Jess Weida

Designer. Problem solver. Maker. Illustrator.


credo mobile  san francisco, ca  2013–2017
Design direction, brand execution, project management of both print + digital marketing campaigns, including social media efforts; art direction + design mentorship; collaboration with internal design team and marketing partners

j.weida design  bay area . chicago . austin  2001–present
Print design, interactive design, identity development, illustration and project management for a range of individual clients, agencies and small studios

pivot design  chicago, il  2010–2011
Design, brand execution and project management for B2B and healthcare clientele

obama for america  chicago, il  2008
Design and brand execution for President Barack Obama’s historic 2008 presidential campaign

euro rscg worldwide  chicago, il  2006–2008
Art direction and design; collaboration with Writers and Creative Directors
for advertising and direct marketing campaigns

design edge  austin, tx  1999–2001
Web site and interface design and development, identity development, collateral design and illustration; project coordination and management

bah! design  austin, tx  1998–1999
Identity development, collateral design, direct mail, internal communication items and packaging projects; illustration

ward creative communications houston, tx  1997–1998
Design and production of collateral, corporate ID, direct mail and advertising pieces for consumer and B2B clientele; project coordination



the society of typographic arts | Chicago Design Archive  2008

dsvc, the dallas show | Merit Winner  2002

aiga austin | Top Dog Award  2002 + 2001

austin adfed addys | Silver Award  2002 + 2001

sxsw interactive | Web Award Winner  2001

adch, the houston show | Excellence Award  2002 + 1998



designing obama | Art & Design Compendium  2010

how magazine | Interactive Annual  2002

step-by-step graphics | Design Annual  2002



alfred university | New York State College of Ceramics
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design; Minor in Art History



digital | Adobe CS, Sketch, MS Office, Adobe After Effects

analog | Drawing and illustration, variety of media