Laura Cortes

Digital Creative Director

  • LevelSenior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsCreative Director - Art Director - UX Designer
  • Margarida Aleixo
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About me

Laura is a Creative Director working for the music and advertising industry. Former Head of Digital Creative at Warner Bros. Records UK, Laura helped drive new ways to innovate in the digital and music landscape, leading creative direction for digital marketing campaigns and content strategy for established and emerging artist's in the UK. Prior to that Laura was a Creative Director and Strategist at UNIT9 where she collaborated on and directed projects utilising technologies like VR, AR and AI. Her passions vary from innovation, technology and UX, to all dance genres, sailing and making Spotify playlists on a Sunday rainy morning. For more and latest projects check out www.laura-cortes.com

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Skills

  • Advertising
  • Design
  • Creative Direction
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop
  • New Business
  • UX
  • UI UX Experience
  • Creative Digital Strategy
  • Pitch Documents
  • Pitch Processes
  • Creative Design Processes
  • UI UX Strategy
  • Creative Digital Direction

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  • Warner Music Group

    Warner Music Group

    • Music
  • UNIT9

    UNIT9

    • Advertising
  • Nexus Studios

    Nexus Studios

    • Advertising
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    Leya

    Work history

    Currently

    Freelance Director

    Nexus Studios

    Nov 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance

    2017

    Head of Digital

    Warner Music Group

    Sep 2016 - Nov 2017
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time

    2016

    Creative Strategist & Director

    UNIT9

    Jul 2014 - Jun 2016
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • Lead creative during production, new business proposals, creative strategy for internal and client facing projects.

    2014

    UI/UX Designer

    UNIT9

    Dec 2013 - Jul 2014
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • User Experience designer. Worked with clients like - Disney, J&J, HP

    2013

    Digital Designer

    Switch United

    Feb 2013 - Oct 2013
    • Vancouver, Canada
    • Full Time
    • User Experience Design, Information Architecture, Visual Design for TV producers, Networks and Transmedia Conferences clients. Part of the creative team, brainstorm stage and responsible for user research and part of the content strategy.

    2011

    Multimedia Designer

    Leya

    Nov 2009 - Nov 2011
    • Lisbon, Portugal
    • Full Time

    Education

    Currently

    Post-graduate in Digital Experience Design

    Vancouver Film School

    Dec 2011
    • Vancouver, Canada

    2011

    Sep 2009 - Nov 2011
    • Lisbon, Portugal
    • New Media and Web

    2009

    Sep 2006 - Sep 2009
    • Lisbon, Portugal
    • Communication Design

    Awards

    2015

    FWA Site of the day

    UNIT9

    • http://www.thefwa.com/site/become-a-kingsman?p=unit9

    2014

    Cannes Lions 2014

    UNIT9

    • J&J Hello My Name Means Campaign and website http://www.laura-cortes.com/hello-my-name-means/