About

Welcome to Ilios Interactive

This website, iliosinteractive.com, is a hand-crafted personal website built by and for Scott Patterson, a professional designer/developer based out of Reno, Nevada (USA). This website serves to display Scott’s work, and allows Scott to blog about various design, development, and technology topics.

About Scott

An experienced digital strategist.

Scott Patterson

I am highly experienced in designing and building incredible websites that are powerful, beautiful, functional, responsive, and user-friendly. I have a passion for minute details, am innovatively creating meaningful experiences for users, and am pushing the limits of web design and front-end development through constantly educating myself with new technologies and trends.

I offer a successful and documented background of design experience. I have over thirteen years of professional experience in website and interactive design, user experience, web strategy, web development, and print design. I specialize in identifying and solving complex design and usability challenges through implementing best practices and through careful planning and execution. With a Mobile First approach, I create websites that are scalable and useful for desktop and mobile users alike. I have been recognized with numerous design awards and accolades for my exceptional style and vast knowledge of web design techniques and technologies.

Specialties: HTML5, CSS3 (LESS and Sass), jQuery, coding by hand, CMS integration, user experience, information architecture, interactive design, web design, web strategy, section 508 standards, usability, project management (Scott is a Certified ScrumMaster), Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe After Effects, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Office 365 Integration, and Sharepoint Integration/Development.

Portfolio

Browse my latest portfolio entries to view my latest work which includes but is not limited to User Experience/Interface Work, Web Design, Front-End Development, and Email Design/Development. Interested in working with me? Great, scroll down to the “Work With Me” section below!

Visit Portfolio   

Scott’s Capabilities

Designer

  • UI & Experience Design
  • Website Design
  • Digital Design
  • Email Design
  • Print Design

Front-End Dev

  • Scott Codes by Hand [1]
  • HTML5, CSS3 & SASS [2], and PHP
  • Javascript & jQuery
  • Database Management
  • Content Management Systems [3]
  • Sharepoint Integration
  • Version Control [4]

Strategist

  • Branding Development
  • Digital Strategy
  • Project Management
  • Information Architecture Development
  • Content Strategy
  • Persona Development

Work With Me

I’ll buy the coffee.

When time permits, I enjoy collaborating on select design and development projects. Using the button below, contact me and let’s chat about what you might have in mind.

Contact Me Today!  

Notes

[1] – Scott’s been coding by hand since 2006 using various text editors including VI, Dreamweaver, Visual Studio, Coda 2, TextMate, and NotePad++. [2] – SASS, SCSS, and LESS Preprocessors. [3] – Sitecore, WordPress, Woocommerce, Umbraco, Sharepoint, and many others. [4] – Team Foundation Server, and GIT.