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Lisa McCoy

Lisa McCoy - Designer

Toronto, ON, Canada

Passionate multi-disciplinary Design Director with 10+ years experience. Lover of fashion, interior design, food, wine & sunshine.


I'm a passionate and driven multi-disciplinary Design Director and Art Director with 10+ years experience in the design, advertising & retail design industry. I have worked for both top-tier national & international brands, as well as boutique brands gaining awards and and attention for my clients. I believe in creating work that is both beautiful and strategic. Do what you love, love what you do. Work hard and be nice to people.

Art Calendars Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Design Fashion & Textiles Home & Garden Travel Weddings
Romance Young Adult & Teen


  • BA Fine Art & Multimedia
  • Diploma Design & Advertising
  • 2017 Design Awards Judge - Applied Arts Magazine


  • Applied Arts - 2015 Category: Environmental/Signage - Series, Michael-Angelo’s Grocery Store
  • A.R.E. (Retail Shop Design Awards) - Gold, 2015 Specialty Food Retailer Häagen-Dazs Shop Hackescher Markt Berlin
  • A.R.E. (Retail Shop Design Awards) - Gold, 2015, Michael-Angelo's Grocery Store
  • ADCC (Advertising & Design Club of Canada) - Silver - 2008 - Editorial Design
  • ADCC (Advertising & Design Club of Canada) - Merit - 2007 - Editorial Design
  • ADCC (Advertising & Design Club of Canada) - Gold - 2007

Work experience

Design Director - Lead

No Fixed Address Inc.
March, 2017 – October, 2017 (7 months)

Design Director

J. Walter Thompson Canada
January, 2016 – March, 2017 (about 1 year)

Co-Creative Director

September, 2014 – January, 2016 (over 1 year)

Design Director

Watt International
July, 2012 – September, 2014 (about 2 years)

Design Director/Sr. Designer - Freelance Ongoing

Karen Lim Design
January, 2012 – Present (about 6 years)

Sr. Designer/Art Director

Blammo Worldwide
November, 2010 – July, 2012 (over 1 year)

Sr. Designer/Art Director

GJP Advertising
February, 2006 – November, 2010 (over 4 years)

Communications Design Specialist

Manulife Financial
April, 2002 – September, 2004 (over 2 years)

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