San Francisco, CA / 913.980.2742 / designbgeorge@gmail.

com

SKILLS

Illustrator

Brand + Identity Design

In Design

Letterpress

Photoshop

Print Production

Microsoft Suite

Illustration

Google Drive

Iconography

Sketch

Data Visualization

HTML / CSS

Story Boards

Flash

UX Design

Premier Pro

User Research

After Effects

Concept Development

Loyola University New Orleans | Graphic Design

E D U C AT I O N

Loyola Academic Scholarship · Art Scholarship · Janssen Grant

WORK

Lead Visual Designer (October 2014 to Present)
Minted (San Francisco, CA)
· Oversee training of new employees
· Collaborate with creative team on corporate design projects
· Design and produce look-books, press kits, samples and gift packages for national magazines and blogs

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Project Manager (February 2014 to September 2014)
Cluster Labs, Inc. (San Francisco, CA)
Oversaw project development for a well-funded tech startup that created the private photo-sharing app, Cluster
Managed launch and visual development of subsequent niche apps Tripcast, Homeroom and Daily Kiddo
Lead user research studies for UI/UX development
Data compilation, visualization and mapping
UI/UX storyboarding

Co-Founder (January 2010 to August 2011)
Ampersand Studios (Kansas City, MO)
· Created a workshop with an open studio on the sales floor of local boutique for all things hand-made where we
hosted “makers” classes
· Created and sold custom art prints and line of hand screenprinted T-shirts
· Repurposed estate sale items: everything from reupholstering furniture to creating jewelry from found objects
Branding + ID / Visual Merchandizer (June 2009 to August 2011)
Style & Grace, LLC (Kansas City, MO)
· Branding re-design and monthly print ad design
· Responsible for creating a cohesive visual aesthetic throughout the store with the overall goal of maximizing profit
· Creation and upkeep of store’s social networking pages

VOLUNTEER

Rock Paper Scissors Art Collective / Oakland, CA (Present)
· Lead classes of 10+ people on letterpress and silkscreening
· Designed logo and identity for non profit (August 2015)
Children’s Faith Formation at St. Ignatius / San Francisco, CA (School Year, 2013-2014)
· Created curriculum and lead a weekly class of 8th grade students
Women in Design (WiDKC) for Newhouse Shelter / Kansas City, MO (March 5, 2010)
· Live Art Charity Benefit: “Monster Drawing Rally” hosted by WiDKC
· Raised money for Newhouse Shelter for women