Daniel Harvey

Experience Design Director

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About me

 

Daniel Harvey is Director & Global Practice Lead, Experience Design at SapientNitro in London. He's led groundbreaking work with clients like HBO, NatWest, and Verizon. His work wins awards at the likes of The Art Directors Club, Cannes, and The One Show and BIMA recently honored Daniel in their annual Hot 100. It earns media attention from the likes of Ad Age, The Guardian, and Wired. He speaks and writes about experience design at The Drum, IxDAConference, and SXSW and mentors startups on his own and alongside Techstars.

Skills

 

  • Design
  • Design Strategy
  • Interaction Design
  • Creative Direction
  • User Experience
  • UX Design
  • UI Design
  • Creative Strategy
  • Experience Design

Work history

Currently

Experience Design Director

SapientNitro

Jan 2012
  • I provide creative direction for cross-disciplinary teams to break boundaries for our clients. Team sizes vary from as small as 5 to as large as 80. The accounts I oversee our responsible for over $90m in revenue. I guide 30+ designers in our XD practice in the UK. I manage our studio of 60+ experience & visual designers, writers, and developers. I’m also the executive sponsor of our new talent program. Additionally I’m the Global Practice Lead for XD. I chair a small team to update our methods, tools, and value proposition. That effort shapes philosophy and process for 500+ people in the agency.

Currently

Consultant

Freelance

Jun 2011
  • I offer experience design services to start-ups, corporations, and governments. My advice has helped debut apps, iot hardware, and mobile operating systems. It’s also helped secure $3m+ in seed and early stage funding for various efforts.

2011

Executive Creative Director

R/GA

Jun 2007 - Jul 2011
  • I was responsible for creative leadership of cross-disciplinary teams across many accounts. One account had 130+ staff, 300+ projects in a year, and drove $28m in revenue. Another birthed 2 international offices and a 500% growth in our analytics team.

2007

Creative Director

R/GA

Jul 2006 - Jun 2007
  • Provide creative leadership for cross-disciplinary teams across many accounts. Partner with production, account, and technology teams to get results for our clients. Make campaigns and platforms that break new creative and technological ground.

2006

Associate Creative Director

R/GA

May 2005 - Jul 2006
  • Provide creative leadership for cross-disciplinary teams across many accounts. Partner with production, account, and technology teams to get results for our clients. Make campaigns and platforms that break new creative and technological ground.

2005

Interaction Design Director

R/GA

Jan 2005 - May 2005
  • I was lead designer of interactive projects across web, mobile, retail and social channels. One such effort saw the creation of 6 million web pages in 99 countries and 36 languages. I was also co-chair of the first mobile special interest group at the agency.

2004

Senior Interaction Designer

R/GA

Jan 2001 - Dec 2004
  • Lead designer of interactive projects across web, mobile, retail and social channels. Manage small teams of interaction designers.

2001

Interaction Designer

R/GA

Jan 2000 - Dec 2001
  • Designer of interactive projects across web, mobile, retail and social channels. Work with visual designers and copywriters to determine initial look and feel. Work with developers to realize the final experience.

2000

Quality Assurance Manager

R/GA

Jul 1996 - Jan 2000
  • I defined the objectives, processes and infrastructure of the quality assurance department. My team was responsible for tracking issues for the life of all projects. I grew the group from 0 - 30 during my tenure.

Education

1996

FA(hons) B, Sculpture and Art Education

School of Visual Arts

Aug 1992 - May 1996

    Awards

    2015

    The Lovies - Gold & People's Choice Winner for Financial Services

    Lovie Awards

    2014

    BIMA - HOT 100

    BIMA

    2013

    Cannes - Gold Mobile Lion

    Cannes Lions

    2012

    BIMA - Premium Award for Innovation

    BIMA

    2011

    The Webbys - Best Visual Design Honoree

    Webby Awards

    2010

    One Show Interactive - Merit Award

    One Show

    2006

    Cannes - Bronze Cyber Lion

    Cannes Lions