Martin Ixer

Creative Director, Editorial, Content and Brand Development design

Level
Senior
Location
United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

  • Creative Director, Editorial, Content and Brand Development design
  • Creative Director, Editorial, Content and Brand Development design
  • Creative Director, Editorial, Content and Brand Development design
  • Creative Director, Editorial, Content and Brand Development design
  • Creative Director, Editorial, Content and Brand Development design
  • Creative Director, Editorial, Content and Brand Development design
  • Creative Director, Editorial, Content and Brand Development design

About me

I'm an experienced consultant creative director with over twenty years of editorial design experience, both in the UK and Australia. I have worked in almost every strand of consumer publishing, producing excellent and relevant content for all market and reader types. I bring an abundance of visual and editorial ideas along with design flair and discipline. I am self-motivated with excellent teamwork, leadership and management skills as well as being a great motivator and mentor.

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Skills

  • Advertising
  • Print Design
  • Art Direction
  • Digital
  • Design
  • Creative Direction
  • Print Campaigns
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Bauer Media

    Bauer Media

    • Advertising

Work history

2015

Group Creative Director

Bauer Media

May 2010 - Jul 2015
  • Sydney, Australia
  • Full Time
  • • Working closely with the publishers, editors and design teams across the women's monthly lifestyle portfolio on creative and brand development. • Design direction including logo design, cover development, structure, page hierarchy, templates and colour selection. • Quick delivery of prototypes and content stimulus for research projects. • Design brand ambassador for The Australian Women's Weekly, Australia's most iconic and best selling magazine. Responsible for the cover design each month and working with the editor and design team to keep a regular overview of the magazines creative direction. • Managing redesigns for various magazines which required various approaches, from complete hands on design and management to more of a mentoring capacity with the art director. • Overseeing the design direction for 2 major launches, Women's Fitness and Soap Extra. • Major redesigns for Australian Women's Weekly, NW, Cleo, Take 5, Gourmet Traveller.