Libertyville, IL, United States
Member since August 21, 2018
Alen is an independent multidisciplinary digital designer and associate creative director with more than a decade of agency experience. His passion lies in creating highly conceptual and stunning brand experiences that users enjoy interacting with. Before delving into the digital world, his background was in print which makes him an extremely versatile problem solver and visual communicator.
- Associate Creative Director2015 - 2018Aisle Rocket Studios
Technologies: Adobe CC, Sketch, Figma, InVision
- Brainstormed, conceptualized, and developed multiple solutions in the retail space for brands under the Whirlpool Corporation umbrella.
- Pushed past the “safe option” with innovation and finesse while holding a strategic point-of-view that justifies all creative choices.
- Handled and released complex production files.
- Led the photo-and-video art direction.
- Developed and executed retail displays, POP, catalogs, marketing materials, web/mobile experiences, and consumer literature tactics.
- Led and mentored junior-level team members.
- Art Director2010 - 2015Swift Media Group
Technologies: Adobe CC, Sketch, Figma, InVison
- Thought creatively to produce new ideas that supported the business goals and objectives of large pharmaceutical clients.
- Designed and produced complex internal and external marketing and communications materials.
- Led and mentored junior designers.
- Created promotional microsites and landing page experiences.
- Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Graphic Design2007 - 2009International Academy of Design and Technology - Chicago, IL, USA
- Associate of Applied Science degree in Graphic Design2004 - 2006College of Southern Idaho - Twin Falls, ID, USA