Hi, I’m Evan

I have over ten years of experience working as a front end developer hand-coding emails, landing pages, and microsites. Passionate and self-motivated, with a voracious appetite for learning and an eagerness to share knowledge, I bring tremendous energy and enthusiasm to the workplace and relish collaboration and problem solving.

evanmvega at gmail dot com

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Skills

Coding

Hand-coding HTML/CSS, jQuery, PHP, MySQL


Email

Constant Contact, Eloqua, ExactTarget, Lyris, MailChimp, Marketo, Pardot, Silverpop, Email On Acid, Litmus


Other Stuff

GitHub, Subversion, Documentum, Stellant, WordPress


Experience

VersionOne
Marketing Developer
May 2014 – Present

  • Helped develop structured email program and implemented best practices
  • Converted all emails to responsive, leading to a 17% increase in open rates
  • Created custom reusable email, web page, and form templates
  • Code responsive emails for multiple lead nurturing and customer email programs and ad hoc email campaigns
  • Build custom Marketo landing pages and landing page templates containing dynamic content
  • Develop microsites for company events and promotions
  • Maintain and update company ASP, HTML/CSS, and Wordpress websites

 

BrightWave Marketing
Interactive Developer
Oct. 2012 – March 2014

CLIENTS: 99 Restaurants, AFLAC, Chick-fil-A, Equifax, FATZ Cafe, FootSmart, Friendly's, KoolSmiles, SeaWorld, Ted's Montana Grill, Outrigger Hotels-Resorts, Steelcase, Stoney River, The Weather Channel

  • Coded static and responsive emails for multiple lead nurturing and customer care email programs and ad hoc email campaigns
  • Built custom landing pages and microsites integrating ExactTarget's PHP SOAP API with clients' CRMs to trigger email and mobile communications
  • Developed custom profile centers within and outside of ExactTarget to house subscriber preferences
  • Created reusable email templates that decreased campaign production time by more than 23%
  • Utilized DokuWiki to design and implement company wiki
  • Maintained and updated company HTML/CSS, PHP, and Wordpress websites

 

Engauge Marketing, LLC
Email & Front End Developer
Sept. 2007 – Oct. 2012

CLIENTS: AMC Theatres, Carter's, Children's Health Care of Atlanta, Dove Ice Cream, Food Lion, Georgia Department of Tourism, The Home Depot, Learn4Life Columbus, Logitech, Nationwide, Sonny's Bar-B-Q, UPS

  • Coded static and responsive emails for multiple lead nurturing and customer care email programs and ad hoc email campaigns, following industry best practices to ensure proper rendering in all major email clients
  • Interacted with multiple email provider interfaces including Silverpop, Exact Target, Lyris, Pardot, Eloqua, Constant Contact and MailChimp
  • Developed web pages for high-traffic websites from Adobe Photoshop PSDs
  • Made use of jQuery and multiple jQuery-based libraries for user interface features
  • Interacted with multiple email provider interfaces including Silverpop, Exact Target, Lyris, Pardot, Eloqua, Constant Contact and MailChimp for campaign deployment
  • Performed basic backend development utilizing PHP and MySQL for sites requiring advanced functionality
  • Helped build and foster a strong relationship with The Home Depot
  • Gained a mastery of Documentum that elevated and expanded the possibilities for content design solutions on The Home Depot's website
  • Managed and trained team members in Documentum while working onsite at The Home Depot

 

Highland Woodworking, Inc.
Web Editor & Front End Developer
March 2005 - Sept. 2007

  • Designed, coded, created original written and graphic content, and edited monthly online newsletter distributed to over 35,000 customers
  • Developed and implemented online contests/promotions which increased website traffic and helped grow newsletter subscriber base by more than 30%
  • Initiated targeted marketing through the creation and use of website and print graphics, promos and ad banners, and marketing collateral
  • Consulted with management and staff on the development and maintenance of a complex multi-featured website

Education

B.B.A. Computer Information Systems & Marketing
Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia
J. Mack Robinson College of Business

Recognition

VersionOne Vinny Award
March 2015

Quarterly award given to individuals who demonstrate and encourage the culture and core values of VersionOne, have a 'whatever it takes' attitude, and a true commitment to team success. First employee in company's history to receive the award during their first year of employment.