Ishmael Jackson

Digital Designer


About me

A multi-disciplinary designer who enjoys creating engaging experiences that help contribute to shaping society’s visual landscape.


  • Visual Arts
  • Branding
  • Environmental Design
  • Print Design
  • Art Direction
  • Websites
  • Typography
  • Brand Design
  • Brand Identity
  • Design
  • Logo Design
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop

Work history


Digital Designer

Hogarth WW

Mar 2014 - Nov 2014
  • Working in a team of 6 that consisted of Designers, Project Managers, Developers and QA where I’m one of two onsite designers as part of Hogarth’s implant Team at Betfair. Working in a client-facing role I’ve helped deliver engaging professional digital marketing assets including landing pages, static banners, microsites, skins, logo’s and print campaigns across various channels. Being a brand guardian for Betfair Games, ensuring that brand values are portrayed through creative excellence across all user journeys. Closely working with the Creative Director to develop ideas to improve existing customer experiences. Also providing design direction within the team for the master files that get sent offshore for production.


Junior Designer Internship

Canterbury of New Zealand

Sep 2011 - Feb 2012
  • I worked on a exciting range of projects within the brand. As part of the P.R & Marketing team we produced Print and Digital based Media including Brand Look Books and Show Packages to promote the brand. I also helped generate static banners across various channels and print collateral including in-store POS.


Freelance Graphic Designer

Leys Community Development Initiative

Aug 2011 - Mar 2014
  • Working as design lead for a fun range of projects including branding and art direction for a Theatre/Stage Production. I’ve also helped generate, Digital, Print and Video promotional material. As I have grown in the role, I’ve also been given the responsibilty to lead workshops and a creative team.



BA Graphic Design

Middlesex University

Aug 2011 - Jun 2013


    National Diploma in Graphic Design

    City of Oxford, Activate Learning

    Aug 2007 - Jun 2009



      Blue Coat Comprehensive Of E

      Aug 2000 - Jun 2005
      • 10 GCSE’s A - C Including Art & Design ( B )



      D&AD Student Awards: Best Of Year


      • The brief, set by Rankin, was to create a photographic story for The Hunger that focused on the crossover between texture and photography.