SBEC Mentor: Angela Rubien

Angela Rubien, founder of Rubien Visual Branding Strategies, is a brand consultant and graphic designer with over 25 years of experience. She is a mentor at the UCLA Anderson School of Management and teaches Branding & Identity at Otis, College of Art and Design. Angela has worked as an art director for major advertising agencies and design firms, including Dailey and Mattel. Her experience ranges from designing for large international clients to working with local businesses and startups. Angela holds a Bachelor’s degree in Advertising from Art Center College of Design.


  • Visual brand development
  • Advertising concepts & design
  • Pitch deck consultation & development
  • Web and app design


  • All industries and services
  • New businesses
  • Startup companies