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Gaston Yagmourian

Independent Design Director

San Francisco, CA, USA

Work Experience

Independent Design Director

Independent Design Director

June 2010 - Present San Francisco, California, United States

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.
January 2011 - Present San Francisco, California, United States

Landor Associates

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.
January 2008 - June 2010 San Francisco, California, United States

Landor Associates

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.
January 2001 - January 2008 San Francisco, California, United States

Landor Associates

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.
June 1999 - November 2000 San Francisco, California, United States

Education

Academy Of Art University (AAU)

BFA, Graphic Design

1996 - 2000 San Francisco, California, United States

Universidad De Palermo

Major in Advertising

1994 - 1995 Buenos Aires, Argentina

Languages

English (Fluent),
Spanish (Native),
Italian (Fluent),
Portuguese (Advanced),
French (Beginner),

Awards

AIGA - The Professional Association For Design

AIGA 365: Year in Design #30

2010

Brand New

Best Identities of 2010

2010

Identityworks

Review

2009

Graphis

Design Annual 2009

2009

Graphis

Design Annual 2008

2008

Dutch Design Week

Dutch Design Week 2008

2008

American Corporate Identity

American Corporate Identity 2004

2004

Clio

Clio Silver Award 2000

2000

Communication Arts

Communication Arts Design Annual 2000

2000

Critique

The Big Crit 2000

2000