I am an all round creative/brand strategist with a passion that drives me, a creative mind that inspires me, & an overflowing well of enthusiasm. I have a love for everything creative & an interest in branding that is yet to be measured.

Experience

  • Digital Creative Lead

    at iKhokha

    September 2017 - at Present

    Province of KwaZulu-Natal

    Oversee, create and implement the design function for iKhokha. Responsible for delivering effective, aesthetic, on-brand, and on-strategy creative work for websites, web pages, product graphics (including art direction of photography), email promotional creative, email templates, social media graphics, mobile app screens and banner ads. Working closely with the Marketing Director, Digital Marketing Manager and Managing director

  • Art Director

    at Synergy Africa

    February 2016 - July 2017

    Province of KwaZulu-Natal

    Art Director & Brand Strategist working on all agency client accounts. Responsible for what advertisements and creative solutions visual language is as well as the execution treatment. Involved in creating campaigns that have an instant, positive impact on the consumer in order to promote the product or brand being advertised. Involved in all of the various forms of advertising and branding, including advertising on television, newspaper, radio, the internet, posters and direct mailings. Clients I am involved in working with include; Gold Circle, TabGold, and Bidtrack.

  • Independent Contract lecturer

    at IIE Rosebank College

    February 2016 - June 2016

    Province of KwaZulu-Natal

    Independent Contract lecturer at the IIE Rosebank College, Lecturing Graphic Design.

  • Brand Manager & Lead Designer

    at Adloc8tor

    October 2014 - January 2016

    Province of KwaZulu-Natal

    I manage the Adloc8tor brand and continuously work on building the brand to be a true market leading brand. I am also heading up the design and strategy department to push the holistic offering of Adloc8tor.

  • Senior Graphic Designer

    at IncStyle

    January 2012 - September 2014

    Province of KwaZulu-Natal

    I previously worked at IncStyle which is a retail product distributer. My main job functions were to design all advertising media, art direction, concept development as well as develop integrated marketing campaigns for all supporting brands. Main brands are: Zoya Nail Polish and Qtica

Education

  • Cinema 4d Masterclass

    at Udemy

    2019 - 2019 (1 year)

  • Marketing Psychology

    at Udemy

    2018 - 2018 (1 year)

  • UX Design

    at Udemy

    2018 - 2018 (1 year)

  • Digital Marketing

    at Shaw Academy

    2017 - 2017 (1 year)

  • Facebook Marketing

    at Shaw Academy

    2017 - 2017 (1 year)

  • Social Media Marketing

    at Shaw Academy

    2017 - 2017 (1 year)

  • Web Design

    at Shaw Academy

    2016 - 2016 (1 year)

  • BA Honours in Brand Leadership

    at Vega School

    2014 - 2015 (1 year) Province of KwaZulu-Natal

  • BA in Creative Brand Communications

    at Vega School

    2011 - 2014 (3 years) Province of KwaZulu-Natal

  • National Senior Certificate

    at Kloof High School

    2006 - 2010 (4 years) Province of KwaZulu-Natal

Services offered

  • Brand Strategy

    Offering Brand Strategy to growing brands. I am an independent creative that focuses on helping small to large brands grow through strategic brand development and design.

  • Creative Direction

    Offering Creative Direction to growing brands. I am an independent creative that focuses on helping small to large brands grow through strategic brand development and design.

Languages

  • English Native

  • Italian Elementary

  • Afrikaans Negotiation

  • Zulu Elementary

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