Annette Rotz

Art Director

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

Senior art director & designer with a wide range of experience across print and digital, and a passion for bringing brands to life visually through design, photo and video art direction.

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Skills

  • Digital Design
  • Photographic Direction
  • Branding Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Art Direction
  • Typography
  • Branding
  • Management
  • E-commerce
  • Concept

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Amazon

    Amazon

    • Technology
  • Keel London

    Keel London

    • Design
  • T

    TOKY Branding & Design

    • A

      ALIVE Magazine, St. Louis

      Work history

      Currently

      Senior Art Director & Designer

      Keel London

      Apr 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time

      2018

      Senior Art Director

      Amazon

      Nov 2015 - Jul 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Concept, writing, shooting, and art directing short form video content (5–15sec spots) for paid social. Bespoke photo art direction for retail categories and programs (including Amazon Fresh and Prime Now). Designed online storefronts, gift guides, styleguides, and marketing materials. Managed a team of designers and interns.

      2015

      Art Director

      Amazon

      Oct 2013 - Oct 2015
      • Seattle, United States
      • Full Time
      • Art Director. Bespoke photo art direction for retail categories and programs (including Luxury Beauty, Toys, Handmade, Grocery, and Prime). Designed online storefronts, gift guides, styleguides, and marketing materials. Managed a team of designers and interns. Digital Designer. Invented Content Grid, a mobile-responsive framework for displaying editorial content online. Worked with developers to implement and was responsible for scaling it out to all of Amazon globally.

      2013

      Senior Digital Designer

      TOKY Branding & Design

      Mar 2010 - Oct 2013
      • St. Louis, United States
      • Full Time
      • Responsible for developing detailed sitemaps and wireframes for highly interactive interfaces across multiple platforms (web, mobile and tablet). Heavily involved in website concepting, planning, design and user experience processes. Worked closely with a dev team, overseeing projects from start to finish.

      2010

      Jul 2009 - Mar 2010
      • St. Louis, United States
      • Full Time
      • Responsible for assigning and directing photography, magazine layout, and sending to print. Managed a team of designers and interns.

      2008

      Designer + Advertising Manager

      Sauce Magazine

      May 2007 - Nov 2008
      • St. Louis, United States
      • Full Time
      • Managed printed adverts, and designed and coded websites for local restaurants, wineries, breweries, and coffee shops.

      Education

      2006

      Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA), Graphic Design

      The University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

      Aug 2002 - May 2006
      • United States
      • Highlights include working on Ninth Letter, a nationally-distributed and award-winning literary arts journal. www.ninthletter.com