Brett McEwen

(604) 657 7704 

brettmceweninc@gmail.com


Education

Alberta College of Art and Design - Visual Communications

Animation Mentor - Character Animation



Experience

I have been a freelancer/contractor for my entire career, I spent 12 years working in house for FGL Sports, while at the same time maintaining a roster of freelance clients.


Clients:

Strut Creative

Contract Motion Designer

2007 - Present

I have worked with Strut Creative on many different projects, from corporate videos, to tv commercials and broadcast design. Two of our collaborations have won Promax broadcast design awards:


2007 PROMAX NORTH AMERICA BRONZE – “Kamikaze” Campaign

Category: Cable Channels & Networks, Packaging and Promotion Campaign


2008 PROMAX NORTH AMERICA GOLD – Razer Channel Look

Category: Total Package Design - Cable Channels & Networks


FGL Sports Ltd.

Contract Motion Designer

2006 - 2014

FGL Sports is Canada’s largest sporting goods retailer, with hundreds of stores across the country under a variety of retail banners. I worked for the marketing department where I handled all tasks related to video. I created tv commercials for Sport Chek, Sport Mart, Intersport North America and Hockey Experts, and I was responsible for creating graphics packages for the LED systems at pro sports venues including the Calgary Saddledome, Rogers Arena Vancouver, Rogers Center Toronto, and Canadian Tire Center in Ottawa.

Contract Product Photographer

2001 - 2006

I operated the photography studio for the marketing department at FGL Sports, styling and photographing apparel and hard goods for Sport Chek, Coast Mountain Sports, Sport Mart and Intersport North America.


Skills

Maya - modeling, rigging and animation

Mental Ray

After Effects

Mudbox

Photoshop

Illustrator

Premiere

Using Format