ABOUT ME

Experienced Freelance MultiMedia Designer with a demonstrated history of working with large and small teams. Skilled in 3D Modeling-Printing, Adobe Creative Suite, Laser Cutting, Web Design, and Arduino circuitry. Strong arts and design background with a Professional Certificate in Digital Game Development focused in Environmental Storytelling Level Design.

 

RÉSUMÉ

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CHRIS P COYNE

CONTACT

EDUCATION

SMU GUILDHALL

Professional Certificate in

Digital Game Development

(Level Design)

2016 - 2017

SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY

MEADOWS SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

Bachelor of Fine Arts

2012 - 2016

MEDIA ARTS COLLABORATIVE CHARTER SCHOOL

High School Diploma

2008 - 2012

SOFTWARE

WINDOWS            

UE4 / UNITY

SOURCE HAMMER

CREATION KIT

PERFORCE

JIRA / TRELLO

3DS / MAYA

EXPERIENCE

Disney Hollywood Studios Operations

-The Walt Disney Company (JUNE 2021– PRESENT)

  • Ensuring the safety of thousands of guests per hour on the Tower of Terror, an Otis Elevator drop ride.

  • Supervisor of ride motion for guests.

  • Worked with Walt Disney Imagineering on sound profiling.

Disney College Program Asia Operations

-The Walt Disney Company (May 2019 – Mar 2020)

  • Ensuring the safety of thousands of guests per hour at Expedition Everest - Legend of the Forbidden Mountain, a Vekoma roller coaster and Kali River Rapids, an Intamin raft ride.

  • Analyzing guest flow for Safety, Courtesy, Show and Efficiency at two shows: Up: A Great Bird Adventure, a free flight bird show, and Rivers of Light, Animal Kingdom’s nighttime water show.

  • Provide information and assistance to Walt Disney World Animal Kingdom guests. 

 

Head of Marketing and Public Relations

-House Pixel Games (Jun 2018 - Apr 2019)

  • Launched and maintained ad campaigns and budgets using Hootsuite management tools in an Agile development environment.

  • Designed and assembled press kits, website, and web stores for Mowin’& Throwin’.

         (Steam, Nintendo PlayStation, and Xbox platforms)

  • Acted as studio point of contact for media outlets and Influencers.

  • Maintained all social media platforms for Mowin’& Throwin’ Development and release.

 

VFX Multimedia Animation Intern

-Booz Allen Hamilton (May 2014 - Aug 2014)

  • Collaborated with clients and fellow artists on the team to determine the After Effects VFX Compositing needs and executed those projects.

  • 3D modeling and optimizing in MAYA and 3DS Max to be used on iOS and Android builds.

  • Archived projects, audio production, GUI designer of multi-platform games in Unity

  • Quality assurance review testing and bug fixing.

Brand Ambassador

-AroundCampus Group Part Time (Feb 2016)

 

Photo Editor / Photographer

-SMU Student Media (Aug 2013 - May 2016)

  • Supervised and managed a staff of 7 photographers.

  • Lead photographer and photo editor for all of Southern Methodist University’s division one sporting events and other university activities.

  • Interacted with and  photographed high profile figures & dignitaries, such as former U.S. Presidents.

                                                                                                    

Multimedia Visualization Intern

-Lockheed Martin (May 2011 – Aug 2012)

  • Researched Gigapixel viewing of scientific data this data was published in a scientific journal and the technology has been used by various companies and federal agencies. 

  • Subject matter expert for 3D modeling in MAYA visualizing scientific data. 

  • Worked on the Multimedia R&D team in developing a gigapixel viewer for Big Data.

  • Designed graphical user interfaces for Perspective Pixel multi-touch displays.

HARDWARE

GAME PROJECTS

MICROSOFT-  

  MIXED REALITY

HTC VIVE

GEAR VR

GEAR 360

ARDUINO

RASPBERRY PI

3D PRINTER

LASER CUTTER

CANON CAMERAS

NIKON CAMERAS

SONY CAMERAS

RED CAMERAS

 
 
 
 
 
 


05 JUN, 2021
Disney Hollywood Operations


15 MAR, 2020
Disney Park Closure Furlough


31 MAY, 2019
Mowin' & Throwin'
Console Release


13 MAY, 2019
Disney College Program
Asia Operations


29 SEP, 2019
UE4 Samsung VR
Personal Project Start


06 AUG, 2018
Head of Marketing and PR
at House Pixel Games


03 AUG, 2018
Virtual Outlaw Final Development
Grad School UE4 VR Project


19 MAY, 2018
Graduated from SMU Guildhall Cohort 26 Level Design


22 JAN, 2018
Virtual Outlaw Start Development
Grad School UE4 VR Project


11 DEC, 2017
Re:Bound Finishes Development
Grad School UE4 PS4 Project


10 JUL, 2017
Re:Bound Starts Development
Grad School UE4 PS4 Project


26 MAY, 2017
Auxilium Finishes Development
Grad School UE4 PC Project


23 JAN, 2017
Auxilium Starts Development
Grad School UE4 PC Project


14 OCT, 2016
Ebmarah Reborn Android Ships
Grad School Unity Project


16 AUG, 2016
Ebmarah Reborn Project Start 
Grad School Unity Project


27 MAY, 2016
Graduated Southern Methodist
Bachelor of Fine Arts


01 FEB, 2016
HTC Vive Brand Ambassador
AroundCampus Group


16 MAY, 2014
Booz Allen Hamilton
Multimedia Animation Intern


26 AUG, 2013
Rotunda SMU Student media
Photo Editor / Photographer


06 AUG, 2012
Southern Methodist University
Meadows School of the Arts


02 MAY, 2012
Sandia National Labs Lockeed Martin
Multimedia Visualization Intern

 

TIMELINE