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Novia Knight
Works at InterContinental Hotels Group
Attended Carleton University's Sprott School of Business
Lives in Atlanta
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Join Danya International’s Google+ Hangout on Air TODAY at 2PM ET during social media week 2013 for info on how to engage women in public health through social media! The knowledgeable panel of women will be sharing their perspectives on the best strategies for reaching women via social media and further involving them in public health. RSVP here: http://ow.ly/oPpQD
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Congrats to my friend Khary on the release of his new app. I'm currently testing out the iPhone version.
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Not as easy as it seems.
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I love it when designers detail their creative process. Let's go Rio!
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Editor’s note: Thinking of finally quitting your job and going into freelancing full time but still have burning questions that you want answered? Well, we’re hoping to address that in this week-long ...
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Anyone ever took a look at the source code for http://www.barackobama.com/. There's a hidden commented "O" in there. Love it!
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Occupation
User Experience Designer
Skills
User Interface Design, User Experience Design, CSS, HTML, HTML5, Wireframing, 508 Compliance Remediation and Training, Accessibility, Social Media Integration, Integrated Marketing and Branding, Illustration, E-newsletters, Infographics
Employment
  • InterContinental Hotels Group
    User Experience Designer, 2015 - present
    • Collaborate with the User Experience practice groups, business and technical stakeholders to create innovative accessibility compliant user interfaces. • Create and maintain style guides. • Throughout the lifecycle of product development and management stages provide review and feedback to technology and QA teams as needed. • Develop standard UI design enhancements, follow and update pattern library. • Initiate, conceptualize and lead user interface design. • Communicate user interface design implementation to technology teams in the form of detailed specifications and design documents. Projects: IHG Guest Reservation System (GRS), GRS Microsite
  • Artech Information Systems L.L.C.
    User Experience/User Interface Design Consultant, 2014 - 2015
    • Responsible for design and user experience on AT&T mobile and desktop sites. • Understand business requirements, suggest user experience, and quality testing. • Provide information architecture support via process flow diagrams and low and high-fidelity wireframes. • Work with business partners and technical teams in an agile environment throughout the development of multiple projects. Projects: myatt.com Mobile Registration Login Flow, AT&T Employee & Retiree Discount Enrollment Portal, myAT&T Mobile Wireless Overview, ATT + Yahoo Mobile Sign, Games.att.net
  • Danya International, Inc.
    Graphics Specialist, 2007 - 2014
    • Consulted/educated clients on latest technologies to increase engagement and strengthen outreach initiatives. • Developed graphics standards and provided digital branding solutions for multiple government clients. • Interacted with developers to insure accuracy of user interface build. • Provided managers with level of effort estimates for proposals and client work. • Provided and comped designs based on client consultations and meetings; iterated as needed. • Served as primary 508 compliance point of contact for office; provided 508 compliance consultations to staff and clients; provided PDF remediation for new and legacy documents on client Websites. Clients: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Division of Adolescent and School Health, Federal Drug Administration (FDA), President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, Act Against AIDS Initiative
  • Designed by Knight, LLC
    Principal, 2006 - 2014
    • Design and develop Web and mobile sites using CMS. • Provide usability and user experience recommendations. • Research, recommend, and execute design related enhancements to increase social media engagement and increase brand awareness. • Design marketing materials, advertisements, newsletters, and similar publications for businesses, and non-profits.
  • Detroit Free Press
    News Graphic Artist, 2001 - 2006
    • Analyzed news stories and researched content for information graphics; designed infographics and illustrations. • Represented the graphics department at planning meetings with managers and recommended graphics to support editorial content. • Redesigned user interface of graphic department’s Intranet site; developed site.
  • Clothesline Custom Screenprinting
    Graphic Designer and Production Assistant, 2000 - 2001
    • Created custom screen print designs for promotional items. • Reproduced graphics and logos; retouched photos. • Prepared color separations for spot color and multi-color screenprinting.
  • Florida A&M University, Journey Magazine
    Art Director and Illustrator, 1999 - 2000
    • Art directed award winning 24-page, quarterly student magazine. • Collaborated with editors, reporters, photographers, and illustrators on page designs. • Designed and illustrated pages.
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Atlanta
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UX Designer. Passionate about all things digital and design-related.
Bragging rights
Danya International Creativity Award, 2007 and 2012; Hermes Creative Award, 2009 and 2010; Commendable Achievement Award from the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, 2008; James Virgil Peavey Workforce Development Award, 2008
Education
  • Carleton University's Sprott School of Business
    Interface Design and Analysis, 2013 - 2013
    One-to-one online courses led by user interface design consultant Hans Bergman. Coursework involved analyzing and designing a user interface for an online expense management system. Deliverables: user role profiles, user function analysis, and user task analysis. Hosted by www.online-learning.com.
  • Art Institute of Atlanta
    Web Design & Interactive Media, 2011 - 2012
    Interactive Experience Design, Information Architecture, Fundamentals of Interactive Design, Programming Concepts, Designing Interactive Interfaces, Developing Rich-media Applications
  • Florida A&M University
    Graphic Design, 1997 - 2001
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