John Lloyd is a graphic designer and founding partner of the international design consultancy, Lloyd Northover. Today, John continues to practise as an independent designer, artist, writer and consultant.
John Lloyd, graphic designer, started his design career in 1960, as an apprentice lithographic artist in the printing industry. He began full-time study in 1964, first at South West Essex School of Art and in 1965 at the London College of Printing. On graduating in 1968, he joined Allied International Designers, leaving in 1975 to found Lloyd Northover. John has been a teacher and examiner at the London College of Printing (now the London College of Communication), an examiner at Nottingham Trent University, and a D&AD jury member. He was Chairman of the British Design Export Group from 1983-85. With fellow designer, Jim Northover, he has won many awards, including the Grand Prix in the International Design Effectiveness Awards, and the International Gold Award at the New York Art Directors Club. He has worked around the world and has spoken at conferences in Europe, North America and Asia.
International Design Effectiveness Awards: Winner, National Savings and Investments, Digital Media 2005. Winner, JMC, Digital Media 2001. Winner, Partek, Corporate Identity 1998. Winner, Amtico, Office and Commercial Interiors 1992. Grand Prix, Courtaulds, Corporate Identity 1989. New York Art Directors Club: International Gold Award for Packaging Design 1989.
Papers on corporate design and design management given at: London College of Communication 2005. Brand Asset Seminars, London 2001/2. Design Council Design in Business Week, London 2000. Institute of Directors, London 1999. China External Trade Development Council (CETRA), Taiwan 1998. Marketing Week Corporate Branding Conference, London 1998. Marketing Week Design Show, London 1997. Design Management Institute 9th Annual Corporate Identity Conference, Montreal 1997. International Investor Relations Conference, Sweden 1997. CBI London Group, 1996.