George Wu

Director, Creative and Co-Founder of The Poundshop

  • LevelSenior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsGraphic Designer - Art Director - Creative Director

Projects

Skills

  • Events
  • Film
  • Print Design
  • Art Direction
  • Design
  • Excel
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Office
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Word
  • Video Ad Campaigns

People I’ve worked with

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  • Sara Melin

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    • Project manager
    • The Poundshop, Paintings in Hospitals, Frukt Communications, London, Design for London, Pennstreet Studio/mentmore Studios, London

Companies I’ve worked with

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  • Nexus Studios

    Nexus Studios

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  • Bartle Bogle Hegarty

    Bartle Bogle Hegarty

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    • Advertising
  • Anyways Creative

    Anyways Creative

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    • Design & Creative

Work history

Currently

Design Director

Bartle Bogle Hegarty

Aug 2017
  • Freelance

Currently

Jan 2013
  • Full Time
  • Currently represented by Nexus Production for commercial film projects.

Currently

Director

Nexus Interactive Arts

Jan 2013
  • Full Time
  • Currently represented by Nexus Interactive Arts for all installation work.

Currently

Founder

The Poundshop

Apr 2010
  • Full Time

2016

Senior Creative

Anyways Creative

Oct 2016 - Oct 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance

2015

Senior Graphic Designer

Rosie Lees

Jan 2014 - Feb 2015
  • Freelance
  • Various placements as Freelance Senior Graphic Designer - working on Nike projects

2015

Senior Art Director

Anyways Creative

Jan 2014 - Sep 2015
  • Freelance
  • Various placements as a Freelance Senior Art Director - Working on Nike

2013

Senior Graphic Designer

IDEO

Apr 2013 - Sep 2013
  • Freelance
  • Various placements as a Freelance Senior Designer - Working in Powerpoint and Keynote

2006

Middleweight Graphic Designer

Harrimansteel

Apr 2002 - Jul 2006
  • Full Time

Education

2008

Communication Arts and Design

Royal College of Art

Sep 2006 - Jul 2008

2002

Graphic Design

Bath Spa University College

Sep 1999 - Jul 2002

Awards

2016

Silver Cannes Lion - Entertainment Lions for Music

Cannes Lions

  • Excellence in Music Video awarded for Luminous Freedom https://vimeo.com/143720589

2013

H Club 100

h Club London

  • The Poundshop was awarded as one of the top five creative entrepreneurs on the h.Club 100 list. The h.Club100 list is an annual campaign to identify the 100 most influential and innovative people working across arts, culture and the creative industries.

2013

Selfridges Bright Young Things

Selfridges