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C A M E R O N   T H O M A S
407-701-3540 | camthomas@gmail.com

PROFICIENCY
  • Confident in Project Management and Team Leadership
  • Well versed in real estate management:
    • Asset Acquisition
    • Financial Analysis
    • Property Renovation
    • Leasing
    • Marketing
  • Skilled in Graphic Design for the web, print and/or video
  • Thorough knowledge of:
    • HTML, CSS/XHTML, PHP, CFML, Flash/ActionScript and Common Sense
  • Well equiped in web-aplication development with special emphasis on:
    • User experience / interaction
    • Information architecture
    • Design / Layout
  • Experienced with Search Engine Optimization and Marketing
  • Experienced with digital video production: Final Cut Pro and After Effects

PROFESSIONAL

COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL [website] Orlando, Florida - November 2016 to present
Retail Investment Sales
Marketing Coordinator
  • Complete marketing and design for the Orlando and Tampa retail investment teams.

ROOT DESIGN, LLC [website] Orlando, Florida - January 2000 to Present
Web Design and Consultancy Group
Founder / Creative Director / Web Designer
  • Responsible for the management, direction, design and development of all services
  • Primary tasks include:
    • creative direction, color theory, page layout, user flow, interface design, image compression, development of navigational structures, design balance and functionality, usability, accessibility, QA testing as well as the development of HTML, CSS, PHP, CFML and JavaScript
  • Daily use of PhotoShop, ImageReady, Illustrator, DreamWeaver and Flash
  • Accountable for business development and client retention
  • Manage client interaction and production
  • Research and implementation of business plans on behalf of clients

SUNTRUST [website] Orlando, Florida - June 2015 to May 2016
Privately Held Investments - Trust Real Estate
Real Estate Specialist
  • Responsible for:
    • The management of real estate assets held in Trust
    • Asset records, data entry, ledger entries, processing, and documentation
    • Troubleshooting and problem resolution for Personal and Commercial Trusts, Trust Tax, Retail Investments, and Trust Operations
    • Tax reporting, account problem resolution and allocations
    • Maintenance, repairs, and remodeling
    • Streamlining the management process both online and on paper

BLOOM GROUP, LLC [website] Orlando, Florida - January 2011 to December 2014
Real Estate Marketing, Management + Construction
Co-Founder / Licensed Real Estate Agent / Handy Man
  • Business Responsibilities
    • Identifying new business opportunities
    • Rental Property Management
    • Property Maintenance
    • Investment Analysis
  • Marketing Responsibilities
    • Advertising our management, design and construction services
    • Advertising rental properties and listings
  • Design Responsibilities
    • Build to suit: Residential and Commercial
    • Interior design
    • Home staging
    • On and Off line promotion

UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA | Gainesville, Florida
School of Art + Art History - August 2003 to May 2007
Graduate Teaching Assistant / Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • Instruct college courses to freshmen through senior level students
  • Courses include:
    • GRA 2111: Visual Dynamics - an introduction to graphic design
    • DIG 2930: WIFT: Workshop in Fundamental Technology - instruction in design software and technology (photoshop, illustrator, imovie/final cut pro, flash and dreamweaver)
    • GRA 3194: Technology & Process - advanced web design (dreamweaver, html, css/xhtml and flash)
    • GRA 4930: MINT Design Studio - a student run design studio serving real world clients
  • Vox Graphis (graphic design student organization) faculty sponsor
  • Ligature (graphic design symposium) faculty advisor

JOEPIX | Orlando, Florida - October 2000 to June 2001
The Leader in Event-Based Digital Photo Marketing
Lead Web Designer
  • Responsible for the art direction, design and development of all client websites
  • Primary tasks included:
    • art direction, creative direction, color theory, page layout, user flow, interface design, image compression, development of navigational structures, design balance and functionality, usability, accessibility, QA testing as well as the development of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Created a seamless cohesion between a clients existing creative materials and our web-based photo retrieval system
  • Daily use of PhotoShop, ImageReady, ColdFusion Studio, Flash and Illustrator
  • Design and development of our corporate website.
  • Clients Included:
    • 1-800-Collect, Amstel Light, Boats.com, Discover Card, Ford Motor Company, Hard Rock Cafe, Hollywood Records, House of Blues, Island/Def Jam Records, Lexar Media, Los Angeles Times, Macy's, Michelin, Monster.com, Motorola, Pepsi/Mountain Dew, PhotoPoint.com, Red Lobster, Sprint Broadband, The Santa Barbara Bowl and Universal Studios.

COMPBIZ | Sanford, Florida - November 1998 to May 2000
Marketing and Community Sales Manager
  • Co-constructed business development department
  • Established and implemented marketing program
  • Instructed all community building software to clients
  • Wrote copy for websites and web-communities
  • Marketed web development, software and various other services
  • Designed websites using hand-coded HTML and graphic programs

EDUCATION

University of Florida - Gainesville, Florida
May 2006
Master of Fine Arts / Graphic Design
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant
  • 3.77 GPA

L'Institut De Touraine - Tours, France
August 1997
  • Conversational French Certificate

Montreat College - Montreat, North Carolina
May 1997
Bachelor of Arts
  • Graduated with honors - Deans List

SPEAKING

Presentation of The Mira Project - Universidad Pedagogie Nacional
  • Merida, Yucatan, Mexico - May 2004

AWARDS
  • Assistantship - Graduate Assistant, University of Florida
  • Ligature 13 (website) Juried Graphic Design Show, 2004

SHOWS
  • 1st & 2nd Year MFA Show, WARPHaus Gallery, University of Florida - 2004
  • Scrutiny - Focus Gallery, University of Florida - 2004
  • 1st & 2nd Year MFA Show, WARPHaus Gallery, University of Florida - 2005
  • Experimental Drawing, WARPHaus Gallery, University of Florida - 2005
  • Mapping in Place, WARPHaus Gallery, University of Florida - 2006

VOLUNTEER

American Marketing Association - Central Florida Chapter
VP, Technology - 2003
  • Designed and edited the American Marketing Association - Central Florida Chapter's Market Insider e-newsletter.
Association for Challenge Course Technology
Public Relations / Marketing Committee
  • We examine existing strategies and potential opportunities for increasing the positive exposure of ACCT, and make recommendations to the board for new initiatives and appropriate strategies for implementation.


References available upon request.