WORKED FOR:

UX/UI

Rapid Prototyping

Leader/Mentor

Interactive

Branding

Recent UX/UI Projects

Jdate is the premiere online Jewish dating site with over 1.8 million registered members looking to find a life long match.

One of JDate’s main objectives was to take an old, outdated platform and modernize it. Completely rebuilding the technology stack and updating UX/UI from the ground up.
Evite is the world's most trusted invitation service, with over two billion invitations sent.

Hired as the Senior UI Designer. I designed and prepared all the final high fidelity mocks for the developers (graphics, icons, style-kit, logos, and fonts). Created interactive videos demonstrating how things should animate/transition. Modernized the homepage and came up with strategic marketing concepts.
Your one stop feed to aggregate shopping platforms. A mall at your fingertips.

SecondFeed is a simple app allowing users to easily combine multiple marketplace feeds into one main platform. Places like craigslist, eBay, etsy, amazon, and so on.
Panjo is the Enthusiast Marketplace. People can buy, sell and talk about things that make them tick.

My responsibilities included design direction/leadership in all aspects including, UX/UI, branding, iOS app visuals, custom plugin look and feel, style guides, responsive wireframes, and mockups. The goal was to create an online marketplace, primarily targeting males who are enthusiasts, hobbyists, and collectors.
GoOut helps you make plans before you even start thinking about it.

I was brought in as a consultant to design an interface for an iOS app intended to let the user know of nearby events going on that might be of interest to them. As the user first launches the app they will be given lots of options in the onboarding stage with things to do based on their current location and time. Users can easily customize which events they’d like to get notified in advance.
Readz offers you the power to create, build and publish unique websites easily and visually. Web design software without limits.

I was originally brought in as a consultant to design digital publication layouts and work on some rebranding. After a few weeks, I was offered a full-time job, with the goal of continuing to expand the vision.
StudioDork is a design blog to inspire and provide free content to designers of all calibers! Including podcasts, design, art, movies, music, videogames, television, gadgets, and any other dorky things you might want to know.

I Co-founded and designed an online community targeting designers and creatives with my friend, Cameron Purchase. We created various free content such as photoshop brushes, high resolution textures, design articles, tutorials, and daily inspirations. StudioDork was designed prior to responsive design becoming mainstream.

A few Testimonials

Fernando Villasenor

Front End Developer at Panjo

Not only is Gary an extremely talented designer, but also a pleasure working for- providing incredible designs that not only portray and enhance the vision of the brand, but also are not too complex to turn into code.

Duho Yi

Creative Director at Evite

As loyal and hard-working as you will come across, Gary was a great contributor on the design team at Evite. I had the privilege of having such a solid individual fill the critical role of a Senior UI designer.

Michael Irani

Senior Software Engineer at ZipRecruiter

Worked with Gary on multiple projects and also at Evite. Pleasure to work with. He is very professional and doesn’t stop until he finds the right UX solution.

Todd Davison

Software Engineer at LaJolla Digital, LLC

Gary is an extraordinarily skilled Creative Director, and a great mentor. Gary is eager to answer the many questions a fellow designer may have, and gladly provides useful feedback on their work. His organizational skills and attention to detail are second to none. He also has a great attitude that makes it very fun to collaborate with him.

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