Kelsey Kimura

1: an innovative thinker with creativity to spare 2: a team player who is passionate about his work 3: a dedicated professional who is always looking to learn 4: an individual who enjoys cat videos

Expertise.

Design

User experience design, visual and interface design, design thinking, accessibility, branding and identity.

Adobe Creative Suite

Accomplished with Adobe XD, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, InDesign, and Animate.

Development languages

Confidence with HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap, and ActionScript 3.0. Experience with multiple CMS.

Experience.

Digital UI Designer WestJet Airlines | May 2016 to present

Establishment and preservation of WestJet's Design System, a collection of documentation of patterns and styles to use across all digital mediums. Principle designer on the WestJet Vacations booking flow. Advocate and subject matter expert on Accessibility (WCAG2.0 AA).

Digital Designer II WestJet Airlines | March 2014 to May 2016

Digital and creative production on westjet.com and westjetvacations.com to support retail marketing initiatives and campaigns.

Online Content Manager Triple Flip | September 2012 to March 2014

Site design and information architecture of Triple Flip's online store and B2B website including management of product information and imagery. Evolve and implement the Triple Flip brand across the web and a wide array of different mediums including print, in-store signage, email marketing, social media marketing, pop-up stores and events.

Designer II SMART Technologies | July 2008 to July 2012

Execution of a variety of global marketing campaigns which included print advertising, web properties and landing pages, email campaigns, social media marketing, digital signage and trade shows. Maintenance and enhancement of company website smarttech.com to support new products and programs.

Education.

New Media Production and Design Southern Alberta Institute of Technology | 2006 to 2008

Studies in visual, web & rich media communications including Adobe Creative suite, web development & design, design theory, 3D modeling and video/photo capture and editing. Graduate of the program with honors and recipient of the Jason Lang scholarship.