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SCOTT GAGNER
www.gagnerdesign.com  /  415 269 7137  /  scottgagner@yahoo.com


SKILLS

Logo Design, Identity, Branding, Brand Strategy, Art Direction, Print, Interactive, App Design,
HTML, UI Design, UX, Design, Advertising, Packaging, Naming, Video, Scoring, Sound Design


EXPERIENCE

Tesser 
Senior Art Director, 2009 2014
Acted as lead designer on identity redesign and store re-image campaigns for restaurants
including Chili’s, Wendy’s, Domino’s, Del Taco, and Ben & Jerry’s. Conceptualized, executed,
and presented concepts for each. Selected and directed illustrators and junior designers.

Visual Resource 
Senior Art Director, 2004 2006
Responsible for concept development, execution, and presentation of projects including
identity, print collateral, advertising, direct mail, website design, viral videos, and scoring.
Art directed junior designers, writers, and photographers. Served as interim Creative Director
for six months. Clients included Adobe, Gap, Nike, Hitachi, Togo’s, and Stanford University.

UC Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive 
Graphic Designer, 2001 2003
Helped drive all areas of museum and theater promotional design. Created brochures,
exhibition guides, banners, and monthly magazine. Initiated institutional branding
campaign, including logo, stationery system, and all corresponding promotional materials.

Blackdog
Designer, 2000
Worked hand-in-hand with principal Mark Fox developing logos for start-ups and
restaurants nationwide. Responsibilities included concept development, sketching, hand
inking, and vector execution of logos. Also responsible for creation of corresponding
stationery systems and assorted print collateral.

Gagner Design
Principal, 1997 Present
Developed projects involving brand strategy, identity, print, web, video, sound design,
and songwriting. Clients include Levi’s, Walmart, Hitachi, Texaco, Skanska, and Stanford
University. Directed designers, developers, copywriters, and illustrators.

 

EDUCATION

Stanford University
Bachelor of Arts, English Literature, 1996

California College of the Arts
Graphic Design, 2001

 

HONORS & AWARDS

Print Magazine Regional Design Award (Packaging)
Gold ADDY Award (Flash Animation) 
American Design Award (Flash Animation)
Gold Award, Davey Awards (Print Collateral)
Featured in Logo Lounge
Profiled twice in San Francisco Examiner’s Advertising Campaign of the Week
CCA All-College Honors Award recipient 
CCA Sputnik

 

References available upon request.