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Katie Murray

Creative Designer

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  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsMid-weight Graphic Designer

About me

I always knew that a creative path would be one that I would follow. I have studied Fine Art, Illustration and am now a Creative Designer with three years' industry experience. One led into the other. Fine Art began at school, Illustration and first class honours followed at university and Graphic Design, well Graphic Design found me! New Blood, a fantastic mad blur of 3 days, resulted in an Internship at Empire Design. In search of more diverse experience I took freelance positions in publishing and marketing. Finally, working for Rufus Olins at Newsworks for two years I honed a broad skill-set across marketing, events and branding. Next was a six month trip around New Zealand and Asia to absorb cultures, people,landscapes, foods, colours and architecture. Currently a creative designer at global Media Agency Dentsu Aegis.

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Skills

  • Branding
  • Logos
  • Print
  • Marketing
  • Event Design
  • Graphic Desgin
  • 5. Illustration
  • Abobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Indesign/illustrator/photoshop

Work history

Currently

Mid-weight Designer

Dentsu Aegis Network

May 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Branding and marketing for multiple DAN agencies and clients: Creating brand identities for global DAN initiatives, such as leadership programmes and marketing events. Working on large scale pitches for brands such as P&G, IAG, British Gas and BMW to produce brand identities, pitch theatre, print collateral and infographics. Working with digital design agency, Isobar, on digital marketing campaigns such as Pringles and Krave.

2016

Freelance Designer

BrandMe

Apr 2016 - May 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Brand and packaging design. Research into competitor markets and research for brand strategy and positioning meetings. Working for brands in the drinks, health and food sectors, including producing moodboards, logo concepts and brand identities.

2015

Junior Designer

Newsworks

Feb 2014 - Oct 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Responsible for advancing and maintaining an exciting and impactful brand for the marketing body of national newspapers across all online and offline platforms, including: branding, print, infographics, venue graphics and web design.

2014

Design Intern

Elwin Street Productions

Jan 2014 - Feb 2014
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Book design for non fiction books, specialising in art and design, culture and food.

2013

Creative Intern

Empire Design

Aug 2013 - Sep 2013
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Visual designer for film posters and marketing collateral

Education

2013

(hons) Illustration

Norwich University of the Arts

Sep 2010 - Jun 2013
  • Norwich, United Kingdom

2010

Art and Design Foundation Diploma

UCA

Sep 2009 - Sep 2010