Kate Gilman


Kate is an Atlanta native with a BFA in Graphic Design from the University of Georgia. She fell in love with environmental graphic design in 2011 and has a passion for restaurant, retail, and hospitality branded experiences. Kate focuses on clear communication with her clients and teams, and seeks to create memorable experiences through an exploration of new technologies and design strategies. She enjoys storytelling through illustration and design and continually seeks ways to expand her design skills.


Branding & Logo Design
Project Visioning
Conceptual Wayfinding Design
Schematic Design Packages
Specialty / Placemaking Elements
Client and Team Communication
Project Management
Workshop and Stakeholder Presentations
Hand Lettering
Snack Guru


University of Georgia, BFA Graphic Design

Honors, Awards

Cum Laude 2011 (UGA)
ICSC Gold Award 2014




Exhibited graphic work in the Museum of Design Atlanta
Exhibited letterpress work in the Penland School of Crafts Gallery
Exhibited graphic work in the Gwinnett Environmental Heritage Center
SEGD Website Tustin Legacy Monument Project
Urban Wayfinding Planning and Implementation Manual by Sign Research Foundation