Ideas based Creative Director and Art Director with over 15 years experience in advertising, design, digital, social media and animation.
Originally from Northern Ireland, I started my career as a designer/art director and multimedia artist, working with studios and direct clients throughout Ireland in the areas of branding, graphic design, web design, motion graphics, audio-visuals and performance.
I moved to Australia in 2004. Since then I’ve worked as a Creative Director and Art Director, working with a variety of major advertisers and clients in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne.
I’m passionate about my work and the challenge every new brief brings. I love the creative process and collaborating with clients and colleagues to find unique and innovative solutions.
Over the last few years I’ve been fortunate to receive a number of advertising and design awards as well as having work recognised in publications and blogs including Desktop Magazine, Adnews, B&T and Best Ads On TV.
With a knowledge base covering creative direction, art direction, design, digital and social media, I have the experience to deliver solutions to any challenge and the skills to produce highly crafted, award-winning work.
Specialties: creative direction, art direction, design, concept development, integrated campaign development, pitching, client presentation, branding, experiential, technology, UI and UX for app and web design, social media, illustration, wire-framing and prototyping, animation and motion graphics.
Skilled in the use of Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Azure, Proto.IO, After Effects, Final Cut Pro and Cinema 4D. Knowledge and experience of digital tools and frameworks such as Bootstrap and Coda.