2002
Present

2002–2005

first class honours

BA Graphic Design (Hons)

Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design, Southampton Row, London, WC1B 4AP

2005

design junior

Belknap + Co Newspaper Design

Clients included Village Magazine (Launch), Tesco, The Belfast Telegraph and Le Matin newspapers (above).

2005–2008

senior designer

Dorling Kindersley

Managing the design of international flagship titles such Earth: A Visitor’s Guide and The Sports Book (above).

2008–2013

freelance art editor

Magazines such as FHM (above), NME, Wired, and Empire, as well as book publishers including The Penguin Group. As well as publishing, I also worked on iPad design, branding and poster design for various clients.

2011–2013

Art Editor

NME Special Series

As Art Editor I had full design control of the NME Special Series (above). With 5 issues a year each issue was designed from scratch to visually represent the band.

2013 - present

Creative Director

Nappy Slapped

All of the visual aspects of the brand are under my creative direction, meaning I have designed everything from the branding and print designs to art directing all our striking shoots. I also designed our e-commerce website (above).

2013–present

deputy Art director

ShortList Magazine

By art directing shoots, commissioning illustrators and designing features and covers, my job is to help make ShortList the best designed magazine on the men’s market. ShortList is the widest read men’s magazine in the UK.


Award Nominations:

art editor / director of the year, 2015 & 2016: ppa new talent awards
print designer of the year, 2015 & 2016: bsme rising star awards