Ryan Ganss - Art Director & Digital Design Leader

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Hi, I’m currently leading a team of talented designers at Herman Miller. Find more information on my experience, features, and find ways to connect.

 
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Hi, I'm currently Leading a team of talented designers at Herman Miller.

 

Experience

UI DESIGN LEAD

Herman Miller
Developing strategic direction, leading and collaborating with a cross-functional team of product designers, developers, product owners, and marketing partners to translate business requirements and customer needs into meaningful experiences
October 2013 – Present

ART DIRECTOR

Commonwealth
Global Chevrolet account – executing advertising creative from concept to completion with a focus on product design, brand standards, and holistic media campaigns
May 2012 – October 2013

SR. GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Media Genesis
Ideation, product design, print design, information architecture, branding, identity, illustration, layout, mentor
May 2007 – April 2012


Knowledge

SKILLS

Creative & art direction, team leadership, design decision communication, product design, design systems, user experience design thinking, style guides, graphic design, ideation, concept development

CERTIFICATIONS

Certified Scrum Product Owner
Scrum Alliance

Education

Ferris State University
Bachelor of Science Degree
Graphic Design
Associates in Applied Science
Graphic Design

Awards

AWWWARDS

Site of the Day
Aeron Remastered

HOW DESIGN

2017 Merit Winner
Aeron Remastered

D Show

2013 Out of Home Campaign
Find New Roads
2013 Interactive Advertising
Corvette Reveal Homepage Takeover
2013 Branded Website (YouTube)
Corvette Stingray Reveal

FEATURES

InVision Design Genome Project
Spokesperson @ Herman Miller

WIP it Into Shape
Speaker @ AIGA West Michigan
March 29th, 2019

Producing Design Systems
Speaker @ Ferris State University
November 20th, 2017

AIGA Alumni Panel Discussion
Speaker @ Ferris State University
April 17th, 2017


LIFE