Fueled by a love for culture, community and travel, Yen is a graphic designer and creative director with two decades of practice in design and direction at some of Canada's premier branding and design firms including Ove Brand Design, Oxygen Design, Spencer Francey Peters, Parcel Design, J. Walter Thompson and most recently, is principal of her own practice.
Recognized for her ability to distill communications challenges to their essence, realize solutions which are smart and surprising, create impactful design in print or pixel, and a passion to lead design teams to do the same, Yen understands the link between ideas, execution, and business. She also shares her experience by helping guide emerging creatives from various design universities into the great Canadian design landscape.
She has been recognized The Advertising and Design Club of Canada (ADCC), Applied Arts Magazine, AR 100, Canadian Marketing Association, Cannes Lion, Communication Arts, Coupe Magazine, Design@Work (RGD), Unisource NuARs and has served on several design industry juries and panels.
Yen is a member of the Association of Registered Graphic Designers of Ontario.