HI, I’M RON JOHNSON.

I make art and design things.

Thanks for the attention—I’ll try to make the most of it.

I’m a hands-on product director with a background in marketing and user experience / visual design. I’m also a husband and father, a fine artist, and passionate creator interested in solving complex and meaningful problems.

I bring value to entrepreneurs and teams as a design and product resource. Let’s make a measurable and positive impact. Let’s make something worthwhile. Let’s make something great!

What can we make together?

Let’s Get Started


 

Summary

Roles / Functions

  • Product design
  • Art direction
  • User experience design / branding
  • Visual design

Work Experience

  • Armor Games (mobile/online games)
  • International Front (design consultancy)
  • IGN Entertainment (video games)
  • Traffic Engine (search marketing)
  • Murad (prestige skincare brand)
  • marchFIRST (design consultancy)

Location

Based in Southern Washington (near Portland, Oregon), I primarily work with teams on the West Coast. Available for partial on-site (LA/OC, SF, PDX, SEA) and full-time remote engagements (with office visits as needed).

Loves and inspiration

Puns and verbal wordplay, pizza, making people laugh, making people pizza, people who love my pizza, thoughtful and challenging conversation, board gaming, amazing clouds, art galleries, waffles, whiskey, and many other things that start with ‘W’.