Angie is a natural collaborator and designer, working and playing in Brooklyn. With more than 10 years experience as a creative lead, she has expertise in all stages of both print and digital art direction and design, with a focus on innovative user experiences with thoughtful interactions. Angie also has a substantial background in textile design and aspires to combine her passion in all these areas to create engaging experiences regardless of the medium. Angie's art direction experience includes working with well known brands such as Virgin, Rubbermaid, Hershey, Chase, and Mastercard as well as teaming up with boutique agencies in Denver and Portland. Projects for these brands and agencies included websites, social media campaigns, infographics, print materials, and branding as well as required account management, strategy, art direction, and photography direction. As a Senior Art Director at Ketchum Digital, Angie designs, art directs, and collaborates with creative directors, account teams, social media teams, strategists, writers, and front-end developers. She also works with the business development team as the creative lead developing presentations and graphics. Qualifications: • Results Driven Hands-on Designer • Creative Lead Developing Print and Digital Projects • Experience with user-centered methodologies and participatory product design • Manage Account Relationships • Project Management • Textile Surface and Print Design • Natural Collaborator • Expert knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Fireworks and working knowledge of CSS, HTML, JavaScript, AfterEffects, Flash.

Work Samples

Work History

  • Senior Digital Art Director - contract

    • Ketchum
    • Sep 2012 - Present (2 years 3 months)

    - Responsible for art direction of logos, infographics, banners, social media graphics and printed marketing collateral

    - Led UX (visual and usability) for website redesigns and spec work

    - Created new business program strategies and presentations

    Clients include: FedEx, Philips, Silk, Takeda, Gillette, Libby's, Vanity Fair, Chase, Hershey's, Mastercard, P&G, Michelin, Weight Watchers, IBM

  • Owner and Creative Director

    • Angie Burr Design
    • May 2004 - Present (10 years 7 months)

    - Responsible for developing and managing the design and production of marketing campaigns and marketing collateral including monthly newsletters, seasonal advertisements, and annual brochures

    - Streamlined design production for multiple financial e-commerce campaigns

    - Led website and intranet designs including UX wireframe, aesthetic and IA

    - Developed brand logos and identity systems

    - Developed project proposals including scope of work, timeline and budget

    - Managed product photography

    Clients within various industries including: financial, fine arts, real estate, education, publishing, environmental cleaning, marine and airport services, technology sales training, pirate radio, government

  • Art Director

    • APMEX
    • 2012 - 2012

    - Creative lead responsible for redesigned the product marketing including online and email

    - Collaborated with the marketing team and CMO

  • Senior Graphic Designer (contract)

    • Evanta
    • Jan 2008 - Oct 2008 (9 months)

    - Redefined the brand to represent the reach of the company.

    - Redesigned marketing materials and streamlined the production processes.

  • Contract Graphic Designer

    • East Bank Communications Group
    • 2006 - 2007 (1 year)
  • Graphic Designer

    • Via Training
    • May 2003 - Dec 2003 (7 months)

    - Developed monthly e-learning and blended training educational Flash tutorials for HP sales team

    - Designed print and digital graphics for HP and the HPinfolab National Conference

  • Senior Graphic Designer

    • iXL
    • 1999 - 2000 (1 year)

    - Collaborated on the design and deployment of the Virgin Energy website in London, England (site is no longer live)

    - Collaborated with writers and designers in redesigning Budget Rent-A-Car website (www.budget.com)

    - Presented web designs to business strategists, art directors and managers

    - Wrote creative briefs

  • Graphic Designer

    • Quark
    • 1998 - 1999 (1 year)
  • Graphic Designer

    • Genesis Inc.
    • 1996 - 1997 (1 year)

Education

  • Designskole Kolding / Kolding School of Design, Denmark

    • M.A. Textile Design
    • 2009 - 2011
  • Iowa State University

    • B.F.A. Graphic Design
    • 1991 - 1995

Specialties

Awards

DMY International Design Festival Berlin, 2012 MA Textile, Kolding School of Design, Denmark BFA Graphic Design, Iowa State University

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