Career History

2010 – present

Freelance UX/Visual Designer

  • Sage Software
  • TuGo
  • Best Buy Canada / Future Shop
  • Cheers Bar & Grill
  • VRC Fitness
  • Autobox Media
  • Kinetix Digital
  • StudioTHINK
  • 612 Creative

2005 – 2010

Full-time User Experience Director at TuGo

2000 – 2005

Freelance UX/Visual Designer

  • Siberra Corp
  • Best Buy Canada / Future Shop
  • Kinetix Digital

1999 – 2000

Full-time Sr Web Designer at IMEDIAT Digital /


  • Able to provide UX documentation in the form of workflows, wireframes, interactive prototypes, pattern libraries and style guides
  • Creative problem solver with expert design skills and deep knowledge of usability
  • Proven track record with over 18 years of successful projects
  • Comfortable meeting with project stakeholders and conducting presentations
  • Proficient with hand-coding HTML & CSS
  • Experience with planning and estimating projects, and interpreting stakeholder goals
  • Able to work unsupervised and collaboratively


  • Visual Design: Adobe products such as Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • UX Design: Axure primarily, and can manage with other similar software as needed
  • Coding: Sublime Text, Dreamweaver, etc.
  • CMS, Frameworks, etc: Wordpress, Drupal, Magento, jQuery, Sass/Less, etc.
  • Collaboration: Slack, Invision, VersionOne
  • Can easily and quickly get up-to-speed with any commonly used tools

Marc Desbiens is a designer working in and around the Vancouver area.