John Stas

Indianapolis, IN, USA
Success with developing creative solutions for small business, entrepreneurs and established companies.

Highly energetic with a strong work ethic and proven track record of success in business and client relations.

Proficient in the creative process to develop user experiences, brand identities, front-end design, 
and product development.

Demonstrated ability to learn quickly, adapt to new challenges and work as part of a team.

Ability to communicate design principles to clients, and relay client ideas into working projects.

Work Experience

Origin Creative Group

Proprietor / Designer

I've always had an entrepreneur spirit, Origin Creative Group is my first start up and has allowed me to learn first hand what it takes to make an idea grow into a successful business. Origin Creative Group is a creative strategies, marketing, graphic design, and media production company that targets small busnisses in the Indianapolis area. I founded OCG while working for Halo Ventures, a portfolio management company based in Carmel Indiana. Owned and opperated by Dulce Martianz I collaborated with her on branding several entrees, creating operation plans, web presence, social media strategies and graphic design. Utilizing my experience gained working with Dulce I branched out and begun working with other clients and Origin Creative Group was formed.
January 2013 - Present Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Halo Ventures

Operations Director, Designer

Working half as a freelance designer and the other half as director of operations I provided consulation for a local entumenuer starting a variety of business in the Indianapolis area.
August 2012 - May 2013 Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Second Helpings

Intern, Graphic Designer

Professional Practice Intern with Second Helpings develop marketing and promotional materials.
May 2011 - July 2011 Indianapolis, Indiana, United States


Indiana University Purdue University

Visual Communications

August 2009 - May 2012 Indianapolis, Indiana, United States


English (Native),


Adobe Creative Suite, Audio Production , Big Picture, Brand Strategy,, Branding, Communication, Design Research, Digital Publishing, Ideation, Marketing, Project Management, Sales, Service Design, Social Media, Video Editing, WordPress,