Gianni's Portfolio
Gianni Scarpino





Nike via Boly:Welsh, Communication Designer, Global Sales / Digital Go to Market |  June 2019 - Present, ETW Contract
Responsible for the creation and design of communications, presentations, collateral materials and event branding in support of the Nike Global Sales, DGTM team. Through creation of high-impact presentations and communication tools, works collaboratively with senior leadership and cross-functional teams to illustrate and articulate key business strategies and initiatives to convey the plan/vision across the organization.

Territory Co., Presentation Designer |  April 2019 - May 2019, Contract
Storyboard, design, and cue visual presentations for high profile client for large volume B2B audience. Responsible for maintaining client feedback records, script changes, and visual perfection in high-intensity environment.

University of Pittsburgh - School of Education’s Office of Child Development, Communication and Design Manager |  August 2017 - March 2019
Development and implementation of effective content strategies, activities, and materials that improve both internal and external communications.

Freelance, Communication and Graphic Designer |  September 2016 – August 2017
Projects Include: brand development, presentation design, logo development, content marketing, website consulting
Clients Include: University of Pittsburgh, Cross-Cultural Solutions, Create Studio, Worms Inc. Hong Kong, RIG Consulting, EVO Outreach

Mosaic, Inc., Design Manager |  March 2014 – September 2016
Coordinated color and material pairings for luxury weddings and events nationwide.  Managed events and visual displays through all stages of development: client meetings, sourcing, vendor coordination, and installation. Focused on textile, linen, and softgood products.

Gwenneth’s Shoe Repair, Assistant Cobbler | September 2013 – December 2013
Replaced heels, prepped outsoles, and polished uppers.

McGeary Floral and Event Design, Lead of Productions | March 2010 – July 2013
Designed and developed large scale decor for special events. Focused on hardgood product design and installation.


Color and Material Design, Pensole Footwear Academy, ASICStiger x Foot Locker x Pensole Competition, 2nd Place
Color and Material Design, Pensole Footwear Academy, Vibram x Pensole Class
Architectural Studies, B.A., University of Pittsburgh. Cume Laude
Studio Arts., B.A., University of Pittsburgh. Magna Cume Lade
Fine Arts Studies, Florence University of the Arts, Florence, Italy


Programs: Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, PowerPoint, Keynote, Colorway by The Foundry, Sketch-Up, AutoDesk Fusion 360
Skills: Project management, visual communication, data visualization, brand development, material storytelling, content organization, presentation perfection, connecting words + images


Pensole Footwear Design Academy, ASICS Tiger x Footlocker 2018, Team 4, placed 2nd overall
Pittsburgh Young Professionals, Member since January 2018
Pensole Footwear Design Academy, CMD Vibram scholarship, 2017
AutoDesk Fusion 360, certification of completion, 2016
Move Yinz, co-founder, 2016
Event Pros Take Action, volunteer and website manager, 2013-16


Running outside, listening to podcasts, painting, keeping plants (mostly) alive, digital photography, creative non-fiction, YouTube Tutorials