Marty Brown

Communications Design Lead

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom



  • Art Direction
  • Design
  • Design Strategy
  • Interaction Design
  • Project Management
  • Graphic Design
  • Design Research
  • UX
  • UI
  • Filmmaking
  • Front End Design
  • Concept and Ideation
  • Journalism Copywriting Skills
  • Exhibition Deisgn

Work history


Communications Design Lead


Jun 2015
  • Full time position. Both directing and working within multi-disciplinary teams to deliver high-quality insight, innovation and execution for a range of major clients across retail, digital, branding, product and communications. Project work traverses a number of core phases, each requiring a unique set of skills and processes: from consumer research to strategy, to ideation, prototyping and user testing, to final execution at both conceptual and production resolutions.



Marilyn Sons

Feb 2006 - Dec 2009
  • Full-time position. As part of a team of five, I worked on a diverse array of projects in a wide range of media, including: • Art Direction and Graphic Design for print, outdoor and point-of-sale • Television commercials • Concept and production of fashion campaign shoots • Website design • Corporate identity • Production design for film • Publishing • Packaging • Illustration • Video editing • Motion design I was directly responsible for a large portion of the studio’s Art Direction and Graphic Design output. Additionally, I was responsible for writing the studio’s return briefs and concept rationales, was lead copywriter on several ad campaigns and also wrote press releases and other campaign collateral. I worked closely and directly with clients through all stages, from the initial briefing through to completion. I was also charged with supervising the work of various copywriters, illustrators, web developers, printers, interns, etc.


Graphic Designer & Writer

Furst Media

Jan 2005 - Jan 2006
  • Full-time position. As part of a design team of three, I was involved in the art direction, design, typography and layout of a rotating roster of youth/fashion/music magazines for clients such as K-Swiss, David Jones and General Pants. I also worked on the in-house publications STU and Fashion Journal, as well creating print advertising and collateral for K-Swiss and Royal Elastics.



Bachelor of Design

National School of Design

Feb 2003 - Dec 2006
  • Visual Communication