Jul 2010 - Present (11 years 3 months)
I launched my own design consultancy with offices in London and Bentonville AR USA. We provide Design, CGI, 3D Printing sevices, and we have produced creative for clients all around the world.
Brands: Pernod Ricard, Mars, GSK, Rolls-Royce Motorcars, JLR, British Gas, Diageo (Smirnoff), P&G (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.