Mark Bell

Executive Creative Director

CA, USA
Belm Designs is a multidisciplinary design and communications agency with a special distinction in the tech arena. Belm Designs integrates a variety of marketing disciplines, from brand identity, website development and print media campaigns to audio/video production and motion graphics projects. Belm is committed to designing, developing, and deploying your project on time, on budget with proven results.

Work Experience

Belm Designs

Executive Creative Director

Responsible for overseeing creative development and direction of all studio projects. Develops and creates creative strategies and conceptual designs to clients. Creates innovative solutions for projects based on client objectives and brief.
June 1996 - Present San José, California, United States

Barracuda Networks

Senior Creative Director

Responsible for building a strong brand and delivering breakthrough campaigns, content, and user experience for $1B network security company. Created a design inspired culture, infusing the brand voice into every customer touch point across multiple disciplines including print, outdoor, and online advertising, digital, web, social, video, print, and events.
April 2013 - November 2017 Campbell, California, United States

Address.com

Co-Founder/Creative Director

Mark Co-founded and served as Creative Director for Address.com, a leading free email and Internet access service provider that reached more than 3.5 million users before being acquired by WhitePages.

Drove the look, feel, voice and tone of a free internet access portal.
Responsible for animated/video adverts for clients and helped architect the user experience.
February 1999 - June 2002 California, United States

Xtreme Games

3D Animator/Game Designer

June 1994 - June 1996 California, United States

Awards

The Telly Awards

Celestix Time Machines

2010

The Telly Awards

Color-on-Demand

2006

Skills

3ds Max, Adobe Creative Suite, Advertising, After Effect, Branding, Final Cut Pro, Flash, Identity, Illustrator, Indesign, Leadership, Logic, Marketing Strategy, Photoshop, Rhino 3d,

Additional Information

List of past and present projects:
Xerox, Symantec, Universal Studios, Polycom, OSRAM Opto Semiconductors, Barracuda Networks, Cisco, Celestix Networks, Legalzoom, Scan Safe, Supermicro Computers, San Jose State University, Actiontec