.
- User Centered Design
- Interactive Design
- Custom Animations
- Retina Graphics
Custom training solutions with over twenty years of eLearning and classroom solutions.
- Curriculum Development
- eLearning Modules
- Help Systems
- Game Mechanics
Improving user engagement, communication channels, marketing materials, or websites.
- User Experience
- Information Architecture
- Classroom Instruction
- Desk-side Coaching
Past Professional Gigs
ESPN : 2005 - 2016
User Centric Designer / Developer of multimedia content for marketing campaigns, eLearning solutions, website design, applications, and social platforms.
Subject matter expert on three upgrade versions of the ESPN Intranet. Responsible for the design of the information architecture, wireframes, HTML/CSS templates, a site help system, and training community managers.
Designed and developed the ESPN interactive organization chart application. The chart allowed employees to navigate through the company hierarchy, simplifying connecting with other employees.
Technical Lead on an enterprise wide eLearning platform for the Disney Company. Built over 20 eLearning classes with ‘subject matter experts’ from across ESPN divisions. Partnered with the Disney development team in the creation of ‘train-the-trainer’ documentation and training classes for all Disney business units.
New Horizons Computer Learning Center : 1997-2004
Certified Instructor for corporate training in the areas of graphics design, multimedia, web, and design workflows. Multimedia Consulting work included, design and developed of technology solutions for a diverse array of companies. These projects consisted of eLearning, interface design, procedures for website management, intranets, CD-ROMS, and multimedia presentations.
Software training qualifications include:
- Adobe Certified Expert in Photoshop, Illustrator, and PageMaker.
- Multimedia Development with Flash w/ActionScript, and Director w/Lingo.
- Video / Audio editing with Premiere and After Effects.
- Mac OS X expert, Windows 2k, Active Directory, Network Essentials.