David Hicks

Creative Director - Imagine Avenue

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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About me

Experienced art director / lead designer with a wealth of experience, designing for digital and print (brand identity, magazines, brochures, social media, marketing, corporate collateral), and web design, to designing mobile apps for content and for brands, and working with well-known names from Sky, Wunderman, Sofa Workshop, GQ + Vogue, to Manchester United, Roma, Designwerk, Dennis, Future and more.

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Skills

  • Print Design
  • Art Direction
  • Web Design
  • Creative Direction
  • Brand Design
  • Photoshoots
  • UI Design
  • Mobile Design
  • Editorial Design
  • Ecommerce Design

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Zone

    Zone

    • Publishing
  • S

    Self Employed

    • F

      Future publishing

      Work history

      Currently

      Creative / Owner

      Self Employed

      Jul 2013
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • I'm currently running my own small design business, working for large and small design and publishing clients, including Conde Nast, Immediate, Designwerk, Progressive. I work across print and digital, brand and marketing, and also advise on digital content strategy and publishing solutions.

      2013

      Art Director

      Future publishing

      Oct 1999 - Jul 2013
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • I was employed at Future across several titles and projects over 14 years, including art directing Sky Movies magazine, designing and launching T3 iPad Edition, art directing Manchester United magazine and more.

      1999

      Senior Designer

      Zone

      May 1997 - Sep 1999
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • I worked at Zone on a wide variety of client projects and briefs, including Manchester United brand publishing, Roma FC kit and merchandise design, Time Team merchandise design, Royal Parks merchandise design, Spice Girls books and products.

      Education

      1994

      BTEC HND Graphic Design

      Kingston College

      Sep 1991 - Jul 1994
      • Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom

      Awards

      2012

      Designer Of The Year

      Digital Magazine Awards

      • I won the prestigious Designer Of The Year Award at the DMAs in 2012 for my work on T3's best-selling and award-winning digital magazine.