Web and UX Designer in Los Angeles

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Chris Manik Creative (CMC) is a Los Angeles-based design practice that takes the creative road less traveled to make clients stand out. We elevate the user experience by evoking emotion through awesome visual design and superior functionality. CMC works ethically and efficiently to find the best design solutions for professionals, entrepreneurs, and brands.

Chris was born and raised in New York City where he quickly learned that in order to stand out you have to be yourself. Ultimately this is the same principle that guides both web and UX design at CMC. Chris describes himself as curious, confident, and a life-long learner. As a former globe-trotting musician, who played in 38 countries as a DJ/Artist, Chris has achieved results and creative success. Now residing in sunny Los Angeles, he combines his education in UX/UI design and self-taught web design skills, to give clients meaningful and beautiful websites.

Outside of designing, Chris enjoys spending time at home, hiking, reading and cooking.


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UX Design Certification, Google, 2022
Graphic Design Specialization, CalArts, 2021
Artful Design: How We Shape Technology, Stanford Continuing, 2021
Information Design, UCSD, 2021
Input & Interaction, UCSD, 2021
Human Centered Design, UCSD, 2021
UI/UX Design Specialization, CalArts, 2020
Adobe XD Essentials Certification, Udemy, 2020
B.A, Music Business, SUNY Oneonta, 2007


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Web Design
Webflow Development
UX Design
UI Design
UX Research
Usability study

Graphic Design
Visual Design
Artful Design
Adobe XD
Adobe CC

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