Arlene Cotter CGD

Arlene Cotter CGD


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Designer | Design Director | Strategist | Consultant | Author      I’m a Vancouver graphic and communication designer who collaborates with cross-functional teams in the design and delivery of socially, environmentally and economically sustainable projects that brand 2D/3D/digital spaces, communications and environments, in both the public and private sectors. I have a passion for creating clean, simple design that creates order and provides effective solutions for complex communication challenges.  |   Environmental Graphic Designer  Integrates function with form by synthesizing research and project criteria to create award-winning, multi-platform design solutions for stakeholders.   |   Design Strategist  Develops integrative design frameworks for scaled Systems and Programs that brand communications in 2D/3D/digital/social spaces and environments.   |   Design Director and Project Manager  Connects cross-functional public/private sector teams through collaborative processes that support project goals from the design brief, ideation, budgets, critical path, production and implementation through to completion.   |   Content Creator  Explores diverse client/consultant perspectives to develop concepts, narratives, proposals, communications and design-driven solutions, that are creative, informed, culturally relevant, innovative and effective.   |   Whole Systems Designer  Contributes professionally and personally to a socially, environmentally and economically sustainable world.   |  Author and Writer   Book I  From This Moment On: A Guide for Those Recently Diagnosed with Cancer   Book II  Full Draft Manuscript/Prototype with 72 illustrated figures   |   Personal Work  Synthesized of words and images, my personal projects reflect thoughts about creativity, healing and transformation.