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stephen conway

1721 Marian Dr. Indianapolis, IN 46240
sconway@subverbis.com     317-843-9744

Objective

Freelance positions designing full service web sites for businesses, organizations, and individuals

Experience 

The Spiel: www.thespiel.net  2006-present
A podcast about games and the people who love them

Site Design: site structured to mirror segments in the show.
Graphic Design: created custom logo and graphics for the site.
Content Management: Implemented and customized
Drupal
Content Development: outline/write bi-weekly episode script, plus in-depth show notes posted for each episode
Multimedia: record and edit 90 minute bi-weekly audio show, create and synch slideshow for enhanced version
Site Maintenance: Responsible for all updates

Circle City Magic: www.circlecitymagic.com  2004 - present
CCM offers a wide selection of magic (abracadabra) related books, DVDs and collectibles.

Web Page Design: 17 categorized and cross-navigable sections
Graphic Design: site logo, section icons, background, and buttons.
E-commerce: customized X-cart implementation with 5,000 product inventory
Content Development: initial copy writing and photograph formatting
Site Maintenance: Responsible for all updates

The Horseshoe: www.thehorseshoe.org  1998-present
A weekly haiku newsletter covering the Indianapolis Colts

Site design: simple site structure for new issues, plus archives, schedule, and weekly NFL pick contest
Graphic Deisgn: created Horseho masthead and ancillary graphics.
Content Development:  weekly issues with eight haiku published for eight consecutive years during football season (over 1,045 haiku), starting in 2006 record and edit a weekly podcast version of each issue.
Site Maintenance: Responsible for all updates

Jack Gregory: www.jackgregory.com  2004 - present
Jack is a freelance illustrator and artist

Web Page Design: 3 categorized and cross-navigable sections
Graphic Design: customized Jack's artwork for each section, including unique thumbnail viewer,
Site Maintenance: responsible for updates when requested

Francie Broadie: www.franciebroadie.com 2002 - present
Francie designs and sells exquisite beaded jewelry

Web Page Design: 6 categorized and cross-navigable sections
Graphic Design: bead icons, bead people, background and buttons
E-commerce: installed and significantly modified X-cart PHP shopping cart
Content Development:  copy writing, digital photography for each product
Site Maintenance: responsible for weekly and monthly updates

Indiana Film Society: www.indianafilmsociety.org 2003 - present
Committed to promoting independent and foreign films across the state.

Web Page Design: 3 categorized and cross-navigable sections
Graphic Design: site logo, section icons, text graphics
E-commerce: Paypal shopping cart for membership sign-up form
Content Development: copywriting and copyediting for entire site
Site Maintenance: responsible for all updates

Hummingbird Hill: www.hummingbdhill.com 2000 - present
Hummingbird Hill offers decorative art patterns and seminars from artist Aurelia Conway.

Web Page Design: authored 8 categorized and cross-navigable sections
Graphic Design: designed Hummingbird Hill logo, background, and buttons. 
Content Development: Helped site owner edit and format content.
E-commerce: integrated Paypal shopping cart for each item in every section
Content Development: copywritng and copyediting
Site Maintenance: Responsible for all updates

Indiana Bead Society: www.indianabeadsociety.org  2004 - present
A group dedicated to educating, sharing, and preserving the heritage and art of beadwork

Web Page Design: 8 categorized and cross-navigable sections
Graphic Design: section icons, background, text graphics
E-commerce: integrated Paypal shopping cart for membership sign-up form
Content Development: initial copyediting

KaarenJohnston.com: www.kaarenjohnston.com 2000 - 2004
Kaaren Johnston is a Certified Decorative Artist offering a wide variety of painting patterns.

Web Page Design: authored 8 categorized and cross-navigable sections
Graphic Design: designed KaarenJohnston.com logo, background, and buttons
E-commerce: integrated Paypal shopping cart for pattern packet sales.
Content Development: Helped site owner edit and format content.

Smart Choice and Resource: www.smartchoiceresource.com  2002 (no longer active)
Maria Langston specializes in bringing reliable businesses and consumers together.

Web Page Design: authored 6 categorized and cross-navigable pages
Graphic Design: designed Smart Choice & Resource logo
HTML: Designed Service Provider/Service Needed form for Resource Exchange page.

M&M Travel Agency: www.mandmtravel.com  2000 - 2001 (no longer active) 
M&M is a full service travel agency based in Columbus, Indiana.

Web Page Design: authored 5 categorized and cross-navigable sections
Graphic Design: designed M&M logo, background, and buttons. 
HTML: Designed Plan-a-Trip form for customer travel inquiries.
Content Development: Copy writing and editing, created image bank of 100+ photos.

Sorene Court Reporting and Training Services: www.sorene.co.uk 2000
Mary Sorene offers courses in stenography to students in England and from abroad.

Web Page Design: authored 9 categorized and cross-navigable pages
Graphic Design: designed Sorene.co.uk logo and buttons. Added appropriate graphics
Content Development: Helped owner of site edit and format content.

Zipspeed.com: www.zipspeed.com (site no longer active) 2000
Internet service provider offering services to individuals and businesses.

Content Development: Edited and/or authored all site content
HTML: Created Subscription Form.
Graphic Design: designed navigation buttons for site.

Disability Law Update: www.disabilitylawupdate.com 1999
A searchable index of legal cases dealing with disability law. 

Web Page Design: authored 25 categorized and cross-navigable pages
Graphic Design: created graphics and navigation bars from scratch
Training: trained owner of site to make updates and additions on her own

The Game Preserve : www.gamepreserve.com 1997 - 1999
Designed and maintained every aspect of this game store's online presence. 
Sales increased from $5/month to an average of $5,000/month. 

Web Page Design: authored 60+ categorized and sub-categorized pages
authored 60+ categorized and sub-categorized pages
Web Page Content: wrote copy for 300+ individual items, added new items each week
Site Maintenance: maintained front-end architecture with 100's of internal/external links
Graphic Design: designed graphics, navigation bars, and banner ads
Customer Service: acknowledged orders, answered questions, solved problems
Order Processing: filled, packed, and shipped each order

Abilities

Programming: HTML, CSS, Javascript, PHP
Publishing: Pagemaker, Word, Drupal
Image Processing: Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere
Multimedia Production: film direction/cinematography/editing, audio recording/editing

Education

M.A. summa cum laude, Butler University 
English Literature major 4.0 cumulative GPA

B.A. summa cum laude, University of Evansville
Theatre/English double major 3.93 cumulative GPA

References

Available upon request

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sconway@subverbis.com   Stephen Conway   1721 Marian  Dr. Indianapolis, IN 46240   317-843-9744