Adrian Franks

Creative/Art Director/Designer

Brooklyn, NY, USA
Experienced, hard working and highly imaginative creative professional with demonstrated abilities, accomplishments, and creativity. Strong conceptual skills with ability to translate ideas into reality. Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Keynote, & iPad Sketchbook pro.

Work Experience

IBM Interactive Experience

Design Director / Creative Strategist

August 2014 - Present New York, New York, United States

Accenture Interactive

Associate Creative Director / Art Director

August 2013 - August 2014 New York, New York, United States

Uniworld Group

Associate Creative Director

June 2011 - August 2013 New York, New York, United States

Digitas

Sr. Art Director

February 2010 - March 2011 New York, New York, United States

ENERGI Interactive

Creative Director / Art Director

Creative Director for New York Based firm.

Clients :: NAVY, Walmart, Chrysler, Subway, Bermuda, Verizon, & MGM Detroit
April 2008 - February 2010 New York, New York, United States

22 Squared

Art Director

Interactive Art Director for a Atlanta based advertising agency

Clients :: Bellsouth/AT&T, Toyota, OCVB, Marriott, Buffalo Wild Wings, Publix, & Florida's Natural
June 2006 - April 2008 Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Bernard Hodes Group

Art Director / Designer

Interactive Art Director for a Atlanta based advertising agency

Clients :: U.S. Airforce, Bank of America, Ranstad, Lowe's & FedEx
May 2004 - June 2006 Atlanta, Georgia, United States

AMBROSI Inc

Art Director / Designer

Art Director for Chicago based retail-advertising agency.

Clients :: The Home Depot
January 2004 - May 2004 Atlanta, Georgia, United States

DIAMOND LOUNGE CREATIVE

Art Director / Designer

Art Director/Interactive designer for Atlanta base design studio.

Clients :: Sprite & Coke
January 2002 - December 2003 Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Outweb INC.

Art Director / Designer

Web designer/Art Director for Atlanta base internet consultants.

Clients :: Sprite & Coke
September 2000 - March 2001 Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Bellsouth Advertising

Designer

Graphic Designer for The Real Yellow Pages telephone directories and the in-house design group.
January 1995 - September 2000 Tucker, Georgia, United States

Awards

American Advertising Federation (AAF) - ADDY Awards

Gold Regional Addy for Publix Greenwise Microsite

2007

American Advertising Federation (AAF) - ADDY Awards

Bronze Regional Addy For The Orange diaries

2007

Advertising Age

2015 40 Under 40 List

2015

Skills

Adobe Creative Suite, Evernote, InVision, Keynote , LiveSurface, Power Point, Sketch, Sketch Book Pro, Word,