Byron Howes

Creative Artworker / Designer

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

Byron Howes is a London-based Creative Artworker / Designer with international agency experience having worked in Design and Advertising in the UK, South Africa and Middle East. He enjoys working with a variety of clients to expand his skills. Expertise: Brand | Advertising | Activations | Retail | Social Media | Graphic Design | Art Direction | Digital | Point-of-Sale Software: Adobe CC InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat | Keynote | InVision | Squarespace | Sketch | Mail Chimp To view my portfolio please go to: www.byronhowes.com

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Skills

  • Design
  • Conceptual
  • Advertising
  • Digital Design
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Keynote
  • Squarespace
  • UX Design

Companies I’ve worked with

  • POSSIBLE

    POSSIBLE

    • Marketing & PR
  • S

    Self Employed

    • Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness

      Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness

      • Advertising
    • G

      Gousto

      Work history

      2019

      Creative Designer / Artworker

      Gousto

      Mar 2019 - May 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Working with the brand team, I had the main responsibility of artworking recipe cards and static banners / gifs for social media.

      2019

      Feb 2019 - Feb 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Responsible for the design of visual assets for a pitch on Blue Moon Beer alongside a team of strategists.

      2019

      Creative Artworker

      Myriad Global Media

      Feb 2019 - Feb 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Worked with a team of artworkers on a copy heavy oil and gas brochure for a conference.

      2018

      Creative Designer

      POSSIBLE

      Nov 2018 - Dec 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Worked with a team of designers alongside the art director on a global pitch on VW Golf.

      2018

      Creative Designer / Artworker

      Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness

      Oct 2018 - Oct 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Responsible for designing and artworking posters and print assets for a Medical workshop alongside a team.

      2018

      Creative Designer / Artworker

      Wunderman South Africa

      Sep 2018 - Sep 2018
      • Johannesburg, South Africa
      • Freelance
      • Conceptualised and designed digital and above-the-line campaigns for agencies including: Agency: Wunderman Client: Mondelez - Cadbury 5 Star, Agency: Net#work BBDO Client: Google - Youtube Go, Distell - Hunter’s Dry

      2018

      Creative Designer / Artworker

      Excellerate Brand Management

      Oct 2017 - Jul 2018
      • Johannesburg, South Africa
      • Freelance
      • Digital Campaign roll-out Conceptualised and designed digital campaigns for the Liberty and Old Mutual accounts working directly with their shopping mall portfolio nationally in South Africa. I was responsible for design and conceptualising of big ideas for pitches, social media and digital screens in the malls. Clients worked on for Liberty and Old Mutual includes: Sandton City, EastGate, Midlands Mall, Promenade, Cavendish Square, The Zone and Vincent Park.

      2017

      Creative Designer / Artworker

      The Creative Counsel

      Jun 2016 - Aug 2017
      • Johannesburg, South Africa
      • Full Time
      • TTL Campaigns Working alongside a team, I conceptualised TTL campaigns for a variety of blue chip clients. I was responsible for providing solid art direction for all campaigns across multiple platforms, including: TVC, OOH, digital, activations, events etc. Clients worked on includes: Mercedes Benz, Kinder Joy, Tetra Pak, Huawei, Unilever, Mondelez, Voda- com, Premier Foods, First for Women, Amka, Heinz Foods, Diageo, Coca-Cola, ExtraMarks.

      2016

      Creative Designer / Artworker

      Nitrogen Advertising and Design

      May 2013 - Jun 2016
      • Johannesburg, South Africa
      • Full Time
      • Above-the-line Conceptualised and executed print and TVC campaigns for SANRAL - The South African National Roads Agency.

      2013

      Creative Designer / Artworker

      Self Employed

      Mar 2011 - Jul 2013
      • Johannesburg, South Africa
      • Freelance
      • Freelanced at the following companies: Digital - Agency - HAVAS. (Clients worked on: Peugeot SA) Branding / ATL - Agency - Brand Halo. (Clients worked on: CBA - Commercial Bank of Africa) ATL Agency - Idea Engineers. (Clients worked on: Blackberry) ATL Agency - Nitrogen Advertising and Design. (Clients worked on: SANRAL )

      2011

      Creative Designer / Artworker

      The Old Shanghai Firecracker Factory

      Mar 2010 - Feb 2011
      • Johannesburg, South Africa
      • Full Time
      • Below-the-line Designed and artworked automotive brochure and collateral, posters, leaflets, newsletters, corporate branding and presentations, online retail dealer advertising. Clients worked on: Mitsubishi, Freightliner, Mercedes Benz, Tempest Car Hire

      Education

      2016

      Certificate in User Experience Design

      University of Cape Town

      May 2016 - Jul 2016
      • Johannesburg, South Africa

      2015

      Certificate in Art Direction

      AAA School of Advertising

      Mar 2013 - Jul 2015
      • Johannesburg, South Africa

      2012

      Certificate in Creative Tools

      Vega School of Branding

      Aug 2012 - Dec 2012
      • Johannesburg, South Africa

      2012

      UX Design Masterclass Workshop

      Ogilvy Digital Marketing Academy

      May 2012 - May 2012
      • Cape Town, South Africa

      2000

      DTP Print Publishing Diploma

      Mediatek College

      Jul 2000 - Dec 2000
      • Durban, South Africa