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Owen Ingarfield

Graphic Designer / Creative Director

Cape Town, South Africa
Currently Creative Director and partner at NightVision Spaces, an experiential design agency in Cape Town specialising in branded built environments.

Previously Head of Design at J. Walter Thompson Cape Town and Creative Director of RedWorks, Ogilvy & Mather Cape Town.

Passionate about design and branding, I have 12 years of global experience with leading agencies on large brands such as Volkswagen, British American Tobacco, Coca-Cola, Audi, South African Breweries, Smirnoff, J&B, Lucky Star and Sun International.

Work Experience

NightVision Spaces

Creative Director / Partner

November 2015 - South Africa

JWT Cape Town

Head of Design

August 2014 - October 2015 South Africa

RedWorks, Ogilvy & Mather

Creative Director

Design, Art Direction and Creative Direction of through-the-line creative campaigns. Point-of-sale, retail, corporate identity and strategic design development. Overseeing designers and copywriters. Presenting creative work to local and global clients and new business.
July 2011 - Present Cape Town, South Africa

Ogilvy & Mather

Senior Designer

Art Direction and design. BTL, CRM, point-of-sale and retail. Collaborating with copywriters, art directors and photographers. Travel to the Middle East for a regional shoot and presenting creative work to global clients.
September 2010 - July 2011 Cape Town, South Africa

Coley Porter Bell

Senior Designer

Strategic branding and design. Point-of-sale, retail and corporate identity. Collaborating with copywriters, illustrators and photographers. Client Visual Planning and presenting creative work to clients.
October 2009 - August 2010 Cape Town, South Africa

Ogilvy & Mather

Designer / Art Director

Art Direction and design. Above the line, BTL, CRM, point-of-sale, retail and corporate identity. Collaborating with copywriters, art directors and photographers.
March 2008 - August 2009 Cape Town, South Africa

Fortune Promoseven

Designer / Art Director

Art Direction and design. Above the line, BTL, CRM, point-of-sale, retail and corporate identity. Collaborating with copywriters, art directors and photographers. Travel in the Middle East and presenting creative work to regional and global clients
August 2006 - September 2007 Manama, Bahrain

Draftfcb

Junior Art Director

Below-the-line experience in FCB Impact, CRM and direct division.
Art direction of various national BTL and direct campaigns. Working with copywriters and reporting to Creative Director, presenting to clients and liasing with Production Managers.
Major Clients included: Distell, Santam, Momentum

Retail experience in FCB Activ, FMCG and fast track division.
Art direction of various national retail campaigns. Working with copywriters and reporting to Creative Director, presenting to clients.
Major Client: Shoprite Africa
May 2005 - July 2006 Cape Town, South Africa

Education

AAA School Of Advertising

Diploma in Visual Communication

Diploma in Visual Communication specialising in Graphic Design
January 2000 - December 2003 Cape Town, South Africa

Awards

Loerie Awards

Design - Bronze (Chappies)

2013

Lürzer's Archive

In book Top 200 Ad Photographers 2012/13 (Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority)

2012

Pendoring

Finalist (Klipdrift)

2008

Skills

Microsoft Office 360, Adobe Acrobat Pro, Adobe CC Creative Suite ,