Name

Allie Looney

About

[EXPERIENCE]
Designer | Coleman Brandworx | 2009/Present | New York, NY
Lead designer on U by Kotex Brand. Participated in managing team
of designers on phase one packaging, global brand repositioning and
global and national brand guideline initiatives. Involved in daily design
process for brand as well as trend forecasting and future direction of the
U by Kotex brand. Organized and planned ideation sessions for
Kimberly Clark and Amway. Work on strategic positioning and rebranding
for: Walgreens, Aaron's furniture, Snapple, Amway's Glister & Satinique,
Depend, Poise & Kotex Natural Balance

Design Intern | Phillips Design Group | Summer/Winter 2008 | Boston, MA
Assisted in design on major clients such as Hawaiian Tropic, Banana Boat,
Hasbro, and Gillette. Compiled and prepared files and presentation materials
for client meetings. Designed promotional mailer for Phillips Design Group.

Designer | Near West Side Initiative | Spring 2008 | Syracuse, NY
Worked with a team of designers and the community to brainstorm and design
an innovative way to revive the art and community of the Near West Side.
Designed a public space, info-graphics, and events for the community.

Design Intern | Shields Design Group | Summer 2007 | Plymouth, MA
Worked closely with design team creating identity systems, packaging, advertising,
and print material for diverse clients ranging from health care to gourmet foods.
Assisted with photo-shoots and product re-touches.

Assistant Manager | Expressions, Pottery-Studio | 2001-2007 | Duxbury, MA
Provided support to customers with varying levels of artistic ability. Helped owner
run a weekly summer camp and assisted in inventory, ordering and general
maintenance of shop.

[HONORS]
Pentaward | Bronze: Body, Health care | 2011 | U by Kotex Tween
Creativity International Award | Silver | 2011 | U by Kotex
Creativity International Award | Honorable | 2011 | U by Kotex Tween
American Graphic Design Award | Honorable | 2011 | U by Kotex Designer Series
Chancellor’s Award for Public Engagement and Scholarship | 2008 | 2009

[EDUCATION]
Syracuse University
BFA Communications Design | Spring 2009
Studio concentration in photography

*References available upon request

Specialties

  • Branding
  • packaging
  • advertising
  • layout design