Francis Kenney

Graphic Designer

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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About me

I'm a creative graphic designer & art director, with over 10 years experience, based in London.

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Skills

  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Indesign/illustrator/photoshop
  • Art Direction
  • Book Design
  • Book Covers
  • Instagram Advertising
  • Aftereffects Animation
  • Publishing Design
  • Identity Design
  • Creative Leadership

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

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    SAGE Publishing

    Work history

    Currently

    Senior Design Lead: SAGE Product

    SAGE Publishing

    Jan 2018
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • Senior Designer and Art director for SAGE's book and multimedia products

    2017

    Senior Design Lead

    SAGE Publishing

    Jan 2015 - Dec 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • Designer and Art director for a new multimillion video product line. Four direct reports – three Motion Graphics Designers and a Junior Designer.

    2014

    Senior Designer

    SAGE Publishing

    Jan 2009 - Dec 2014
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • Designer of book covers and interiors, brand and identity. Rebranded SAGE, guiding the company from having only a logo to a globally coherent identity and brand toolkit. Mentoring of junior designers and artworkers. Design and implementation of an automated XML catalogue workflow: saving man hours and reducing repetitive work to produce 16 magazine style annual catalogues.

    2009

    Middleweight Designer

    SAGE Publishing

    Jan 2005 - Jan 2009
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time

    Education

    1998

    BA (Hons) Fine Art 2.1

    University for the Creative Arts

    Sep 1995 - Jul 1998
    • Canterbury, United Kingdom

    1995

    BTEC Nat Dip Foundation Studies Art & Design

    Sep 1994 - Jun 1995
    • London, United Kingdom

    Awards

    2017

    • 'Tuten & Solomon - Social Media Marketing, 2nd Edition' won TAA Textbook Excellence Award for 2017, for appearance and design.

    2014

    British Book Design & Production Awards 2014

    www.britishbookawards.org

    • Marketing: an Introduction Winner of 'Best use of Cross Media' British Book Design & Production Awards.