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Gaston Yagmourian

Independent Design Director

Experience
San Francisco, CA, USA
Jun 2010Present
Independent Design Director
San Francisco, CA, USA
Jan 2011Present
Academy of Art University
MFA Instructor/Advisor
MFA Instructor and Mentoring Advisor dealing with branding and design, allowing students to visually and verbally understand branding as it relates to diverse businesses, through research and the creation of identity programs.
San Francisco, CA, USA
Jan 2008Jun 2010
Design Director
Design Director specialized in branding and corporate identity. Worked with designers, writers, strategists and project managers through all phases of the creative process including brainstorming, design development and refinement, presentations, identity guidelines creation, art direction and production. Clients included Barclays, Broadview Security, Encore Careers, Hilton, Jones Lang LaSalle, San Diego Zoo, WM.
San Francisco, CA, USA
Jan 2001Jan 2008
Designer/Senior Designer
Designer/Senior Designer specialized in branding and corporate identity. Clients included AMD, Barclays, Boeing, Brocade, Covisint, GS, HP, KumhoAsiana, LG, Microsoft, P&G, PeoplePC, Sears, United, Visa.
San Francisco, CA, USA
Jun 1999Nov 2000
Design Intern
Design Intern for their corporate identity department. Interacted with design and production teams to develop presentations and artwork for various clients, translating preliminary design sketches into electronic art form and constructing final comps. Used applications such as Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, QuarkXpress, Freehand, Office.
Education
San Francisco, CA, USA
19962000
Buenos Aires, Argentina
19941995
Major in Advertising
Awards
2010
2010
Best Identities of 2010
2009
2009
Design Annual 2009
2008
Design Annual 2008
2008
Dutch Design Week 2008
2004
American Corporate Identity
American Corporate Identity 2004
2000
Clio Silver Award 2000
2000
Communication Arts Design Annual 2000
2000
Critique
The Big Crit 2000
Languages
 
English (Fluent), Spanish (Native), Italian (Fluent), Portuguese (Advanced), French (Beginner)