RESUME

Iman Salehian

Editorial and Design Contributor

Disney Interactive | Disney Style

As a writer and designer for Disney Style, I create original articles and designs that presents classic Disney content with a contemporary, lifestyle twist. In this fast paced environment where no day looks quite like the last, I design and illustrate assets for our Style team’s daily posts and publish editorial series on everything from period fashions to contemporary decor trends.

Responsibilities include: pitching and writing content for written, social and video platforms, publishing and tagging articles on WordPress, scheduling social distribution on Sprinklr, and conducting analytic follow up on post performance.

March 2016 – Present

Designer

Disney | ABC Television Group

Tasked with transforming dense research data into visually compelling stories, I conceptualize and design digital and print projects for ABC’s Burbank, Seattle, and New York Research teams. Responsibilities include: designing logos for new teams,developing style guides for use across ABC Research’s offices,managing ABC brand assets, and acting as a design consultant for our team’s researchers.

May 2015 – Present

Design Intern

Disney | ABC Television Group

Reporting to Burbank’s Multiplatform Research team, I executed designs for presentation decks, reports, and graphics. Projects included the MPR Team’s data-heavy State of the Union deck, research dashboard redesigns, and “bubble show” presentations and report templates.

March 2015 – May 2015

Freelance

Design, Illustration & Creative Consult

Whether I’m developing logos for start-ups or designing shirts for team events – hand painting wedding decor or illustrating comic books – I have proven skill as a creative MacGyver and dedicate myself to delivering quality work. Clients include: UCLA, The US Soccer Federation, Evolve App, Tubby Tales, and more.

September 2010 – Present

Researcher, Writer, and Designer

Western National Parks Association | IMLab

Working with the WNPA and UCLA’s Interpretive Media Laboratory, I researched the history of downtown Los Angeles, producing timelines, maps, and exhibit design proposals for a new visitor center in the El Pueblo district.

June 2014 – January 2015

UX and Print Designer, Writer

UCLA | Center for Digital Humanities

I worked in writing and designing a suite of web and PDF tutorials for students of UCLA’s Introduction to Digital Humanities Course, additionally developing branding for the WordPress site and formatting/copy-editing the textbook.

June 2014 – January 2015

Social Media & Promotions Coordinator

Hammer Museum

I developed marketing campaigns and print and web promotional materials for student workshops, lectures, and art events. Additional work included managing the Student Association’s social media outlets.

August 2012 – January 2014