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Clarissa Niles

Charismatic • Professional • Pro‑Active
Innovative • Dependable • Curious

Work Experience

Creative Director
Push 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 Designer
Securian 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 Designer
Various 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.

Designer
Augeo + 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 Designer
ShopNBC (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 Designer
University 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 Design

User Experience Design

User Interface Design

Front-End Development

Email Design & Development

Print Design

Technical
Web Design & Development Tools

HTML

CSS

Sketch

Axure

Invsion

Adobe Creative Suite

Photoshop

Illustrator

Dreamweaver

Premiere

After Effects

Animate

InDesign

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.

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