About

 
 

Hello, my name is Adrian

I am a Designer with a digital focus, based in Chicago. I have found design to be challenging and extremely rewarding. I am always game to collaborate on fun projects or ideas, feel free to connect.

The past year I have been focusing on UX/UI and creating quality digital experiences. I am currently a Designer at Critical Mass in Chicago! I enjoy being part of a passionate design firm who prides themselves in thoughtful design and execution.

 
 
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Résumé

Adrian Aguilar
helloadrianaguilar@gmail.com

EDUCATION
Loyola University
Certificate in Graphic Design

General Assembly
UX Design 10 Week Program

EXPERIENCE

Critical Mass Chicago
August 2018 – Current
Designer

Critical Mass Chicago
May 2018 – August 2018
Associate User Experience Designer

Bryn Mawr Country Club
October 2013 – 2018
Graphic Designer

Responsibilities include: Creating ads for print and online media. Managing images for web. Working with clients for specific image requests. Creating e-blasts. Direct the design and copy of yearly club Roster Book and Sports & Events Calendar brochure. Photograph club events and catalogue photos using Adobe Light Room. Creating e-blasts using an email marketing client.

Gold Leaf Design Group
December 2015 – January 2017
Freelance Graphic Designer

Responsibilities include: Creating ads for print and online media. Photo Retouching, Photo Archiving. Managing web inventory and Images. Working with clients and publications for specific image requests. Creating e-blasts using an email marketing client and postcards for print. Assistant to lead designer for the 2016 Catalog.

Freelance

Offsite Financial
Branding, Identity, Print, and Digital

Montway Transport
Promotional material

L Woods Pine Tap & Lodge
Designed uniforms

Tortoise Trucking LLC.
Logo design and branding to be used across the company’s fleet of trucks

Police MD
Product packaging design and instruction manual for a self-applicable tourniquet.

 

 

SKILLS
I am proficient in the main Adobe Creative Suite apps. Actively using Lightroom as my main tool for photography. Sketch App is my main tool for digital design, be it email or web. I am familiar with basic email HTML. I am able to edit and navigate through email templates via Brackets App and Email Marketing Clients.

I actively implement UX basics and design thinking towards my projects to get a better understanding of a target audience and solve problems with better solutions based on research

ACTIVITIES AND INTERESTS
Active in
AIGA Chicago
AIGA 2017 Spring Mentorship
AIGA 2017 Fall Mentorship: User Experience
AIGA 2018 Spring Mentorship: User Experience

Interested in
My Harley Davidson Super Glide
My Gibson Firebird

FEATURED IN
2016 Loyola Student Art Exhibition
2017 Loyola Student Art Exhibition