Kari Nishimura

Irvine, CA, USA
Designer with 4 years of experience with printed design, composition, production design and web design. Work has been displayed in several magazines, websites, design & technology blogs. Has a keen eye for detail; a great team player and can mesh well with motivated colleagues of different personalities.

Work Experience

University Of California, Irvine

Graphic Designer

- Established a new logo and graphic identity for the new Student Center
- Responsible for website graphic updates
- Design or printed materials (brochures, notices, & campus maps)
March 2008 - September 2008 Irvine, California, United States

Incipio Technologies

Graphic Designer & Production Artist

- Responsible for production of web assets
- Designed print ads and marketing materials
- Revised production design documents
- Designed Packaging concepts
- Product & Lifestyle Photography
August 2008 - January 2009 Irvine, California, United States

Incipio Technologies

Lead Designer

- Responsible for initial integrity of product designs
- Aided in materials research
- Aided in colour research
- Responsible for all packaging design
- Responsible for all printed advertising
January 2009 - March 2010 Irvine, California, United States

Incipio Technologies

Art Director & Designer

- Oversees initial product design and all revisions
- Works with Operations Manager in materials research
- Directs design, production and quality of all print and web
- Worked on major packaging projects
- Worked on published ads
March 2010 - September 2012 Irvine, California, United States

Running Creek Productions LLC

Storyboard Artist

- Scene by scene illustration & camera instruction for
short films and trailers
September 2009 - January 2010 Los Angeles, California, United States


University Of California - Irvine

Bachelor of Studio Art

September 2004 - June 2008 Irvine, California, United States


Ad Design, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Corel Painter, Hand Sketch, Illustration, Installation, Packaging Design, Photography, Sculpture, UI Design, Adobe Illustrator, Branding & Identity, Painting,