I am Marilyn O'Sullivan, the nut behind Acorn Designs. But don’t let that fool you. I have a strong work ethic and a serious side. I am creative, empathetic, and smart. I have held a variety of jobs in the past that give me a unique perspective on many facets of the business world, and life in general. Wherever I have worked, I’ve always ended up working on some type of design or computer-related projects.

You can download a pdf copy of my resume here.

Skills Summary

Hard Skills

  • Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office
  • Artistic and Graphic-Design
  • Illustration and image manipulation.
  • Amateur photographer.

Soft Skills

  • Project management skills – research, planning, implementing programs, projects, and public relations events
  • Leadership and collaborative qualities.
  • Customer’s issues resolutions
  • Strong communication, interaction and relationship-building skills.

Honors and Awards

  • Achieved Dean’s status 4 years.
  • Member Kappa Beta Delta International Honor Society.

Professional Background

  • Created publicity materials for several non- profit groups.
  • Managed ten or more employees.
  • Created training and marketing materials.
  • Created artistic displays using dead insects.
  • Worked with the public for many years.
  • Published on The Marketing Scene.


  • American InterContinental University 2014 Bachelor of Fine Arts Visual Communication Concentration: Web Design and Development. Summa Cum Laude.
  • American InterContinental University 2012 Associate of Arts Business Administration Concentration: Visual Communication with Honors.