Randolph Hoppe828 Bloomfield Street
Hoboken New Jersey 07030 USA
+1 (201) 951-6705
7/2005 – Present Co-founder and Trustee, JACK KIRBY MUSEUM & RESEARCH CENTER, Hoboken, NJ
Developed educational non-profit organization devoted to promoting the work of comicbook cartoonist Jack Kirby. Designed Museum’s ID. Hosted website. Developed, with programmer, web database of artist’s work. Performed community outreach, fund raising, educational program development with fellow Trustees.
8/1995 – Present Sole Proprietor, R+Y COMMUNICATIONS, Hoboken, NJ
Designed quarterly magazine and maintained StevensViews web site for Office of Communications, Stevens Institute of Technology. Additionally for Office of Communications, provided various graphics, web and video support and developed/produced/operated an email and web based marketing/branding newsletter. Also designed/maintained website for Stevens’ Office of Finance/Human Resources and animated 40 minute documentary. Developed, designed and maintained web presence for other clients including Singleton Galmann Realty, TwoMorrows Publishing (including ecommerce feature), Heisman Trophy, Restaurant Ninth, Jolly Roger Recording.
2/1995 – 6/2005 Partner, LEMON CUSTARD COMICS, Hoboken NJ/Oakland, CA
Developed and produced comic/cartoon hybrids for a number of clients (Dark Horse Comics, ADS, Oklahoma Seat Belt Safety Campaign, Sempai-Do EMS Consultants, and more) primarily using Macromedia Flash. Designed and maintained web presence including publishing web comic/cartoons in multiple formats.
5/1994 – 12/1995 Project Manager, STANDARD CHARTERED BANK, New York, NY
Developed, initiated and managed support of local and remote customer relationship management solution for national corporate banking sales force. Maintained Lotus Notes server and application suite, including dial-up services, as part of global Lotus Notes initiative. Developed and implemented departmental computing standards.
EDUCATION Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts with a concentration in Fine Art (Experimental Animation and Photography), COLGATE UNIVERSITY, Hamilton, New York, USA