Showcase & Discover Creative Work

Kaushal Karkhanis

Mumbai, India
Seeker of excellence in design, user experience and visual communication since 17+ years... loving the journey!

Work Experience

Gusto Design

Creative Strategist

October 2013 - Present

Jigserv Digital

Chief Creative Officer

April 2012 - December 2015 India

Immersive Experiences

Creative Director

February 2008 - March 2012 Mumbai, India

Creative Juice

Proprietor

August 2006 - February 2008 Mumbai, India

Microsoft

Marcom Lead

Managing the Marketing Communication for the DPE team of Microsoft India, I played a pivotal role in facilitating creative work for the developer engagement team - both internally and externally.

Much of my work was co-ordinating with agencies and getting the best results for my team needs, but I also enjoyed hands-on creative work when the deadlines were shorter, to avoid delays and paperwork!
January 2005 - August 2006 Bangalore, India

Hungama.com

Sr.Visualizer

My work at Hungama was a diaspora of ideation, creation, brand consultancy and innovative marketing for clients including from Coca-Cola, Colgate, Bacardi, Airtel, Reliance Mobile, Columbia Pictures, Bharat Petroleum among others.

Created official websites, minisites, branded desktop themes and skins, promotional material, mobile content and Flash based game interfaces.
January 2000 - January 2005 Mumbai, India

JAM Magazine

Webmaster

I began my career working as a Webmaster for JAM (Just Another Magazine) - which remains event today, the #1 youth magazine on college campuses in India.

Created and managed the entire website single-handedly and also contributed to career and technology columns for the print edition of the magazine.
August 1998 - January 2000 Mumbai, India

Languages

Marathi (Native),
English (Fluent),
Hindi (Fluent),
Portuguese (Advanced),
Spanish (Conversational),
German (Conversational),
French (Conversational),
Gujarati (Conversational),

Skills

Content Writing, CSS, Dreamweaver, Flash, HTML, Javascript, Microsoft Expression, Photoshop,