Philadelphia University Interactive Map 'Machine'


Kyle Wisotzkey


Experienced and versatile graphic designer with expertise in 3D modeling and animation for high resolution rendering and game asset development. Significant experience in interface design, print layout, web design, and illustration, and experienced in cross-platform projects interfacing with Macintosh OS and Microsoft Windows.


NewTek Lightwave
3D Studio Max
Chaos Group V-Ray
Maxon Cinema 4D
Google SketchUp
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Flash
Adobe Indesign
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Dreamweaver
Basic ActionScript/HTML
Adobe Acrobat Pro
Quark Xpress
Final Cut Pro
DVD Studio Pro



On-Call Scenic Designer
April 2014 – Present

Multimedia retailer. Scenic Design’s focus is the on-air TV sets for live broadcasts. http://qvc.com

Main duties are creating 3D renderings of proposed set designs, alterations, and additions.
Main work flow includes taking sketches, architectural plans, and team direction and combining them to create a cohesive vision to present to management and construction teams.
Secondary tasks include visual set assessment and measurement taking.
Primarily working in 3D Studio Max and Adobe Creative Suite to generate final products.

Thrive Gaming

Art Director/Senior Graphic Designer
July 2013 – Feburary 2014

A gaming advisory firm specializing in regulated and social casino gaming. http://thrivegaming.com

Assessing and planning the design aspects for the deployment of an online casino gaming platform.
Integrating the design guidelines a major casino brand into the framework of a partnered games provider.
Creating presentation materials for business proposals and other complementary support materials.
Generating graphic assets in Adobe CS for mobile application development focused on android platform.
Consulting on design and product aspects of business strategies.

MountainTop Technologies, Inc.

Graphic Designer/3D Modeler
July 2009 - August 2012

Development company focused on creating customized interactive training solutions. http://mntntp.com

Development lead for levels for 3D interactive training for US Air Force in Unity 3D.
Modeled environments in Lightwave and created textures in Photoshop CS4 for courses in emergency hospital deployment.
Optimized 3D aircraft models for aeromedical evacuation courseware for Flash Papervision plugin.
Created high resolution 3D characters in Poser for forensic dental identification course.
Coordinated with instructional designers, programmers, Air Force personal and special materials experts insuring accurate, functional, and engaging final products.

Friedmutter Group

Graphic Designer/3D Modeler
October 2006 - January 2009

Architecture firm specializing in casino/hospitality projects. www.friedmuttergroup.com

Created models in 3D Studio Max and Google SketchUp, and lighting effects with V-Ray for multiple projects under tight deadlines.
Developed videos in Final Cut Pro and After Effects showing interior and exterior spaces for clients like The Isle of Capri.
Designed presentation materials with Photoshop, Illustrator, and Indesign CS3 for clients like Philadelphia Park and Foxwoods Casino.
Coordinated with clients, interior designers, architects, and graphic designers to take projects from concept to completion.

Splat Productions

3D Artist
April 2006 - July 2006

Splat Productions is a digital marketing agency with core strengths in website development, internet marketing and brand design. http://www.splatworld.tv

Created models in 3D Studio Max and lighting effects with V-Ray for multiple projects under tight deadlines.
Developed architectural plans into customized materials for clients marketing strategies.

Philadelphia University Office of Public Relations

New Media Specialist
May 2004 - March 2006

Department responsible for promotions, informational materials, and website maintenance. http://philau.edu

Developed interactive Flash CS map of the university highlighting the buildings on campus using ActionScript, and optimization for quick web downloads.
Created 3D visualization with Cinema 4D of The Kanbar Campus Center and The Athletic Center.
Used DVD Studio Pro to create show case of new buildings’ exteriors, functions, and interior design.
Developed promotional materials in Photoshop, Illustrator, and Indesign CS including mailers, T-shirts, brochures, and daily planner/student handbook.

Manneristic Studios

3D Modeler/Consultant
2002 – Present

An animation studio focused in independent film projects. http://manneristic-studios.com

Modeled & animated in Cinema 4D environments and characters for The Cookie Wars and Storm of Vengeance.
Created textures and materials for film projects in Photoshop, Illustrator, and Indesign CS Consults on projects advising marketing approaches and design strategies.


Philadelphia University

Philadelphia, PA
BS Digital Design 2004
Deans List

Design Expo Project 2004
Richard Schultz Furniture Company www.richardschultz.com

Created, in Cinema 4D, 3D presentation of furniture emphasizing products' construction and material quality. Developed a presentation of furniture lines with video and motion graphics in Final Cut Pro and After Effects, music composition in Soundtrack Pro, and DVD Studio Pro publication.



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