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Christina Barsan

Art Direction Expert

Christina is a digital designer and creative director with over 15 years of experience as a visual thinker, problem solver, manager, collaborator, and lover... of technology. She constantly seeks to help her clients create the ideal brand for their business that’s aligned with their big vision. 

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Serge Zuev

Art Direction Expert

Serge is a product designer based in NYC. Content, context, and the user are the motivating factors for all of his design decisions. He approaches design fr...om the needs of the customer—putting them at the heart of his solutions. He's best-suited for roles in product design within a dynamic and collaborative team that values meaningful design. Above all, you’ll find him well-organized, extremely open-minded, and honest to work with. 

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Fernando Lahoz

Art Direction Expert

Fernando is a New York-based interactive art director with more than nine years of experience working for major brands in the U.S. as well as for global adv...ertising agencies. He combines his knowledge as an art director in the fashion and luxury industries with current tech and web design trends. He's helped multiple brands from the ground-up building their identity and full online presence.  

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Diego Aguilar

Art Direction Expert

Born in Bolivia. Made in New York. Diego is a veteran of all things digital. He's a builder of brand experiences and products, a DJ, and an avid sneaker col...lector. He has worked and partnered with an amazing list of clients and agencies including Google, Nike, Spotify, Motorola, Mars, Ford, AT&T, Verizon, R/GA, BBDO, Razorfish, and more. 

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Chantel Zapata

Art Direction Expert

Chantel is a UX/UI designer and art director with experience ideating and designing across multiple channels and categories including online collateral, pri...nt collateral, and advertising campaigns. She loves strategic, user-centered thinking and is comfortable managing projects and teams. Chantel has worked with a variety of clients like Marriott, Amazon, Marvel, and Samsung, and is always eager to apply her skills and passion to new challenges. 

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Jake Kahana

Art Direction Expert

Jake is an award-winning designer who uses storytelling, art, and technology to instigate positive social change and build stronger businesses. He's worked... with a range of Fortune500 companies, major nonprofits, government agencies, and startups. Over the last ten years, Jake's work has helped these companies change their public image, reach broader audiences, and impact more lives. He'd love to collaborate with you on your next big challenge. 

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Brock Monahan

Art Direction Expert

Brock is a UX/UI designer with several years of experience creating user-focused websites and interactive applications. He provides a unique approach that c...ombines expertise in brand development, market strategy, and digital design. He's worked in teams of all shapes and sizes and is an excellent communicator.  

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Anne Clark

Art Direction Expert

Anne is a creative director with 20 years' experience and skills in visual design and UX. She's built digital products, design systems, marketing campaigns,... and mobile apps. Her work with 30+ agencies includes TandemSeven, McCann, Publicis, Havas, Digitas, JWT, Droga5, and Razorfish. Her clients have included JP Morgan, Birchbox, Sony Music, BMW, and A&E. As a co-founder of Sein Analytics, she built the company’s financial analytics SaaS product. 

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Anna Krych

Art Direction Expert

Anna is a creative professional with extensive hands-on experience in a broad range of industries and media. She has worked with brands like The New York Ti...mes, Harland Clarke, Shape, Victoria’s Secret, A&E, and many others. She helps organizations of all sizes realize their business goals with thoughtfully crafted design solutions.  

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Candelaria de la Losa

Art Direction Expert

Cande has over a decade of experience creating digital promos, designing games for Cartoon Network Latin's site, and building UX for startups and tech compa...nies in the finance and rental industries. Her work is influenced by a passion for illustration, color, and typography. She won the Award of Excellence from The Interior Designers Institute of BC (IDIBC) for a branding project.  

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Within days, we'll introduce you to the right art direction expert for your project. Average time to match is under 24 hours.
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Work with your new art direction expert for a trial period (pay only if satisfied), ensuring they're the right fit before starting the engagement.

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