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April 2008 - to date   BBC Future Media and Technology, Wales - Cardiff
   

Design Team Lead

April 2007 - April 2008   BBC Future Media and Technology, Wales - Cardiff
   

Senior Designer

November 2003 - April 2007   BBC Wales - New Media, Education & Learning - Cardiff
   

Senior Designer

May 2002 - November 2003   Simon Rooney Graphic Design - Cardiff, South Wales
   

Freelance New Media Designer

January 1998 – March 2002   Imaginet Limited - Cardiff, South Wales
   

Senior New Media Designer

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Conceptual design, art direction and production of commercial web sites, on-line presentations and audio-visual promotions.
Liasing and discussing project requirements with the client, suppliers and other third party organisations.
Providing technical specifications for projects requiring dynamically generated content through on-line database development.
Co-ordinating and supervising the overall design production within in-house design and technical teams.

> work examples: website | motion

 

June 1997 – December 1997   Empire Interactive Limited - Oxfordshire, England
   

Senior Multimedia Graphic Designer

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Conceptual design, art direction and production of in-game navigation systems and animations for a golf cd-rom simulation called ‘The Golf Pro’.
Design of early prototype versions for web-site promotions.

> more info: game

 

April 1997 – June 1997   TVML Limited - Oxfordshire, England
   

Freelance Graphic Design Consultant

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Conceptual design, art direction and production of graphic-user-interfaces and presentations for the TVML Internet Games Channel.

 

June 1994 – March 1997   Andromeda Interactive Limited - Oxfordshire, England
   

Senior Multimedia Graphic Designer

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Conceptual design, art direction and production of user interfaces, 2D & 3D graphics, animations and web-sites for in-house multimedia CD Rom encyclopedias.
Actively involved in promoting new product designs
Co-ordinating and supervising the overall design production.

> work examples: cd rom

 

September 1992 – May 1994   Xebec Multimedia Solutions - Gloucestershire, England
   

Multimedia Graphic Designer

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Graphic Design and creation of illustrative content for CD-Rom Business Training Software.

 

May 1992 – Aug 1992   Marketplace Design Partnership - Oxfordshire, England
   

Freelance Graphic Designer

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Print based graphic design for packaging, signage, book, brochure & corporate identity.

 

Oct 1991 – Mar 1992  

Siriol Animation Productions - Cardiff, South Wales

   

Freelance Graphic Designer / Video Editor

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Actively involved in the animated production and promotion of Under Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas for the BBC.

> more info: broadcast

   

 

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