New York, NY, USA
Anna is available for work
Lifestyle-oriented creative expert based in New York with deep-seated passion around sustainability and Design.
Head of Design and Co-Founder of Les Marteau, creative consulting studio based in New York City.
Unique international mindset stemming from success in corporate and entrepreneurial work environments. Increasing responsibility and diversified experience with more than a decade of success across Creative Direction, Branding and Fashion Design.
Responsible for leading creative projects, navigating trends and design strategy for brands and companies like Salvatore Ferragamo, Jean Paul Gaultier, Guy Laroche, Yamamay Group, Aquascutum, Kiton and Lacoste.
I had the opportunity to work with incredible entrepreneurs and female led business to make their dreams happens. Between these I've rebranded the jewelry brand Kelly Fletcher, from the branding strategy, to the packaging going through the company vision, values and positioning; Cybele New York a vitamin supplement that promote a specific lifestyle and wellbeing to find balance between body, work and soul. I was also coordinating and developing a marketing and communication project for Lacoste employee with the aim to create a sense of community, inclusivity and collaboration between the different departments.
Knowledgeable across end-to-end design and product development processes. Adept at capturing and translating ever-evolving market trends into top-selling products. Developing engaging collateral for clients that tells a story through strategic visual impactful images.
Highly effective and enthusiastic leader with proven talent for managing high-performing in-house and remote design teams, collaborating seamlessly with cross-functional teams and executive stakeholders, and consistently delivering desirable business outcomes.
AREA OF EXPERTISE
• Design Direction
• Brand Design (Brand Strategy/Visual Identity)
• Graphic Design
• Fashion/Jewelry Design
• Market Research/Trend Analysis
• In-store Merchandising
• Creative Solutions
• Illustration - Procreate
• Adobe Creative Suite
• Won 1st Prize at "Mio Magazine Fashion Talent". Italian competition in collaboration with Camera della Moda, Milan.
• Secured coverage of Les Marteau design in 40 international publications, including Vogue UK, Vogue Italy, Glamour, Vanity Fair, Cosmopolitan, Donna Moderna and L'Officiel, as well as european newspapers and fashion blogs.
Visit my website at: www.lesmarteau.com
Open to relocation
Open to Full time or Part time work
Head of Design and Co-Founder
Mar 2020 - Present
Established Design and Marketing Consulting Agency based in New York City.
Lead daily operations and oversee creative development for branding, design, consulting, and bespoke event services.
Visual Merchandiser Manager - North America
Apr 2017 - Feb 2020
Upheld visual merchandising standards while running campaigns for both retail and wholesale accounts. Orchestrated set-up for bi-seasonal global showroom in Milan. Developed visual merchandising conce...
Visual Merchandiser - East Coast
Jul 2016 - Mar 2017
Create and execute merchandising designs for windows, in-store displays, events, trunk shows, and showrooms for retail stores and wholesale accounts, including Bergdorf Goodman, Saks Fifth Avenue, and...
Jul 2013 - Jul 2014
Design the knitwear capsule collection for women/men ready-to-wear.
• Manage design process from conception through the final styling.
• Identify new trends through market research, creating inspirati...
Jean Paul Gaultier
Jul 2013 - Jul 2014
Responsible to design and develop Gaultier 2, denim collection - WRTW and MRTW, the commercial line of Jean Paul Gaultier.
• Managing design process from conception to the final styling with the desig...
Branding & Identity Marketing
School of Business Studies of the University of Vigo
Master Degree in Fashion and Textile Design
2011 to 2011
Fashion Institute of Technology
Fashion Stylists for Celebrity Image - Certificate program
2010 to 2010
Università degli Studi di Firenze
2004 to 2008