Natalie Hansen is a San Francisco based creative director and brand stylist who specializes in consumer products and media publishing. She has led award-winning design teams specializing in user experience, motion graphics, and traditional design.

Natalie has a unique and holistic approach within the design industry. While she is best known for building complex and immersive interactive experiences, she started out as a traditional designer and studied fine art. She has worked on everything from industrial design to consumer goods to entertainment to environmental design and media publishing.

“My work is never just about a project or a task-at-hand, it’s about being mindful and ensuring that all of the experiences are connected, no matter what the medium is.”

Natalie has worked with some of the world’s most recognized brands including: Sony Music, CBS Entertainment, United Airlines, Dove, Uniliever, Lexus, Sony Playstation, CNET and CBS News. She has also worked with small technology start-ups, independent restaurants, food companies and print publications such as; Sunset Magazine, Better Homes and Gardens, Saveur, and The New York Post.

SPECIALTIES:

-User experience (web, mobile, environmental)

-Product strategy development

-Interaction design

-Information architecture

-User research/human behavior

-Social integration

-Identity systems

-Traditional design

-Interior design

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