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Johanna Tammsalu

Madrid, Spain
Current National Geographic junior designer, Madrid IED Design Masters and London Advertising Graduate, successfully progressing from deviceful dilettante to inspiring international aesthete. An inventive Estonian embracing the simplicity and experimentation with everyday objects to develop refreshing concept for design
work. Inspired and stimulated by visionary teams and curious new projects.
Work Experience
Madrid, Spain
Jan 2013Present
Junior Apparel Designer
Women and Kids´ rugged and technical clothing design for active people who love travel.
Madrid, Spain
Jun 2012
Joti Knot
Freelance Designer
All creative decision-making (design, photography, marketing), Managing resellers and customers
Staines, United Kingdom
IDG International Data Group
Strategic Marketing Services Programme devilry
Clients - Google, HP, Hitachi, Siemens and others, Campaign management in mediums such as – online, print, mobile marketing and iPad apps, Responded to briefs and developed successful proposals worth £300 k in 3 months, Amending and improving designs for marketing campaigns, Campaign Management – from briefing to post event reports, Marketing proposal/plan development by negotiating with suppliers
Staines, United Kingdom
IDG International Data Group
Event Marketing and Lead Generation intern
Received a job offer at the end of the internship
Staines, United Kingdom
Starbucks Coffee
Promoted to Shift Supervisor ahead of long-term employees, Awarded Coffee Master status for dedication and knowledge on coffee, Broke Store sales record in Nov 2009
Cannes, France
Sep 2007
Gartner Symposium ITxpo
part of the event team
Tallinn, Estonia
Art and Design Gallery
Customer Service and Client Care Representative
Art Exhibition Management and Organization, Designing store layouts and attractive window displays, Providing Information about artists and the objects to customers
Madrid, Spain
Jan 2012Present
Instituto Europeo di Design (IED) - Madrid
MA in Design and Innovation
Master of European Design Labs, directed by Jaime Hayon
London, United Kingdom
Thames Valley University
BA in Creative Advertising and Photography (Hons)
Upper Second Class Honors, Distinction in Final Advertising Project, Principles of Marketing, and Advertising Production, University’s representative at DA&D New Blood exhibition
Tallinn, Estonia
Liivalaija Gümnasium
High School
Focus area: Social Sciences, Certificate Average 4.5 (out of possible 5.0)
Estonian (Native), English (Fluent), Spanish (Beginner)
Adobe Creative Suit CS6, Autocad, FinalCutPro, MS Office
Estonian Culture Capital
IED Instituto de Europeo di Design
Design and Innovation Scholarship