Alistair Kilpatrick

Principal Designer

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About me

 

I’m a digital creative who loves to make digital products and services that people enjoy using in their everyday lives. Over the past 13 years I’ve had the privilege of creating new and exciting projects for Alexander McQueen, BBC, Lonely Planet, Skype, Orange, The National Geographic Channel, Mercedes-Benz and the World Gold Council.

Skills

 

  • Art Direction
  • Websites
  • Design
  • Interface Design
  • Creative Direction
  • Interactive Design
  • Web Interface Design
  • Web Page Design
  • Illustrator
  • UX
  • Digital Strategy
  • Visual Design
  • Online Advertising
  • Concept Develoment

Work history

Currently

Principal Designer

Skype

Jan 2015

2014

Product Director

Believe.in

Mar 2014 - Dec 2014
  • As the Product Director of Believe.in I managed all visual and experience design, technical development and all agile sprints using test-driven development methodologies. In my first six months I’ve led the launch of a new global marketing site, a new single page Ember.js dashboard and two new ticketing products. I was also responsible for liaising with charities such as Care International capturing customer feedback and managing the product’s roadmaps.

2014

Design Director

AKQA

Jan 2014 - Mar 2014
  • After successfully overseeing the design and development of LoveGold, my responsibilities grew to additionally manage the creative teams of EDF and Bupa. I helped lead the launch of the first stages of a new EDF website and successfully led the concept development of a new quoting experience for Bupa Australia. Clients: World Gold Council, Bupa, EDF.

2013

Associate Creative Director

AKQA

Mar 2012 - Dec 2013
  • As one of the ACDs at AKQA I was responsible for leading creative teams and their projects. In my first week I helped lead my new team in a creative pitch with LoveGold, winning The World Gold Council account for AKQA. This became one of the biggest billing accounts for the agency. Over the next year I led the creative development of LoveGold to successfully gain more than four hundred thousand social followers in its first year. Whilst overseeing LoveGold I successfully led pitches for Orange and Deutsche Telekom in Bonn, Germany. Clients: World Gold Council, Deutsche Telekom, Orange.

2012

Art Director

Poke

Jul 2006 - Mar 2012
  • As one of the Art Directors at Poke I specialised in user interface design. I was responsible for directing website concepts and working them through the different stages of design development, IA, UX, research and design direction. My work for Lonely Planet, Skype, American Express RED and BBC Travel have picked up six Webby Awards nominations, with Lonely Planet winning three times and Skype once. Clients: Alexander McQueen, American Express RED, BBC Worldwide, Barnardo’s, Firefox, History Channel, Jenny Packham, Lonely Planet, LoveFilm, Manchester City FC, Orange, Skype, Topshop and Yahoo.

2006

Senior Designer

Profero London

Nov 2005 - Jul 2006
  • As a Senior Designer I was responsible for creating project concepts, design development and production for a variety of clients. I was part of the team that produced the “Safe Online Safe Of?ine” Child Protection Campaign for the COI, which won many international awards. I also worked on a number of pitches including the Adnam’s beer website where my designs helped secure Profero the project. Clients: Ask.com, Adnam’s Beer, Apple, Channel 4, COI, Western Union.

2005

Designer

Profero Sydney

Jan 2002 - Jan 2005
  • Responsible for the design and production of online advertising, websites, micro-sites, CD ROM’s, and direct response email campaigns. I led the creative direction and client liaison on a number of projects, including international projects managed over multiple time zones. My role included concept design development, font-end HTML development, Flash programming and Art Direction. Clients: Apple, Daimler Chrysler, Department of Education Science and Training, Globalunderground, Hasbro, Intercontinental Hotels & Resorts, Mercedes-Benz, National Geographic Channel, Singapore Airlines, UKTV, Wireless Broadband Alliance.

Education

2001

BA Graphic Design

University of Canberra

Jan 1998 - Dec 2001

    Awards

    2014

    Lovie Awards, Charitable Organisations/Non-Profit - Short listed, 2014

    Lovie Awards

    • BELIEVE.IN

    2011

    Webby Awards, Travel - Nominated, 2011

    Webby Awards

    • BBC TRAVEL

    2011

    Webby Awards, Best practices - Winner of people

    Webby Awards

    • SKYPE

    2009

    Webby Awards, Travel - Winner of people

    Webby Awards

    • LONELY PLANET

    2009

    Published: Design in Britain: Big ideas (Small Island), 2009

    • ALEXANDER MCQUEEN

    2007

    Revolution Awards - Winner, 2007

    • COI, CHILD PROTECTION, SAFE ONLINE SAFE OFFLINE

    2007

    Webby Awards, Financial services - Nominated, 2007

    Webby Awards

    • AMEX RED

    2007

    Creative Showcase Grand Prix - Winner, 2007 IMAA Awards - Winner, 2006

    • COI, CHILD PROTECTION, SAFE ONLINE SAFE OFFLINE

    2006

    AOP Online Publishing Awards - Winner, 2006 Campaign Digital Awards - Winner, 2006

    AOP

    • COI, CHILD PROTECTION, SAFE ONLINE SAFE OFFLINE

    2006

    Creative Showcase February - Winner, 2006

    • COI, CHILD PROTECTION, SAFE ONLINE SAFE OFFLINE

    2006

    MSN Europe Awards - Gold, 2006

    • COI, CHILD PROTECTION, SAFE ONLINE SAFE OFFLINE

    2005

    Singapore Advertising Awards Best Interactive Campaign - Winner, 2005

    • MERCEDES&ME

    2003

    Awwwards - Finalist, 2003

    AWWWARDS

    • UKTV THE OFFICE

    2002

    ASTRA - Winner, 2002

    • UKTV THE OFFICE