Hansel Marček

UX Specialist (CXS™) « Interactive, Digital & Graphic Designer «

About

About



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Born and raised in Toronto. Culturally diverse. A multi-skilled Multimedia Designer and communicator with 15+ year's experience. A highly successful track record of managing cross functional projects under high pressure deadlines. Constantly creating and providing great user experiences across multiple platforms for various mediums. A self managing leader who knows when contribution is most needed and importantly knows when best to let others take the lead. Being client focused is always a top priority with a proven ability to manage client expectations, creative deliverables and lead the future.

  • Name: Hansel J. Marček
  • Zodiac: Pisces
  • City: Toronto, Canada
  • Diploma: Graphic Design
  • Post Grad: Digital Media
  • Availability: Permanent & Contract
ADOBE CREATIVE SUITE94%
ADOBE PHOTOSHOP + ILLUSTRATOR + PREMIERE + INDESIGN96%
Adobe XD 92%
Project Management94%
Wordpress + HTML5 + CSS391%
Agile Methodology90%
Knowledge of AODA Compliance95%
Resume

Resume

With 15+ years experience as a Multimedia, UX/UI, Interactive, Graphic Designer. I am adept in concept design, user design and experience, project management and final design implementation. Moreover, while my on-the-job experience has afforded me a well-rounded skill set, including first-rate multi-tasking and communication abilities.

Summary

TOP 5 Attributes

  • Creativity
  • Communication
  • Traditional & Digital Marketing
  • User Experience
  • Time Management

Education

UX Specialist (CXS™) Certification

2016

Akendi Inc. - Toronto, CAN

A UX Specialist is a certified UX Designer & UX Researcher. Akendi brings innovation, strategy, research, design, testing and building together under one roof. The Akendi team combines deep user insights with inspired interaction and creative service design to create web, software, and mobile apps that are easy to use and emotionally engaging. www.akendi.com

Project Management Certification

2011

University of Toronto - Toronto, CAN

This certificate provides a comprehensive overview of project management and prepares you to manage large- and small-scale projects. You'll learn the hard skills of cost, time, quality and risk management and the "people skills" you need for long-term success. The content is consistent with the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®) Guide and will bring you one step closer to the coveted PMP® designation. learn.utoronto.ca

DIGITAL MEDIA MARKETING CERTIFICATE (POST GRAD)

2002 - 2003

George Brown College - Toronto, CAN

In the Digital Media Marketing graduate certificate, students will develop the foundational knowledge and applied skills that employers value in digital marketing. Key areas covered in the program include social media marketing, mobile marketing, search marketing, content marketing, owned media marketing, paid media marketing along with marketing analytics. In the final semester, students work on a capstone project. www.georgebrown.ca

GRAPHIC DESIGN DIPLOMA (3yr)

1999 - 2002

George Brown College - Toronto, CAN

The Graphic Design program is an ideal training ground for the design profession. The program provides a strong overall understanding of design while also allowing you to select a major in either Communication Design, which prepares you for a corporate design career, or Advertising Design, which prepares you for a career in an advertising agency. In addition, design electives allow you to gain skills in areas such as illustration, motion, interaction, web, book and environmental design. www.georgebrown.ca

Professional Experience

Graphic and Interactive Designer

2018 - 2020

Aviso Wealth Inc. - Toronto, CAN (Permanent FT)
(NEI Investments merged to form Aviso Wealth Inc.)

  • Worked in Marketing, create micro websites and promotional material for Mutual Fund launch campaigns, mobile responsive, using UX methods & techniques to ensure great usability
  • Trained in AODA Compliance for new brand
  • Convert old marketing material of 3 companies into the new brand
  • Created various print and digital campaigns and provide input on all aspects of the project
  • Oversee and manage Marketing/Creative team servers and drives to ensure easy usability

Digital and UX Designer

2015 - 2018

NEI Investments - Toronto, CAN (Permanent FT)

  • Worked in Marketing, create micro websites and promotional material for Mutual Fund launch campaigns, mobile responsive, using UX methods & techniques to ensure great usability
  • Managed Front End website content and converted website to mobile responsive and AODA Compliant
  • Developed numerous marketing campaigns (brochures, infographics, presentations and advertisements)
  • Managed up to 5 projects or tasks at a given time under pressure
  • Recommended and consulted with stakeholders on all design

Graphic Designer and Webmaster

2010 - 2014

La Capital Financial Services - Mississauga, CAN (Permanent FT)

  • Created Micro websites for sales campaigns, resposnive, using UX methods & techniques
  • Assist Marketing and Sales with various material for print and digital campaigns
  • Designed yearly campaigns, concept to design to print
  • E-mail marketing and Social Media execution

User Interface Designer

2009 - 2010

Virgin Gaming (E-Sports) - Toronto, CAN (1 yr contract)

  • Hired to design user interfaces for online Esports gaming launch
  • Main focus was on sports game like FIFA & MADDEN 2010 launch
  • Managed up to 5 interface designs at a given time under tight deadlines
  • Worked directly with developers to ensure great user expierence

MARKETING Graphic DesigneR

2007 - 2009

Diamond PR & Marketing - Marbella, SPAIN
(1 yr contract) then spent another year freelancing

  • Hired to design user interfaces for online Esports gaming launch
  • Main focus was on sports game like FIFA & MADDEN 2010 launch
  • 2-3 interface designs at a given time under tight deadlines
  • Worked directly with developers to ensure great user expierence

Web Design Manager

2006 - 2007

Vermont Castings - Mississauga, CAN (Permanent FT)

  • Hired to manage, design and maintain a customer service website
  • Worked directly with the Marketing and Customer Service directors
  • Managed a third party media group, merchant account and internal programmer
  • Created self help videos to lower call volume in the call center

Specialties

Specialties

As a UX Specialist designer, with a wide range of skills and knowledge needed to execute any given project.

Web Design and Development

I can provide custom HTML5 with CSS3 websites. Great knowledge of Wordpress & Webflow responsive websites. Experienced in Adobe XD Bootstrap, JavaScript, SQL databases and PHP. Currently gaining great knowledge with Agile methodologies.

Graphic, Brand and Print Design

Proud to be a Brand Ambassador. Full page print magazine ads, large format posters and full size billboard ads. Great Illustrations, infographics, logo creation and redesign. Currently increasing my design options using Figma software.

UX Specialist (CXS™)

I understand users, by mapping their journey on a basic path which in tunes open up many other paths that are important to company's success online. My UX research and design promotes improving the quality of the user's interaction.

AODA
Compliant

I am able to effectively create a comprehensive accessibility solution for AODA. understand and transform a website to be compliant with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act which Full Implementation in the Public Sector will be in 2021.

My Portfolio

My Portfolio

If you have any questions after reading the descriptions of each project, please feel free to ask. Contact me!

  • All
  • Print
  • Digital
  • UX Methods

UX User Experience

Information Architect

Social Media and Web Banners

Digital Marketing

UX User Experience

Wireframing with Figma

Wordpress Website

Independant Carpenter

Wordpress Website

Travel Writer & Photographer

UX User Experience

Prototype - Using FIgma

Brand Event, Event Poster & Flyer Design

Canadian Annual Beatbox Championships

Redesign & Convert to Resposnive

Mutual Fund Company

Shopify Website Creation

Vaping Company

Mutual Fund Brochure

Brochure Print

Shopify Website Creation

Cannabis Company

Shopify Website Creation

Online Gaming Esports

Magazine Ad

Full page 8.5" x 11"

(2021) Wordpress, Tri-Fold Pamphlet & Door Hanger

Responsive CMS + Print

Website Creation using Webflow

Responsive with shopping cart

Promotional Poster

30" x 20" Print

Ad Campaign

Large Format Print

Brand Ambassador

Logo and Website

Printed Book

Layout and Typesetting

Brand Creation

Logo and Promotional material

Brand Creation

Logo and Website

Logo and micro website

Redesign

Promotional Poster

Large Format Print

Print Campaign

Advertising

Logo Redesign

Logo and Website design

Logo Creation

Digital

Redesign

Rebrand all marketing material

Contact Me

Contact Me

Please feel free to contact me with any questions.

Social Profiles

Email Me

hanzmarc@gmail.com

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