About Robert J. Ballantyne

Multimedia journalist, producer, director, graphic & motion designer, and web developer

I am a television, digital, audio and experiential director-producer with over a decade of experience. In addition to my skills as a content creator, writer, and project manager, I am an adept video and audio editor, graphic and motion designer, and an expert front-end web developer, proficient in numerous content management systems and computer languages (PHP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript).


Skills & Expertise

ADOBE CREATIVE CLOUD
Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere, After Effects, Acrobat, Audition, Media Encoder

DIGITAL MARKETING
Google Analytics, AdWords, SEO/SEM Optimization, Instagram/YouTube Marketing, MailChimp

GRAPHIC & PRINT DESIGN
QuarkXpress, CorelDRAW, eBook Publishing, Four-Colour Process Design

MICROSOFT OFFICE
Word, Project, Visio, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, SharePoint, OneDrive

VIDEO & AUDIO PRODUCTION
Vegas Pro, Reaper, ACID Pro, Audacity, Avid iNEWS, Avid Media Composer

WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT
HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, PHP, WordPress, ExpressionEngine, Drupal


Education

Ryerson University
Bachelor of Journalism (Honours Degree)

University of Toronto
Digital Marketing Management (Certificate)

The Collegiate at the University of Winnipeg
High School Diploma