Lauren Rami  |  design & illustration
My name is Lauren and I’m a designer/illustrator based in my hometown of Austin, TX. I'm a lifelong dancer, comedy podcast fanatic, 70s soul music fan, classic movie lover, and partial New Yorker. Please drop me a line if you would like to work together.

Graphic design & illustration. 
Creative, open-minded, & collaborative. 
Can efficiently handle high pressure, time-sensitive projects. 
Detail oriented & organized. 
Driven & able to work independently.
Design: Conceptualization, typography, & layout. 
Presentations: Templates, slides, infographics, style guides, illustrations, & animations. 
Print/Digital: Books, illustrations, white papers, greeting cards, invitations, posters, flyers, brochures, & photo retouching. 
Identity: Logos, websites, business cards, style guides, newsletters, letterhead, & social media. 
Infographics: Charts, timelines, & data visualization.
Digital & traditional. 
Fashion, dance, pin-up, & cartoon illustration.
Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Keynote, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Google Slides, & Corel Painter.

2014 – PRESENT
Lauren Rami / Austin, TX 
Senior Graphic Designer, Freelance 

Graphic design and illustration for a variety of projects. Specializing in presentation design, new business pitches, and print design. Recent clients include IPG, Initiative, McCann, DeVries, Modicum, Frog, GSD&M, McGarrah Jessee, & Razorfish.
2010 – 2014
BBDO / New York, NY 
Senior Graphic Designer, New Business Department 

Designed primarily within the New Business Department. Also worked on multiple different accounts for BBDO and BBDO’s sister companies. Built complex and varied pitch meeting materials during incredibly tight deadlines. Example work included request for proposal books, presentations, style guides, packaging, white papers, handouts, banners, posters, 3D pieces, print ads, banner ads, out-of-home ads, and photo comps. Established a clean, modern brand identity that was followed globally by all BBDO New Business Departments.
2007 – 2010
Modicum / New York, NY 
Graphic Designer  

Created custom, high-end presentation templates. Produced and incorporated complex graphics, page layouts, and typography into PowerPoint and Keynote slides. Enhanced slide content with detailed/interactive animation. Reformatted client provided content to follow newly created or existing brand guidelines. Worked independently and alongside teams of fellow designers.

University of Texas at Austin Graduate   
Bachelor of Natural Sciences Degree / Apparel Design Major. 
Bachelor of Arts Degree / Human Ecology Major. 
McCombs School of Business Foundations Program Certificate.