NIKKI HAMPSON

GRAPHIC & WEB DESIGNER

web/mobile creative director • city-dwelling bohemian • font collector • thrift hunter • color enthusiast

  • NIKKI HAMPSON
  • May 25
  • Austin, Texas
  • hello@ume7.com
  • http://www.ume7.com

Employment

  • Creative Director2012 - Current

    Monkee-Boy Web Design

    At Monkee-Boy, I serve as the design team lead and am personally responsible for: UI, wireframing, and developing concepts for new websites, executing web design concepts from start to finish from establishing usability to polishing a finalized design, identity development and writing of brand style guides, and providing internal review and mentorship of design team

  • Senior Web Designer2012

    Monkee-Boy Web Design

    Served as senior web designer for a year at Monkee-Boy, was responsible for developing concepts and design for websites and redesigns, identity and branding development, and brand collateral materials

  • CoFounder & Lead Web Designer2010 - 2012

    No Enemies

    At No Enemies, I was responsible for all visual design and interface for both web and mobile, with focus on clean & responsive sites. Also responsible for balancing scheduling, scope, negotiations, strategy & brainstorming, execution, and if necessary, training for the client post-launch.

  • Graphic Design Assistant2009 - 2010

    Greenleaf Book Group

    At Greenleaf, I designed Advance Reader's Editions of book covers, interiors, and did all marketing collateral for the authors. Marketing includes full page ads in publications such as Publisher's Weekly, Sales Sheets, rotating banner ads, and advertisement on the GBG homepage. I also did freelance work for the Brand Development team, where I created layout and pre pressed author press kits, full page magazine ads, and web landing pages & designed and executed a number of Wordpress-based sites for authors.

Education

  • University of Texas2008 - 2009

    Austin, Texas

  • IES Tokyo2008

    Tokyo, Japan

  • Baylor University2006 - 2007

    Waco, Texas

Design Skills

  • Graphic Design

  • Branding & Identity

  • Web design

  • User Experience

  • Print Design

  • Typography

  • Photo Retouching

Software & CMS

  • Photoshop

  • Balsamiq

  • Indesign

  • Dreamweaver

  • Wordpress

  • Illustrator

Other Skills

  • Gardening

  • Cat Petting

  • Photography

Contact info

  • Austin, Texas

  • Email: hello@ume7.com
  • Website: http://www.ume7.com

Let's keep in touch