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.
Owner / Designer
at Adam McConnell Design
September 2003 - at Present
* 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
• 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
Diploma in Classical Animation
at Senior College Ballyfermot
1996 - 1999 (3 years) Leinster
I design distinctive promotional media pieces that help create amazing opportunities.
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.
I set up and take dramatic and distinctive images to help create memorable images that help sell your products.
I can create visually impactful animation and motion graphics to help explain your ideas and sell your products.
Knowledge and keywords