About Us - People

About Us - People

Senior Art Director

Alison DeBenedictis

When it comes to creating an unforgettable visual customer experience, Alison has done it all. With over 15 years of experience driving creative strategy across multiple platforms and industries, Alison leads teams to deliver fully integrated programs in branding, ecommerce, design, advertising and digital marketing. She leads the creative team on several accounts, mentoring designers and providing creative direction to enhance client strategy. Alison began her career at J. Crew and has since led creative teams at Amazon, Condé Nast, and Hearst. While at Condé Nast Media Group, she supported all 22 magazines (including Vogue, Wired and Epicurious) and created custom advertising campaigns for their partners. She also directed the full Men’s Group portfolio at Hearst, including titles such as Car and Driver, Popular Mechanics and Road & Track. Alison received her bachelor of fine arts degree with a focus in illustration from the School of Visual Arts, and she has received the honor of the 2011 Condé Nast Marketer of the Year and the AdAge Media Vanguard Award for Best iPad Production Studio. To nurture her creative soul both inside and outside of the office, Alison sells prints and paintings on Etsy, practices yoga and attends Creative Mornings for inspiration and networking.