Meet Jes


Jes is a Chicago based Designer/Creative Director. Her work has been recognized by Communication Arts, Print and the Webbys. Jes was has formly overseen the creative direction of, as well as the & WEM projects, along with being involved in each brand's respective library shoots while at Ogilvy. She helped develop user-centric experiences for web, motion and emerging onscreen technologies at the Royal Order of Design Experience (ACD) and Design Kitchen of Chicago (Design Director). Her design philosophy is grounded in a relentless sense of detail, innovation, and a belief that all design elements must fundamentally relate to the core communication goals of clients and the behavior of their audiences. She has an aptitude to visualize a brand proactively in order to push it forward to levels beyond expectation. What's more, she demonstrates an ability to mentor and push fellow creatives well above their potential to ensure a high-level quality of work is produced. Most of all, a simple, clean interface & design always puts a smile on her face.

Jes thrives on creating quick and thoughtful design excutions

Her stregthens include digital design and concepting for social objects, video, email and interface design. 

Jes has been fortunate enough to work with some great brands over the years.

Client Experience

• Acco
• Aon
• American Planning Association
• Baker Furniture
• Bally Total Fitness
• Baskin Robbins
• Bays English Muffins
• Bluetooth Wireless Technology
• Bosch Tools
• Brookfield Zoo
• Cardinal Health
• Carrier Corporation
• Cayman Brac
• Chicago History Museum
• Conventry
• Devry
• Fortune Brands
• GoodNites
• Hewitt
• Homedics
• HuFriedy
• Huggies
• Kallista
• Kiwi
• Kohler
• Kohler Engines
• Kohler Interiors
• Life Fitness
• Market Day
• McGuire Furniture
• Motorola
• Mozilla/Firefox
• Napersoft
• Newell Rubbermaid
• Nutrasweet
• Oprah
• Orvis
• Patagonia
• Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
• Perkins+Will
• Perspective School
• Pinnacle Vodka
• PMI Group
• Salamander
• Slate
• Shure
• Skil
• Swingline
• Syncrony
• Union Station
• Waldorf Astoria
• Wheaton College
• World Business Chicago
• Yeti Cycles
• Zurich


Work Samples (Web)
Work Samples (Social Media)
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Works Samples (Video Storyboard)
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