Neil Polenske Digital Artist
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Summary

Digital Artist with a varied skillset in digital media including animation and 3d modeling. I have provided art assets and designs for mulitple commercially released videogames, online medical products and videos. In addition, I design and manage my personal website using the latest HTML and CSS protocols with additional experience in JavaScript.

Technical Qualifications
Applications Stack Platforms/OS
  • Autodesk Maya
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Flash
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Visual Studio
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • JavaScript



  • PC/Windows
Skills Employement History
Amazon Fullfillment Center Tracy, CA
2018

  • Floor Associate
  • Consistently maintain productivity exceeding 100%.
Loves Travel Stops Lodi, CA
2015

  • Cashier
  • Maintained store quality and quality customer interactions.
  • Assisted in keeping our store the highest rated for customer experience in our district.
Little Caesars Lodi, CA
2013

  • Team Lead
  • Responsible for maintaining consistent quality and production during peak and end hours of the day.
  • Created materials necessary for continued production up to required daily needs of the facility.
  • Oversaw all necessary preparations for next shift team hand-off.
Restoration Hardware Tracy, CA
2008

  • Customer Service Representative
  • Promoted to Email Department in less than a month.
  • Resolved customer issues and complaints and expedited quality control to appropriate departments.
Digital Praise Fremont, CA
2006
  • Animator, Modeler, Texture Artist
  • Created and produced character animation presets and full motion video.
  • Independently developed processing pipeline to shorten development time using Photoshop.
Brown and Herbranson Milpitas, CA
2005

  • Texture Artist
  • Digitally mapped high resolution photographs over 3d scanned teeth.
xZault New Media San Leandro, CA
2004

  • Animator, Storyboard Artist, Texture Artist
  • Created over a minute of 3d animated video.
  • Additionally prepped multiple 3d models for animation.
Experience
Storyboard artist and animator for VES introduction animation
2004

Co-directed and co-produced independent short film Slip Up.
2002

Education
Expression's College for Digital Arts Emeryville, CA
2004

  • Associate of Applied Science Degree
Special Training