Ian Goolsby

ian@iangoolsby.com (310) 699-3612

Summary of Qualifications

  • Over 15 years: Design / Graphic Arts / Art & Creative Direction / Programming & Development
  • Proven ability and success with Brand Creation / Design
  • Seasoned in all Art Direction / Design Technique and Practices.
  • History of increasing Sales and Profitability.
  • Professional and Driven Work Ethic, able to Multi-Task effectively.
  • Proficient in latest versions of: Flash CS6, Photoshop CS6, IllustratorCS6, InDesign cs6, Fireworks, Final Cut Pro , Motion , Soundtrack Pro, Dreamweaver CS6.
  • Outstanding Training, Leadership, and Communication Skills

Professional Experience


Freelance Designer / Programmer / Editor ( Est. 2004 – present )


Webquest Inc.

Web Design – Front End Developer / Graphics Artist : Oct. 2011 – June. 2013


• Front End Structure and maintenance of new and existing websites.
 • Spearhead New Design campaigns.
• Design and creation of online advertising assets and strategies.

O’quinn Clothing

Art Director/ Web Design-Programmer / Graphics Artist : Oct. 2011 – May. 2013 (oquinnclothing.com)

• Design of all tee-shirt graphics
• Design, programming, and maintenance of website
 • Responsible for all advertising and POP Design.

Dragon Alliance
Senior Designer : Oct. 2008 – Jan. 2009 ( www.dragonalliance.com )

• Focus on Design for new Ad Campaign.
• Design and Production of ”9 Apparel catalog.
 • Flash ad animations for website marquee.

Stereo Sound Agency

Art Director – Nov. 2007 – July. 2008 ( www.stereosoundagency.com )

• Design and produced line / collection of skateboard graphics.
• Production of limited guest and artist series design submissions.
• Complete design and layout of bi-annual catalog as well as a Summer Supplemental Catalog.
• Designed custom graphics for entire tee-shirt line.
• Design of all magazine and online advertising.
• Front and back-end website design as well as animated flash banners.
• Work closely with Chris Pastras and Jason Lee in designing and producing their Artists and Photographic Series skateboard graphics.

Rogue Status • DTA

Media Director / Graphics & Apparel Designer – Oct. 2006 – Oct. 2007 ( www.rogestatus.com )

• Helped build company brand at start up.
• Designed, programmed, and maintained a largely flash based web site.
• Maintenance consisted of all website, blog, and online store updates and design changes.
• Assisted in graphics design and concepts for tee-shirt clothing line.

Bravo Corporation

New Media Designer – Oct. 2005 – Sept. 2006 ( www.bravosportscorp.com )

• Designed and developed company brand websites.
• Partial client list includes Hyper Hockey, Kryptonics, Quick-shade, World Industries, Variflex.

Giant Bicycle

Senior Graphics Artist – April 2005 – Sept. 2005 (www.giant-bicycles.com )

• Concept and production design of high-end mountain and road bike’s color schemes

and graphics.
• One to One decal design sampling for new bike frame models.
• Production of intricate matrix and pre-production layouts.
• Responsible for all facets of production process and deliverables.

PPBH Design Firm

Jr. Art Director – March 2004 – Feb 2005 ( www.ppbh.com )

• Website design and production for all established and new clients.
• Assist Art Director in all print designs and concepts.
• Structured and hosted weekly company brainstorm meetings.
• Lead non-profit design campaign appearing live on local television for public project unveiling.