Resume

 

 

I am a believer that everything holds beauty,

it's my job to show it.

 

Designer | Brand Manager | Illustrator |

Director Of Happiness

 

Gallery of Work

EXPERIENCE


Brand manager

qUINN

 New York, NY — March 2017 - Present

  • Created trend forecasting/inspiration and concept boards for both design and marketing
  • Produced 5 large photoshoots each year, including e-commerce shoots
  • Generated marketing campaigns for each season with corresponding hashtags and garment designs
  • Created a marketing calendar for each season
  • Created concepts and directed video campaigns based on company beliefs
  • Update and merchandised the Shopify based website weekly
  • Re-designed best selling styles for current seasons with new details and colors
  • Designed labels & hangtags for VIP customers
  • Managed a group of team members including interns, assistants, graphic designers and photographers
  • Grew real Instagram following by 3000+ and engagement
  • Increased 4th quarter sales by 138% in 2017 compared to 2016

Quinn Instagram


    Brand manager + Designer

    ET EAIS

     New York, NY — Oct 2015 - Dec 2016

    • Works with creative director on design from development to production: trend forecasting, inspiration, sourcing fabrics/trims, colour, design, sketch review, fittings, merchandising of each collection, photo shoots and styling, marketing, social media direction and website design
    • Heads fabric and trim purchasing from sampling to bulk
    • Created templates for all tech-packs, detail sheets, CADS, sample ordering etc.
    • Implemented the design process for the team to work from, leading to a more efficient development
    • Produces all creatives for social media; currently growing from 0 to 1500 followers +
    • Developed the voice and design of the brand
    • Led the design and production of marketing items such as tags, main labels, care labels and packaging
    • Establishes relationships with unique, third party vendors to gain wider audience

    Website
    Instagram


    Associate Designer

    QUINN

     New York, NY — Jan 2015 - Sep 2015

    • Worked with creative director from development to production: trend forecasting to photoshoots
    • Developed design concepts and inspiration
    • Produced detail sheets, containing specific specs and finishings, and techpacks
    • Managed the cut-and-sew knits and wovens fittings 2 times a week
    • Established marketing plans and creative aesthetic for a re-brand to take the collection to the next level
    • Maintained all social media channels; Pinterest, Facebook, Instagram
    • Established a creative aesthetic for the re-brand of the company
    • Merchandised the brick-and-mortar store, including selecting third party vendors

    Website


    Associate Designer

    ADDISON

     New York, NY — Oct 2011- Dec 2014

    • Worked directly with VIP customers to develop custom season design packages photo samples
    • Updated and maintained line sheets, details sheets and tech packs through all development changes
    • Worked hand-in-hand with sales team to merchandise each season and identify key drivers
    • Attended multiple fittings every week and provided insight to tech designer on fit of each garment
    • Attended trade shows and assisted in sales and building of the booth

    Website


    Visual Merchandiser

    Madewell

    Short Hills, NJ — Jun 2007 - Oct 2011

    • Worked with the corporate visual team every concept week to create a clear visual impact for customers
    • Created visual directives to ensure accuracy of execution in other stores and maintained visuals

    Intern

    Suzanne Rae

    New York, NY — Jan - Sep 2011

    • Assisted with the creative direction of the designer’s Fall 2011 collection designs and runway show
    • Worked directly with the pattern maker to create patterns as Suzanne’s sketches
    • Sourced trims and fabrics for NY factory to use

    Other

    • Created and marketed my own greeting card company; Be Lovely @Be_lovely_designs with 2K followers
    • Organized pop up shops in specific Madewell store locations for sales
    • Designed a 4 bottle collection of champagne labels for Bulles de Compitoir champagne, based in France
    • Bulles de Compitoir series #4 sold better than their last collections and placed in NYC for the first time