Nikos Rutkowski

Visual Merchandiser & Creative Hand


Nikos is a regionally noted and award winning artist, known for his abstract paintings and special effects sculpting. A creative jack-of-all-trades (and master of many), Nikos can go from designing and fabricating fixtures, to drafting renderings of design concepts, to setting up events and floor sets.


Career Highlights:

  • Visual Merchandising
  • Event Merchandising
  • Window Design & Installation
  • Fixture Design & Fabrication


Visual Merchandiser & Creative Hand at ZenGenius, Inc.

  • Provide creative & visual support to brands like Victoria’s Secret, Bath & Body Works and Lane Bryant.
  • Direct support to ZenGenius with event merchandising and installations.
  • In house fixture fabricator and prototyper.

Operations Manager & Creative Director at Unit 70 Studios

  • Oversaw daily and long-term operations, supervised and directed employees and maintained quality control.
  • Designer and sculptor of props for Halloween and Christmas displays.