An essential performer towards the success of creative projects at VM Graphics Ltd., formally VM Projects Ltd., a creative agency focusing on the realisation of all visual merchandising and store design led concepts and projects, whether the outcome is an in-store prop, set for a campaign event or a store display rollout.
Artworking/Design: Key player in the design and artworking for all high-end fashion and retail projects. Extensive experience on ‘Adobe Creative Cloud’ Illustrator, Indesign and Photoshop on the Mac, forming layouts for publications, print, graphical illustrations, digital renders and cutting files for 3D design.
Marketing/Set-up: Played an essential role in the company set-up, assisted with the overall branding (website, portfolio, business cards, etc.) and office systems of the reformed company; including templates (Word and Excel) and presentation layouts (Indesign). Strengths in problem solving, particularly maths related.
Coordination/Management: Delivered exceptional results in a fast-paced industry; prioritised and met unrealistic deadlines under pressure. Oversaw the running of projects; methodically prepared and checked over briefs, costs and installation guidelines, primarily working with Burberry, Chanel, Eres and Lanvin.
Training: Responsible for training employees to coordinate all projects; cost control systems, quotations, purchase orders, dealing with clients and suppliers, the use of creative cloud software (artworking skills) and the level of communication/preparation required for all jobs.