Caitlin Isola

Photographer & Graphic Designer

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
Locked Pro Plan feature
Professions
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Skills

  • Graphic Design
  • Art Direction
  • Brand Identity
  • Photography

Companies I’ve worked with

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    Grid Worldwide

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      Touchfood

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        Blacklock

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          Gordon Ramsay's Petrus

          Work history

          Currently

          Art Director

          The Rebel Agency

          Jul 2017
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Curating and creating content to elaborate upon and illustrate restaurant concepts in presentation format for large corporate clients as well as boutique start-up hospitality brands including, but not limited to, Marriott, Camm & Hooper, Charlotte's Group & Sapling Dalston respectively. Handling branding & design, social media strategy and coordination of branding with interior design and tabletop for clients. Portfolio photography of interiors, food & people for each project.

          2017

          In-house Graphic Designer

          Climpson & Sons

          Aug 2016 - Jun 2017
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • Creating photographic and written content for an east London coffee company. Using existing elements to inform development of the brand in the current market. Organising and executing Climpson's participation in London Coffee Festival, annual event with 30K+ attendees.

          2017

          Social Media Manager

          Oka Restaurant

          Mar 2016 - Jun 2017
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Creating and curating photographic and written content for a small independently owned group of Japanese restaurants. Scheduling and managing Facebook, Instagram & Twitter, with a thorough handover to allow the in-house team to keep momentum going.

          2016

          Social Media Manager

          Gordon Ramsay's Petrus

          Aug 2015 - Mar 2016
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Creating and curating photographic and written content for a Michelin Star London restaurant. Profile visits & tweet impressions more than doubled from previous months, with an almost 300% increase in new monthly followers and mentions by other accounts.

          2015

          Mar 2015 - Oct 2015
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Writing content for the blog section of the new website for L’Atelier London, assisting the restaurant team with the launch of the new website, advising on use of their new CMS and on best practices for social media to direct traffic to their new website.

          2018

          Graphic Designer

          Azumi Restaurants

          Jan 2015 - Jan 2018
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Ad hoc design work for events and promotions, website design, branding and menu updates for Roka, Zuma & Oblix.

          2015

          Graphic Designer

          Blacklock

          Nov 2014 - Mar 2015
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Developing the brand identity for a low-key subterranean chop house with loads of charm and 80s tunes. Creating illustrative elements and photographic content to support the brand and building the website on a very small budget.

          2014

          Graphic Designer

          Erica Gianesini

          Jun 2014 - Aug 2014
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Scriptwriting, storyboarding and design for 2 vector animations intended as online promotional videos.

          2014

          Graphic Designer

          Touchfood

          Jun 2013 - Dec 2014
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • In-house graphic design and social media for a small production company dealing predominantly with food media. Front-end web design and support for two high profile London restaurants. Corporate identity and web design for Touchfood, and a pop up restaurant brand. Handling multiple social media accounts and creating relevant and up to date posting content.

          2012

          Graphic Designer

          Grid Worldwide

          May 2012 - Nov 2012
          • Cape Town, South Africa
          • Full Time
          • Conceptual and strategic brainstorming for pitches and existing clients. Retouching, desktop publishing, finished art. Layout and art direction of print and online ads. Conceptualising campaigns and their rollout. Corporate identity design. Working well into the early hours to meet tight deadlines. Managing time according to agency traffic.

          2012

          Graphic Designer

          HelloComputer

          Jan 2012 - Apr 2012
          • Cape Town, South Africa
          • Internship
          • Conceptualising various online and social media campaigns, with an emphasis on exploiting new media technologies. Creating engaging branded content for social media. Image retouching, finished art, layout and art direction for online media. Development and desktop publishing of new brand identity for the agency with a senior designer.

          Education

          2012

          Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design and Art Direction

          Vega School of Branding

          Feb 2009 - Mar 2012
          • Cape Town, South Africa