Angie Marei

Location New York
Bio

Creative Director and Owner of Diaboli Kill Jewelry

Designer Jewelry Designer Creative Director
Projects
6 Projects

Work History

Freelance Creative Director
Various Leading Agencies and Brands
May 2009 – Present
Greater New York City Area
Consulting creative director at a number of award-winning agencies working across a variety of verticals, but with a particular focus on luxury, fashion and lifestyle brands. The range of clients and projects has been varied and includes everything from creative direction, direction of photography, concepting for campaigns and pitches, visual design, social media campaigns and content, e-commerce design, storyboarding, video editing, print design, packaging design, in-store display design, UX/UI design. Select agencies: AR New York, Code and Theory, Dachis Group, Digitas, Fjord, Gin Lane Media, Isobar, Johannes Leonardo, MRM/McCann, R/GA, Razorfish, Publicis, Sapient Nitro, Select NY, Special Ops, Tribal DDB, Wunderman Select clients: American Express, Bloomberg, Citibank, Coca Cola, Diaboli Kill, Foot Locker, Ford, FridaBaby, L’Oreal, Look Optics, Maria Tash, Maybelline, Moda Operandi, Movado, NBC Studios, NJOY, Norisol Ferrari, Pepsi, Reebok, Revlon, Samsung, Sands Hotels, Stella McCartney for Adidas, Sunglass Hut, Tom Ford, Tory Burch, QVC, VieVite Rosé, Verizon, Vogue, W Hotels
Creative Director & Founder of Diaboli Kill
Diaboli Kill Jewelry
2013 – Present
Greater New York City Area
Founder and creative director of New York-based luxury jewelry brand, Diaboli Kill. Responsibilities include thorough knowledge and understanding of fine jewelry, design, manufacturing, brand identity, art direction of photography, social content, e-commerce, and public relations. I also do private label jewelry and watch designs for brands such as Oscar De La Renta and The Fossil Group. Diaboli Kill has garnered note-worthy press in the likes of; W Magazine, Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue, Número Magazine, and WWD. The line has been worn by many celebrity collectors and style icons such as Beyoncè, Rihanna, Alicia Keys, Nicki Minaj, Demi Lovato, Jessie J, Future and LeBron James.
Senior Art Director
The Bloc
Jan 2008 – May 2009
Greater New York City Area
Creative direction, designing and developing campaigns focusing on pharmaceutical products. Responsibilities include branding, visual identity, direction of photography and 3D renderings, concepting for campaigns, commercials and new business pitches, and packaging design. Select clients: Amgen, Merck, Novartis, Novo Nordisk
Senior Art Director
The Bloc
2008 – 2009
Art Director
Cline Davis and Mann
Feb 2006 – Mar 2007
Greater New York City Area
Creative direction, designing and developing campaigns focusing on pharmaceutical products. Responsibilities include branding, visual identity, direction of photography and 3D renderings, concepting for campaigns, commercials and new business pitches, and packaging design. Select clients: Pfizer, Genentech, Roche
Visual Designer
Lloyd & Co.
Jun 2004 – Feb 2006
Greater New York City Area
Partnered with creative director Douglas Lloyd and creative team to concept, develop and design campaigns for luxury fashion houses, cosmetic, fragrance and hospitality brands. Brought to life through print, digital, packaging, and in-store displays. Responsibilities include art direction, visual design, set design for photoshoots. Select clients: Club Monaco, Cole Haan, Ebel, Estée Lauder, John Varvatos, Gucci, Le Sports Sac, Max Mara, Movado, Oscar De La Renta, Sergio Rossi, The James Hotel, The Standard Hotel Group, Tod’s, Tom Ford, Vogue, Yves Saint Laurent

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)
Pratt Institute
2002 – 2005
Continuing Ed.
Fashion Institute of Technology
2009 – 2010
Bachelor's degree
Queens College
Bachelor's degree
Queens College
Bachelor's degree
Queens College
2000 – 2002

Skills