Elisa Penello

  • Graphic Designer + Strategist
  • Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Graphic Design

Previous positions

  • Freelance Graphic Designer at Big Spaceship
  • Freelance Graphic Designer at The Public Theater

Education

School of Visual Arts, BFA in Design, Graphic Design

Public Profile

Background

Summary

Elisa is a freelance designer + strategist currently working out of Las Vegas + Los Angeles (but ask her to say cawfee and the Brooklyn girl will reveal herself). A graduate of the School of Visual Arts in NYC, she has eight years of experience in all facets of design across print, screen + space. Elisa has helped over 30 brands find meaningful engagement with full branding campaigns, web experiences, content creation + more. Her passions live in the worlds of art, theater, food & social advocacy.⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ Please stop by elisapenello.com or say hello at elisa.penello@gmail.com.

Experience

  • Freelance Designer

    Self Employed

    March 2015 – Present(4 years 7 months)Greater New York City Area

    Services offered: Art direction Branding + identity design Brand consultation + strategy Campaigns – print & digital Content creation Creative direction Event design + production Graphic design Prop Styling Website design

  • Freelance Graphic Designer

    Big Spaceship

    November 2014 – June 2015(7 months)

    Worked with a small creative team to redesign the global interactive website for the Guggenheim Museum.

  • Freelance Graphic Designer

    The Public Theater

    September 2014 – November 2014(2 months)

  • Designer

    BBMG

    July 2013 – March 2014(8 months)

  • Designer

    The O Group

    January 2012 – July 2013(1 year 6 months)

  • Design Intern

    Doyle Partners

    February 2011 – May 2011(3 months)

  • Design Intern

    The O Group

    May 2010 – December 2010(7 months)

  • Design Intern

    Graphis

    May 2009 – January 2010(8 months)

Education

  • School of Visual Arts

    BFA in Design, Graphic Design

    2007 – 2011

  • School of Visual Arts

    Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), Graphic Design

    2007 – 2011

Skills & Expertise

  • Campaigns
  • Prop Styling
  • Layout
  • Graphic Design
  • Print Production
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Creative Direction
  • Art Direction
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Logo Design
  • Branding & Identity
  • Creative Content Creation
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Styling
  • Typography
  • Web Design
  • Adobe Photoshop