Kate Lindsay

WHERE I'VE BEEN

Download a PDF of my resume here.

WORK EXPERIENCE

WORDSTREAM

SENIOR VISUAL DESIGNER
APRIL 2017 - PRESENT

Responsible for leading the creative marketing team, overseeing design & video. Established brand guidelines, updating & adding new patterns to a design library used on the web, in email & ad creative, & in our product. Regularly collaborated cross-departmentally & with our product design team, helping to foster a design culture within WordStream.

FIKSU DSP

DESIGNER
JUNE 2015 - APRIL 2017

Worked on several mobile marketing campaigns for a variety of external clients. Designed a new brand style guide & internal marketing materials, including a website for one of our sub brands. Migrated Fiksu.com to Wordpress, responsible for both design & development.

GSN GAMES

UI DESIGNER
FEBRUARY 2015 - JUNE 2015

Developed style tiles & a pattern lab for a refreshed brand look & feel to be tested amongst a large user base. Created fleshed out designs for various features & pages based on wireframes provided by the UX Designer. Designed & built web animations using CSS3 & GSAP.

VSNAP, INC

LEAD DESIGNER
SEPTEMBER 2013 - FEBRUARY 2015

Responsible for executing product design from wireframes through visual design. Designed & developed marketing homepage. Created infographics, emails, & other marketing materials. Established the brand identity, including a logo & style guide.

PERKSTREET FINANCIAL

LEAD DESIGNER
AUGUST 2012 - AUGUST 2013

Unified brand look & feel with a style guide. Designed homepage & landing pages. Created mobile application UI design. Directed photo shoots. Produced website banners, HTML emails, social media graphics & direct mail collateral.

EVEREST GAMING (CIDC)

INTERACTIVE DESIGNER
AUGUST 2011 - JULY 2012

Created designs for marketing campaigns, e.g., landing pages, animated banners, & emails. Worked with content team to help code pages in the CMS. Consistently delivered projects in a fast-paced environment.

EDUCATION

KEENE STATE COLLEGE

BA, GRAPHIC DESIGN
2007-2011

Key courses: Graphic Design I, II, III & Portfolio, Web Based Media I & II, Time Based Media, Interactive Multimedia,Photography I & II, Drawing I & II, Typography I, Digital Imaging.

RELATED SKILLS

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Brand Development, Visual Design, Wireframing, Responsive Design, Illustration, HTML/CSS/SASS, Mobile Application Design, Photography, Motion Graphics, User Testing

SOFTWARE SKILLS

Adobe Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Animate (Flash), After Effects; Sketch; Invision; Github