Resume

Calvin G. Chan

523 Barcelona Dr., Millbrae, CA 94030
Cell : (415) 706-6857
cforcalvin@gmail.com

PROFILE:
Illustration, Interface Graphic Design, Video Editing, Animation & Motion Graphics

EXPERIENCE:

2012 – Present
Tickr, San Francisco, CA
UI Design Project Manager

  • Design and manage production of web app features
  • Concept art and flow design
  • Final art assets and animation direction

2010 – Present
Apenaut, San Francisco, CA
Game Designer/Illustration & Animation

  • Design and build mobile platform games
  • Concept art illustration
  • Final art and animation
  • Sound design

2008 – Present
Boiled Egg Studios, San Francisco, CA and Los Angeles, CA
Video Editor & Motion Graphics

  • Shoot and assist in video production
  • Edit, Color and VFX in post production

2008-2009
Loqheart, San Francisco, CA
Game Designer/Concept Art

  • Design and build mobile platform games
  • Concept art illustration

2008 – 2011
The Music Link, Brisbane, CA and Hayward, CA
Web Developer

  • Web Development: Build various product websites
  • Graphic Design: Design and redesign websites based on graphics
  • Video Production: Direction and editing music videos and product demos

2005 – 2008
iHOUSE Web Solutions, Oakland, CA
Graphic Designer

  • Website Construction: Build website templates using CSS
  • Animation: Build animated Flash tour with sound
  • Graphic Design: Design website templates, animated Flash banners, Company Logos, Web Interface

2005
Love Life Bags, San Francisco, CA
Web Design

  • Website Construction: Complete website project
  • Graphic Design: Create logos for websites and design website interfaces

2004-2005
IGN, Brisbane, CA
Graphic Design for Web

  • Marketing: Creating advertisement banners

2003-2004
Electronic Arts, Redwood City, CA
Video Game Tester

  • Software: Consult video game programmers on specific software problems.
  • Software: Create plans for testing software for problems.

2000-2002
Gamepro Magazine, San Francisco, CA
Editorial Intern

  • Video Editing: Edit footage for the Gamepro television show and online media section
  • Editing: Write for the Gamepro online strategy section
  • Editing: Write for the Gamepro online cheats section
  • Web Graphics: Produce screenshots from video to images for online use

1999 – 2000
Wireplanet.Com, San Francisco, CA
Web Graphics/Web Media Intern

  • Website Design: Design presentation and layout of photographs and other images
  • Audio: Reproduce audio media for online use.

1997 – 1999
The Olympic Club, Daly City, CA
Bagroom Service:

  • Golf Clubs Maintenance: Clean and store golf clubs
  • Golf Carts: Provide carts for club members and maintain carts
  • Range: Drive the range to recycle the range balls

EDUCATION:
San Francisco State University, Bachelor of Arts majoring in “Industrial Arts- Visual Communication”

COMPUTER COMPETENCE:
Operating systems:

  • Windows, Mac OSX, Linux, iOS, Android

Software:

  • Photoshop, Illustrator, Final Cut Pro 7 & Final Cut Pro X, Motion, After Effects, Premiere Pro

Experience

  • Interface design for web and mobile platform
  • HTML, CSS, Javascript
  • Illustration and images for storyboarding, web and print
  • Video editing and visual effects for broadcast and web