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Stella Guan is an award-winning multidisciplinary designer, educator, speaker, content creator, and entrepreneur.

Stella Guan is an award-winning multidisciplinary designer, educator, speaker, content creator, and entrepreneur.

After a decade of a successful career as a designer working with Fortune 500 companies, Stella took an entrepreneurial path and founded Path Unbound, a UI/UX design school providing comprehensive educational programs for people who want to make design a career.

As a speaker, Stella hosts unique experiential workshops around the world that help people find their career and business directions through collaborative personal brand-building, storytelling and niche-finding exercises, all in one evening. She has been invited to speak at international conferences on topics like bootstrap startup building and career development as a designer.

As an educator, she has worked as an adjunct faculty member at Fashion Institute of Technology and New York College of Technology and Lead Visual Design Instructor at General Assembly.

Stella is a multilingual immigrant to the United States originally from China since age 18. After spending a decade in New York and a few years in Los Angeles, she is now a digital nomad with a home base in Los Angeles while frequently traveling between the US, Europe, and Asia. As a content creator, Stella is building a growing following sharing her life hacks and travel experience from a personal growth lens as a globe-trotting digital nomad.

A’ Design Award, 2018

American Web Design Award by GDUSA, 2018

CSS Design Awards, 2018

Summit Creative Awards, 2018

Davey Awards, 2018

W3 Awards, 2018

Awwwards, 2021

Communicator Awards, 2018

Creativity International Awards, 2018

CSS Design Awards, 2018

A’ Design Award, 2018

W3 Award, 2018

MediaPost OMMA Awards, 2018

Stevie Awards, 2018

WebAward, 2018

C2A Award, 2019, 2020

iFundWomen Pitch Competition, 2022

Registered Graphic Designer Annual
In-House Conference, 2019

National Association of Asian American Professionals Leadership Convention, 2019

How Design Live, 2020

Web Directions Summit, 2022

Academy of Interactive & Visual Arts

International Association of Designers

A’ Design Award Exhibition, 2018

La Salle University Christian Brother’s Full Tuition Scholarship, 2008-2012

James Guo Scholarship, 2008-2012

Korea University Academic
Excellence Scholarship, 2011

CUPRAP Internship Scholarship for Students of Color, 2012

La Salle University International
Student Award, 2012


Awards & Honors


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Press Coverage

May 23, 2024
I was interviewed by CBS News Los Angeles about my digital nomad journey.



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