An accomplished designer with a great foresight and an eye for detail. Has been in the business of designing dreams for the last 17 years. With an in-depth knowledge of graphic design tools and pre–press technology along with a flare for designing off-line and on-line streams, i possess strong willingness to learn, I have an artistic eye to communicate. With an objective of Creative Graphic designing for various streams of media.
Art Director, India
With an objective of Creative Graphic designing for various streams of off-line and on-line media. Capable of handling print media graphics.
Major Strengths: Digital Imaging, Layouts, Typography and Colors. Expertise in Publications, Corporate Brochures, Marketing Collaterals.
August 06 till date
TIMES OF INDIA
Deputy Graphic Editor
ZENITH INFOTECH LIMITED
TATA INFOMEDIA LIMITED
Graphic Designer and Print Co-ordinator
Junior Graphic Designer
TIMES OF INDIA (TOI)
As the Deputy Graphic Editor of Times NIE (a publication of TOI)
Creating Visual Concepts for the different sections in the newspaper in tandem with the Art n Design team. Grooming and Mentoring new designers and co-ordination with the pre-press and print production dept.
ZENITH INFOTECH LTD
As the Art Director in the MARCOMM dept.
Coordination with the overseas clients acquiring their inputs and requirements of the creatives.
Visual Concepts for Marketing collaterals.
TATA INFOMEDIA LIMITED
As a Senior Designer, was responsible for conceptualizing, designing, print co-ordination of various annual reports, corporate brochures for esteemed clients like State Bank of India, Tata Electric Ltd, Exim Bank, Tata Finance, Parke-Davis, Pfizer Ltd., Emerck, IDBI Bank, Bank of Baroda, Gulf India, Castrol India, Fulford Ltd., The Indian Navy (Maritime Society), Tata Iron & Steel Ltd. etc.
Was then promoted to the Publications Division of Tata Infomedia Ltd. to head the creative team of a monthly publication called ‘AV MAX’ which is based on latest hi-fi audio, video products.
As a Designer, reported to the Art Director: Was responsible for concept building, designing various product promotion materials, brochures, and newsletters. Was also actively involved in creating designs for stalls and backdrops used in seminars and exhibitions for Cipla worldwide.
As a Jr Graphic Designer, reported to the Senior Designer. Was responsible for designing the press ads for Urja’s clients. Some of them were Business India, Aristocrat and Kone Elevators.
Bachelor of Commerce from Mumbai University in 1994
Diploma in COMPUTER ARTS and PREPRESS TECHNOLOGY from Edit Computer Institute, Mumbai
Diploma in PHOTOGRAPHY BASICS from S.N.A.P., Mumbai
SOFTWARE PACKAGES KNOWN
Quarkxpress, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator & Pagemaker, Coreldraw, Freehand, Fractal Painter (Windows & Mac), Adobe Framemaker.
Music, Photography, Travelling, Cricket