6 years of experience as creative director and design strategist with strong ability to incorporate customer research, data, and business strategy into creative solutions

Managing multidisciplinary teams, in-house and remote, including writers, UX/UI designers, communication designers, production artists, photographers, video artists, and developers

Collaborating closely and communicating effectively with other teams including marketing, sales, product development, tech leads, and senior management

Robust analytical skills to review and analyze financial information, develop and manage budgets and expenditures


Arash Shirinbab is an experienced creative director and interdisciplinary designer with over 12 years of experience working across a variety of creative mediums.

He takes pride in weaving creativity and leadership as a graduate of MBA in Design Strategy (DMBA) from California College of the Arts in San Francisco and serving as Creative Director and Design Strategies for several businesses.

Shirinbab is passionate about excellent design and creative direction that is thoughtful, meaningful, and significant. He has the ability to think strategically and conceptually in driving ideas to execution, determining design specs, solving problems, introducing new strategies and experiences, and fostering change in the context of business development.

He has managed multidisciplinary teams of writers, UI/UX designers, communication designers, production artists, photographers, video artists, and developers; driving concepts from inception to reality that meet user needs and deliver core values of the business.

Shirinbab has been working with numerous companies nationally and overseas. Some of the brands and businesses that he has worked with are:

Merch by Amazon, Redbubble, SEMITA
La Cocina, Sajen Foods, La Luna Cupcakes, Sweet Collection, and Azalina’s Tamales Los Mayas
Silkworm Media, Alliance for California Traditional Arts, Cal Shakes,  Oakland Asian Cultural Center, Berkeley Art Center, Expression Gallery, Calligraphies in Conversation
Hub925 Foundation, Niku Foundation International
Purple Impression
Socrates Publications, GoldenElm Publication
LEPS at UC Davis, Bridge at UC Berkeley

With entrepreneurial mindset, Shirinbab has been founder/co-founder of several startups in the Bay Area and is currently working with two of them, SilkMindsTM, and Multiverse Art Gallery, as Creative Director and Design Strategist.

Seasoned designer with over 12 years of experience in developing engaging and innovative digital and print designs and brands

Excellent understanding of typography, layout, color, and general design principles

Well versed with design and UI tools including Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, In-Design), Sketch, and Balsamiq. Understanding of web design, HTML and CSS

Recipient of Core77 International Design Award in 2012

Industries Shirinbab has worked with

High Tech, e-commerce
Fashion, Creativity, Art
publishing, Entertainment, Advertising
Medical, Pharmaceutical

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