flamingo99 design is directed by Stephanie Kalis, an accomplished and highly-motivated design professional with more than 25 years of graphic design, photography and brand identity development experience.
Stephanie is a highly organized creative problem-solver who can accurately interpret project requirements and client needs and produce compelling concepts that engage target demographics, build brand awareness. She has exceptional typographic ability and is well-versed in current and emerging design software applications and programs.
Before founding flamingo99 design, Stephanie worked as a Art Director at Webster Veterinary supply, where she managed the design of all printed material used by the company’s twelve distribution centers. Special projects included slide presentations, trade show booths, and Webster’s annual 580+page catalog. Since developing flamingo99 design in 2007, Stephanie has collaborated with all levels of companies needs from large projects with a creative team to small independent business marketing needs across the US.
Stephanie has increased her design spectrum by recently taking a UX/UI design class and attending the UX/UI design conference in Boston this past spring. She continues to keep up with the latest online marketing and social media platforms such as Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. She is continually attending classes and seminars pertaining to the latest marketing trends. With these tools she utilizes the information to boost her clients maximum marketing capabilities in their industry.
Stephanie holds a BS degree from Florida State University, with a concentration in graphic design and photography. Stephanie also hold certificates pertaining to marketing and social media.
Stephanie expertise includes: Mac/PC Platforms, Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Flash, Acrobat), QuarkXPress, WordPress, HTML, CSS, PHP, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), and Various Social Media Platforms.
When she’s not working at her computer, Stephanie enjoys spending quality family time with her family enjoying all of Cape Cod and its beauty. She enjoys watching the Red Sox and Florida State Football. She is a member of ABWA, Cape Cod Chamber and CCYP. Stephanie also spends time doing charitable work for organizations like the local PTO’s, Big Brother Big Sisiter, along with other local non-profit organizations.