Contact:

Email: abdiahbougary@gmail.com
Linked In: Abdiah Bougary
Twitter: @AbdiahBougary

Education:

  • Westwood College - Chicago, USA - Game Art and Design BAS (2007-2009).
  • Community College of Allegheny County - Pittsburgh, PA - Webpage Design Workshop (2012).
  • SAE Institute - Jeddah, KSA - DSLR Photography Boot Camp Certificate (2015).


Professional Experience and Community Work:

  • Co-Founder and Board Member of SKI Holding (2010-Current).
  • Design and Usability Consultant at Seww.org (2012).
  • Interactive Game Consultant at Carnegie Mellon University (2012).
  • Game Developers Conference at Moscone Center (2012).
  • Global Game Jam at Carnegie Mellon University (2012).
  • Board Game Jam at Toonseum (2012).
  • Freelance Graphic Designer [Maps, Covers, etc] (2013).
  • Volunteer for PIN [Animal Rescue] (2013-Current).
  • Volunteer for Jeddah GeekFest Unorganizers [Geek Social Group] (2013-Current).
  • Receptionist at SKI Holding (2014-Current).
  • Founder and President of Hijaz Anime Club [Anime Social Group] (2015-Current).

Awards:

  • Dean's List (2007-2008).
  • President's List (2009).
  • First Place in Video Game Themed Dessert Contest in Pittsburgh, PA (August 2012).

Professional Memberships:

  • International Game Developers Association (2008-Current).
  • Arabic Game Developer Network (2010-Current).

Language Skills:

Bilingual (fluent in both English and Arabic).

Computer Skills:

  • Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc).
  • Autodesk Software (3ds Max, Maya).
  • Adobe Software (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects).
  • Game Engines (Unreal, Unity, Game Maker).
  • Paint Programs (Corel Painter, Art Rage).
  • Other Programs (Crazy Bump, Z Brush).


References:
Available upon request.