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Andrew H.

Santa Barbara, CA, USA
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Professional Experience

Owner, Marketing Strategist for Small Businesses and Non-Profits, PHAROS Creative LLC

June, 2014 - Current

Since 1996. Develop Marketing and Communication Strategies for small businesses and non-profits. Message track development, audience and competitive analysis, media design and production. With an eye towards clear messaging, excellent usability, and brand-consistent design, I create digital and print media from the message track through multi-channel delivery. I train many clients in how to manage their brand, marketing materials, and collateral in-house, using streamlined workflow. Logo design, visual brand identity, collateral design, web experience design, interactive UI development, HTML, PHP, CSS, SASS. Basically, using the right tools to tell a story in a compelling way.

Founder, ExpressWell, Inc.

April, 2008 - December, 2013

ExpressWell for the iPhone is a tool to help people manage their critical personal health information. Co-developed iPhone app, user experience, visual branding and message tracks.

Marketing Committee Chair, Board Member, Board President, KiDiMu, the Kids Discovery Museum

February, 2004 - June, 2010

Executive duties as Board President. Developed message tracks, visual brand before museum opened and through its first years. Developed Capital Campaign messaging and materials. Director of Brand and Marketing for the museum for 6-year tenure.

Marketing Strategist, Human Code

January, 1999 - January, 2000

Developed strategies and accompanying materials for Interactive Content sales team; designed client projects around stated business objectives. Creative Directed multiple interactive projects for web and print.

Marketing & Sales Strategist, SapientNitro

January, 1999 - January, 2000

Worked with Human Code (then acquired by Sapient) to develop strategies to market Rich Media, including client-side games and business applications. Trained in-house development team in business development strategies, market research, and message track development.

Japanese Language and Arts Concentration, Kansai Gaidai

January, 1991 - January, 1992

Japanese Language and Studio Arts

BFA, Dartmouth College

January, 1989 - January, 1993

Studio Art

St. Andrew's School

January, 1985 - January, 1989