18 Giles House 158 Westbourne Grove London W11 2RJ tel (+44) 075 0357 5684 email shyla @ shylalindsey.com web shylalindsey.com Sh y l a l i ndSey / / art director. designer. creative. 10 years of agency experience in the United States. Gets the big picture, but never leaves the details to chance. Energy. I love what we do, and you’ll see my passion shine through my work. My energy is infectious and often inspires those around me. Polish. I design, manage and present with a confidence you only gain from years of successes and occasional challenges. Originality. I speak your language, but I look at your brands, clients, and challenges from a different angle. My insights as an American will bring a fresh perspective to the work. career // 6/08-Present Art Director, Streetcar, London, UK In charge of brand direction for UK’s largest car club company. Designing collateral, membership kits, adverts, retail, event and promotional signage, marketing materials and design support to all Inhouse Depts. Communicating directly with print vendors to ensure quality control of brand. Recruiting/art directing a Jr. Creative. 7/01-4/08 Art Director, Hacker Group, Seattle, WA, USA Starbucks / MSN Direct Profitable full-service direct marketing agency within Interpublic Group. AT&T / eHarmony.com Working with multiple designers, writers, freelancers, project managers Hyatt Vacation Club and account teams on several high profile accounts. Responsible for Volkswagen Bank USA Hampton Hotels concept, quality of product and performance of every project. In addition Flexcar / Speakeasy to my client roster, was the art director/designer for our brand, including Kaiser Permanente identity, collateral, adverts, events, and designing the signage and OnRequest Images branding of the new building. 8/98-6/01 Graphic Designer, Varsity Communications, Seattle, WA, USA Chevrolet / Kellogg’s Marketing firm specializing in events, sponsorship and publishing. Gatorade / Nike Responsible for all marketing materials, pitching creative to corporate Campbells V8Splash sponsors, conceptual design of sponsor adverts, managing/art directing Reebok a Jr. Designer, tracking deadlines and coordinating with print vendors and publication editors. My concept of the Gatorade “Is it in You” ad featuring Mia Hamm and a local youth soccer star landed a Gatorade contract, and ran in over 50 publications nationwide. 1998-Present Freelance Designer Friday Harbor Dentistry Identity, collateral, posters, adverts, direct, event materials, signage Olympic Music Festival SeattleInsider.com education // Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA, USA BA in Communication with an emphasis in Mass Media Double Minor in Graphic Design and French Université Catholique de l’Ouest, Angers, France Confident on a Mac using Adobe Creative Suite 3, QuarkXPress, Acrobat and Microsoft Office.