Nick Lyons

Web, Design, Video & Print

About Me

I'm always working on side projects that range from stupid, funny, cool ideas to useful tools.

GSB Digital
Typsetter, Prepress &
Online Project Coordinator / 2018-2020

I spend my time typsetting for traditional print methods, doing prepress work utilizing computer to plate technology and handling online orders and websites for customer facing web to print platforms at GSB Digital.

  • LegalTabs.com

    Set-up ecommerce store for selling legal tabs with Wordpress, Woocommerce and credit card payment with Paypal.

  • Order Dashboard

    Web app that scraps orders from 3 services to be displayed on production floor monitors for order lifecycle tracking.

Nationwide Insurance
Test Analyst / 2014-2018
  • Testing Transition

    Led the transition to a new test case manager system that reduced test time by 30% for a financial statements project. This increased transparency to Business Analysts and increased bug resolution by 33% in functional testing.

  • Implemented Onboarding Process

    Created an on-boarding website that reduced pair training time by 50% and streamlined new hire knowledge transfer from 2 months to 3 weeks.

  • Built Knowledge Transfer Wiki

    Built a wiki for insurance application and IT process documentation. This reduced testing idle time (‘time spent waiting for the lead to be available’) by at least a third, reduced blockers by 50% and reduced knowledge siloing across 5 teams.

Ohio University
Bachelors in Visual Communication
(Web & Video Production) / 2007