Alyson Cardenas

👋 Hey, I’m Alyson. 

I’m a designer based in New York City. 

I’m currently working as a product designer at Axios, building and maintaining products and design systems. Previously at Hearst, Brooklyn Academy of Music. 

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Axios: Design systems
Featured work

Project overview

Design systems
Design operations
Web, Mobile app

Axios is a news website with a mission of efficient news worthy of user’s time, attention and trust. They cover local news, politics, health, media and more.

This work covers building and ongoing maintenance of design systems at Axios.  

The challenge

How might we foster a positive and efficient design experience for new and existing designers on the team?   


Fostering a positive and efficient design experience for all teammates through ongoing maintenance and continuing modernization of our design tools.