Liz Bondor

Previous positions

  • Art Director / Creative Lead (AS by DF & ASTARS) at Alpinestars
  • Art Director (eCommerce & Photography) at Brierley+Partners

Education

Nazareth College of Rochester, Bachelor’s Degree, B.F.A Visual Communication Design

 

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Background

Summary

I’m a freelance multidisciplinary art director and graphic designer who’s delivered creative solutions across brand identity, digital media, product photoshoots, advertising campaigns, print and social media. I consult brands and artists looking to transition into the digital space, particularly in the beauty, fashion and wellness industries. In my free time you will find me at the beach, working out, painting, cooking or scrolling though the latest fashion sites. Skills: photoshoot production, art direction, web design, branding and identity, logo design, photo retouching, typography, print design, display advertising, InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, Airtable. If you have a project I can help with or would like to work together, please reach out at (lbondor2@gmail.com).

Experience

  • Freelance Visual Designer

    Red Bull Media House

    June 2019 – Present(4 months)Greater Los Angeles Area

  • Freelance Art Director, Graphic Designer, Consultant

    Art Direction & Graphic Design

    January 2016 – Present(3 years 9 months)Greater Los Angeles Area

    Clients: small businesses, tech startups, artists and agencies. • Branding and Squarespace website design • Designed influencer website for Paulina Vega, former Miss Universe • Built social media posts and flyers to help raise $1000 for Girl on the Run, Los Angeles. • Created business cards and sales materials for Rapid Replay • Developed new product packaging and logo design for New York-based winery

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  • Art Director / Creative Lead (AS by DF & ASTARS)

    Alpinestars

    July 2018 – April 2019(9 months)Greater Los Angeles Area

    Oversaw and developed all branding and creative design for AS by DF and ASTARS Women’s contemporary clothing brands. Provided creative solutions and formalized internal processes. • Implemented and streamlined process for weekly email creation and design, increasing open rates from an average of 6.8% to 11.5% • Orchestrated quarterly photo shoots for both brands, planned from creative concepts through Lookbook production. • Collaborated with external partners for Digital Ad placement and quarterly photo shoots. • Spearheaded website redesign for both women’s brands, increasing homepage content flexibility and increasing traffic by 5% • Art Directed seasonal photo shoots, and digital assets

  • Art Director (eCommerce & Photography)

    Brierley+Partners

    May 2017 – July 2018(1 year 2 months)Greater Los Angeles Area

    Agency clients: Hertz Global, Hyatt, Pep Boys and The Brierley Group. Specialized in loyalty marketing, integrated brand campaigns, email, logo design, and photo art direction. • Produced rebranding for Hertz Global Customer Relationship Management programs, reaching 146 countries • Oversaw weekly Hertz customer emails, reaching over 2 million viewers • Executed, from concept to completion, global Hertz in-store brand campaigns • Strategy and design for Hertz Gold Drives Campaigns

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  • Associate Art Director

    Brierley+Partners

    March 2016 – May 2017(1 year 2 months)Greater Los Angeles Area

    Art directed and redesigned The Brierley Groups logo, business cards and marketing materials. Photo art directed for Hertz’s global digital brand communications and in-store printed collateral.

  • Junior Art Director

    Roberts Communications

    June 2014 – January 2016(1 year 7 months)Rochester, NY

    • Executed multi-channel print and digital communications for B2B clients. • Launched 10 direct mail and email campaigns targeting Xerox’s top 50 clients • Developed print and digital collateral for Textron’s Make it Real Campaign • Designed quarterly sales and product education magazines to Xerox’s buyers

  • Creative Art Director Intern

    Martino Flynn

    February 2014 – May 2014(3 months)Rochester, New York Area

    Part of a collaborative internship team dedicated to updating and re-designing the internship website. Designing layouts and content for the website, along with supporting team members in design ideas.

  • Freelance Designer

    Swedish Hill Vineyard, Inc

    November 2013 – February 2014(3 months)

    Wine label design and concepts.

Education

Skills & Expertise

  • Advertising
  • Branding
  • Layout
  • Brochures
  • Graphic Design
  • Photo Shoot Production
  • JIRA
  • Direct Mail
  • Creative Strategy
  • Illustrator
  • Integrated Marketing
  • Illustration
  • Creative Direction
  • Project Management
  • Fashion Styling
  • Photography
  • Art Direction
  • Graphics
  • Digital Photography
  • Logo Design
  • Digital Illustration
  • Branding & Identity
  • Collateral
  • Microsoft Office
  • Digital Marketing
  • Trello
  • Mac
  • Marketing
  • InDesign
  • Packaging
  • Art
  • Photoshop
  • Apparel
  • Concept Development
  • Styling
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Visual Design
  • Adobe XD
  • Typography
  • Visual Communication
  • Social Media
  • Production
  • Web Design
  • Brand Development
  • Shopify
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Email Marketing

Honors & Awards

  • 2017 Quality Star

    Brierly + Partners

    March 2017

  • Visual Communication Design Student of the Year

    Nazareth College

    April 2014