Lauren Fontinel Stegmeyer


work experience

Designory -
Associate Creative Director: March 2017 to present

Assisting Global Creative Director in leading and managing creative department and defining best practices for agency creative and all clients. Main accounts include Intel, Hp, Designory d.code projects and all new business.

Magnani Continuum Marketing -
Creative Director: July 2015 to March 2017

Leading and managing full creative department and defining best practices for agency creative and all clients. Main accounts include CNA Insurance, Molina, Cat's Pride Kitty Litter, Wrigley, MCM internal design and all new business. I work hand and hand with clients to develop powerful creative within variable budgets.

 Magnani Continuum Marketing -
Associate Creative Director: September 2013 to July 2015

Assisting Creative Directors in leading and overseeing groups of copywriters/art directors and defining best practices for agency creative and lead clients. Background in design, concepting, branding and motion graphics. Main accounts include CNA Insurance, Molina Healthcare, MCM internal design and all new business.

Magnani Continuum Marketing -
Senior Art Director:  March 2011 to September 2013

Concepting, desiging and managing junior art directors on both print and digital projects for all agency clients and new business pitches. 

Cramer-Krasselt - Chicago
Designer: August 2006 to March 2011

Designing & concepting for both print and digital projects for big brands like Porsche, Corona, Heinz Ketchup and AirTran Airways.


education

The Illinois Institute of Art Chicago - Graduated June 2006
BFA in Visual Communications 

Training Connection Chicago - Completed September 2013
Advanced After Effects Bootcamp 


abilities  

Strengths - Concepting, design, problem solving, running brainstorms, creative leadership, mentoring and strong communication and presentation skills.

Skills - Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, After Effects, Muse, CSS, Bridge, Microsoft Office and Acrobat Professional.

Experience with - HTML, CSS, UX and UI.


awards

The Illinois Institute Of Art - Portfolio Show, Chicago
Best in show for Marketing Materials 


references

available upon request.