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I've worked at the follow companies while freelancing:Email Designer / Developer @Loveurope and Partners (LEAP)
Working remotely for LEAPs FinTech client NewDay, designing, adapting and building HTML emails (Photoshop/Hand Coded) as well as adapting and amending Welcome books and letters (InDesign) and creating some social content (After Effects).Mid-Level Developer @Hogarth Worldwide
Apple Spring Workshop - localising 1st tear product marketing pages for announcement day, 20th of April. Followed by further localising for 2nd and 3rd tear locations. Skills used SVN, HTML5 and CSS3.Banner Developer @Precious Media
I worked at Precious Media on Ketel One Vodka HTML5 banner resize and localisation for the Brazilian market.Email Developer @Red Havas
I worked on an internal email, hard coded from scratch.Experienced Email / HTML5 Banner Developer @Wunderman Thompson
I worked on Shell, Microsoft, BT and BT Sport HTML emails as well as the BT Rebrand. In January 2021 I worked on Durcell Procell HTML5 Banners.Email Developer @Perfumers 1870
Building various campaign HTML emails for Karmarama's client Honda.Email Developer @Proximity London
Here I worked on IKEA (Silverpop) and ASDA (Selligent) HTML email.HTML5 Banner and Email Developer @Hogarth Worldwide
I joined Hogarth initially on the busy Rolex account as a HTML5 banner developer creating banner from templates, troubleshooting and uploading to Sizmek. But quickly expanded with other accounts such as TK Maxx emails (IBM Watson and Litmus) and HTML5 banners (Flash Talking), Coca Cola (Flash Talking), PMI emails (Litmus) and Nespresso (Google Double Click).
My last role was Digital Developer at Loveurope and Partners’ office, creating HTML5 banners for J.P. Morgan Asset Management and Volkswagen as well as HTML email builds for NewDay, Atomic and Volkswagen. Other experience included:
Consulting for NewDay’s London office providing advice and support on several digital projects directly to stakeholders and a project to refresh and modernise the notification emails to customers ending with a First Data API driven Salesforce based system.
Heading up the digital department at AdZone, LEAP's studio within adamandeveDDB. Through developing the responsive email design for high pixel density displays, such as the iPhone, I made previously un-mobile friendly content, crisp and eye catching. The head of Regional Marketing at Volkswagen, referred to this as “a breath of fresh air!”
Head office in Clerkenwell
In-house studio at J.P. Morgan Asset Management. At the head office I worked on digital projects for Investec, FSCS, LG, Peroni and Glenmorngie.
My first job was with Crab Creative, a small digital start-up in the heart of Shoreditch, dealing with some of the largest brand names in the world, Rocco Forte, for example Harris Grant, Tilda, Nature Valley, Alpro Soya and Green Giant.