Laura Chwirut Portfolio

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Laura Chwirut is a dynamic Art Director, Graphic Designer and visual story teller based in Alexandria, Virginia. Armed with more than a decade of agency, in-house and independent experience, she specializes in providing clients with strategic design solutions; online, offline, in-line, and sometimes, out-of-line.

Expertise in creating concepts, developing products, providing results with print, interactive and broadcast advertising, print collateral, brand development, information organization, digital design, packaging and in-store and point of purchase design.

Completely at ease pitching and selling to clients, she is equally at home at producing and managing work flow through to the final product.

 

Client Experience:
Retail & Consumer Product
Chesapeake Bay Candle
Dial Brands
GM (Buick, GMC)
New Balance
Raymour & Flanigan
Tone Body Wash
Zicam

Real Estate
JLL
Berkshire Communities
Hubbell Realty
Madison Investments
Vornado/Charles E. Smith
Macerich

Hospitality
Bennigan’s
Boston Market
Pizza Inn
Raising Cane’s

Services and Non-Profit
AAA Western New York
AARP
AIA
Angels’ Arms (foster homes)
Fannie Mae
George Washington University
LIFT Communities
Operation Incubation
Red Horse Photography
The Motley Fool
University of Maryland Extension

Entertainment & Tourism
Churchill Downs Incorporated
D.C. Lottery
Destination DC
International Spy Museum
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
Watkins Glen International

Agency Experience:
Akseizer Design Group
Global Thinking
MDB Communications
Propaganda-Inc.
Jay Advertising

In House Experience:
Churchill Downs Incorporated
Chesapeake Bay Candle

Awards:
LIFT Communities: 2015 W3 Award, Silver
Global Thinking Cards for Creatives: 2016 DC Addy
Hardwood Artisans: 2014 three Silver DC Addys
Destination DC: 2013 “Best of Print” Washington, DC Addy, District 2 Gold Addy
Bennigans: AIGA St. Louis 13 Show: Top Honors, Interactive Design, St. Louis Addy Award
Churchill Downs Louisville Addy Award, CTI papers “Sweet Inspiration” Design Award: Silver,  Louisville Graphic Design Association’s 100 Show: Silver,  Neenah Paper Text & Cover: Bronze