• 5 years of extensive experience in identity, print and packaging design. Developed brand identities, collaterals, packaging designs, retail solutions and web site designs for multinational companies like Unilever, Cadbury CHocolates, Pillsbury, HSBC bank, J.W.Mariott, Renaissance Hotel.
• Effective project manager and team player
Awards & Recognition
• Best Packaging Design Award 2004 : Ayush Range of Ayurvedic Products – an Unilever venture
Ayush Products featured in “Branding Design” book
• Macromedia Flash 2nd Runner up 2004 : Best Web design – www.sidewalksoftheworld.com
Featured on Net diver – an international portal for web designs and interactive media
• Best Student of the year 1998 – Sophia Polytechnic, Mumbai , India
1. Eurostyle Advertising and Design ( San Diego) : September 2006-Present
Currently working as a freelancer for brand Identity, Packaging and Illustrations.
2.Design Sutra: 04-05
Design division of Contract Advertising – an affiliation of J. Walter Thompson network, specializing in identity, print and packaging
Job Title: Senior Designer
Managed and executed various design projects from concept to final production. Coordinated with print production team to ensure client satisfaction
• Developed and supervised packaging, collaterals and promotions for Cadbury chocolates
• Created brand identity for credit cards for HSBC bank
• Created identity and applications for the office complex of Bombay Dyeing – one of India's largest business houses
3.Urban Eye Media: 03-04
A multimedia company focused on creating web design and development
Job Title: Senior Designer
Created web designs for several companies in the entertainment, lifestyle and other industries. Managed and coordinated projects with the technical team to deliver projects on time.
• Designed the intranet for the human resources division of the Aditya Birla Group – one of India’s largest business houses
• Created identity and application for a lifestyle store, including award winning website
4.Design Management & Associates [DMA] Consultants: 00-03
An international brand consultancy (Partners with JDK- Vermont based design house, Design Motive – UK) specializing in packaging, identity and retail solutions.
Job Title: Design Manager
Hired as an intern and then promoted several times into positions of increasing responsibility. As lead designer, worked and managed team on various projects of packaging, identity and retail solutions.
• Created award winning packaging for Unilever
• Designed and managed over 50 projects for companies in the food, consumer goods and technical industry
Proficient in Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Indesign. Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Word. Working knowledge of Dreamweaver and Macromedia Flash
BFA – Sophia Polytechnic, Mumbai – India