My professional experience: I graduated from a Multimedia Design course at RMIT in 2006 and since then, I've worked as a freelancer and as an employee in the corporate sector. My strengh: my practical mathematical mind in problems solving and creativeness at the same time. Focus: relentless self-improvement in all areas of my life.
May 2014- Present
New City Ceramics Brand Development Manager ● Managed, executed and designed all the creative communication aspect of the company. For Example, I created: the website for pedestalsystem.com.au, landing pages for individual product promotions, send out email blasts, created digital and print forms, reports brochures and signs for the different subsidiary companies, created large format prints and YouTube videos from start to finish. I also organised social media posts on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. ● Liaised with various internal stakeholders to create presentations slides, organise prints and generated company exposure in magazines and websites. ● Designed and organised the installation of their physical stores front signage in Melbourne, Perth and the Sunshine Coast.
October 2011- April 2014
Digitaldecorator.com.au Senior Digital Designer ● Started and managed a full-service design in house studio of 3 designers for the world’s best home visualisation web based software. ● Created the style and feel of the company on both print and digital mediums, quality control the interactive images in the visualiser and collaborate with the developer to test and improve the visualiser. ● Created and Copywriting the online manual. ● Trained staff for the design and the CMS of the system. ● Problem solving all-rounder – design and technical issues.
January 2011- October 2011
eTranslate.com.au Project Manager & Desktop Publisher ● Project managed up to 15 multi languages translation projects at a time for high profile clients such as the Australian Government, city councils in Melbourne and Sydney, Australian Universities and advertising agencies. ● Delivered the projects on time and under tight schedules, liaised with clients, translators and proof readers and managed the cost budget for each project. ● Developed email marketing collaterals and landing pages, desktop published magazines, books, brochures, billboard posters, websites, flash banners and video.
July 2010- January 2011 Sirius Relations PTY LTD Multimedia Designer ● Managed, created and delivered the creative needs of clients ranging from organizing and coordinating photography sessions, creating and editing viral videos, designing websites and landing pages, designing marketing collaterals, menu, business cards and voucher cards. ● Liaised with clients and international collaborators for the concept design and development of promotional landing pages.
February 2006 - July 2010
Freelance Multimedia Designer ● Client: If Telecom Collaborated with the marketing manager to design marketing collaterals and liaised directly with the printer to facilitate the company’s task to meet tight deadlines. ● Client: Australian Centre of Performing Art Designed and developed the feel, the style, and the UI of their website. Attended several meetings along with the director and the representative of the Kangan Institute to assure the proper standard of the website for the new accredited course they were offering. ● Client: Oxygen Urban Retreat Responsible for their creative branding needs including logo and colour. ● Client: Glein Eira Adult learning Centre Created the logo for the Glen Eira adult learning center. ● Client: Palmera Projects Collaborated with the copywriter/ SEO professional and ASP.NET developer to produce the “Human Race” fundraising website. ● Client: Matt Broughton Designed several concepts for print materials such as book cover, annual reports, and brochures for the well-known freelance graphic designer, Matt Broughton. ● Client: Type 1 diabetes association Australia Created and developed an online brochure that was distributed by email for their scientific research newsletter. ● Client: Lions Club International Created several magazine layout design, posters, flyers and videos for several projects. ● Client: B world event management company Created posters, business card, landing pages and branding videos for their events. Designed corporate invitations for prestigious events such as the launching of billboard advertising in Mauritius and the press conference a few other organizations and assisted with the printing process. ● Client: Kalisto Production House. Worked in collaboration with the nationally advertising company “Kalisto” to create and edit advertisements and shows broadcasted on Mauritian national TV.
TECHNICAL SKILLS DESIGN & PHOTOGRAPHY: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Fireworks, Capture Pro WEB DESIGN: Adobe Dreamweaver, Flash, HTML, CSS, XML. WIREFRAME: Balsamiq. CMS: WordPress, Joomla. DIGITAL CAMPAIGN: Google Analytics, Google webmaster tools, Visual Website Optimiser, Mail Chimp, Vimeo, Hootsuit. VIDEO: After Effects, Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Sony Vegas. AUDIO: Logic Pro, Pro tools, Adobe Audition. Miscellaneous: Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Dropbox, Cam Studio, Google Sketch Up, Maya. IN LEARNING PROGRESS: Online Marketing
EDUCATION Advance Diploma in Multimedia Design [RMIT 2006] – Course included: Digital Media Design, Advertising Design and Strategy, Motion Graphics, Stop Motion Animation, 2D Animation, 3D modelling, Website Creation, Digital Video Recording and Editing, Game Design and Development, Audio Media, and Communication Design for Electronic Media.
Certificate 4 in Apply Design [RMIT 2004] - Course included: Typography, Communication Design, Graphic Art and Design, Advertising, Magazine Layout Design, Creative Thinking.
Diploma in Technical Sound Production [RMIT 2008] - Course included: Recording, Mixing, Live Production of Music, Post-Production, Mastering, Radio Advertising Production, Sound for Film, Television and Online/Multimedia productions.