Resume – Marc Zirin – 3D Artist

Marc J. Zirin

(916) 505-1422 ♦ [email protected] ♦

Virtual Environment & Mood Developer



-Hands-on experience creating 3D environments, virtual lighting, web graphics, and musical scores

-Quick to learn new tools and technologies


Autodesk Maya and Mudbox, Mental Ray, Logic Pro Audio Studio, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, WordPress, GIMP, Excel, PowerPoint

Other Skills:

Advanced Color Theory, HTML, CSS, SEO


California State University, Chico

Bachelor of Science: Applied Computer Graphics 2008-2013

Options: Production, Communication Design


Petco, Folsom, CA     

Sales Expert

October 2013 – Present

-Managed and maintained the front end of the store

-Multitasked by managing the cash register, answering all calls for customer service and assisting customers

-Established rapport with customers and offered credible answers

-Recommended complimentary products and services when appropriate



Catalina Games, Pittsburgh, PA

Lead 3D Environment and Object Modeler

September 2012 – May 2013

-Created low-poly game models from concept art to import-ready objects

-Finished tasks early and completed extra work to be ahead of schedule



Chico State Game Studios, Chico, CA

Lead Audio Director

August 2012 – May 2013

-Composed, recorded, and mastered all music that played during each level of the game

-Managed and scheduled tasks for my audio staff

-Wrote weekly progress reports on how my team was operating


Level Designer

August 2012 – December 2012

-Created paper prototypes and transferred them to 3D world spaces

-Met with other teams to troubleshoot specific issues between the departments

-Wrote AI packages to make the artificial intelligence seem lifelike



Alpha Epsilon Pi Fraternity, Chico, CA

Marketing & Website Chair

August 2011 – January 2013

-Created and maintained website

-Designed advertisement brochures for charity events



Web Design Tutor, Chico, CA (Self Employed)

January 2010 – January 2012

-Tutored HTML and CSS to students

-Assisted students in school projects by simplifying concepts for easy comprehension


3000 Miles of Pavement, Chico, CA

Lead Web Design Manager

October 2008 – July 2009

-Built the entire company website from bottom up

-Maintained server and updated website as needed

-Built with search engine optimization for front page listing