Tyler Lagalo

Visual Designer / Creative Director

Chicago, IL, USA
Designer, director, and brand builder hailing from Michigan and working in Chicago. Experiences include fortune 50 sites, customer-facing applications, company re-brands, and many other creative and unique projects. Over ten years experience working in a variety of different industries, alongside developers, marketers, writers, executives, and fellow creatives around the world.

Work Experience


Senior Visual Designer

October 2017 - Present Chicago, Illinois, United States

The 4North Project

Creative Director / Co-Founder

January 2018 - Chicago, Illinois, United States

Venture6 Studio

Creative Director

- Built and lead internal company brand. This includes logo/identity, print materials, flyers, social media graphics, and trade show assets.
- Provided design & development groundwork for Venture6studio.com. Worked with team to improve marketing visibility, search engine optimization, and optimal visual representation.
- Collaborated and presented to clients using wire frames, sketches, mood boards, illustrations, and low-fidelity prototypes.
- Provided visual designs, marketing materials, illustrations, presentations, and other creative assets for external clients.
- Provided vision, direction, and creative assets for both external client and internal videos.
July 2015 - October 2017 Michigan, United States

Dow Chemical

Digital Designer

- Created, collaborated, developed, and offered guidance for Dow's brand and presence, including external & internal projects for Dow and all Dow markets
- Designed interactive wire frames, rapid prototypes, and user flows for a variety of websites and applications
- Collaborated with a variety of departments and external agencies on large-scope projects, including complete redesigns, portals, and product finders.
- Worked alongside Office of the CEO and created detailed presentations in a timely manner for stockholder and company events
- Served as a point of contact for Dow + Olympic partnership identity and brand assets, along with working on the partnership's digital presence
June 2009 - July 2015 Midland, Michigan, United States

CMS Internet

Front-End Developer

June 2007 - June 2009 Mount Pleasant, Michigan, United States


Central Michigan University

Mount Pleasant, Michigan, United States


Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premier, Animation, Branding, Creative Direction, CSS, CSS, CSS3, Freehand, Front-End Development, Graphic Design, HTML, HTML5, Interaction Design, InVision, Presentations, Sketch, Trade Show Kiosks , UI Design , UX Design, Visual Design, Web Design, Web Design, WordPress,