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UX/UI DESIGNER
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PHOTO TAKER
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UX/UI Experience

Briebear Retouching (2018-2019)
UX/UI Designer

Researched, designed, managed and developed a high-end retouching website including competitive research, user-flow data, a working prototype wireframe using Adobe XD CC, design and illustrations within a 6 month period. *See UX/UI portfolio*

Canadian Tire Wow Guide (2016-2018)
UX/UI Designer

Pioneered and streamlined the photography process by creating a photography guide for all vendors to follow, batch scripts for print automation and quality control photography protocols for the catalogue. *See UX/UI portfolio*

Blueheads 3D Printed Cookie Cutters (2014-2015)
UX/UI Designer

Designed and developed a website for customized 3D printed cookie cutters of your face. This involved automation research, batch scripts, design, illustrations, photography, marketing and management of 3 developers. *See UX/UI portfolio*

Media Experience

Rogers Content Solutions (2016-2018)
Photography Manager + Retoucher

Managing the photography account for the Canadian Tire WOW Guide. Responsibilities included streamlining the photography process as well as managing the photo and marketing team, external vendors and merchandise.

Canadian Living Magazine (2015-2016)
Production Manager

Producing, tracking and maintaining the digital media for the Canadian Living Magazine. This involved building strong relationships with vendors, negotiating contracts, maintaining social media feeds and archiving images.

Natasha Nicholson Photography (2012-2015)
Marketing Coordinator + Studio Manager

Promoting the company through various social media outlets, using the Adobe Suite and Google Analytics to create weekly email campaigns to potential clients. Also assisting on commercial shoots, digital capture and retouching.

Education

University of Guelph Humber (2008-2012)
BA in Media Communications

Graduated with distinction honors (87% average). Studying journalism, digital communications, public relations, visual communications and media business.

Humber College (2008-2012)
BA Image Arts & Photography

Graduated with distinction honors (90% average). Studying photographic techniques and equipment, video and photo editing, art direction and design.

Skills

Research and Development
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Adobe XD + UX/UI Design
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Wordpress + Web Design
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Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign)
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User Workflow Management
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Marketing + Social Media
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UX/UI Design 

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Retouching Work

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Contact

genia@geniashapira.com 647-885-6777