Shahwali Shayan

AR Creator| Designer | Marketer | Strategist | Entrepreneur

Level
Mid Level
Location
Belfast, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

Side Hustles

  • AR Creator| Designer | Marketer | Strategist | Entrepreneur

About me

Creativity has been my most valuable asset and it fuels my soul. I am a multidisciplinary designer with a focus on graphic, visual, UX/UI and augmented reality design. With my previous experience in social media marketing and digital strategy development, I fuse my design and business knowledge to achieve better results. Feel free to contact me at shahwali.shayan@gmail.com or you can also connect with me on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/shahwalishayan/

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Skills

  • Audio and Video Editing
  • Article Writing
  • Digital Arts
  • Brand Marketing Strategy
  • Online Promotion and Advertising
  • Campaigns
  • Marketing
  • Graphic Design
  • Digital Marketing
  • UX Consultancy

Companies I’ve worked with

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    The Express Tribune

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      Dappistan

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        Justice Project Pakistan

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          YUF. Ltd.

          Work history

          Currently

          Aug 2019
          • Belfast, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • Shahnanigans is a boutique digital creative studio based in the UK (www.shahnanigans.co.uk). Augmented reality Instagram and Facebook filters & masks have immense potential as marketing tools for brands. Through filters and masks, brands can not only engage with current audiences but users of these AR filters/masks can exponentially increase exposure for your brand. - We develop creative and innovative marketing solutions through digital design and augmented reality. - Bespoke Instagram Masks and Filters - Bespoke Facebook Masks and Filters.

          Currently

          Co-Founder

          YUF. Ltd.

          Jul 2017
          • Coventry, United Kingdom
          • Full Time
          • -Co-founded YUF. a tech startup based in Coventry, United Kingdom. - The startup was pitched to Coventry University and was incubated by Coventry University Enterprise Hub in 2017. - YUF. is a smartphone application aimed at bridging the gaps of diversity among University students from different parts of the world. - Developed and implemented pre-hype marketing strategies after comprehensive market research through different research methods. - Identified and validated the niche after surveying potential users. - Recruited and trained approximately 20 interns in collaboration with the Centre for Global Engagement (CGE) to develop and implement innovative marketing campaigns in 3 languages. - Developed Alpha version to collect feedback from potential users followed be an enhancement of user interface and user experience. - Pitched to venture capitalist firms and stakeholders from within the University for seed investment. - The app is currently in development before its final release.

          Currently

          Social Media Specialist

          Justice Project Pakistan

          Feb 2017
          • Lahore, Pakistan
          • Full Time
          • I left my job in an extremely corporate environment to go work for a Human Rights organisation in Pakistan. My last job was with Justice Project Pakistan (JPP) and who work in close association with the United Nations. We defended some of the most vulnerable members of the Pakistani society who did not fit anywhere in the jurisprudence of the country and were sentenced to death. The job entailed the following: - Digital Campaigns - Interactive content - Release of key awareness videos - Management of Social media channels - Strategising based on audience response - Organising Events - Working within the communications department to organise outreach events - Creative content creation - Expanding social media reach - Branding, poster design, banner design. - Report layouts

          Currently

          Founder

          Dappistan

          Oct 2014
          • Lahore, Pakistan
          • Full Time
          • Dappistan is a menswear blog that I started in 2014. Even though the blog started as an Instagram photo-blog it soon expanded to Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and a Wordpress Blog that featured articles. The blog attracted a niche following from the South Asian region and got the attention of publications from with in Pakistan. Through Dappistan I wrote articles that were published in Express Tribune, one of the most widely read daily English Publications in Pakistan. - Brand Development - Digital Marketing - Digital Promotional Campaigns - Strategic Consultation - Social Media Management - Revenue Generation www.instagram.com/dappistan www.dappistan.wordpress.com www.facebook.com/dappistan

          Currently

          Graphic Designer, Marketer and Strategist

          Shahwali Shayan Consultancy

          Aug 2014
          • Coventry, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • Have offered freelance design, marketing and strategy services for over 5 years. - Designed and Developed brand imaging and band identities. - Conducted comprehensive market researches to form conclusive reports - Defining target markets and demographics. - Drafting complete marketing strategies and plans based on market research. - Deciding the best forms of marketing based on company information, budgets and target audience. - Designing, developing and implementing social media marketing plans for clients. - Offering services for cashflow development and profit/loss forecasts. - Writing feasibility reports for clients.

          2016

          Dec 2015 - Feb 2016
          • Lahore, Pakistan
          • Freelance
          • Worked as a Freelance Lifestyle Writer for the Publication with 5 Published Articles to date. Wrote an opinion blog for the website. Featured in the weekly magazine : T.Edit

          2017

          Property Portfolio Manager

          Propertica Pvt. Ltd.

          Sep 2015 - Feb 2017
          • Lahore, Pakistan
          • Full Time
          • - Developed Marketing Strategies based on a niche market segment and selected clientele. - Edited and developed important legal documentation including rental agreements, sale agreements, memorandums of understanding etc. for different properties and clients. - Developed long-term sales strategies for the company in collaboration with the top management. - Liaised between clients (Buyers and Sellers) to conclude on the most mutually beneficial agreement. - Evaluated and drafted reports on potential properties that were added to the company’s portfolio.

          Education

          2015

          1st Class Honours International Business

          Coventry University

          Oct 2014 - Jul 2015
          • Coventry, United Kingdom