About Me

Sal Bolaños is creative director with a background in UX design and strategy. At Mirum Agency Chicago, he is tasked with developing user experience ideas and bringing them to life for the agency’s diverse client portfolio and internal business goals.

For ten years, Sal has lent his expertise in UX strategy, creative direction and marketing to businesses across North America, working with companies like Lettuce Entertainment, LifeTime Fitness, Wilson Sporting Goods, Beam Suntory, Ciudad de Hidalgo, LEGO, Crock-Pot and Unilever.

In his downtime, Sal loves drinking red wine with his wife and friends, rooting for his beloved hometown Chicago teams the White Sox and the Bulls, and staying in shape so he can keep eating sweets every night. 🙂

2018 – JWT High Potential award ’18 (only 50 selected RECIPIENTS from over 12,000 employees)
2017 – Shopper Marketing EFFIE Award – OMNI-CHANNEL SHOPPER EXPERIENCE (Silver)
Mirum: (Digital ACD) – “Unilever Hellmann’s “Strangewich Challenge””
2016 – Shopper Marketing EFFIE Award – SHOPPER EXPERIENCE (Gold)
LunchBox: (Digital Art director) – “CVS Love Your Skin Platform”
2016 – Shopper Marketing EFFIE Award – MANUFACTURER SHOPPER SOLUTION (Bronze)
LunchBox: ACD (Art) – “Publix Best Meals Happen At Home Platform”
2015 – HBA Vendor of the Year
LunchBox: ACD (Art) – “Dollar General” All Access Beauty Hub” –
2011 – Top Designers of 2011
The Creative Group

Finally… I use to play baseball alotttt both in college and after so I tend to be highly energetic and motivated throughout the day!

You can also catch me at Bingemagazine.com as the co-founder and creative contributor. Last but not least, I am a active volunteer for my two GREAT non for profit organizations back in my hometown of East Chicago, Indiana!


To see a resume please email Sal directly at sb@salbolanosdesign.com