About

Building better brands


About


I am an independent freelance graphic designer and Art Director based in Chicago, Illinois. I work with clients large and small to strategically create compelling and meaningful brands and organizations.

Message

A message that is honest, and well thought out is not overly cluttered or easily lost in the noise. The goal of each design is to become memorable, timeless, and beautifully crafted to suit each purpose and organization.

Process

Every client and every project is different, and so much be the process to go with it. With every projects comes experimentation, and thought to help build the best solution possible.

Collaboration

Belief in the clients and building strong relationships with them to help bring their ideas, organization, and business to life.

Capabilities


Strategically creating and advancing identities, visual systems, and brand experiences.

01

Branding

Your brand is the cornerstone of your company. I have to the responsibility to find the unique, honest, and compelling story, and build around that. From the creation of the identity, and the development of the brand system, you'll be able to build a strong organization and honest stories.

02

Art Direction

Informed by research, and experience your story can begin to take shape. From digital products to printed deliverables can help your brands creative vision.

03

Strategy

Before a timeless brand can be created, it needs a name. By gathering all relevant information, and influences the process to develop a unique, ownable name for your company can begin.

04

Naming

Thoughtful feedback, and consultation can help you strengthen and bring everything into one cohesive space.

Perl Mortgage

Art Director and Front-End Developer

  • Through Creative processes conceptualize, design, build, and deploy branding, websites, email campaigns, and presentations for various clients and industries.
  • Utilize HTML/CSS/JS to develop webpages, emails, and touch tours in a web environment.

Frey Design Group

Senior Designer and Front-End Developer

  • Conceptualize and create User Interfaces and Experiences for mobile/web applications, and upcoming web redesign projects.
  • Conceptualize digital and printed marketing materials for both internal and external facing clients.
  • Manage web content through Wordpress CMS
  • Develop front end HTML/CSS for internal and external websites and events utilizing JS plugins as well.
  • Design and implement email marketing strategies.
  • Develop new strategies and products to be implemented in the digital loan process.

22CM

Designer to Senior Designer

  • Design for internal clients for events, advertising, and publication layouts for a variety of magazines, newspapers, and digital media.
  • Lead animation for a digital multimedia, and video news stories. Design advertising for external clients for small businesses to be used in a variety of publications.

Mauge

Designer

  • Development of branding, web design, and marketing materials for Real Estate Developments and Automotive Clients.