Alexander Christian

Designer

Toledo, OH, USA
Multidisciplinary designer with experience from agency to in-house and non-profit. I value design systems and I am pushing to always improve not only myself but the world around me.

Work Experience

Spoke

Designer

User Research, Site Mapping, Personas, Created User Flows, Generated Wireframes, Prototyping, Graphic Design, Branding, Strategy, Copywriting, Project Management, Print Design, Digital Design.

Working both independently and collaboratively to fit the project needs, often serving as the bridge between stakeholders and developers to reduce friction.
June 2017 - Present Ohio, United States

Flatlands

Designer

Branding, Design, Wireframes

Work Ranged from providing branding services to leading the UI/UX development for a social media platform.
June 2016 - June 2019 Bowling Green, Ohio, United States

Thermatru

Designer

Digital Design, Production, Image Prep, Strategy, Catalogue Design

Created printed and digital marketing materials. Designed catalogs featured in trade-shows, retail stores, and sales events. Produced video blasts for social media campaigns. Scouted locations and assisted with acquiring photography for marketing.
January 2015 - June 2017 Ohio, United States

Hanson Inc.

Quality Assurance/Designer

Tested apps and websites for display and technical errors, tracked and delivered issues to other teams. Worked with video team with setting up video shoots. Assisted design team with digital assets and graphics. Collaborated with front-end development with data entry, image preparation, and HTML work.
June 2014 - June 2015 Ohio, United States

Toledo Restaurant Training Center

Designer

Rebranded educational training center. Updated website to match new branding. Created several printed and web materials including a student handbook catalog, advertisements, and marketing assets.
2014 - 2014 Ohio, United States

Education

Bowling Green State University

BFA - Graphic Design

2015 - 2018 Ohio, United States

Owens Community College

AS - Commercial Arts

2014 - 2015 Ohio, United States

Languages

English (Native),

Awards

Skills

Branding, Design Strategy, Design Thinking, Information Architecture, Information Visualization , Interaction Design, Persona Creation, Photo Editing, Photography, Print Layout Design, Problem Solving, Product Design, Project Management, Prototyping, Storyboarding, Typography, UI Design , Usability, Usability Testing, User Research , User Testing, Visual Design, Wireframing,

Some of the Tools I Work With

Sketch, InVision, Adobe XD, Flinto, UXPin, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects, Dropbox Paper, Flowmapp, My Trusty Sketchbook