Matt Houser

Matt Houser

Visual Designer in Washington D.C

Work Experience

2020 — Now

• Designing a variety of digital content from infographics to motion design for social outlets such as Instagram & Email
• Planning and executing corresponding marketing strategies
• Managing content for 3+ clients

2019 — 2020

• Produced digital & physical graphic design content using Illustrator & Photoshop for the marketing of multiple events
• Created various animated & static marketing materials in After Effects to increase event attendance
• Strategized and implemented creative initiatives such as GIPHY stickers, a project that resulted in 15 million+ impressions

2016 — 2020
Freelance Designer & Video Editor at Self-Employed

• Created strong brands with meaningful stories
• Brought life to pieces through illustration
• Strengthened logos & icons with motion design
• Produced graphic design materials & content
• Edited and finalized source footage for publication
• Established strategies and processes for obtaining clients

Side Projects

2022
Mobile App for Mountain Climbers at Elevative

*in progress

2022

Brand creation for a Proof of Interaction protocol on the Ethereum Blockchain

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Education

Bachleor of Fine Arts at George Mason University
Fairfax, VA

BFA, Design and Visual Communications, General

Certifications

2022

Understand how Snapchats mobile-first — and mobile-only — advertising platform is uniquely designed to help app developers drive results. ID: 150670510

2021

Understand foundational concepts in UX design, such as user-centered design, the design process, accessibility, and equity-focused design.

2020

Understand the ins and outs of Snapchat advertising. From creating a campaign, managing it, and increasing ROI. ID: 136290561

2020

Understand how Snapchat’s direct-response solutions help ecommerce advertisers drive action with an unduplicated audience. ID: 150617279

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