With over 15 years in Graphic Design, both print and digital as well as the publishing, I am a well-rounded, action oriented person with a range of skills in creative concepts, executing creative objectives and working well within a team.

Experience

  • Senior Graphic Designer

    at Marriott International

    June 2017 - at Present

    Province of the Western Cape

    Focusing on print and various digital collateral for hotels both locally and internationally. Working closely with account executives in a small team of creatives, under pressure and fast turn-around times. Creatively interpreting, designing and out-putting creative elements in a high volume environment.

  • Head Designer and Owner

    at Media Mastery

    January 2016 - June 2017

    Province of the Western Cape

    Designing for print, publishing and digital. Pre-production and post production. Guiding clients from brief to completion and design execution. Providing visual and media solutions. Client acquisition and strategies.

  • Graphic Designer

    at Pam Golding Properties

    March 2015 - December 2016

    Province of the Western Cape

    To creatively interpret, design and execute high-end print collateral nationwide for the various estate agency offices and teams, working closely with account executives in a team of creatives under the lead of a creative director.

  • Freelance Graphic Designer

    at Amazing Spaces

    January 2015 - March 2015

    Province of the Western Cape

    Designing key elements for a very driven company providing high-end locations for film & television, events and rentals. I was able to work very closely with the director to create design solutions where needed in both print, photography and digital design.

  • Media and Marketing Manager / Graphic Designer

    at Mobelli Outdoor Furniture / WOMAG

    February 2012 - December 2014

    Province of the Western Cape

    Managing key media houses as well as designing and creating the artwork for print, publications, magazines, editorials, advertising, expos and signage on multiple brands. Working closely with company directors to ensure maximum brand communication and brand excellence.

  • Media and Marketing Manager / Graphic Designer

    at Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects

    September 2003 - December 2009

    Province of the Western Cape

    Working with multiple high-end brands under one main director, Stefan Antoni. I worked with key media houses as well as designing and creating the artwork for print, publications, magazines, editorials, advertising, expos and signage. All elements of design worked across architecture and interior architects and interior designers. Multi-faceted scope of design asks, under tight deadlines and a very driven, high focused environment.

Education

  • German Language

    at Goethe Institute

    2001 - 2001 (1 year) Sachsen

  • Diploma

    at Hirt & Carter

    2000 - 2000 (1 year) Province of the Western Cape

  • Matriculates

    at Westerford High School

    1993 - 1998 (5 years) Province of the Western Cape

Languages

  • German Conversation

  • English Native

Hives