My name is Shari Eaton and I am a Creative Director in Laguna Niguel, CA. 

My career goals are to help make happy clients; generate positive results; work with and help create a strong creative team; and, remain culturally and digitally relevant. My working style is structured, intuitive, and driven by inspiration and consideration for the human browsing experience. I have a proven ability to contribute to the strategic development of an assignment and promote conceptual thinking among the team. 


Santa Clara,  CA

Sr. Visual Design Lead 2015 – 2016 

Led the visual design efforts and worked alongside the UX and Dev teams to redesign and reimagine a responsive web product for the employees of Apple. 

Nest Labs 

Palo Alto, CA

Sr. Art Director & Visual Designer 2014 

Working with a small team of designers we re-designed the home store. 

Organic, Inc. 

San Francisco, CA

Sr. Art Director & Visual Designer 2013 

Worked on a creative digital team of eight. Improved the connection between the dealer and the customer by building a responsive website for Executed campaign ideas for Quaker Oats Real Energy. 

Grey Digital 

San Francisco, CA

Sr. Art Director & Visual Designer 2012–2013 

Led the online brand look and feel for Wrote and designed their online brand book. Art directed online campaigns that included microsites, online advertising and engagement strategy. Led client presentations, encouraged them to push their brand voice and ultimately purchase richer, more meaningful creative from our team. 


San Francisco, CA

Art Director 2011 

Led a team of designers, writers, illustrators and user-experience professionals on a multi-media holiday campaign. 

Salt Branding 

San Francisco, CA

Sr. Visual Designer 2011 

Created designs for large corporate websites including Microsoft, Milliken and Stanford Executive Education.

Making Sense Design 

San Francisco, CA

Art Director 2010 

We developed in-depth brand guidelines for EarthColor, built multi-platform marketing campaigns as well as restructured the user flow, user experience, design and tone of their partnering company, EarthIntegrate.

UNIT Design Collective

San Francisco, CA

Visual Designer 2009–2010 

Created concepts for and took chosen idea to final execution for multiple projects, including the award winning campaign for Herbalife.

Juli Shore Design

San Francisco, CA

Graphic Designer 2008–2010

Collaborating with the CD on a very small team in a fast-paced environment, I developed branding for high-end, specialty packaging clients. I was involved in initial brainstorming sessions, researching and developing knowledge of target audience as well as designing and furthering brands.

Secret Weapon Advertising

Santa Monica, CA

Art Director 2008–2009 

Worked on several branding and advertising projects. Worked as part of a team of ADs and writers to develop, and eventually win, a brand and advertising pitch for Clearwire's 4G WiMax launch. Post-pitch, we developed the identity, brand look and final style manual for this new brand. Also assisted in art direction for outdoor ads for client Jack in the Box.


Los Angeles, CA

Graphic Designer 2008 

Designed and illustrated high-end book designs for custom, specialty printing. Designed and illustrated a series of inspirational posters.

Turner Broadcasting

Atlanta, GA

Art Director & Visual Designer 2005–2007 

Branded Super Deluxe, an AdultSwim online company. Created collateral materials and designed identity for signed artists. Collaborated on web site design and media for various platforms. I played a large part in developing the wireframes and building the brand tone, working closely with a team of web developers and user experience experts. I also developed online advertisements and art directed media products.

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