DS Ahrens

Communication & Media Designer

Denver, CO, USA
I am a communication designer specializing in print, video and audio production.

Work Experience


Freelance Designer

November 2011 - Present Denver, Colorado, United States

E-470 Public Highway Authority

Media Designer

August 2014 - Present Aurora, Colorado, United States

National Business Media, Inc

Advertising Designer

Specializing in marketing, advertisement copywriting, production design and publication layout design.
July 2012 - June 2014 Broomfield, Colorado, United States

Lincoln Property Company

Marketing Designer / Accounting Manager

Responsible for development of outside print and web marketing materials for the Denver region of a national property management group as well as property management accounting responsibilities.
January 2008 - October 2011 Denver, Colorado, United States


Metropolitan State University Of Denver

Communication Design

Graduated in 2011. BFA in Communication Design.
January 2007 - July 2011 Denver, Colorado, United States

Columbia College Chicago


January 2001 - December 2001 Chicago, Illinois, United States


English (Native),


Nagel Art Thesis

Spring 2011 Award Recipient


Art Directors Club Of Denver

"The Brief" Advertising Concept Competition - Finalist - Fall 2009



Illustrator, Adobe Audition, Adobe Creative Cloud, Adobe CS6, Dreamweaver, Flash, Indesign, Microsoft Suite, Photoshop,

Additional Information

Design Activities & Memberships:

American Institute of Graphic Artists (AIGA)
Student AIGA Chapter: Future Leaders of Design
Art Directors Club of Denver