Jul 2010 - Present (11 years 10 months)
I launched my own design consultancy. I provide Design, CGI, and visualization and have produced creative for clients all around the world.
Brands: Google, Cisco, Pernod Ricard, Mars, GSK, Rolls-Royce Motorcars, JLR, British Gas, Diageo (Smirnoff), P&G (Oral-B, Febreze, Olay), Premier Foods, Heinz, Coca-Cola, BAT (Dunhill), Heineken, Walmart, Omavale, Statoil, NXP, Warner Bros Games, SanDisk, Saatchi & Saatchi X, Carat, Catapult Marketing, Bodybuilding.com, and Screenvision.
Head of Design / Group Head
London, United Kingdom
Sep 2008 - Jul 2010 (1 year 10 months)
I managed the design team in the London office. I provided 2D, 3D, video and industrial design expertise to our global clients.
Brands: P&G (Ariel, Pampers, Wella, Oral-B, Head & Shoulders), Samsung, Cadbury, Diageo (Guinness, Smirnoff, World Duty Free), Foster & Partners, Aldar and Ella's Kitchen.
Associate Creative Director
Feb 2005 - Aug 2008 (3 years 6 months)
I led the 3D/New Media team in North America and across the worldwide network of offices providing 2D, 3D, video, animations, industrial, exhibition & interior design expertise to our teams. I presented internally across all levels of leadership, staff and clients. I was also involved in staff training and gave lectures and hands-on classes.
Brands: P&G (Tide, Crest, Downy, Pantene, Olay, Herbal Essences, Swiffer, Febreze), Wal-Mart, Sam’s Club, Novartis, AmEx, Frito-Lay, Disney & Pixar.
Sep 2003 - Feb 2008 (4 years 5 months)
I ran my own product design company with clients in the USA, Europe, India & China. Responsibilities included, providing concepts, industrial design, project & account management and leading a team of freelance designers across the USA and Europe. Clients: King of Fans, Daisy, Fiskars Brands, Crayola, Standard Snacks Romania, Magppie India, Polo Ralph Lauren, Goodbaby, Rubbermaid and Shell.
Art Director / Designer
May 2004 - Feb 2005 (9 months)
I worked as an Art Director/Designer across the North American offices on multiple businesses. Areas of responsibility include, providing creative and structural designs for clients, art direction and project management. Brands: Wal-Mart, Shell, Kraft, TopFlite, Callaway, Playtex, Clorox, Daisy, Saatchi & Saatchi X, P&G.
Jun 2002 - Mar 2004 (1 year 9 months)
I created innovative concepts, logo’s, campaigns, 3D visualizations, structural design for POP and mechanical art.
I managed and trained staff, presented to clients, and was responsible for the delivery of projects on time and to budget.
Brands: Wal-Mart, Levi’s Strauss Signature, Kraft, Nabisco, 3M, Disney, Ocean Spray, Bristol Myers-Squibb, Timex and
A9 Media Group
Apr 2001 - Jun 2002 (1 year 2 months)
Freelance work as Creative Director for website, merchandise and other related projects. Clients: V2 Records, Backstreet International.
Group Marketing Executive
Porsche Cars GB
Calcot, United Kingdom
Apr 2000 - Apr 2001 (1 year)
I worked as Group Marketing Assistant for Porsche GB, working alongside the Group Marketing Director. I worked on campaigns,the internal magazine, organizing functions and PR with owners of the marque.
Digital Designer / Cartographer
European Map Graphics
Finchampstead, United Kingdom
Jan 1998 - Jun 1998 (5 months)
I worked in AutoCAD, Microstation, Photoshop, Illustrator and Quark to produce maps in various digital CAD formats.
Projects I worked on included The Readers Digest Map of Germany and the London A-Z.