If you hire people just because they can do a job, they'll work for your money, but if they believe what you believe, they'll work for you with blood and sweat and tears. Simon Sinek
Pixel Pusher & Problem Solver
The cure for everything is a little saltwater... sweat, tears, or the sea.
Crista has over two decades of experience working for some of the top marketing and design firms in the Tampa Bay area. Whether you’re looking for a business or marketing strategy; to rebrand your website, or just need help with user experience; need printed materials like business cards, brochures, or posters; are undertaking a logo or identity rework; even if you’re just crying over an upcoming Powerpoint presentation—She's here to solve your problems in innovative and creative ways.
The artist in her primarily works off instinct, whereas the designer employs a methodical, data-driven process. Interesting fact: the principles of user experience actually stretch back thousands of years, all the way to ancient China, where the practice of Feng Shui began.
“UX Design is an empathically-driven practice crafted to solve human and business problems, and remove obstacles and friction from a user’s desired goals—hopefully delivering delight in the process.” -Jason Ogle
When she isn't pushing pixels, you can find her in the studio painting, outside swimming, cycling, and taking in nature. Friedrich Nietzsche was a vocal advocate of intertwining exercise with creativity. Steve Jobs was a fan. Arianna Huffington practices it daily. Haruki Murakami even wrote a book about it. Throughout history, some of the world’s best-known thinkers and entrepreneurs have used movement to stimulate creativity.