Jamie Solomon

Brand Identity Designer

  • LevelSenior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsGraphic Designer - Art Director - Creative Director

Projects

About me

Brand identity designer with over 20 years experience. Driven by concept, guided by strategy, dedicated to detail. Constantly striving to achieve the highest standard of work. An affable and curious collaborator.

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Skills

  • Packaging
  • Branding
  • Environmental Design
  • Corporate Identity
  • Print Design
  • Websites
  • Typography
  • Wayfinding Design
  • Advertising Design
  • Brand Design
  • Brand Identity
  • Logo Design
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop

Companies I’ve worked with

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    Honour Branding

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      Corporate Edge

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        Interbrand, Elmwood, Landor, The Brand Union, Futurebrand, The Partners, Siegel + Gale, Small Back Room.

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          Studio Solv

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          Work history

          Currently

          Creative Director

          Studio Solv

          Jan 2015
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • • Handling my own client roster, managing projects, suppliers and expectations • Developing new business, building agency brand and profile • Recent work includes: – Helping IHG launch their new upscale hotel brand, voco – Creating new visual identities for two fintech start-ups – Re-positioning and visual identity for an international online retailer – Branding a successful post-production and CGI studio in London

          2015

          Design Director

          Honour Branding

          Dec 2014 - Jan 2015
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • • Driving the creative output and direction, whilst raising the profile of the agency • Helping to define strategy, brand experience and naming • Storyboarding and writing briefs for film and animation, including art direction • Directing other graphic designers, interior designers, commissioning and briefing typographers and copywriters • Client facing, working directly with clients including meeting and presentations in the middle east • Projects included: – An airport luxury retail offer for Skysales – Wellcome Lounge, a new approach to airport lounges – Re-branding aviation logistics companies for Saudia Airlines – Pitching with Zaha Hadid to design the new Jeddah transport system – Art directing a film for a new Regus office space at Gatwick airport

          2014

          Nov 2010 - Dec 2014
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • • Helping to define and create brands, taking projects through to implementation • Work included: – Developing concepts to unify Accor Hotels portfolio – Brand concepts for a new Chinese electric vehicle company – Brand positioning and concepts for Swedish betting company, Betsson – Visual identity for DSM, a global supplier of animal health and nutrition products – Developed environmental and wayfinding graphics for RSA's head offices – Define and create the new visual identity for Etihad – Google digital campaigns – Pitching for the new British Gas identity – Created a new visual style for Intu's national shopping centres – Developed animation storyboards and way-finding for LOCOG – Helped develop the Sainsbury’s new visual identity – Created a new brand identity for Virgin Pure – Developed creative brand platforms for Zurich – Concepts for Bentley’s motor show – Helping to communicate the benefits of Novo Nordisk’s diabetic care

          2010

          Design Director

          Corporate Edge

          Mar 2006 - Sep 2010
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • • Leading a team of designers working on major brand identity and design projects • Working alongside the creative director and strategists to help define a brand • Bringing brand positioning to life through visual stimulus, including film • Developed distinctive creative work built on thorough research and understanding • Taking projects through all stages and developing key client relationships along the way • Design implementation across all applications Including digital and environmental, over seeing brand guidelines, briefing external agencies and other key audiences • Clients included The BBC Trust, Cadbury, Colt Telecoms, Durrat Al Bahrain, Historic Scotland, IHG, Jumeirah Hotels, Kia Motors, Land Securities, LDA, M&G, Qatalum, Travelodge and Vertex • Highlights include: – Creating a new brand identity for Qatalum, an ambitious $5.7 billion aluminium plant based in Qatar – Designed identities for 2 of Scotland’s leading visitor attractions, Edinburgh Castle & Stirling Castle – Created a new identity for England's Commonwealth Games Team – Produced a distinctive visual style for Jumeirah Hotels

          Education

          1996

          Sep 1994 - Jun 1996
          • Falmouth, United Kingdom

          1994

          Foundation Diploma in Art and Design

          North Oxfordshire School of Art and Design

          Aug 1993 - Jun 1994
          • Banbury, United Kingdom