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Akram Dohjoka

Creative Director - character designer/cartoonist/illustrator

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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• I am a creative person who is hungry for a challenging environment that inspire my creativity and to discover new means to present media and ideas to the mass.

• A professional art director experienced in creating corporate identity, print collateral and advertising across all mediums.

• Comfortable with information architecture, project management and business development.
Work Experience
Amman, Jordan
Sep 2011
PUBLICIS GRAPHICS
Creative Director
• Create highly successful and visible campaigns for all major clients such as Orange, Burger King,etc...

• Responsible for the recruitment, training and management of 15 employees in the creative department comprising of copywriters and art directors.

• Ensure quality creative design content delivered on time and on budget.
Jordan
Jan 2005Aug 2011
Y&R JORDAN
Associate Creative Director
• Oversaw the creative product of a team of 20 employees comprised of writers and art directors, including 2 years as acting Creative Director and reporting to the Chairman of MENACOM Group Jordan.

• Supervision of a creative team that has successfully maintained Y&R’s position as the top ranking agency in Jordan for 3 consecutive years, demonstrated in over 50 awards won at the (Jordan Advertising Awards).

• Won significant business as lead creative on major pitches such as Orange (pitch), Royal Jordanian Airlines (pitch), Mercedes-Benz (pitch).


- Worked closely with other MENACOM agencies to deliver 360 degree communication solution for clients such as Orange, Fine Tissues, Kia Motors and Royal Jordanian Airlines.

- Built solid direct relation with major clients, providing creative guidance to support their communication strategies and campaigns.
Education
Jordan
Sep 2001Sep 2005
A.S.U University
BA Graphic Design
Languages
 
English (Fluent), Arabic (Native)
Skills
 
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Photoshop LightRoom, Illustration
Awards
2007
Jordan Advertising Awards
Golden Award
2005
Jordan Advertising Awards
Golden Award