Résumé

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EXPERIENCE

Sequential Brands Group Store Design & Visual Merchandising Manager | New York, NY | July 2017 – Present

Develop merchandising strategies, planograms & floor sets for various retailers to increase brand experience

 

Fit For Life Visual Merchandising Manager | Louisville, CO | October 2016 – July 2017

Designed product assortments; curated design & fashion trends; coordinated, art directed & styled photoshoots

Gaiam Visual Merchandising Manager | Louisville, CO | August 2015–September 2016

Designed window displays & entire visual concepts that showcase & promote the brand, developed retail planograms, unique fixture displays & store within store sets

 

Common Threads Consignment Sales & Stylist | Boulder, CO | Spring 2015 – Fall 2015

Specialized in high-end boutique & vintage clothing, along with merchandising inventory & styling vignettes 

 

Além International Management Creative Services Manager | Louisville, CO | Fall 2011–Spring 2015

Collaborated with luxury automotive & sports clients to create unique & memorable experiences including special events, product launches, event marketing, branding & experiential design

 

Pure Brand Graphic Designer | Denver, CO | Summer 2011–Fall 2011

Designed print pieces and digital marketing presentations for brand communication

 

Emergent Structures Graphic Designer | Savannah, GA | Spring 2010–Spring 2011

Art directed a material reclamation movement to promote sustainable living to raise awareness

 

HulaHue Designs Designer & Illustrator | Carbondale, CO | Summer 2010

Cofounded a custom, hand-drawn, hand-printed & hand-made screen printing design studio

 

Nolehouse Creative Graphic Designer | Carbondale, CO | Summer 2010

Produced various advertisements, logos, brand identities & custom designs

 

Working Class Studio Graphic Designer | Savannah, GA | Spring 2010–Fall 2010

Collaborated with various external partners such as Showtime & Dylan’s Candy Bar exploring surface design, logos, stationery, packaging & limited edition handcrafted pieces

 

Susie's Consignment Sales & Stylist | Aspen, CO | Winter 2005–Summer 2010

Worked retail sales of clothing, furniture, & accessories, as well as creative, inviting window displays

 

Little Bear Antiques Sales & Stylist | Aspen, CO | Winter 2002–Summer 2010

Worked retail sales, décor, furniture & accessory vignettes, spatial organization, signage & advertisements

 

Freelance Design | 2011–Present

Developed brand identity for Simply Venture, an intentional travel company | Denver, CO | 2015 

Established brand identity for Eclectix, an art, furnishings, décor & uniques store | Boulder, CO | 2012

Developed brand identity for Action In Africa, a nonprofit organization | 2011 

 

EDUCATION

 

Savannah College of Art and Design | Savannah, GA | Fall 2007–Spring 2011

BFA major in Graphic Design & minor in Interior Design Graduated Magna Cum Laude | Dean’s List

 

Rhode Island School of Design | Providence, RI | Summer 2006

Studied Painting, Art History, Basic Design & Foundation Drawing

 

Anderson Ranch Arts Center | Snowmass Village, CO

Received summer Workshop Scholarships for Painting, Woodworking & Sculpture

 

RECOGNITION

Gaiam Brand Shop store within store design displayed in Lord & Taylor Flagship | New York, NY | 2018
Retail design & visual merchandising showcased in Macy’s & featured in DesignRetail | Easton, OH | June 2016

Designed & created custom Gaiam window display for Bed Bath & Beyond | New York City, NY | February 2016

Created event concept & identity for ArtStir Denver | Denver Pavilions, CO | May 2013 

Designs showcased at DebateFest for the Presidential Debate | University of Denver, CO | October 2012

Exhibited a Watercolor series at “Waterlogged” | Aspen, CO | January 2012

Secession 2011 Finalist | Savannah, GA | Spring 2011

Won Vernissage Exposition poster design | Lacoste, France | Fall 2010

Received Scholarships for Study Abroad Program | London, England | Winter 2009

Received four year Combined Honors Scholarship & Competitive Yearly Grants | Fall 2007–Spring 2011

 

SKILLS

Creative skills include Illustration, Printmaking, Styling, Visual Merchandising & Window Display Design

Advanced in Adobe Creative Suite & Microsoft Office; Proficient in AutoCAD