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Clarissa Niles

Charismatic Professional ProActiveInnovative Dependable Curious

Work Experience

Creative DirectorPush Interactive

June 2018–Present

/ Designed websites and user interfaces for best usability.

/ Created logos, brand identities and marketing materials.

/ Produced product strategy from conceptual ideas through final designs.

Digital DesignerSecurian Financial

July 2013–June 2018

/ Design and implement responsive design email standards and templates from concept to iterative design, through delivery and on-going user support.

/ Design and develop user interfaces for multiple brands and employ real-time feedback of user experiences. .

/ Build website sale funnels.

/ Use A/B testing of user interfaces to build strong performing websites.

/ Produce and design new brands, including brainstorming, logos, product labels, web ads, and websites.

Freelance DesignerVarious Clients, including: Minnesota Wild Hockey, Uponor, JT Mega, Minnesota Top Team, and others

June 2010-Present/ Unify design standards and brands./ Design emails and websites./ Manage and produce web graphics./ Develop HTML emails and websites./ Produce various print materials./ Create logos and brands.

DesignerAugeo + Greer

June 2018-Present/ Designed websites and user interfaces for best usability./ Created logos, brand identities and marketing materials./Produced product strategy from conceptual ideas through final designs.

Multimedia DesignerShopNBC (now evine)

February 2011–December 2012

/ Designed and programmed website content and marketing emails.

/ Created design style boards for ShopNBC events and product lines, used both on television and on ShopNBC\'s website.

/ Juggled multiple projects simultaneously.

/ Worked with creative director.

Graphic Design Intern
Grandpa-George & Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Greater Twin Cities

October 2010-February 2011/ Organized and directed photo shoot./ Created promotional and in-house materials./ Illustrated and produced digital designs for the web./ Edited and prepared files for print production.

Intermediate Level Graphic DesignerUniversity of Minnesota, Student Unions & Activities

March 2009 - May 2010/ Designed posters, postcards, handbills, brochures, and ads./ Communicated and work with the marketing team./ Completed production for promotions and advertisements./ Formatted design templates./ Produced within design standards./ Worked on large scale materials.

Skills

Professional

Visual DesignUser Experience DesignUser Interface DesignFront-End DevelopmentEmail Design &DevelopmentPrint Design

TechnicalWeb Design & Development Tools

HTMLCSSSketchAxureInvsion

Adobe Creative Suite

PhotoshopIllustratorDreamweaverPremiereAfter EffectsAnimateInDesign

Microsoft Office

Word

Powerpoint

Excel

Outlook

Education

University of Minnesota
Twin Cities | College of Design

Fall 2006-Spring 2010/ Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design.