I create and design engaging brand, print and web experiences that help your business to grow.
Work Experience

Lead Graphic/Web Designer, Marketindex Ltd, Blackpool March 2007 - Present

  • Worked with high-profile clients with established brand identities and guidelines
  • Responsible for the creative development and production of print and multimedia projects
  • Added value through innovative work for print, web design, and e-marketing projects
  • Close collaboration with Marketing and Account Managers to identify client requirements
  • Overseeing and managing junior designers, providing mentorship and guidance
  • Representing the design department at management level, contributing to key decisions and strategy
  • Presenting concepts and recommendations directly to clients, presenting a clear and articulate vision for projects
  • Continuously seeking out new design techniques and technologies to stay ahead of industry trends and developments

Freelance Graphic/Web Designer, Rocplas, Blackburn March 2007 - March 2008

  • Worked as an in-house designer, providing a full range of design services to the company
  • Developed artwork and layout for print and digital marketing collateral, including brochures, flyers, and posters
  • Worked on the creation and development of brand corporate identity, including logos, color palettes, and typography
  • Designed and produced catalogues and websites, ensuring a consistent brand identity across all materials
  • Worked closely with the Marketing and Sales teams to understand the target audience and design materials that would effectively engage with them

Graphic Designer, Print Inspiration, Blackburn October 2005 - March 2007

  • Developed and created concepts through to completion of design and marketing projects
  • Worked on a wide range of materials, including catalogues, advertising, direct mail campaigns, re-branding, logo design, and exhibitions
  • Collaborated with clients to understand their needs and design materials that effectively communicated their messages
  • Used strong typography and layout skills to create visually appealing and engaging designs
  • Worked with printers and suppliers to ensure the highest quality output for each project

Graphic Designer, Pama & Co, Manchester October 2000 - October 2005

  • Worked for a leading supplier of mobile accessories, building a solid foundation for design career
  • Part of an in-house design team, collaborating with a variety of departments and stakeholders
  • Developed advertising campaigns, packaging, brochures, POS materials, technical documentation, brand/logo development, and exhibition materials
  • Worked closely with the Marketing and Sales teams to develop sales strategies and understand target audience
  • Designed materials that effectively communicated brand messaging and values
  • Collaborated with printers and suppliers to ensure high-quality output, paying close attention to detail and accuracy
  • Contributed to the growth and success of the company by creating materials that increased brand awareness both in the UK and throughout Europe
HND Multimedia Graphic Design Wigan & Leigh Tech College - Wigan, Lancashire, UK 1997 – 1999 - MERIT
A diverse course encouraging professional design thinking & practices. I worked on a wide array of projects ranging from graphic design and multimedia both independently & as part of a team.
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