Ted has a passion for creative problem solving and has brought ideas to life for companies such as Sony, Apple, Nintendo, Comcast, Intel, Microsoft, Disney, Cox, and Virgin Media TV. He has a proven track record creating award-winning designs for virtually any media or platform, including print, live events, broadcast television, web, mobile, and emerging technologies (AR/VR/MR).
Managed broadcast design and user experience/user interface design teams for an Emmy award-winning interactive TV technology company.
Designed UX/UI and visual elements for video-on-demand portals for major cable and IPTV customers, including Verizon, Cox, Comcast, Adelphia, Turner, Eatel, Intercabel, and Telefonica.
Designed interactions, prototypes, UX/UI, and visual elements of the electronic program guide (EPG) for TV Navigator 4.0, utilizing innovative search metaphor and advanced user interface.
Worked closely with development teams to redesign key software packages (VODlink 4.0) with enhanced functionality.
Worked closely with marketing and sales teams to develop marketing materials for trade shows and customer engagement across all channels.
Technologies: Adobe CC, After Effects, Visio, Microsoft Project
Senior Designer, User Interface (Contract)
2004 - 2004
Worked directly with the product manager, designers, and developers to create intuitive user interfaces and product designs for a suite of real-time collaboration applications.
Created detailed user flows, wireframes, and design specifications.
Developed design prototypes and presentations for usability testing.
Worked through the complete development cycle from concept to product shipment.
Helped develop use cases, test scripts, and protocols for usability testing, working closely with product managers, design team, and usability testing teams.
Technologies: Adobe CC, Visio, Microsoft Application Suite
Executive Producer, Interactive
2001 - 2004
Virgin Media TV
Spearheaded and led creative management for a major UK broadcaster with five wholly owned satellite and cable channels and nine co-owned BBC channels (UKTV).
Created a variety of content, including on-air promos and branding, channel support websites, micro-sites, enhanced TV shows, interactive program guides, and on-demand interactive TV.
Successfully launched Challenge, the UK’s first totally interactive TV games channel with a channel-linked (24/7) on-demand games service and a variety of enhanced synchronized TV shows on Sky Digital satellite and cable television.
Designed live interactive web applications for Most Haunted, the highest rated show on Living TV, including multi-screen video (Ghost-cams), dynamic content updates, messaging, and voting.
Led user experience and user interface (UX/UI) teams to develop new innovative play-along TV and web applications.
Technologies: Adobe CC, After Effects, Visio, Cinema 4D