Showcase & Discover Creative Work

Sara Zhang

Visual Designer

San Francisco, CA, USA
In my career as a designer, I have been lucky to work talented creatives and clients. My passion is working with people to create compelling experience that solve problems. Over the past couple of years, I have been able to refine my digital design skills and focus on web and interactive design. I decided to make the journey from the sunshine state to the bay area with dreams of working on projects that I truly believe in.

Work Experience

Livefyre

Visual Designer

Built and designed campaigns based on user generated content for clients such as: Samuel Adams, Acura, PGA Tour, Toyota, Here Media. Communicate ideas effectively internally and externally with clients. Worked with strategists to understand client goals and ambitions. Concepted with design team to create deliverables that meets and exceeds the projects objectives. Crafted wireframes and interactions with developers to ensure feasibility of the creative.
May 2014 - Present San Francisco, California, United States

Big Minnow

Junior Designer

Designed rich media content, social assets, and other collateral to create cohesive campaigns for brands such as Jaspersoft, Lattice Engines, Five9. Delivered final creative directly to client and ensured impeccable implementation. Sourced vendors and built relationships for print collateral.
August 2013 - May 2014 San Francisco, California, United States

Btrax

Design Intern

Worked with lead designers to facilitate creative needs such as wireframes, design documentation, and browser testing. Created custom icons and illustrations for landing pages, and rich media campaigns. Brainstormed concepts with creative team for web experiences.
June 2013 - August 2013 San Francisco, California, United States

Ogelsby Union At Florida State University

Graphic Designer

Develop new branding strategies for various departments in the Division of Student Affairs, Oglesby Union, as well as campus wide events. Including logo design, posters, brochures, and promotional items.
October 2010 Tallahassee, Florida, United States

The Zimmerman Agency

Graphics Intern

Learned how an agency deals with clients. Producing visual graphics for various tasks including proposals, web, and print
January 2012 - August 2012 Tallahassee, Florida, United States

Education

Florida State University

BA Studio Art, BA Marekting

August 2009 Tallahassee, Florida, United States

Languages

English (Native),
Mandarin (Conversational),
French (Conversational),

Awards

Florida State University

Deans List

2011

Florida Department Of Education

Florida Bright Futures Scholar

2009

Skills

Art Direction, CSS3, HTML5, Interaction Design, Mobile Design, UI/UX, Web Design, Wireframing,