Past director of JANN, demitted office in May 2015.
Having spent most of his professional career in applied social research and visual design, D’Oyen currently satiates his “left-brain” thirst for data and analysis by leading the full-service research company DaDrum Data Limited. For those things “right brain” he immerse himself within his role as Lead Experience Engineer at Taekni Designs Limited where he is engaged in the praxis of new media design, visual design and user experience design and engineering.
His mastery of the fields continues to be recognized as he serves as an educator at various levels nationally. Currently as Adjunct Lecturer at the University of the West Indies, Mona he delivers courses in Web Design, Animation for the Web, and Usability and the Online user Experience. While at the Pre-University School, D’Oyen takes on the mantle of Instructor of Digital Animation, where he leads the school’s foray into the delivery of a skill-based curriculum in animation for certification at NVQJ Levels 1 and 2. Of note, D’Oyen has also previously acted as Assistant Lecturer at the University of Technology, Jamaica within the Bachelor of Arts in Communication Art and Technology.
A passionate and patriotic man, his exposure to business strategy, competitiveness and organizational design and leadership are further engaged in his capacity as Director, Strategy and Operations within the Jamaica Animation Nation Network Limited (JANN). JANN is a duly registered Not-For-Profit company with the mandate of overseeing and catalyzing the growth and development of the animation industry in Jamaica.
It is not surprising that he is superiorly proficient in Sencha Animator 5, Adobe Master Collection CS6 (Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, Fireworks, Audition, Premiere Pro, Dreamweaver), CMS systems (WordPress, Joomla, Drupal), HTML, CSS, PHP to name a few…
- Designed and delivered course content for “Web Animation Fundamentals” at the Univeristy of the West Iindes
- Trained to deliver 6-month 2D animation with ToonBoom course
- Strategy and New Media Director for the Jamaica Animation Nation Network. Jamaica’s Animation association 2013-current.
- Strategy and Business Development Director for Jamaica Design Association 2013-2015.
Past (web-animation) clients include:
- 100 Hearts
- Mona School of Business (MSB)
- University of the West Indies (UWI)
- Planning Institute of Jamaica (PIOJ)
- Development Bank of Jamaica (DBJ)
- National Commercial Bank of Jamaica (NCB)