An experienced Senior Visual Communications Designer whose
passion, zeal and a superb understanding of design spurs him
on to deliver strong conceptual designs and comprehensive
commercial experiences in both digital and print media.

Experience

  • Owner / Designer

    at Adam McConnell Design

    September 2003 - at Present

    Leinster

    * Listening and understanding client's needs and requirements * Working with clients to create a design brief * Conceiving of engaging and catchy concepts for client review * Taking the concept to completion of every deliverable * Reviewing and Refining Designs to suit clients requests

  • In-House Visual Communications Designer

    at LED Group

    April 2006 - February 2019

    Leinster

    • Ensuring all visual work is linked to clear business/customer outcomes whilst ensuring adherence to deadlines and budgets • Leading/mentoring a close-knit team of passionate Designers, ensuring superior quality projects are delivered to agreed specifications/deadlines. • Create visually impactful company presentations used globally • Product/Staff photography for media use • Designing intuitive and easy to use UX for Group websites • Creating/redeveloping the SEO Strategy for Group websites to achieve a high organic click rate • Managed CMS platform (Expression Engine, CodeIgniter and Wordpress) for maintenance of Group websites • Designing/implementing customer promotional emails, including marketing promotions and system-generated emails, using Campaign Monitor and Mailchimp • Designing/laying out of Product Catalogues for global markets

Education

  • Diploma in Classical Animation

    at Senior College Ballyfermot

    1996 - 1999 (3 years) Leinster

Services offered

  • Graphic Design

    I design distinctive promotional media pieces that help create amazing opportunities.

  • Website Design

    I design dynamic and engaging user experiences to help attract, inform and increase turnover for your products and services.

  • Branding / Identity Design

    I create compelling and engaging brand identities to allow you to be recognised, trusted and successful.

  • Photography

    I set up and take dramatic and distinctive images to help create memorable images that help sell your products.

  • Animation

    I can create visually impactful animation and motion graphics to help explain your ideas and sell your products.

Languages

  • English Native

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