Karen Keeler

UX Visual Designer

Boston, MA, USA
VP, Senior UX Visual Designer, Mobile Lead
Responsiblities include creating online visuals for web and/or mobile usage that is consistent with
Bank of America brand standards as well as established industry best practices. Collaboration with
other UX designers, interaction designers, content designers, development and usability testers.

Work Experience

Bank Of America Corp.

VP, Senior UX Visual Designer, Mobile Lead

Responsiblities include creating online visuals for web and/or mobile usage that is consistent with Bank of America brand standards as well as established industry best practices. Collaboration with other UX designers, interaction designers, content designers, development and usability testers.
2010 - Present Massachusetts, United States

Mullen Advertising

Art Director

2009 - 2009 Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Fidelity Investments

Interactive Creative Director

• Managed and guided the Creative team, which included designers and copywriters.
• Worked on high profile design projects, such as sections of Fidelity.com, intranet & extranet  sites for Fidelity businesses and various email templates.
• Managed day to day projects and timelines, work with project managers, account and developers.
2004 - 2009 Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Guilty By Design

Creative Director/Owner

Guilty by Design is an independent web design firm servicing clients with Interactive needs.
Clients include:Lita Ford, Los Angeles, CA
John 5, Los Angeles, CA
Godhead, Los Angeles, CA
Small Army, Boston, MA
Fidelity Investments, Fidelity Communications & Advertising, Boston, MA
Cendant, Parsippany, NJ
Lycos, Waltham, MA
Grand Virtual, Cambridge, MA
2000 - Present Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Lycos

Regional Design Manager / Senior Web Designer

Regional Design Manager
Managed a team of U.S. Regional Designers, supporting Marketing.
• Led the initiative to shift strategy for the Lycos network to an 18-34 year old target audience.
• Developed traffic drivers to promote Lycos brands and increase network traffic.
• Directed and guided designers and executed reviews based on performance.

Senior Web Designer
Managed a team of designers on the development of platforms for the digital delivery of music, books and other entertainment content for Bertelsmann.
• Redesigned, art directed and project managed YM.com, targeting a teenage girl audience.
• Designed and maintained Books.Lycos.com, a destination designed to promote books from Random House and Barnes and Noble as well as author promotions.
• Storyboarded, illustrated and animated high profile ads for the Lycos Homepage
2001 - 2003 Waltham, Massachusetts, United States

Lanthron Technologies

Creative Director

• Implemented visual design of corporate and product web site.
• Branding, logo design and marketing of a startup company.
2001 - 2004 Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Razorfish

Senior Visual Designer

Visual design of web sites and interactive elements.
1999 - 2001 Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Think New Ideas

Interactive Developer

Design and implementation of multimedia cd-roms and websites.
1994 - 1999 Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Education

Framingham State College

B.S. Media Communications, Minor: Art

1986 - 1989 Framingham, Massachusetts, United States

Dutchess Community College

A.S. Communication and Media Art

1983 - 1985 New York, United States

Skills

Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Fireworks, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Flash, Mobile, Office,