Mig Reyes

drinks coffee.

One time, I was nominated for Print’s 20 Under 30. Then, I played Layer Tennis with really great designers. Sometimes, I share how I did these things, like I did at theĀ HOW Design Conference. And…

Work + Teaching

Threadless Chicago, IL

Interactive Designer, July 2009–Present

Design for all of the skinnyCorp brands including Threadless, Threadless Kids!, TypeTees and The Select Series.

The Chicago Portfolio School Chicago, IL

Adjunct Instructor, December 2009–Present

A mix of portfolio reviews as well as teaching topics including Advanced Art Direction, Advanced Logo Design, and Designing for the Web

AIGA | the professional association for design New York, NY

Social Media Liaison, January 2009–Present

Collaboration with the national board of AIGA to promote the latest news and happenings, all while contributing to the management of AIGA's social media communication efforts.

EPIC | Engaging Philanthropy, Inspiring Creatives Chicago, IL

Designer and Developer, April 2009–June 2009

EPIC is a nonprofit organization that works to engage creatives in social change. Invited to participate, I enjoyed working with other incredibly talented people on the re-brand and website re-design of Organic School Project.

WHITTMANHART Interactive Chicago, IL

Designer, June 2008–June 2009

Interactive design for a range of well-established clients including Barilla, Culligan, Harley-Davidson, SC Johnson and Sears

Segura Inc. Chicago, IL

Designer, May 2008

Joined the Segura creative team as a designer engaging in identity exploration, design and execution

Rule29 Creative, Inc. Geneva, IL

Designer, October 2007–May 2008

Joined the studio to work on a wealth of identity, print, web, motion and video projects in addition to pushing the studio and its clients to expand on their social media usage

Select Clients

AIGA / Allstate Insurance / Barilla / Circuit City / Culligan / Hallmark / Harley-Davidson / Holt McDougal / Nicor / PowerShares / Rand McNally / Sears / SC Johnson / Threadless / The University of Illinois / Valspar

Education

The Illinois Institute of Art Schaumburg, IL

Bachelor of Fine Arts
Graphic Design—December 2007

President's List, Dean's List
Winter 2007 Graduate Speaker
Winter 2007 President's Award Recipient

Tools of the Trade

After Effects. Brain. Coda. CSS. Illustrator. InDesign. Keynote. Photoshop. Premiere. TypeKit. WordPress. XHMTL.
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