Daniele Cotellessa

Angestellt, Diplom-Designer, CORLOP - Digital Design, Vancouver BC

Vancouver, Canada


Responsive web design
UX/UI Design
Front-End Development


Professional experience for Daniele Cotellessa

  • Current 4 years, since Jan 2020

    UX/UI Designer


  • Current 8 years and 10 months, since Mar 2015


    CORLOP - Digital Design, Vancouver BC

    Creative Digital Designer with 18 years expertise in Graphic Design and Interactive Design. Exceptional combination of technical and communication skills backed by a degree in Visual Communication.

  • Current 10 years and 7 months, since Jun 2013


    Society of Graphic Designers of Canada

    • Photographs and volunteers for events hosted by the Society of Graphic Designers of Canada. www.flickr.com/photos/gdcbc/

  • 1 year and 1 month, Jan 2018 - Jan 2019

    Director of Marketing and Communications

    Club Locarno, Sailing, Vancouver BC

    Club Locarno is a non-profit, member-run sailing club offering dinghy and catamaran sailing, kayaking, windsurfing, ocean rowing and SUP. www.clublocarno.com www.facebook.com/clublocarno/

  • 5 months, Dec 2017 - Apr 2018

    CSIA Ski Instructor

    Cypress Mountain, North Vancouver BC

    • Taught first timer to beginner plus skiers lessons and worked extensively with students to achieve personal goals. • Worked in collaboration with other instructors, as well as individually. • Provided guests with a fun, safe, enjoyable learning experience. • Gained new teaching and communication skills in our training sessions.

  • 7 years and 11 months, Jan 2006 - Nov 2013

    Art Director, Web Developer and Project Manager

    Backbone Technology Inc., Vancouver BC

    • Designed and developed websites templates from scratch using Photoshop, Illustrator, HTML, CSS, JavaScript and Backbone Technology's in-house CMS software Expression. • Developed and implemented the Federal MP Program and providing graphic service and website updates for 60 Members of Parliament in Canada. • Corresponded directly with clients built and maintained strong customer relations.

  • 2 years and 1 month, Dec 2003 - Dec 2005

    Independent Web Designer

    Web Design and Development

    • Designed and developed HTML websites • Developed brand and corporate identities • Created design presentations and proposals

  • 5 months, Jul 2003 - Nov 2003

    Web Design Intern

    Storefront.com, Vancouver BC

    • Designed website templates using Photoshop and HTML

  • 3 years, Sep 1999 - Aug 2002

    Interaction Designer, Art Director and Project Manager

    L2M3 Kommunication Design, Sascha Lobe and HG Merz - Museum Design, Stuttgart

    • Designed and developed multimedia applications for museums, offline media and architectural presentations • User Experience Design for interactive applications • Managed long term multimedia projects and delegated work assignments • Designed and developed an award winning multimedia application for a museum entitled “The everyday life of prisoners at Sachsenhausen concentration camp 1936 to 1945” Video Capture and Trailer: https://vimeo.com/88406410

  • 7 months, Mar 1997 - Sep 1997

    Graphic Design Intern

    Büro X Kommunikation, Hamburg

    Designed print advertising for magazines, campaigns and brochures using QuarkXPress and Photoshop.

  • 6 months, Sep 1994 - Feb 1995

    Graphic Design Intern

    Mungenast Dialog Marketing Inc., Stuttgart

    Designed direct marketing and advertising print materials.

Educational background for Daniele Cotellessa

  • 7 months, Sep 2014 - Mar 2015

    Technical Web Designer Program

    British Columbia Institute of Technology, Vancouver BC

    Expanded and proved my web coding skills by earning a Certificate (with Distinction) from BCIT Technical Web Design Program. The TWD program is a hands-on program combining current web design technologies with challenging assignments, structured projects, and industry experience.

  • 4 years and 5 months, Mar 1995 - Jul 1999

    Visual Communication

    Pforzheim University - School of Design

    Visual Communication with integrated pathways in Advertising, Spatial Design, Print and Digital Media Design. Finial Project Tutor: Professor Philip Pocock Video Capture: https://vimeo.com/88596965

  • 10 months, Sep 1993 - Jun 1994

    Design and Applied Arts

    Kolping - School of Art

    Fine Art: drawing, painting, printmaking, photography


  • German

    First language

  • English


  • French




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