Designer, FabKids, San Francisco, CA. May 2016-Present
∙ Design emails, landing pages, promotions, social media, look-books, web banners & pop-ups.
∙ My email designs resulted in a 20% increase in user engagement.
∙ Collaborate with designers, art directors, photographers, social media specialists, acquisition strategists, analysts & marketing team.
∙ Plan, produce & style photoshoots.
∙ Design of the “We Believe” campaign brought attention to companies & non-profits supporting kids in our community. This initiative drove conversions & increased revenue.
∙ Write copy for marketing emails.
∙ Assist in on-boarding designers, art directors, interns, producers and marketing team members.
Designer, Pottery Barn, San Francisco, CA. October 2015-April 2016
∙ Create style guidelines that optimize production workflow & result in 30% faster turnaround times.
∙ Design backlit advertisements for shopping malls generating higher in-store foot traffic & revenue.
∙ Retouch photos in Photoshop.
∙ Collaborate with designers, managers & the Vice President.
∙ Layout catalog in InDesign.
Visual Designer, LinkUp/JobDig, Minneapolis, MN. May 2014-May 2015
∙ Designed advertisements & infographics for email campaigns.
∙ QA tested iOS app.
∙ Designed layout of weekly email sent to 22,000 HR professionals.
∙ Designed cards, labels & envelopes.
∙ Distilled job market data to concise designs & distributed to potential clients, which resulted in new customer acquisition.
∙ Designed layout of weekly paper distributed to 4,700 locations.
Production Artist, Wunderman, Minneapolis, MN. November 2013-February 2014 (Temporary Position)
∙ Responsible for the creation of the Best Buy print insert, the number one consumer electronic periodical in the country, distributed at over 1,000 locations.
∙ Designed weekly promotions for in-store use.
∙ Worked in an agency environment under extremely tight deadlines.
Graphic Designer, Jabber Logic, Minneapolis, MN. November 2013-January 2014
∙ Designed logo & brand standards for re-brand of start-up advertising agency.
∙ Curated typography & color palette.
Digital Designer/UX/UI Specialist, Radio1190, Boulder, CO. March-May 2013
∙ Created icons & layouts for iPhone application to enhance UX/UI, resulting in increased user satisfaction evident in the 5-star rating in the app store.
∙ Created wireframes.
∙ Worked collaboratively with lead iOS engineer.
Digital Designer, Joshua Horwitz of Waterford Life Sciences, Washington, DC. January-April 2013
∙ Designed Medical Advocacy deck that Mr. Horwitz presented to Merck Pharmaceutical Company.
∙ Conducted & organized research on various organizations at Merck’s request.
Designer & Photographer, Sir Richard's Condom Company, Boulder, CO. May-December 2012
∙ Designed advertisements for print, presentations & websites, including web banners, catalog ads, digital booklet, infographics, calendar, signs for events & retail stores.
∙ Developed Vintage shirt brand with TDA_Boulder.
∙ Photographed over 20 events including fundraisers, parties, concerts & protests.
∙ Edited, tagged, described & posted albums to social media.
∙ Included photography in promotional, marketing material.
Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Wordpress, Sketch, OmniGraffle, Google Analytics, Dreamweaver, MailChimp, SketchUp, Quark, Keynote, PowerPoint, CSS, HTML5, Adobe Creative Cloud, Graphic Design, Responsive Design, User Interface Design, Creative Strategy, Photography, Painting & Screen-Printing.
∙ CU Honors Journal chose one of my digital designs for publication.
∙ Museo de Arte Contemporaneo in Chile featured my sound art piece.
∙ Visual Arts Resource Complex at CU selected my paintings to display at grand opening.
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO. B.A.
Major: Art & Art History; Minor: Technology, Arts and Media (TAM)
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY. July 2007-August 2007
Georgetown Day School, Washington, DC. September 1994-June 2008