UX/UI Designer in Santa Barbara, CA, United States
Member since October 22, 2015
Kat has over 14 years of experience as a product designer. She's worked at a wide range of companies from Condé Nast, where she redesigned GQ.com, Glamour, and Vogue, to co-founding her own start-up. Kat uses a variety of tools to make working prototypes and works well with teams of all sizes as a strong communicator. Her work includes a wide range of projects, from admin tools to online publishing and eCommerce.
Hired and managed a team of four other designers, from junior to senior levels, and mentored them in processes.
Headed the design and branding of most editorial sites under the Condé Nast UK brand, including vogue.co.uk, gqmagazine.co.uk, glamourmagazine.co.uk, wired.co.uk, cntraveller.com, and houseandgarden.co.uk.
Designed and branded magazine apps for Glamour and Vogue.
Led the design team in creating an article and gallery framework for all the titles.
Redesigned vogue.co.uk in 2012, which was one of the first fully responsive magazine websites and a finalist for the Webby Awards.
Liaised directly with top editors.
Served as the creative director for all of the design work and aided the design team in creating their designs with CSS.