Resume

Dro Simoes

I’m a content creator with many years of experience in graphic and web design. In the years of working with multimedia I have learned all aspects of properly using cameras, lighting, photography, software, and composition to tell a story. 

Trilingual: English, Portuguese and Spanish. 

Mainstream Site Examples:

www.deadstar.com (current)
SevenSinsSalon.com (2017)
usfetishclub.com (2016)
floridafetishweekend.com (2016)
fortresssecuritycameras.com (2016)
fortresssecuritysolutions.com (2016)
securitycameraking.com (2015)
techprosecurity.com (2015)
techvisionCCTV.com (2015)
sungria.com (2015)
digitalsecurityguard.com (2009)
fundraiserfactory.com (2008)
allamericagutter.com (2007)
keyperformance.com (2007)
safemedia.com (2007)

Adult Web Sites:
naughtylani.com (2005)
veronikaraquel.com (2005)
sindeebelle.com (2005)
bridgettlee.com (2005) (currently down)
jerkomatic.com (currently down)

Technologies Used:

Software – Final Cut Pro, Adobe CC Suite such as Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Premiere, After Effects, InDesign. 

Programming – HTML/CSS, PHP/MySQL, AJAX, DHTML, Javascript/jQuery,

Web Services – Web Site Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Google AdWords & AdSense Placement, Web Server Setup & Configurations.

Other Abilities – Building & Fixing Computers, Installing Security Systems and Managing Networks, Reinstalling Operating Systems, Virus Removal, Background Services Clean Up and Optimizations.

Web Software – WordPress, SearchFit, CafePress, RedBubble, TeeSpring, SquareSpace, and Marketing & Setup of Social Networking Sites.

Experience:

 

4/2006 – CURRENT Editor, Webmaster, Graphic Designer
Hardcore Mayhem, LLC Boynton Beach, FL

Hardcore Mayhem is a personal project I am currently working on. It was a project composed of many crazy and fun backstage and party footage. I had so much cool behind the scenes footage from touring and partying and this was my chance to show that.

Listed below are some clients I have done work for with everything from web and graphic design, to programming and video editing.

08/2015 – 05/2018 Video Editor, Photographer, Webmaster, Graphic Designer, Marketing, SEO…
Seven Sins Salon, LLC Lakewood, CO

After finding out that there were some issues with my job at Security Camera King (Listed below), My girlfriend at the time and I decided to open up a rock-themed beauty salon in Lakewood, CO. She was a salon manager at Ulta beauty until they wrongfully fired her for taking time off needed to visit her sick grandmother in the hospital and then a short time after for her funeral. Instead of trying to find new work we both realized we could open up a beauty salon using both of our skills as a team. She does the hair, I did all the web work and marketing needed and occasionally helped with other salon tasks. 

 

02/2010 – 07/2015 Internet Manager
Security Camera King / TechPro Security – Deerfield Beach, Florida

Programming & Designing their web sites creating advertising banners. I also installed and configured networks for a few security camera systems. Created custom EBay templates and setup a you-tube like video sharing portion of their main website. Designed and Maintained Custom Templates for Email Blasts and social networking sites such as twitter, youtube, facebook… etc.

Technologies Used: PHP/MySQL, DHTML, Javascript, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, XHTML, CSS, Illustrator, Search Fit, Constant Contact more…

11/2008 – 11/2009 Internet Manager
The Plastic Card Factory – Lake Worth, Florida

Programming & Designing Web Sites, Managing the Network, Helping Graphic Design Department with workload when needed, Rebuilding PC’s & Upgrading them and their software, Helped Print Department with Technical issues, All Around IT Work.

Technologies Used: PHP/MySQL, DHTML, Ajax, Javascript, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, XHTML, CSS, InDesign, Illustrator, Flash, more…

09/05/2008 – 11/10/2008  Webmaster, Graphic Designer
World Voice Telecom, LLC, Boca Raton, Florida

Created custom web site at callamericafree.net (currently down) to promote and sell VOIP product magicJack when it first came out. Also helped in marketing with bulk e-mailing and setup custom one page product checkout in Ultracart and providing templates in 5 languages, English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, & Italian. Other marketing strategies with custom MySpace templates used created with photoshop and CSS.

Technologies Used: PHP, DHTML, Javascript, Flash, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, XHTML, CSS, UltraCart.

5/14/2008 – 06/23/2008 Webmaster, Graphic Designer
Real Estate Marketing Alliance, Florida

Creating Real Estate Marketing web sites as well as creating marketing tools such as banners and utilizing blogging tools as CMS.

Technologies Used: PHP/MySQL, DHTML, Javascript, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, HTML, CSS, WordPress, aMember.

11/07/2007 – 02/04/2008 Webmaster, Graphic Designer
SafeMedia Corporation Boca Raton, Florida

Creating Datasheets as well as the overall design of all of their graphic and web work. Programming and maintenance of all their web sites at the time.

Technologies Used: PHP/MySQL, DHTML, Ajax, Javascript, Photoshop, GoLive, HTML, CSS, InDesign, Illustrator, Flash

10/2004 – 4/2006 Editor, Webmaster, Graphic Designer
Azure Entertainment LLC West Palm Beach, Florida

Worked as a video editor for online video clips and DVD authoring. I also edited images for adult website and magazine ads. I then became promoted to web admin where I also updated all of their websites and helped create web advertisement tools such as banners and promo pages. I helped construct new site layouts and produce content for them.

Technologies Used: PHP/MySQL, Photoshop, GoLive, HTML, CSS, Ajax, Premiere, After Effects, Encore DVD.

6/2003 – 10/2004 Online Sales Manager, Fetish Factory
Ft. Lauderdale, FL

I began working for the Fetish Factory as the online sales manager. I then began working on updating their sales items online by photographing the items and editing the images to be placed online. I also edited short video clips for their online fetish party websites and occasionally they still hire me to help with other web related stuff.

Technologies Used: Photoshop, Premiere, After Effects, Cleaner XL, Encore DVD.

8/2001 – 5/2002    Assistant Manager and Web Designer, Ben Siegel Reptiles
DEEFIELD BEACH/FL

I did everything from caring for all of the exotic animals, to stock, to designing their web site as well as updates and sales.

Technologies Used: Photoshop, GoLive, HTML, CSS, Premiere, After Effects.

Helper , Underground Reptiles
DEEFIELD BEACH/FL 

I did everything from cleaning & caring for all of the exotic animals, stocking products, and occasionally helped customers.

 

Education:

High School Completed, Associates College Degree in Multimedia

Prices for contract jobs vary depending on what needs to be done.
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