Steven Winkelstein, UX Designer
UX Research, Usability Testing, Rapid Prototyping, Interaction Design, Information Architecture, Wireframing, Project Management, Mobile and Responsive Design, Typography & Color Theory, HIG / Material Design, Gamification, HTML/CSS/Bootstrap
Sketch, Invision, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects, Adobe XD, Trello, Slack
2017 – 2018
Conducted user research, utilized data to build out information architecture, created wireframes, high fidelity mockups, and iterated through usability testing using prototypes.
Ideation, Wireframes, UI, Prototype – Adult Swim “Cord-cutter” App
Research, Ideation, UI – Traderfoods Responsive Website
Ideation, Wireframes, UI, Prototype – PhotoFeeler Redesign
October 2014 – September 2017
Responsible for companywide marketing. Designed material. Directed a diverse team. Increased customers and sales. Built ad campaigns, social media, promotions, email marketing, brand identity, in-store communication, retail merchandizing strategy, and community relations.
Recognized as Employee of the Year in 2016.
Mystic Waters Publishing
May 2009 – Present
Book layout and design. Author and publisher of books, including an award-winning children's book. Achieved over 10,000 books sold and press through PR. Conducted a successful Kickstarter campaign.
The Squall (1018 Press 2007); Elephant, Elephant, Come Alive! (MWP 2009); The Diving Horse and the Magic Whistle (MWP 2010); Lucy's Great Adventure (MWP 2011); The Wild Mind of the Winkle (MWP 2012); Monsters Meet on Mondays (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing 2013); Brisko: A True Tale of Holocaust Survival (MWP 2014); Captain Kidd and the Jersey Devil (MWP 2016)
Employee of the Year, Marketing Director, Alfalfa’s Market // 2016
“Best Book” Award, USA Book News for Elephant, Elephant, Come Alive! // 2009
Best of Quarter, The Art Institute of Philadelphia, for The Message short film // 2008
Committees & Boards
Naturally Boulder Communications Committee, Boulder, CO // 2017
Downtown Boulder Marketing Committee, Boulder, CO // 2014 - 2015
Margate Players Theater Group, Margate City, NJ // 2010 - 2015
UX Design, General Assembly, UX 2017-2018
TEFL Certification, 2016
BS Digital Filmmaking and Video Production, The Art Institute of Philadelphia, 2004 - 2008