EXPERIENCE

July 2013

Studio Head

Together Creative


Since July 2013 I have been working for Together Creative as a Studio Head & Senior Finished Artist. The projects are the most varied i've ever worked on from FMCG packaging, radio ads and production of TVC's to print campaign, digital campaigns, prerolls & websites.

June 2010

Freelance

 


From June 2010 to July 2013, I was Freelancing on various projects for companies such as: War Design, Cowan, Energi, SKU Brand Design and Together Creative, along with charity pro-bono work for Mision Mexico.

Nov 2007

Studio Manager/Senior Finished Artist

Energi / SKU Brand Design – FMCG Packaging


Originally employed as a finished artist/retoucher at Energi I then moved to the dedicated Woolworths Private Label department SKU as a Head of Studio/Studio Manager. Reporting to the Managing Director I was responsible for receiving briefs and trafficking all work in and out of the studio, whilst maintaining Energi's high standard.

May 2005

Studio Manager

Havas - Previously EuroRSCG – Advertising, DM


Reporting to the Production Director, my key responsibilities were to manage a team of designers and finished artists, schedule all studio work and keep a balance between making the studio as creative as it could be, whilst keeping it profitable and productive.

April 2003

Senior Finished Artist

Hulsbosch Communications – FMCG, Branding


Working closely with the Creative Director and Art Director I was responsible for creating print ready finished artwork files for their long list of blue chip clients such as Qantas.

Nov 2001

BTL Studio Manager

VCCP London – Advertising


Reporting to the Studio Director, my key responsibilities were receiving all below the line briefs from creative teams & account managers, resourcing and job tracking whilst keeping up with this fast paced agency.

More work history on request

 

SKILLS

Software

Photoshop
Indesign
Illustrator

Acrobat
Dreamweaver

Flash

Premier

After Effects

Cinema 4D

Microsoft Office


Wishlist

More Drawing (yes with a pencil)

 

EDUCATION

 

Post Graduate Design, 1yr to complete
UTS

Multimedia Certificate IV
North Sydney Tafe

Multimedia Diploma
Qantm College

 

Trade Certificate, Graphic Reproduction
School of Graphic Arts