Cornish College of the Arts
September 2007 to May 2011
Graphic Designer II
March 2013 to October 2016
Greater Seattle Area
September 2012 to March 2013
Greater Seattle Area
June 2012 to August 2012
October 2011 to June 2012
What company does Laurel Simone work for?
Laurel Simone works for Graduate
What is Laurel Simone's role at Graduate?
Laurel Simone is Cornish College of the Arts
What industry does Laurel Simone work in?
Laurel Simone works in the Design industry.
Cornish College of the Arts @ Graduate From September 2007 to May 2011 (3 years 9 months) UX Designer @ Hulu Seattle, WAGraphic Designer II @ Alaska Airlines I have thorough experience in creating detailed-oriented designs for the Alaska apps (iOS, Android and Windows), mobile site, web and kiosk platforms. I create polished designs for the mobile and digital teams, researching, conceptualizing and creating merchandising concepts to new app features while enhancing the user’s personalized experience. I work collaboratively with developers, web producers and cross-teams to produce human-centered reasoning for each design produced. • GeekWire's app of the week: iOS/ Finalist for GeekWire's 2014 iOS App of the year• Accessibly compliant site through my visual designs• Lead merchandising projects for the website, including the top 5 largest sales of the year• Taken part in two brand redesigns: both for mobile and website• Help lead cross-team collaboration between mobile and web teams• Developed designs and assets for kiosk redesign• User testing with customers, lead prototyping ideas, in-airport testing, A/B testing for merchandising, advertisements and site content• Assist in managing designers work for quality assurance• Mobile site and app concepts, mocks, and final assets for all mobile platforms From March 2013 to October 2016 (3 years 8 months) Greater Seattle AreaGraphic Designer @ Amazon I was on the ADX (Amazon Display Advertising & User Experience) team at Amazon. I created beautiful and compelling advertisements and campaigns for multiple platforms including mobile, Kindle and web placements within Amazon’s site. I worked closely with sales, marketing and product teams to develop fresh, customer-centric advertisements while staying on brand.• Lead advertisement campaigns with global brands including Barbie, Nivea, Panasonic & Duracell• Worked on Amazon’s first Sony Music collaboration that included motion/ customer interaction• Designed for multi-platforms including web, mobile and all Kindle sizes• I conducted user and A/B testing on advertisements which helped the team improve future campaign decisions and directions From September 2012 to March 2013 (7 months) Greater Seattle AreaProduction Artist @ drugstore.com I worked directly with photographers cleaning, resizing, and retouching various product images that were shot in-house. I would create makeup swatches for Beauty.com and Walgreens.com, website’s redesign in Photoshop. I produced and edited images for name brands and high-quality products.• Photoshop editing/ resizing, Image cleaning for print/ web• Excel spreadsheet tracking of colors, quantities, and brands• Color theory• Trained employees in Photoshop production/ in-house process• Made executive decisions for production designers regarding any beauty retouching From June 2012 to August 2012 (3 months) Bellevue, WaWeb Coordinator @ KCPQ-TV I was responsible for maintaining multiple Tribune websites, including CMS updates, redesign, monitoring, trouble-shooting and daily site maintenance and updates. I designed and did the front-end development for a customized editorial political page for Q13 FOX as well as a Marketplace page for NW32.• Website design/ front-end development• HTML markup of text• Graphics creation for web/on-air news• Trouble-shooting and quality assurance for multiple websites used by Tribune• Trained employees: brand and site guidelines• Conducted on-site Photo/ video shoots for campaigns and interviews• After Effects work for on-air project From October 2011 to June 2012 (9 months) Seattle, WA
Introversion (I), Intuition (N), Feeling (F), Judging (J)
1 year(s), 9 month(s)
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