who am i

Jacob King

Web designer and developer

I'm Jacob King, a freelance web developer from the metro Detroit area. I have experience with Wordpress, Bootstrap, various front-end projects and I tinker in Photoshop and Illustrator.

I also really enjoy creating logos and branding materials. I'm constantly updating my technical skillset and have worked with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, SQL, Java, Python and more. Get to know me below.

  • Name Jacob King
  • Date of birth January 12, 1992
  • Location New Baltimore, MI
  • Email jacob@jacobrking.com
  • Phone (810) 824-7783
  • Website www.jacobrking.com

professional skills

  • Photoshop

    85%
  • Illustrator

    90%
  • Indesign

    70%
design
  • Html/css

    90%
  • javascript

    73%
  • mysql

    80%
Coding
  • Responsible

    100%
  • Creative

    100%
  • Multitasking

    100%
assets

experience

Freelance Designer / Developer

January 2012 - Current

I've designed and developed websites for various businesses, including Quality Floor Service and Max Limit CrossFit. I've also created logos for CrossFit Macomb and a variety of marketing materials for Max Limit CrossFit, such as posters and banners. I always utilize responsive web design in my projects to fit a broad range of devices.

Pipe Fitter - Industrial Technology Services

June 2017 - Current

Stock Clerk - Meijer

February 2016 - June 2017

I was responsible for checking floor inventory and replenishing missing or low items. I also answered customer questions, set up displays/advertising, and performed financial transactions.

Brand Representative - Tween Brands

June 2014 - April 2016

I served customers by helping them select products and advised them by providing information on inventory. I also processed payments, accepted delivered packages, and replenished inventory.

Office Assistant & Photographer - Faganarms, Inc

September 2012 - November 2013

I was responsible for all product photography in print catalogs and online listings. I utilized database software to record orders and track customer information. I used Adobe Photoshop to enhance photography for print and online display. I also processed, packaged, and shipped customer orders.

education

Associate Degree - Information Technology - Programming
MACOMB COMMUNITY COLLEGE

September 2013 - December 2015

Covered web development with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Took courses on Python, SQL, Java, and general Networking, as well as software development processes. Learned aspects of Agile methodologies(Scrum, XP, FDD, etc) including user stories, pair programming, and test driven development.

Associate Degree – Graphic Design
FERRIS STATE UNIVERSITY

December 2010 - May 2013

Excelled in web development and digital illustration. Studied and applied design principles to print and web projects. Learned basic photography skills and how to apply design principles. Worked in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign).
AIGA Member

awards

Academic Honors

Dean's List 2013-Present

Scholarships

Wayne State University Gold Transfer Scholarship
Michigan Competitive Scholarship
Sonya Brett Business and Information Technology Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Denise Miarka Memorial Endowed Scholarship

services

Great Support

I'm always willing to assist any way I can; from advice on a current site to building you a new one.

Print & Branding

Posters, banners, stationary, you name it. Advertising is an important part of your business.

Marketing

I can handle all your social accounts. I'll stay on top of all your customers' questions and concerns.

Web Design

Professional looking websites for your business and a responsive design that fits all devices.

development

I will create and maintain your business website with optional Wordpress functionality.

Branding

Did I mention I love creating logos?

Latest Posts

Instagram

I enjoy traveling and I try to snap at least one decent picture while I'm exploring some place new.




More social media feeds to come...

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contact info

Jacob R King
New Baltimore, MI 48047

  • Email: jacob@jacobrking.com

  • Tel: (810) 824-7783

  • WebSite: jacobrking.com

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