Kristian Olson Art & Design LLC

Presentations. Refined.

Stop struggling with ugly, confusing slides. Partner with KO/AD to bring clarity to complexity, tell compelling stories and feel confident at every presentation.

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Presentation Design Services

Whether you are selling, persuading, pitching or informing, we can help you get your message across and keep your audience's attention.

Look & Feel

No more clunky slides! A well designed presentation can make a huge difference in how your message is perceived. We'll help you get it right.

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Producing an entire deck can feel like a tedious waste of time. We'll do all the heavy lifting so you can concentrate on other priorities.

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Confusion is a headache. Let us help you articulate your big idea, fine-tune your key points, and craft a message your audience will understand. 

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No more long-winded presentations. Work with us and we'll get your slides in tip-top shape with concise, impactful wording.

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Consistently Met Deadlines

“ Kristian's ability to execute creative and clever designs for abstract concepts is a huge asset. These skills paired with an excellent work ethic and consistently met deadlines makes him one of our favorite designers to work with!”

Danielle McGurk, Lead Designer and Karen Walter, Vice Presedent, Extreme Meetings

True Visual Storyteller

“Since we started working with Kristian on the majority of our new business pitch decks and RFP responses, our rate of getting into final pitches has significantly increased. Kristian has the elusive ability to turn complex ideas into simple, visual communications. He's a true visual storyteller.”

Ian Baer, Chief Strategy officer, Rauxa

Reliable, Quick, Intuitive

“Kristian Olson has transformed our presentation/RFP work, strengthening our current client base as well as new business efforts. He is a storyteller at heart and is always reliable, quick, intuitive and responsive.”

Stacie Knable-Crook, Editorial Supervisor, Rauxa

Complete Professional

"Working with Kristian is always a pleasure. We went through multiple content and design iterations for our sales decks. Kristian stuck with us all the way and was a complete professional."

Himalesh Kumar, CEO, Tapdn

Exceeds Expectations

“I can always count on Kristian to quickly come through with work which exceeds expectations. He takes the time to understand exactly what is needed and then delivers that and more. I would recommend him to anyone.”

Casey Moulton, Owner, Kitchen Karate

High Quality Results

“While working with Kristian, he has consistently demonstrated a strong work ethic and a dedication to his craft. His efforts have produced high quality results time and time again.”

Louisa St. Pierre, Executive Agent, Bernstien & Andriulli

Professional and Proactive

“We have worked with Kristian for over 15 years and he has never let us down. He is always professional and proactive, figuring out what needs to be done and doing it.”

Chet cooper, CEO, Ability Magazine


With over 20 years of experience in visual communication, KO/AD is exclusively focused on creating high-quality presentations for multiple industries. We are based in Los Angeles, but serve the world.

Our Mission

Most presentations fail to hold audience interest or communicate key points clearly. Our mission is to solve this problem with concise, impactful messaging and thoughtful slide design.

Our Method

Direct collaboration with clients combined with an iterative working process form the basis of all we do. We will help and guide you every step of the way and keep you on track.

Our Clients

We help companies in multiple sectors including, but not limited to: medical, pharmaceutical, finance, technology, marketing, branding, real estate, entertainment, sports and consumer products

Tips, tricks and resources to help you create better presentations, feel more confident and get your message heard! Take a peek at our latest blog posts:

Font Pairings and Hierarchies Support Your Presentation's Message

Font pairings are an important part of your presentation. With so many options, it can seem overwhelming. To better understand font pairings, we're sharing some insights on how they support your message.

How to Tell Better Stories in Healthcare Presentations

Healthcare presentations are often full of lots of data, which can be overwhelming. To make your presentation more engaging, find the story in your data. Check out our post to learn how.

6 Ways to Structure Your Presentation to Keep Audiences Engaged

Not sure how to structure your presentation so that your audience gets your message? Check out these six ways to structure your presentation to keep audiences engaged.

Three Simple Ideas for Presentation Visuals

Creating compelling visuals for your presentations isn't impossible! You can inform or persuade in presentations, and the right visuals will help.

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