• W O R K H I S T O R Y

    2 0 0 5 - P R E S E N T


    TA at the University of Irvine Ux Bootcamp | 2019-Present


    Assist the Professor in teaching the design theory, research , concepts, software and development to prepare the students into a career in Technology.

    I also developed and host the "Talk CodeTuesday" event at UCI for the Full Stack students & alumni that Trilogy is duplicating across 43 campuses including Stanford, Harvard and Yale.

    In process of creating Trilogy X Incubator that will take winners of the demo days from all campuses and assist them in development and growth to become successful Technology companies.



    Fast Field Forms

    Sales Strategy + Product & Technology | 2018-Present


    Working with Sales Director developing a marketing and sales channel to assist with continued rapid growth. Setting up the best way to take in our leads to maximize the highest closing rate. Defining roles amongst sales team to allow for continued company growth and defining marketing roles to maximize the marketing budget to continue to draw in the high amount of leads and brand recognition as a leader in our industry.

    Also working with President of the company who had a successful exit with CoreLogic to First American Title prior to Merge in setting up company structure along with product and technology design and development.



    Berkshire Hathaway

    SVP Product & Technology | 2016-2017


    Worked with top brokers in the area learning the sales portion of the business and how they communicate and handle customers in the field so I could implement in "Project X" to continue developing cutting edge technology in how clients purchase and sell their homes. Researched all competitors in the market along with other technologies in several industries to be able to design a new platform that would allow us to change the industry standards in Commercial and Residential Real Estate.

    Once research was completed I developed the concept and designed the entire iOS and Android interface.



    Icons of Surf

    E-commerce & Marketing Manager | 2015-2017


    Decided to take a little break form the startup world for a few years and get back to my roots. The beach, surfing and family.

    At Icons of Surf I took on the role as the E-commerce Manager handling and driving sales from $500,000 to over a million in 2 years. I handled international sales from Japan, all over Europe, Hawaii and much more.

    On the marketing end I handled all social media, content creation, graphic design, managing our athletes and setting up and running events strategically to grow our social media following which in turn turned the channel into sales. Other marketing included Google ads, partnerships, trade shows, facebook ads, instagram ads and giveaways.



    Emporium Creative

    VP Product and Development | 2012-2017


    Vice President of Emporium Creative Agency handling all clients along with building teams and managing the product managers, designers, developers and marketing teams to successfully launch products under budget and within time frame given to clients.


    Overall saw the development of 8 mobile applications (iOS and Android) , 5 web applications, and one hardware wearable project.

    Emporium Creative took in over $6 million in sales over the first 5 years as a boutique design agency.




    Startup Grind

    Tech Event ​Organizer | 2011-2013


    Worked with founder setting up events and hosting fireside chats with successful CEO's of Silicon Valley's Top Tech Companies at the AOL Palo Alto Hq across from Stanford University.


    Had a vision that this event should be global so I moved down to Silicon Beach and set up the second Startup Grind location at AOL Beverly Hills now there are over 250 Startup Grind locations worldwide.



    Las Brisas Resort & Villas

    Construction Manager | 2005-2011


    At age 19, I designed the concept for a small boutique hotel located in Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica home to the biggest surf event in Latin America and raised $1.2M for development.

    I negotiated the land price, hired architects and designed the property, built a construction team , bought all the materials and managed the project from start to finish. From there I designed the branding, setup partnerships with travel websites, built the website, hired the staff and managed the operation till we sold the project for profit.



  • P R O J E C T S

    M Y S T O R Y A - P L A E D I O - S N A C K M O B S - H O M E S C O - W O R L D S



    M y s t o r y a

    Ui Ux Designer



    Designed concept and entire Ui Ux and architecture for mobile and web application. Raised $500,000. Managed design , development and marketing teams along with communicated development timelines and execution to Investors.




    P L A E D I O

    Ui Ux Designer


    Designed concept and Ui Ux for mobile and web application, managed development and marketing team. Launched and got Acquired by STACKS in 2014.



    ​Ui Ux Designer



    Researched and designed concept. Working on Ux and Ui, building team to implement Blockchain and cryptocurrency technologies, building team for project MVP in React Native, Python and AWS.



    w v v r l d s

    Web Designer



    Researched and designed concept. Built platform with third party software Strikinlgy. Wvvrlds is a non profit connecting the world to the top non profits tackling our most important world issues.




    Ui Ux Designer



    Researched and designed concept. Working on Ux and Ui, building team to implement Social Network Managing and assisting development team in building project MVP in React Native, Python and AWS.


    iOs + Android : coming soon


    Ui Ux Designer



    Researched and designed concept. Working on Ux and Ui, building team to implement Blockchain and cryptocurrency technologies, building team for project MVP in React Native, Python and AWS.


    iOs + Android : coming soon

  • web design

    M A R S . J S - V O D L E G E N D S - J O N E S E A - O L A H U L I


    Web Designer.

    VOD Legends

    UX Designer


    Web Designer.



    UX Designer


  • Education



    Stanford University

    Palo Alto, California (2013)


    Ui Ux Design Certificate


    Attended Investor Events, startup events, took courses in computer science, entrepreneurship, investment capital, product management. Took course certification in app design, user experience and user interface.





    Hootsuite University

    Online (2015)


    Social Media Marketing Certificate


    Learned the best practices needed to master the Hootsuite dashboard and all of its powerful features for effective social media marketing.

    Learned skills like composing and scheduling multimedia messages, listening for relevant conversations, creating relatable content and managing social media campaigns.



    University of California

    Irvine, California (2017)


    Full Stack Development Certificate


    Learned to use several design platforms like invision, unsplash. Discovered research methodologies to design high and low fidelity wireframes and mockups.


    Learned how to build software in HTML, CSS, Javascript with modern frameworks like React. Also used Node Js, Express and MongoDB.



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