Founder & Lead Designer
Los Angeles, CA
Jan 2013 - Present (8 years 3 months)
Founded a design agency that specializes in website design and marketing, app design and development, and visual branding. Formerly Laughlin Design Studio.
• Bring ideas from concept to production in a visually cohesive and aesthetically pleasing presentation across interfaces: web, apps, print, and environmental.
• Provide strategic design that reaches consumers and expresses the brand message all while growing client relationships and working on multiple projects at a time.
• Provide user interface design solutions that focus on a coherent and positive user-experience.
• Work with multiple departments through the development process, providing research, sketches, wireframes, mockups, and prototypes.
•Create brand identities from scratch and work consistently within existing identities.
•Translate business needs and requirements into creative and impactful design solutions.
Grow client relationships and working on multiple projects at a time.
Oct 2012 - Aug 2014 (1 year 10 months)
Joined a design consulting startup in creating websites that consistently focused on engaging customers. Developed strong visual branding that reflected the client’s unique distinctive value.
Sep 2011 - Oct 2012 (1 year 1 month)
Created persuasive and immersive custom trade show experiences and booth graphics. Worked with printers to manage graphic production for large events.manage graphic production for large events.