Showcase & Discover Creative Work

Liam Roberts

Creative Lead

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Love utilizing my creative knowledge and experience in various areas such as, Branding, Identity, Creative Solutions, Concept Development, Promotion Campaigns, Graphic Design, Interactive Design.

Work Experience

Atlas Graham Furgale

Creative Lead

Responsible for overall visioning, creative development and standards of creative design within Atlas Graham.
Developing creative programs and design concepts that meet the business objectives of the organization and that advance our strategy.
Developing the creative direction/execution of services, programs, or promotion of Atlas Graham.
Generating multiple concepts for campaigns and projects.
Managing multiple projects from concept through completion.
June 2014 - Present Manitoba, Canada

Atlas Graham

Designer

Working as part of the Marketing Team developing graphical layout and concepts across all printed materials.
Updating and developing various websites.
Packaging Design.
Liaising with outside vendors for printing requirements.
Working on multiple projects, prioritizing them to make sure deadlines are met.
January 2013 - June 2014 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Freelance

Freelance

Freelance designer based in Winnipeg, Canada with over 10 years experience in the design field. Worked and developed projects including Interactive TV portals, Web Design and Development, Usability Case Studies and curated large exhibitions from concept through to delivery.
April 2011 - January 2013 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Red River College

Term Time Lecturer

Instructed students both technically and theoretically on subjects within design and presentation.
Provided software training sessions on HTML editing software’s including Macromedia Dreamweaver and Flash.
Provided software training sessions in print related design using Photoshop, Illustrator and In-Design.
Presented learning materials in various mediums - books, internet and audio and visual.
August 2011 - April 2012 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

The Manchester College

Interactive Media Instructor

Instructed students on various computer software skills within Adobe CS4 Master Suite Package.
Provided in-depth training sessions on HTML editing software's including Macromedia Dreamweaver, Flash, Director CS4.
Monitored student growth by calculated surveys and observance.
Participated in staff training sessions - leadership, communication development, and team building.
Organised work placements / experience with various agencies and companies including the Manchester Police.
Liaise with local universities to widen participation and develop Foundation Degree partnerships.
Present learning materials in various mediums - books, internet, audio, and visual drawings.
Assisted students in homework assignment, skills development, and career counseling.
Developing printed material for the college.
February 2002 - August 2011 Manchester, United Kingdom

Eunite Ltd

Senior Web Aand Interactive Designer

Building and developing convergence technology solutions for various clients.
Developer in Interactive TV platforms.
Usability case study developer.
Liasing closely with all development teams seeing projects through to their conclusions.
Liasing with clients.
October 1999 - August 2001 Manchester, United Kingdom

Connect Internet Solutions

Web Designer

Designing and building startup website's for local business's.
Liasing with Clients.
Delivering to very tight deadlines.
Helping support a European Funded course in Interactive Media.
January 1998 - January 1999 Liverpool, United Kingdom

Education

Huddersfield University

PGCE, Education

This course allowed me to acquire the knowledge and understanding needed to appreciate the place of my design and creativity skills in the Lifelong Learning sector, and the ability to identify my ongoing needs for professional development. In particular I learned how to play a full part in the teaching, administrative, and curriculum development activities of colleges or training organisations.
September 2005 - June 2007 Huddersfield, United Kingdom

The University Of Salford

BSc Product Design and Development

A broad and practical course geared towards the innovation and development of new product design including:-

3D Design Principles
3D Design Procedures and Practice
Design and Materials
User Centred Design
Professional Practice
Creative Contexts
Advanced Research Strategies
September 1995 - October 1997 Salford, United Kingdom

University College Salford

HND Industrial Design

This course helped me to develop my critical and contextual practice, contemporary and innovative methodologies, cross-disciplinary and collaborative practices, and reflective studio-based practice.
September 1992 - October 1994 Salford, United Kingdom

St Helens College

Diploma in Foundation Studies in Art and Design

This course is the start of my pursuit in a career in Art and Design. We were encouraged to explore taster workshops and complete assignments, prepare a portfolio for application to Higher Education as well as specialising in Fine Art, Fashion/Textiles, Graphics/Illustration or 3D Design and exhibiting their work.
September 1989 - October 1991 Liverpool, United Kingdom