Art Director/Graphic Designer UI/UX

Johannesburg, South Africa

Work Experience

Gijima Holdings

Art Director/Graphic Designer UI/UX

Art Direct, design user interfaces and graphics for tablets and smartphones; Apple iOS, Android, Windows 8, BlackBerry and Feature phones.

Duties include: designing of: logos, app icons, launch images, wireframes, app prototypes (tap-able), adverts, websites, social media graphics (Facebook, LinkedIn). I'm also involved in product strategy, managing another Designer and overseeing all creative in my devision. Media like: print adverts, websites, email marketing and social media (Facebook, LinkedIn) are used when taking products to market.
October 2012 - Present Johannesburg, South Africa


Freelance Graphic Designer

Worked as a Freelance Designer for a year. Designed and serviced clients independently in the print industry.

Contractual position included duties like: designing of adverts, brochures, invites, posters, banners, logos, corporate I.D`s, signage, reports, booklets, folders, email marketing, websites, social media graphics eg, Facebook pages and LinkedIn hero pages, deep etching. I also dealt with clients independently.
October 2011 - September 2012 Johannesburg, South Africa


Graphic Designer

Designed annual reports printed and online, publications, newsletters, brochures, logos, websites, banners, posters, invites etc.
August 2009 - September 2011 Johannesburg, South Africa



Managing the creative, business, sales and accounts.
February 2010 - February 2011 Johannesburg, South Africa

Black Sheep Concepts

Studio Head/Graphic Designer

Overseeing of 2 other Designers, finishing off artwork for print, proof reading, costing and dealing with clients.

Designing of: adverts, brochures, invites, posters, banners, campaigns, logos, corporate I.D`s, deep etching, annual reports, booklets, folders, calendars, diaries, catalogues, websites & annual & budget
August 2007 - August 2009 South Africa

AllyCat Publishing

Graphic Designer

Design of: adverts for magazines and prepared files for print.
November 2006 - November 2007 Johannesburg, South Africa

PurpleHat Marketing And Advertising

Graphic Designer

Design of: Adverts, brochures, posters, campaigns, catalogues, folders, invites, preparing files for print.
- October 2007 Johannesburg, South Africa



Graphic Design Diploma

January 1999 - March 2004 Port Elizabeth, South Africa


English (Fluent),
Afrikaans (Fluent),


South African Parliament

One of 20 to design South African Parliamentary Emblem



Apps, Apple Keynote , Illustration, UI/UX,