Klemen Selakovic // UX & UI designer
Award winning UI/UX Designer, Visual Designer & Creative
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About

 

Klemen Selakovic is an award-winning freelance UI/UX Designer working from ☕ coffee shops all around the world.

Klemen worked and consulted for many international brands all the way from San Francisco, USA to Beijing, China.

His roots are deeply embedded into the field of advertising and creativity that positively impacts the world.

He was named 2x as a Young Creative of the Year at the national advertising festival (2013 & 2015), he won the Websi Award in 2014 & 2016 and the gold Diggit Award in 2014. He represented his nation at Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity for two nonconsecutive years, which resulted in Media Marketing magazine naming him as one of 55 young leaders in advertising in the wider Balkan region.

He founded a side project called "Your CV Project" to help young job-seekers take a confident first step towards securing their first job. The service is completely free of charge (non-profit, for-purpose) and available to anyone showing a genuine interest in building a meaningful career. Klemen strives to inspire youth to set off the career they have always dreamed of having.

Currently freelancing as a graphic designer and UX specialist somewhere in Asia. “Somewhere” because trends in the IT industry have evolved to the point where he is able to move his office to another part of the continent anytime he wants.

 
 
 

Experience

  • 2017 - currently | Toptal (Palo Alto, CA): Freelance UX & UI Designer
  • 2016 - currently | EventBank (Beijing, China): UX / UI Design Consultant
  • 2015 - currently | Freelance: UX / UI Designer & Digital marketing consultant
  • 2015 - 2016 | Reciprocity Inc. (San Francisco, USA): UX / UI Designer & Product Manager
  • 2014 - 2015 | SSDMS: President
  • 2013 - 2015 | Fanfara: Lead of digital communication
  • 2013 - 2015 | Parsek d.o.o. (Ljubljana, Slovenia): UX / UI Designer & Digital marketing consultant
  • 2012 - 2013 | Parsek d.o.o. (Ljubljana, Slovenia): Project Manager
  • 2011 - 2015 | SSDMS: Active Member

 

Making My Mom Proud

(Awards)

  • Best Concept & Best Design, ICONOMI Blockchain Hackathon 2017
  • Young Creative of the Year, Slovenian Advertising Festival, 2015
  • Young Creative of the Year, Slovenian Advertising Festival, 2013
  • Young Creatives - Special Mention, Integrated category, Eurobest 2017
  • 55 Young Leaders in Advertising, Media Marketing, 2015
  • Gold Award, DIGGIT, 2014
  • Grand Prix, Non-profit category, Websi, 2016
  • Grand Prix,Non-profit category, Websi, 2014
 
 
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Partial Client List

Adriatic Slovenica
AirBnB
Generali
Google
Gorenje
HubSpot
Krka
L'Oréal
La Roche-Posay
Mondial Travel
Peugeot

Reciprocity
Sensodyne
Simobil
Sixt
SpaceX
Telekom Slovenije
Uber
Vichy

 
 
 

"One of my biggest passions is to make complex things simple and at the same time inspire people to achieve personal dreams regardless of their starting position in life."

 
 
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"All-time heroes that I admire and regularly follow are: Sam Harris, Lewis Howes, Richard Dawkins, Carl Sagan, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Elon Musk, Tony Robbins, Simon Sinek, Gary Vaynerchuk and Adam Braun."

 
 

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