Olivia Gulin is available for temp and contract design work!

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Experience

Praytell, Senior Designer, 2016-2017

Delivered regularly designed content for social media, event collateral, and pitch decks. Worked with a team of five people to produce all creative content. Used a variety of creative techniques such as motion graphics, stop motion, video production, and studio photography. Major projects include the design and development of a site for the Women’s Equality Center and shooting a mini-documentary covering community efforts to close Riker’s Island. Clients include Logitech, SoundCloud, ABInBev, and Twitter.

Nickelodeon, Freelance Designer, 2015-2016

Worked with the Digital Brand Design team to ensure consistent and engaging brand presence across all digital fronts. Frequent tasks include creating promotional graphics for new content for Nick.com, creating featured quizzes, and maintaining property spaces for current TV shows. Larger projects include producing content templates for live events such as the Kids Choice Awards and holiday-themed social graphics.

UrbanDaddy, Freelance Designer, 2013-2014

Designed websites, apps, email blasts, and sales materials for UrbanDaddy properties as well as for sponsored events and products. Projects include the redesign of Manero.com, and designs for various sponsored events, such as Stoli’s Most Original Bartender competition.

The Kenny Miller Company, Designer, 2011-2013

Created original designs, concepts, and wireframes for various in-house and client projects. Primarily designed for the web, iOS, and Facebook apps. The KM Co. specializes in creating digital networks, products, and content for entertainment entities. Clients include Nickelodeon, AMC, the MSG Network, Comcast, and Conde Nast.

Know Your Meme, Designer, 2009-2011
Designed editorial information graphics, user interface elements, and merchandise.

Also regularly assisted in research and community management.

Rocketboom, Designer 2009-2011 NYC
Designed graphics and branding for various web and video based properties. Projects included brand identity for Rocketboom NYC, site design for Humanwire, and social media graphics for each of the network’s shows.

Freelance Design 2008- Present
Clients include: Penguin Random House, Veronica Beard, Forced Meme Productions, Cheezburger Network, Social Media Week, My Damn Channel, The American Museum of Natural History, and Cardinal Spirits

Skills

Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, AfterEffects, Bridge

Web Design: HTML, CSS, and jQuery

Project Management: Pivotal Tracker, Basecamp, Asana

Education

Pratt Institute, BFA Communications Design, 2010

Graduated with honors and a departmental award for outstanding merit. Studied with an emphasis on illustration, supplemented with graphic design and animation.