Joel Wilke
marketing integrated web development
& user-centered design

Resume (Highlights)

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science, Web Design & Development.
Champlain College, Burlington, Vermont.

Maine College of Art, Portland. Maine Summer Institute in Graphic Design.

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Graphic Design concentration.
University of Wisconsin-Stout, Menomonie.

Michigan Technological University, Houghton.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Analyst (Front-End Developer & UI/UX Designer). ICF International, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Front-End Developer & UI/UX Designer. Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Minneapolis, Minnesota; contractor through Apex Systems, Inc., Edina, MN

Front-End Developer & UI/UX Designer. U.S. Bank, IT Operations, St. Paul, Minnesota; contractor through KForce Technology Staffing, Minneapolis, MN

Web Developer. Ameriprise Financial Inc., Interactive Marketing, Minneapolis, Minnesota; contractor through Apex Systems, Inc., Edina, MN

UI/UX Designer. U.S. Bank, IT Operations, St. Paul, Minnesota; contractor through KForce Technology Staffing, Minneapolis, MN

Web Tech, Marketing. Champlain College, Burlington, Vermont.

Creative Services Manager. Masters Gallery Foods, Inc., Plymouth, Wisconsin.

Senior Graphic Designer/Art Director. The Genesis Group, South Burlington, Vermont.

Graphic Designer, Marketing. TMG Corporation, Williston, Vermont.

Graphic Designer. MANI-Graphics & Co., Madison, Wisconsin.

FREELANCE EXPERIENCE

Dish.For Good Food, The Artisan Cheese Exchange, Neenah Paper Company, and others.

TECHNOLOGIES

Languages & Libraries:
X/HTML, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, Perl, jQuery, AngularJS, Highcharts JS, Google Charts, PHP, MySQL, XML, XSLT, Java, ASP.NET.

Applications & Frameworks:
Komodo Edit, Groovy/Grails Tool Suite, Bootstrap, Crunch, Jenkins, LESS/SASS, MAMP, JIRA, Jaspersoft Studio/JasperReports, Ingeniux CMS, Rhythmyx CMS, TortoiseSVN, Parallels Desktop, WAVE, Visual Studio Express, Oxygen, Eclipse.

Design software:
Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, InDesign, QuarkXPress, Flash & Gimp.

ACHIEVEMENTS

Dean's List, Champlain College. Spring and Fall Semesters, 2009

American Inhouse Design Award. Morning Fresh Farms packaging. 2006

American Graphic Design Awards, for both the Dish logo and identity system. 2005

Neenah Paperworks Competition, Silver award for Dish identity system. 2005.

Neenah Paperworks Competition, Gold and Silver awards for TMG Corporation marketing materials. 2000.

Madison Advertising Federation, American Advertising Awards. Two ADDY Awards and three Citations of Excellence. 1998.