Timothy ☀️ Comeau

Employment & Experience

Email Development

Digital Developer • Cossette Inc.

Feb 2018–Present

  • coded responsive email campaigns for select clients
  • familiarity with Litmus testing
  • used Salesforce ExactTarget & AMP scripting
  • JIRA task management

Email Developer • AIR MILES® Reward Program | Loyalty One

Apr–Jun 2013 • Sept 2014–Jan 2018

  • completed Epsilon responsive-email training
  • coded responsive email campaigns by applying creative CSS solutions
  • translation of Photoshop files into email-ready HTML
  • familiarity with Litmus testing

Email Developer • Agency 59

Mar 2014

  • assisted with coding email campaigns and landing pages
  • used ExactTarget email platform and AMP scripting

Email Developer • Jam Direct

Nov 2013

  • assisted with coding email campaigns for select corporate clients

Front End Developer & Designer

Web Developer • I & J Ideations, BevLab

Sept 2014

  • built a survey app. and generated visualizations from collected data
  • used the Laravel framework and D3.js library

Lead Developer & Designer • Name Withheld

Nov 2013

  • lead developer and designer on a website
  • used Angular JS for content filtering
  • site refactored in August 2014 to use the Laravel framework

Front End Developer & Web Editor • Informa Canada

Aug–Nov 2013

  • one month contract extended to four months, to finalize brochure websites
  • updated web content as required
  • worked with CodeIgniter MVC PHP framework
  • version control with Git through the GitHub for Windows GUI
  • project management with Asana

Web Developer • The Works Design

Jul 2013

  • code editing to finalize the launch of PHP/JS brochure websites

Web Content Management Specialist • AGF

Jan–Apr 2013

  • assisted in the migration of AGF's website properties from their Rythmix CMS to new Cascade Server CM

Banner Ad Designer • Well.ca

May 2012

  • completed web banner ads to requested specifications
  • project management through Asana

WordPress Expertise

WordPress Specialist • Momus.ca

Sept-Oct 2014

  • code editing and theme modification
  • implemented designer’s vision within a commercial WordPress theme
    through customization
  • initial server set-up and website launch

WordPress Specialist • Bayard Presse, Owl Magazine

Aug 2014

  • WordPress page specific responsive web code editing
  • MailChimp integration

WordPress Specialist • H2 Central

Jul 2014

  • code editing and WordPress management for select corporate clients

WordPress Specialist & Designer • The Village Pharmacy

Jun 2014

  • code editing and theme modification
  • server set up and website launch
  • banner ads

WordPress Specialist • The Toughest Fight

May 2012

  • implemented designer’s vision within a commercial WordPress theme through customization and modification

Editor / Developer / Administrator • Goodreads.ca

2004–2009

  • site administrator and editor for mailing list and blog
  • used Dadamail for the email list
  • web presence between 2005-07 was a self-built blog using PHP/MySQL
  • moved site to WordPress in 2007
  • (domain name was sold in 2013; site archived)

Other Web & Digital

Blogger • BlogTo.com

2005

  • arts coverage and social commentary

Digital Assistant • The Burston Gallery

2003–2005

  • design of invites and fliers
  • designed, built and maintained website while it was active
  • maintained gallery email list using Dadamail software
  • provided admin. support including mail processing and drafting of documents

Office Jobs

Admin. Assistant • Name Withheld

Feb 2010–Apr 2011

  • admin. support to a team of ten
  • processed mail and faxes
  • answered phones, directed calls reception relief when required
  • scheduled meetings, took minutes coordinated transportation
  • managed petty cash ($250) and a TTC token allowance

Bilingual Legal Appointments Clerk • Min. of the Attorney General

Aug 2008–May 2009

  • first level processing of Commissioner for Taking Affidavits & Notary applications
  • contacted applicants to resolve outstanding issues

Pre-Authorized Payment Officer • TD Bank Visa

Sept 2006–Sept 2007

  • programmed pre-authorized payments for clients
  • processed card upgrades

Other

Board of Directors, MCIS

2004–2006

  • member of the marketing committee
  • worked to revitalized the organization's brand
  • initiated RFP for new website ahead of re-brand launch in late 2006

Board of Directors, YYZ Artist’ Outlet

2002–2005

  • helped program the exhibition schedule
  • website maintenance
  • initiated changes to the governing structure

Multi-Disciplinary Artist

1999–Present

  • I have worked independently and with collectives
  • my practice varies from painting to conceptual projects

Skill Set

Command Line: Bash, Oh my ZSH!, shell sripting
Front End: HTML5, CSS3, JS, JQuery, Sass, Node, Yeoman, Gulp, Git/Github
Familiar with Angular & React
Back End: PHP, MySql
MVC Frameworks: Laravel, CodeIgniter
Text Editors: Sublime Text, Visual Studio Code, Atom
CMS: WordPress, Drupal
Data Science: Python 3 & Jupyter Notebooks
Design: Responsive Design, Balsamiq, Adobe CS
○ Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Flash, Premiere
General: Python
Audio & Video: basic video editing, basic audio editing/podcast production

Experience with FileMaker Pro


I speak & read French | « Je lis et parle Français »


Lectures, Talks, Interviews


Grants & Awards


Publications

DeCentre: Concerning Artist-Run Culture • YYZ Books (2008)

Memberships


Education

Degrees & Certificates

latin language certificate
2015 – 2016 | University of Toronto • Toronto ON


ontario college post graduate certificate • web design
2011 – 2012 | Sheridan College • Oakville ON


bfa • fine arts
1996 – 1999 | Nova Scotia College of Art & Design • Halifax NS


ba • humanities
1993 – 1998 | Saint Mary's University • Halifax NS


Continuing Education