About me

About me:

I have over 18 years experience in the design and advertising industry working in both Sydney and in London. In that time I have worked on a broad range of work both as a design director, art director and illustrator. I have produced work that has to date won awards at Cannes, OneShow, AGDA, AWARD, Spikes, ADMA, Graphis and I have also designed logos that have featured in Logo Lounge publications.

Some of the brands I have worked on to date include Vodafone, Allianz, Telstra, Volkswagen, McDonald’s, Westpac, Tourism Australia, AV Jennings, Wrigleys, George Western Foods, Arnotts, American Express, Bayer, Nestlé, Clean Up Australia Day, Only About Children Children, Gum Tree and Cancer Council NSW.

I am currently employed as a design director at Cummins and Partners Sydney.

I am a big admirer of Paul Arden, and I have a strong interest in world history and architecture.

Agencies I have worked for:

DDB Sydney: Since 2008
Ogilvy Sydney
OnePartners, Sydney
Chandler Gooding UK, London
JM Enternational, London
BG&A, Sydney

Some of the clients I have worked on:

Volkswagen
McDonald’s
Wrigley
Westpac
Telstra
Cancer Council NSW
Tourism Australia
George Weston Foods
American Express
Nestlé
Purina
Vodafone

Awards:

Graphis Design Awards 2014

  • Silver: Volkswagen ‘60 Years In Australia’ logo
  • Silver: Wrigley Business Cards
  • Silver: Cancer Council NSW ‘Hope’ website

Spikes Asia 2013

  • Gold: PR Category: ‘McDonald’s becomes Maccas’ – Designer
  • Silver: Promo & Activation: ‘McDonald’s becomes Maccas’ – Designer
  • Silver: PR Category: ‘McDonald’s becomes Maccas’ – Designer
  • Silver: Media: ‘McDonald’s becomes Maccas’ – Designer
  • Bronze: Promo & Activation: ‘McDonald’s becomes Maccas’ – Designer
  • Bronze: Media: ‘McDonald’s becomes Maccas’ – Designer
  • Silver: Print Category: VW Aftersales ‘Block’ – Designer/Illustrator
  • Silver: Print Category: VW Aftersales ‘Brake’ – Designer/Illustrator

Cannes 2013

  • Gold : Media Category: ‘McDonald’s becomes Maccas’ – Designer
  • Silver : Media Category: ‘McDonald’s becomes Maccas’ – Designer
  • Bronze : Promo & Activation Category: ‘McDonald’s becomes Maccas’ – Designer
  • Bronze : Press Category: VW Aftersales ‘Brake’ – Designer/Illustrator
  • Bronze : Press Category: VW Aftersales ‘Clutch’ – Designer/Illustrator

One Show Design 2013

  • Finalist: Wrigley Business Cards – Art Director/Designer

Other

  • 2013 No 1. in Creativity’s Top 5 of the week – McDonald’s becomes Macca’s campaign – Designer
  • 2012 AGDA Biennale Award: ‘Hope’ NSW Cancer Council Website – Digital Media: Website – Co-Art Director/Designer
  • 2012 AGDA Biennale Award: ‘Hope’ NSW Cancer Council Website – Digital Media: Social Media – Co-Art Director/Designer
  • 2008 ADMA Bronze Award: Telstra Business ‘Push All The Right Buttons’ DM – Art Director/Designer