R. Walley, Art Director - Computer Graphics
Reid has over twenty years experience designing captivating and memorable logos, CD covers, Websites, Web graphics, business cards, stationery packages, brochures, pre-paid calling cards, postcards, advertisements, posters, signs, billboards, flyers, newletters, t-shirt graphics, hang tags, clothing labels, and merchandise packaging. He has worked closely with music producer and engineer, Tom Gordon, providing CD cover artwork for over 30 recording artists. Reidís working knowledge of high-resolution offset printing and screen resolution Web graphic requirements provides clients with a smooth, worry-free process and successful end-results. He can save graphic artwork to any format for any platform.
Reid has an exceptional reputation with his clients and is known for his listening skills, trustworthiness, creativity and business sense. Some of them include: Brick House Bakery, Plato's Closet (Reno), Secure Storage Technologies, Bike Vault, Lucky Star Gallery, Engine Yard, Salon del Rio, Inspired Amateur Productions, Encompass Work & Family, Kleinfelder, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (Sacramento), Reno Jazz Orchestra, Sierra Capital Resources, United Parcel Services, and University of Nevada, Reno (Jazz Lab).
Reid is skilled in most Adobe applications, including Illustrator CS3 & Photoshop CS3 for logo & Web graphics, and he utilizes Dreamweaver CS3 for CSS & XHTML Website design and SWiSH for Web animations. He effortlessly blends 10 years of designing graphic Website user interfaces and menus with highly customized back-end open-source software from WordPress and Joomla for content management, and Magento, Zen Cart and OS Commerce for e-commerce. Minor MySQL database, phpMyAdmin and PHP coding experience round out Reidís Web skills. Reid is also experienced at implementing Google Analytics visitor tracking, AdSense commission-based ads and AdWords pay-per-click advertising campaigns.
Reid built his first Website in 1999, and now produces cutting-edge Websites using the latest content management systems (CMS), blog frameworks and e-commerce shopping carts. He's also highly skilled at designing the graphic look and feel of a Website, effortlessly blending it with the technical database framework and providing the client with back-end access for easy content management. He can also provide you with invaluable expertise in search engine optimization (SEO) and search engine marketing, and has maintained natural top-10 Google ranking since January 2006 for www.Scivago.com for the keywords "vintage coats" and "vintage fur coats."