Manny is a talented illustrator/designer who currently works and resides in Brooklyn, New York. He has worked on everything from illustrations, comics, animation, and web design. His wide range of skills are an invaluable tool for meeting problems with solutions. With a keen eye for details, functions, and ideas, Manny has created, collaborated on, and designed various projects.
Brooklyn Technical High School is a specialized school that provided college-like majors. The Technology and Liberal Arts major focused on providing writing and research skills.
Fashion Institute of Technology
The FIT Illustration course focused on generalization with a heavy emphasis on marketable and useful skills, including illustration, drafting & painting, graphic design, web design, photography, and animation.
Writing and Content Creation
Illustrator and Draftsman
2008 – Present
Drafting projects for clients that need graphics to present their ideas for business proposals and presentations. These also included creating specific files for publishing or printing purposes like websites, flyers, and laser cutting machines.
Assistant art director and web developer
2011 – 2015
A large variety of responsibilities and tasks were needed for this small company. These include but were not limited to: Working closely with colleagues for illustrations and graphic design, animation, promotional videos, web development, and project management.
Freelance Web Designer
WordPress front-end developer
2013 – Present
Created wordpress websites for various clients, designing the elements to requested speciﬁcations and tastes. These projects were managed from start to ﬁnish, which included hosting setup, design & graphics, logos, social media integration, and HTML/PHP editing.
Magazine layouts, Signage, Web & Print Advertisements
2015 – 2017
Designed magazine layouts, created branding & logos, promotional materials for products and events (including web, print, and video ads, and websites for products), and signage.