Career Spark is a first-of-its-kind online tool that gives military spouses the resume they need to start and maintain a meaningful career. Career Spark walks military spouses through developing a resume based on their unique skills, then educates them about the entire job searching process.
The site was developed for desktop, tablet, and mobile, and can be accessed here: mycareerspark.org.
Dam That Cancer is an annual dam to dam paddle that takes place in Austin, Texas. Together, a group of friends travel 20+ miles on SUP boards (the length of Lake Austin) to raise funds for families dealing with cancer diagnosis. This work is currently being created for the 5th Dam That Cancer event taking place in June of 2014. Stay tuned for much more!
The Mental Health Club is a program of The Flatwater Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit providing mental health support for families affected by a cancer diagnosis. Mental Health Club members give a monthly monetary donation to The Flatwater Foundation. Stay tuned for a fully developed brand guide.
Digital microsite experience for the 2014 Dodge Durango revealed at the New York Auto Show. View the live parallax site here.
2013 Interactive Media Awards "Best in Class"
2013 W3 "Best in Show"
Mobile microsite experience for the 2014 Dodge Durango revealed at the New York Auto Show.
2013 Mobile WebAward - Best Mobile Site
Poster created to promote an AIGA Small Talks event hosted by SapientNitro Chicago.
Carhartt approached me to design a t-shirt for the launch of a new store location in downtown Chicago. The chosen design was hand drawn then screen printed on black shirts.
Identity and packaging created for Abbey Brown, a Chicago soap artisan and gift shop. Custom hand-drawn type was used to emphasize the hand-made aspect of the soap, which are produced daily in store.
Logo and poster designs created to promote Movember in the Sapient Chicago office. See the logo in action Chicago Stache website, designed by teammate, Judie Le.
An identity system created for Hint, a fictional speciality oil and spice shop located in Chicago. Designed to bring attention to the ingredients in a simple, straightforward way.
Identity system created for Eskell, a small clothing boutique located in Chicago's Wicker Park neighborhood. Contrasting curved lines with angles and sharp points, the design emphasizes the mixture of vintage and contemporary finds.
Logo and packaging redesign created for a coffee company specializing in Italian espresso. Includes custom logotype and patterns emphasizing the boldness of the product and energy of the brand.
I worked with a small team of designers, information architects, and developers to launch a Model Compare tool for the Chrysler Group sites. This application is a section of every Chrysler Group brand: Jeep, Dodge, Ram, Chrysler, and Fiat.
Identity system created for a local community share agriculture (CSA), Angelic Organics. The design plays with the relationship between both air/ground and seed/plant to show growth.
Identity system created for Uncle Dan's, a Chicago outdoor store, using hand-drawn elements to represent mountains, tents, and campfires.
Sit Stay Read is a Chicago non-profit organization benefitting underprivileged and low income children who experience difficulty reading. Sit Stay Read helps children overcome this obstacle by reading to dogs. The redesign was focused towards parents and their children, using canine and reading references to create a youthful, yet refined look.
Fed Up is a booklet with information & resources regarding the childhood obesity epidemic. Designed for parents of potentially obese children, the booklet uses infographics to warn parents of the harmful effects of this disease.
Poster design to advocate eating locally and being knowledgeable about the food Chicagoans consume.
Here you can find a little sampling of my design process.