Elena Liakou, Designer in Los Angeles, CA, United States
Elena Liakou

Designer in Los Angeles, CA, United States

Member since August 17, 2022
Elena is a UI/UX designer with more than 10 years of experience, proven ability to define and build products. She specializes in the fields of product design, web design, information design and branding. Elena is detail-oriented with a preference for crafting pixel-perfect UI and loves designing elegant and engaging product experiences for humans.
Elena is now available for hire


Digital Design


  • Lead Visual and UI/UX Designer

    2021 - PRESENT
    • Designed compelling graphic and interactive experiences for digital marketing campaigns, website, mobile, and social media with minimal supervision.
    • Managed a team of three to complete various projects, including branding, sales and marketing materials, presentations, training materials, advertising campaigns, printed and offline collateral, and packaging experience.
    • Led and designed the advertising campaign The Future of Commerce, which was launched in the San Jose Airport from September 2021 until December 2021.
    • Directed and designed the campaign for NRF and Shoptalk, the most popular retail shows in the US. Drove awareness of fabric's presence at the events and got people into our funnel.
    • Prioritized work and multi-tasking to complete requests on time, with the same care and quality regardless of the size and visibility of the request.
    Technologies: Figma, Illustration, Photoshop CC
  • Prototype Designer

    2014 - PRESENT
    Feedback Loop
    • Created rapid iterations in the development of prototypes based on input from user testing findings and created functional prototypes for popular apps like Audi, Uber, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, Aetna, Facebook, Comcast, and Experian.
    • Identified design problems and devised elegant and functional solutions for Experian, Northwestern Mutual, and Humana.
    • Translated concepts into user flows, wireframes, mockups, and prototypes that led to intuitive user experiences.
    Technologies: Wireframing, Usability Testing, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Experience Design (XD), Balsamiq, InVision, Proto.io, Miro, Adobe Illustrator, Figma, A/B Testing


  • Specialization in User Experience
    2015 - 2016
    General Assemply - Los Angeles
  • Bachelor's Degree in Faculty of Graphic Arts and Design
    2007 - 2011
    Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of Athens - Athens, Greece


  • Emotional Design | How to Make Products People Will Love
    FEBRUARY 2019 - MAY 2019
    Interaction Design Foundation
  • Psychology of Interaction Design
    JANUARY 2018 - APRIL 2018
    Interaction Design Foundation
  • Information Visualization | Getting Dashboards Right
    MAY 2016 - AUGUST 2016
    Interaction Design Foundation
  • Accessibility | How to Design for All
    JUNE 2015 - OCTOBER 2015
    Interaction Design Foundation




Los Angeles, CA, United States

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