Eric Cohen, Designer in Chicago, IL, United States
Eric Cohen

Designer in Chicago, IL, United States

Member since June 23, 2022
Eric creates deeply branded, end-to-end experiences across the digital and physical world. He tells interactive stories and educates users about technology and design. Eric is an advocate for fearlessness, applauds novel approaches, and unlocks potential in those around him. For two decades, Eric has led teams and partners through the process of imagining experiences and products, creating lasting relationships with audiences, and building brand strategies atop a company's foundation of purpose.
Eric is now available for hire


Digital Design


  • Creative Director

    2020 - 2022
    Kin + Carta
    • Built a 10-person creative practice within an existing technology and experience company, consisting of designers, strategists, and writers.
    • Forged strong client relationships through referrals and word of mouth.
    • Created a culture of high expectations, strong craft, and collectively focused on branding and storytelling.
    Technologies: Figma, Photoshop CC, Sketch, Adobe After Effects, Presentation Design, Identity Design, Startups, UI Design, Design Collaboration, UX Design, Presentations, Cross-platform UX, Customer Experience, CX Strategy
  • Associate Creative Director

    2018 - 2020
    • Created a public kiosk within the McDonald's restaurant focusing on accessibility for a global audience.
    • Worked within the McDonald's organization to envision frictionless touchpoints between their digital products and the physical world.
    • Built working prototypes in alignment with researchers focused on testing the products.
    Technologies: Sketch, Adobe After Effects, InVision, Design Systems, Prototyping, UI Design, Design Collaboration, UX Design, High-fidelity Prototypes, Product Design, Presentations, Cross-platform UX, Customer Experience, CX Strategy


  • Bachelor's Degree in Fine Arts
    1994 - 1999
    Columbus College of Art and Design - Columbus, Ohio, USA


  • Experience Design20 years
  • Creative Design20 years
  • Communication20 years
  • Conceptual Design15 years
  • Digital Creative Direction7 years
  • Brand Identity7 years
  • Creative Strategy7 years
  • Figma3 years



Chicago, IL, United States

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