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Jacob P.

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Grand Rapids, MI

Member since:

January 17, 2012

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What is your area of expertise?

I have experience in interaction, graphic, motion, and game design, as well as 3D animation and programming. I also have a background in business, marketing, and leadership of non-profit organizations. I am an active member of multiple professional organizations, and currently am the Director of Education on the board of AIGA West Michigan.

Introduction

Hi I'm Jake Pollak, Past President of the group. I'm a dynamic creative, businessman, and educator.


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