Gabby Manotoc Design


I'm an award-winning user experience designer based in New York City, working in the tech space. Beyond UX and UI, I have experience in branding and marketing for both print and digital mediums.


Selected Clients: Citi, The Corcoran Group, Encirca, Samsung, Verizon, and Nike.


Outside of work, I'm an avid amateur photographer, grid purist, and crazy dog mom.



UX Designer (Solstice)
November 2016 - Present; New York, NY

Visual Designer (R/GA)
July 2015 – November 2016; New York, NY
Previously Associate Designer until March 2016

Editor-in-Chief (
March 2016 – January 2017; Remote locations
Previously Creative Director from October 2012

Organizer & Designer (TedXNewYorkSalon)
April 2016 – March 2017; New York, NY

Creative Intern (Time Inc., Branded Solutions)
June – August 2014; New York, NY

Lead Visual and UX Designer (Collaborative Learning Center SCAD, Hewlett-Packard)
March – May 2015; Savannah, GA

Secession 2015 Graphic Designer (SCAD Graphic Design Department)
December 2014 – May 2015; Savannah, GA

Graphic Designer (Collaborative Learning Center SCAD, Chick-Fil-A)
September – November 2013; Savannah, GA

Media Design Intern (SCAD eLearning Department)
September – November 2013; Savannah, GA

English Tutor (SCAD Writing Center)
September 2013 – May 2015; Savannah, GA

Instructor, Resident Assistant (Exploration Programs)
January – August 2013;  Wellesley, MA


Merit Award: Design and Brochures, 2015
Graphis New Talent Annual 2015
For Athens Transit Transportation System

SCAD Board of Visitors Scholarship, 2014
For exemplary representation of the university

First: Four-year Literary Magazine, 2014
College Media Assoc., Pinnacle Awards
For Port City Review Issue 02

Second: Best House Ad, 2014
College Media Assoc., Pinnacle Awards
For District recruitment poster

First: Literary Magazine Overall Design;
First: Literary Portfolio Page Design, 2014
Columbia Press Assoc., Golden Circle Awards
For Port City Review Issue 01

Monotype Imaging Scholarship, 2014
For typographic interest and potential

Second: Overall Design of a Magazine, 2014
Student Society of News Design 
For Port City Review Issue 01

Gold: Book Design, 2013
ADDY Awards Savannah
For Port City Review Issue 01

Silver, Bronze: Collateral Materials, 2013
ADDY Awards Savannah   
For two District posters


Student Ambassador, SCAD Admissions
March 2013 – May 2015; Savannah, GA

International Orientation Assistant, SCAD
September 2013 – May 2015; Savannah, GA

President, SCAD Expressions Dance Club
August 2013 – May 2014; Savannah, GA

SCAD Student Leadership Awards, 2014  
Club Officer & Student Media Leader of the Year


BFA Graphic Design, June 2015, Magna Cum Laude
Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD),
Savannah, GA

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