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Simon Corry
, United Kingdom
 
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54 Church Street
Falmouth
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Brief Summary
Simon is a designer and budding scientist with a passion for telling stories. His ability to combine the creative with the technical has afforded him the opportunity to work with a diverse range of clients; from the New York Times and the Royal Mail to WeTransfer and the Big Chill Festival.

Specialising in web-based media, Simon is able to bridge the gap between design and development; creating both unique and informed solutions that sympathise with the user's experience ( UX ) and maintain the validity of core information ( IA ).

Simon is always looking for interesting opportunities from creative studios, folks and clients. If you think you might fit the bill please don't hesitate to get in touch for a chat.

http://www.simoncorry.com 
Clients
New York Times / The Cantaloupe Group / Nike / The Big Chill Festival / Royal Mail / Valcent EU / Cool Earth / Bleach Studio London / Intertrust / OY Communications / WeTransfer / O2 Telefonica / The Eden Project / Spar
Professional Experience
Personal Profile:

An enthusiastic, articulate and well-presented individual, with a variety
of well versed qualifications, reinforced by relevant work experience in a
number of commercial environments. Familiar & confident in a wide range of
multimedia practices & processes; keen to learn and quick to assimilate.

Skills/Capabilities:

Originating quality artwork using both traditional and contemporary
methods. A series of web based applications constructed through a variety
of mediums including Adobe Flash & Dreamweaver. Several editorial, print
and branding campaigns designed and developed for major clients including
the New York Times, Royal Mail and Nike Europe. Responsible for cash/credit
card transactions and selling company products. Effective time management;
can work in either a team or lone based environment. Providing fast and
efficient services whilst managing customer expectations often under very
difficult and demanding circumstances.

Software/Languages:

Adobe Creative Suite, Quarkxpress 8, Autodesk 3D Studio Max & Maya, HTML,
XHTML, CSS, XML, Javascript, AJAX, jQuery, PHP, MYSQL, Action Script.

Qualifications:

BA (Hons.) Graphic Design
University College Falmouth
2006 to 2009

BTEC (ND.) Multimedia Design
Plymouth College of Art & Design
2004 to 2006

NCFE (Cert.) Photo. Illust. & Print
Plymouth College of Art & Design
2004 to 2006

Experience:

Over four years experience working within the design industry as both
a freelance and salaried designer. Specialising in branding, editorial,
typography, web design, web development, illustration, marketing and sales.

Employment:

Studiospaceone (UK), Brand Consultant, 2010
Dolly Rogers (NL), Creative & Developer, 2009 - 2010
Christian Topf Design (UK), Creative & Developer, 2009
Cnx Web Studios (UK), Website Designer & Developer, 2007 - 2008

Interests:

Science & creativity. Actively participate in a variety of team design events.
Avid budgie breeder. Co-founder of the Boys Who Draw Collective. 
Awards and Recognition
The CSS Awards, International
Award for Design Prestige
SOTD, 2010

Type Directors Club, New York
Award for Typographic Excellence
TDC55, 2009

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