Saint Paul, MN
Feb 2020 - Present (1 year 10 months)
Concept, design and produce digital display campaigns, web page UX design and
development implementation, motion graphics direction, e-mail,
social and other media. Implement concepts, conduct presentations to internal and external
business partners. Photo layout, design and direction. Creative production management.
Advance Auto Parts
Creative marketing team management and direction. * Integrated marketing, UX/UI design, .com and digital direction across all media. * Partnered with external and internal teams to develop, implement and manage digital design modules/templates. * Designed retail space footprints and planograms. * Project and process cultivation and management.
Implemented digital and print design & production of Caldrea/Mrs. Myers core brand product, email, catalogue, .com. * Consumer facing functionality, brand identity, direct marketing, POP, web design/functionality, planograms.
Marketing Communications Manager
Developed innovative and strategic creative solutions to successfully evolve and implement the Wagner brand. * Designed and produced all sales and marketing materials including packaging, point of sale, collateral and exhibit design. * Photo direction, production team management and all aspects of print and website production.
Designed and managed multiple projects including a variety of print materials, direct mail, marketing collateral, catalogue layout and additional promotional materials. * Commissioned, purchased and directed photography and illustration.
Thistle Dew Fine Graphics.
Clients include: Wunderman, Best Buy, Caldrea Companies/ Mrs. Meyers, Preston Kelly, Illume candles, Anthropologie, Target, Macy's, Tartan Marketing, Health East, LifeTime Fitness, Marshall Field's, Cosmopolitan, Saks, Harrod's of Knightsbridge and Pottery Barn. HOW design inHowse packaging design winner 2008.
Senior Designer/Art Director
Nov 2015 - Nov 2019 (4 years)
Designed and produced UX/UI modules for mobile and desktop across multiple media/publications. * Directed and managed digital display production team while advancing client voice and best practices. * Led visual presentations to communicate consumer facing digital display campaigns to a variety of audiences. * Partnered with external and internal teams to develop, implement and manage digital design modules/templates. * Developed brand and style guides through digital and product UI/UX. * Photo/CGI layout and direction.