Diego Aguilar, Designer in New York, NY, United States
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Diego Aguilar

Verified Expert  in Design


New York, NY, United States
Toptal Member Since
October 13, 2015

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 collector. 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.


Work Experience


2016 - PRESENT
Nice to Know Us
  • Designed a product for an esports startup on iOS and Android platforms.
  • Designed a product for a university social network, including branding, UI/UX and iOS app.
Technologies: iOS, Adobe Photoshop, Cinema 4D, 3D, Sketch, Adobe

Product Designer

2015 - 2016
Google Creative Lab
  • Designed concepts for Google Assistant, Google Translate, and Android Notifications.
Technologies: Figma, Proto.io, Pixate, InVision, Adobe Photoshop, Sketch

Creative/Design Director

2013 - 2015
  • Led projects for clients including Spotify, Motorola, Ford, and Lincoln.
Technologies: iOS, Adobe Photoshop, Figma, Cinema 4D, Pixate, Proto.io, InVision, Sketch, Adobe CC

Design Director

2011 - 2015
Bad Protein
  • Collaborated with a partner to design experiences for clients like Mars, AT&T, Pokemon, Nike, Airbnb, Dodge, Toyota and many others.
Technologies: Sketch, Adobe Photoshop

Creative/Design Director

2011 - 2013
  • Designed and directed work for clients like Verizon, Reebok, Marriott, Chase, and United.
Technologies: Adobe Photoshop, Cinema 4D, Sketch, Adobe CC

Senior Art Director

2007 - 2011
  • Launched experiences for Nike including, Nike Football, Nike+, Nike Store, and NikeiD.
Technologies: Adobe Photoshop, Cinema 4D, Sketch, Adobe CC
1996 - 1997

Audio Engineering Degree in Music Production

IAR - New York, New York


Adobe Photoshop, Adobe CC, Sketch, Figma, InVision, Cinema 4D, Adobe After Effects, Flinto, Proto.io, Adobe


iOS, Android, Adobe Suite

Industry Expertise





UI Branding, Art Direction, Creative Direction, Design Direction, User Interface (UI), Interactive Prototypes, Branding, Design, Visual Design, Digital Design, Web UI, GUI Design, UX Design, Web Design, Web UI Design, Pixate, 3D, App UI, App UX, Data Visualization, Analytics, User Experience (UX), DES, Dashboards, Infor LN, Mobile UI Design, Prototyping, Mobile UX Design, Product Design

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