John Morrison is a freelance product manager, photographer, printmaker, and experience designer. He holds a BFA in Communications Design from the Pratt Institute.
In 2013 John joined ActiveCampaign as employee number 10, eventually becoming its first product manager. During his time there John worked on all areas of the company’s business and helped in the conceptualization, design, and testing of the company’s automation builder which disrupted an industry and has been broadly copied since.
Additionally, in his time at ActiveCampaign he was instrumental in defining the company’s voice and brand guidelines, owned and maintained the localization of the platform into 13 different languages, helped reimagine its email marketing suite of features, revamped its sales reporting, and oversaw the design and creation of the company’s first mobile applications for iOS and Android.
John serves as President of the Board and principal graphic designer for Midsommer Flight, a not for profit theatre company dedicated to making the work of William Shakespeare available throughout Chicago’s neighborhoods, and is an 18 Coffees Community Partner.
As a freelancer his clients have included: The Chicago Tribune, Mercedes Benz, Apple, Global Delight, Sprout Social, Digital Bootcamp, .Net Magazine, An Event Apart, Happy Cog Studios, MyWifi Networks, and others.
He can generally be found to co-working around Chicago’s network of cafes or in the print studio working on his next design.
For all inquires, he can be reached via email: john [at] subism [dot] com. Work samples are available on request.