Graphic design and art direction for multi-media visual communications, including brand identities & logos, web & mobile, packaging, in-store POP & signage and print advertising. Experienced in presentation, management, delegation, pre-press, pre-launch and on-press supervision. Expert knowledge of Illustrator & Photoshop, and inDesign. Excellent knowledge of Sketch, Squarespace. Working knowledge of After Effects.
09/2011 - Present Freelance Design Designer
Daggerwing Health ( launch of Keytruda & Zontivity for Merck)
Merkley + Partners (Mercedes Cars, O'Charley's, Zonnic, Pro-Air).
Cline Davis Mann ( MedImmune, Alcon/ Novartis).
P4 Strategy Group (Bristol-Myers Squibb, John Theurer Cancer Center).
HAVAS: Adrenaline (Sensimist, Flonase) Tonic (Anoro, Frenches)
02/2008 - 09/2011
Design Director RAPP, New York
Mercedes Cars, Merck, GSK & COTY.
Website, facebook, app & branding design for myalli.com, halleberryfragrances.com , newyorkcolor.com 11/2006 -
02/2008 Freelance Graphic Designer
EURO RSCG (Charles Swabb, Verizon, Hyatt & New Business),
Merkley & Partners (Arby’s & Ferrero Rocher) ,
Siegel + Gale (American Express & the Environmental Defence Fund) and
6/2005 - 11/2006
Associate Design Director Merkley & Partners, iD group, New York
Arby’s, Mercedes Cars, Tic-Tac, Ferrero Rocher and Lipitor.
1/2005 - 6/2005
Freelance Graphic Designer Merkley & Partners, New York
Mercedes Cars and Arby’s.
8/2001 - 1/2005
Freelance Graphic Designer
Clients included: Assouline Inc, Bar-None records, Canyon Ranch, EURO RSCG Worldwide (Intel, Volvo), Merkley & Partners (BMW motorcycles, BMG, Starwood), The Mixx (Showtime, Percardia), Public Interest Media Group (LCV, NPR), The Romann Group (Benihana, AOL/Delta, Merrill lynch), Saatchi & Saatchi Healthcare (Everydaykidz/ AstraZeneca) and Ziccardi Partners Frierson Mee Inc. (ABT, Bravo, Radio City Entertainment, J. Lo Lingerie, Readers Digest).
Senior Graphic Designer Fuel North America, New York
Clients included: Volvo cars of North America, Worldcom, International Paper, Evian, Euro RSCG Worldwide and Nasdaq. 1/1996 -1/2000 Senior Graphic Designer Messner Vetere Berger McNamee Schmetterer / Euro RSCG, New York Clients included: Euro RSCG worldwide, MVBMS (credentials and www.mvbms.com), MCI, Philips, Dunkin Donuts, Club Med, Stouffers and Dr. Scholls.
11/1994 - 9/1995 Graphic Designer Index Creative Communications, Dublin, Ireland
Clients included: Néstle Europe, Kilkenny Beer, Depfa Bank, Érin Foods, ICI Dulux and Guinness.
10/1992 - 9/1994 Graphic Designer Dimension, Dublin, Ireland
Clients included: Allied Irish Banks, Telecom Eireann, Green Isle Foods and Waterford Crystal.
1989-1992 School of Art and Design, Letterkenny RTC, Co. Donegal, Ireland.
Degree in Visual Communications & Graphic Design