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David Hicks, Creative Director / Designer
Mobile: +44 07931744177
Services & Expertise
Art Direction - Print, publishing/editorial, books, magazines, including photography shoots
Product Design - Websites, apps, email newsletters, ecommerce design, prototyping/development, UX/UI
Identity & Brand - Logo, and brand guidelines including type styles and colour choices/imagery and tone
Creative Direction - Advertising & Marketing design including creative solutions and concepts for pitches
Digital Editions + Publishing Solutions - Using Adobe, Woodwing, Pugpig Express + more
25+ book designs, 40+ different ad campaigns for partnership brands, x18 logos, x13 websites, x18 mobile content apps, 50+ print and digital issues of some of the UK's top magazines, x2 football kit designs (AS Roma 98-99), x1 Gin brand design, x1 powerboat graphics, x4 GQ Men Of The Year event designs, x5 design talks, x1 record sleeve (Gloria Estefan!), x2 Royal Yearbooks, banners, MPUs, email newsletters, microsites, pitch presentations...
Brand & Project experience via direct/agency
Manchester United, Sky Cinema, GQ, Odeon, French Connection, LG, R&A The Open, Guinness, BBC Studios, World Of Interiors, Premiership Rugby, AS Roma, National Trust, Audi, British Vogue, BBC Good Food, Wired, Here Navigation, John Lewis, BBC Top Gear, Vanity Fair, The Gadget Show, Adobe, Shortlist, England Football Team, The FA, Carlton Books, Motorsport, Rory Stewart MP, Arsenal FC, Panasonic, Sony, Bowers & Wilkins, Intel, Ford, ASUS, Sofa Workshop.
Honorable mentions & Awards
Designer of the Year - Digital Magazine Awards 2012
Adobe Digital Publishing Talk - "How to create digital magazines" using Adobe DPS - May 2014
AS Roma interview - "How I designed Roma's kit for two seasons" - November 2020
Woodwing Software Talk - "How we created T3 magazine using Woodwing's digital suite" - Feb 2012
Computer Arts - interview on Digital Interactive Design for content - July 2013
Digital Magazine Awards - lead judge - 2015-2018