Hilary Coles

Senior Designer

North Conway, NH, USA

Work Experience

SmartBug Media

Senior Designer

July 2018 - Present United States

Drive Brand Studio

Art Director

October 2016 - July 2018 New Hampshire, United States


Graphic Designer (freelance)

Collaborated with owner and tea bar staff to design and develop two brand new ecommerce sites for retail and wholesale operations. Refreshed visual brand identity, updated menus, recipe cards, product labels and packaging, and replaced stock imagery with authentic photographs.
April 2015 - October 2016 Georgia, United States

Oglethorpe University

Studio Assistant

Maintained three studios, tutored students in printmaking and photography, and mixed chemicals for the darkroom.
December 2014 - May 2015 Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Collins Cooper Carusi Architects

Graphic Designer (contract)

Assisted marketing team by designing and producing project submittals, editing and manipulating photos, and reorganizing project information databases in Filemaker Pro.
November 2013 - December 2014 Georgia, United States

Georgia Perimeter College

Graphic Designer

Lead designer for a wide range of print and digital projects including an award-winning newsroom website. Successfully managed every project from concept to completion, coordinating between clients, copywriters, photographers and the art director.
September 2011 - January 2014 Decatur, Georgia, United States


Oxford University

Associate Member

September 2015 - December 2015 Oxford, United Kingdom

Oglethorpe University

Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art

Concentration in Printmaking and Photography
May 2016 Georgia, United States

Georgia Perimeter College

Associate of Art

Concentration in film and digital photography
December 2011 Decatur, Georgia, United States


National Council For Marketing And Communications

Bronze Medallion Award for Best Online Newsletter



Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Branding, Copywriting, Ecommerce, Filemaker Pro, Graphic Design, HTML Email, Microsoft Office, Photography, Project Management, Social Media, Wireframing, WordPress,