Leah Procko

Design & Direction — Available for Freelance

Melbourne, Australia

Work Experience

Freelance

Design & Direction

October 2017 - Present Australia

Studio Round

Design Director

DESIGN DIRECTOR (Nov 2016 — SEP 2017)
SENIOR DESIGNER (Sept 2014 — Oct 2016)

Round is a design practice that harnesses culture and creativity to transform brands. With a focus on strategy, storytelling, identity and communications, we design remarkable experiences that engage people and enable organisations to grow.

CLIENTS INCLUDE Loving Earth, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Melbourne Fashion Week, Melbourne Food and Wine Festival, Rogerseller, The TOM Group, QIC Global Real Estate.
September 2014 - September 2017 Melbourne, Australia

Sydney Opera House

Head of Creative

HEAD OF CREATIVE (April — Aug 2014)
SENIOR DESIGNER (Aug 2012 — April 2014)
DESIGNER (July 2010 — Aug 2012)

Sydney Opera House is Australia's most iconic cultural institution and busiest performing arts centre — host to over 1,500 performances annually with more than 1.2 million in attendance. The creative team at SOH is responsible for strategising and conceptualising festival identities and campaigns, creating intellectual property for touring performances and maintaining the integrity of the SOH brand in collaboration with the marketing & PR teams and producers. The work spans across multiple genres, audiences and communications to make a truly inspiring organisation to be a part of.
August 2010 - August 2014 Sydney, Australia

Freelance

Designer

A year spent travelling through South America and Europe, working on a variety of freelance projects for clients based in Australia and abroad.
July 2009 - July 2010

Spatchurst Design Associates

Junior Designer

Spatchurst is an integrated communication studio with extensive experience in design and communications for museums, curators, government authorities and cultural & heritage institutions. CLIENTS INCLUDED Built, City of Sydney, David Jones, Paris Opera Ballet, Planet Arc, Powerhouse Museum
August 2006 - June 2009 Sydney, Australia

Leo Burnett

Design Intern

A multi-national, award winning agency; Leo Burnett is a fully integrated multi-speed company with a focus to attract the best talent in the industry.

CLIENTS INCLUDED Optus, Samsung, Surf Life Saving Australia
June 2006 - August 2006 Sydney, Australia

Education

University Of Sydney

Bachelor of Visual Communication

March 2004 - November 2008 Australia

Awards

BeST Awards

Gold — Loving Earth Packaging

2016

AGDA

Finalist — Loving Earth Packaging

2016

BeST Awards

Finalist — Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Identity

2016

AGDA

Finalist — Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Identity

2016