Kristen Padilla

Visual Merchandiser


Kristen is a motivated, and highly experienced Visual Merchandiser, with a strong eye for cohesive brand messaging. She is resourceful, reliable, and pays close attention to detail. She brings over 10 years of experience in visual merchandising, with a high level of fashion sense and expertise in both the design and execution of visual concepts. Kristen has a strong sense of urgency and the ability to collaborate and function as a team member. She is enthusiastic to take on your next project!


Career Highlights:

  • Long Island and NYC Visual Training Manager for ANN Inc.’s LOFT Brand
  • Planned and Strategized Visual Concepts for Retail Stores and Trade Show Events
  • Created and Implemented Brand Standards and Guidelines and Floor-set Documents


Visual Merchandiser

ZenGenius, Inc.

Design / Display Specialist


  • Work with clients on creating and executing visual strategies
  • Plan and coordinate visual concepts for trade shows and events
  • Coordinate and design marketing initiatives


Senior Visual Merchandiser

Delta Galil USA, Inc. / Littlemissmatched

  • Directed the visual merchandising strategy for the brand of both retail and wholesale departments
  • Planned and executed the opening of new store fronts and trade shows from concept to completion
  • Designed and executed seasonal floor-sets and store marketing


Visual Manager

Ann Inc. / LOFT

  • Planned and executed store sets for 3 NYC locations
  • Worked with cross functional partners to implement company wide visual strategies
  • Analyzed store reporting and trends in order to make the best merchandising decision per location