Amy Killoran is a collaborative and diversely skilled leader. Using design-thinking, process, empathy, and a diverse range of creative experience to every project.
Her love for project management and collaboration, and her history in fashion communication and corporate/government design, means she is able to bring creative management solutions to many kinds of design and user experience challenges for a wide range of clients.
Her role as Creative Manager involves working with the Marketing department's Creative and Communication Teams; strengthening the customer experience, creating new merchandise and collateral, art directing for the five brands, and working with photographers and videographers around the world. Amy is a part of the management team which has achieved Gold Standard for Deloitte's 50 Best Managed Companies awards, and I Love Travel was named Global Youth Travel Awards 'Best Tour Operator'.
Amy also designs and illustrates for freelance clients such as The Tarragon Theatre, Randolph Academy, as well as doing live drawing for events, and painting portraits. Shop her original illustrations on Etsy.
Amy's past work includes Creative Direction at I Love Travel, a family of travel brands that includes S-Trip!, Campus Vacations, Breakaway Tours, and partners with Unleashed Travel in Australia and Stoke Travel in Spain. Designing for The Ontario Heritage Trust, The Ministry of Education, Qatalyst Magazine (now out of print), and The Printing House. Consulting for Ceremony, Walk Ward's Island, and private clients. She has been quoted on Inc., and her Work + Life series mentioned on the Hey Jules Blog. Amy is now the Product Lead at Groupdesk, where she is driving the product forward and growing the team.