New York University (ITP)
MPS, interactive telecommunications
Sept 2011 - may 2013
Loyola University Chicago
MS, integrated marketing communications
sept 2009 - aug 2011
Louisiana Tech University
BFA, communication design, english
sept 2003 - may 2009
Comprehension of HTML/CSS
Experience Design Director
New York City, 2017 – present
Hands-on client-facing role, managing up to 8 junior-to-mid-level designers. Provides oversight, execution, and documentation of large-scale client work on pressing (read: aggressive) cross-platform agile development cycles. Contributes heavily to product strategy. Participates regularly (and truly believes) in user testing - from strategy/objective, to execution, to insight implementation.
Experience Designer and Senior Experience Designer
New York City, 2013 – 2017
Designed architecture, interfaces, and responsive experiences across web and native platforms, with a particular focus on data science and visualization.
Primary clients include Johnson and Johnson, Acuvue, Verizon, and Nike. Experience includes leading teams of up to 5 junior to mid-level designers and working as lieutenant to Creative Directors.
The DuPuis Group
Design/Marketing Intern, Packaging Designer, and Communication Strategist
Chicago, IL, 2008 – 2013
Designed packages for major CPG companies, researched consumer shopping behavior, assisted photo shoots, and developed an internal communication strategy.
Primary clients include Quaker, PepsiCo, Nestlé, Lance, Peter Pan, and Kellogg's.
Freelance Design (Self-Employed)
Chicago, IL, 2009 – 2011
Designed logo and identity systems, collateral, websites, and brand strategies for small Chicago-based companies – with all the administrative tasks that accompany self-employment.
Amelia Hancock 2018