Hello.

I'm Gwen Coyne, a creative strategy manager based in Oakland, California.

At Delta Dental, I lead an in-house brand and creative marketing team.

I work with individuals, teams and clients to solve creative challenges and achieve better business outcomes through planning, strategy and design.

Experience

I have two decades of experience in creative marketing, initially as a designer and currently as the head of creative strategy. My background spans brand management, digital marketing, creative direction, design, strategy, photography, web development and project management. 

I'm always open to new opportunities and collaborations, so please feel free to say hello!


Roles

Head of Creative Strategy
Delta Dental
2019–Present

Manager, Digital Marketing
Delta Dental
2014–2019

Supervisor, Digital Marketing
Delta Dental
2011–2014

Freelance Web/UI Designer
Assimilate, Inc.
2011

Senior Visual Designer
Sun Microsystems

2005–2010

Visual Designer
Tarantella

2001–2005


Clients

Delta Dental

Philips

Toothpic

Amwell

Lendeavor

Dentegra

Sun Microsystems

Assimilate, Inc.

Tarantella

SCO


Education

University of California, Santa Cruz
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Art

Graduated with college honors


Recent Coursework

Adobe Analytics:
Analysis Workspace

General Assembly:
- Google Analytics Bootcamp
- D School Design Thinking

Deque University:
Accessibility Fundamentals

 

Photography

Outside of work in the WWW, I'm an avid photographer and Getty Images contributor. My work has been recognized internationally by such publications as Better Photography India, Burn Magazine, B&W Magazine, CAPA Magazine, Click Magazine, Feature Shoot, Fotopolis, Fotoritim, Glamour Netherlands, Lensculture, Newsweek Japan and Prestel.

I've also developed a little following on Instagram.

⟶ Visit my photography site

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Contact

⟶ Say hello