Greg Donert

Freelance Senior Designer / Illustrator

London, United Kingdom
I’m a creative and passionate Senior Designer working in London. I have experience working in a variety of sectors and a multitude of projects. Clients I’ve worked for in the past include Very and Littlewoods with partners such as Disney, Apple and Nike.

More recently I have worked with:
Eurostar, Enterprise Rent-a-car and Carphone Warehouse on digital campaigns for an agency.

I enjoy leading design projects, working as part of a team, mentoring colleagues, seeking new challenges and exploring the future of the web.

Specialties: Web Design, Mobile & tablet design, Illustration, Creative Concepts.

Work Experience

Phoenix Studios

Freelance Senior Designer & Illustrator

December 2014 - Present United Kingdom

360i

Senior Designer

March 2013 - May 2014 London, United Kingdom

STEAK Digital

Senior Designer

As Senior Designer I worked with many new and existing clients within the agency and also the internal marketing department.

My role included:

- Creative brainstorming within the team, and creating concepts.
- Designing websites, email campaigns, Facebook apps, mobile apps, mobile sites and social campaigns.
- Mentoring other designers in the team.
- Pitching to prospective clients and attending client meetings.
- Presenting completed work to the agency.

Highlights:

- Helped to pitch and win several clients including UNICEF and Carphone Warehouse

- Redesigned and rebranded the entire agencys' creative collateral, initially with the website, printed materials and finally internal documents. This in turn won me the accolade of STEAK Most Valuable Player July 2012.

- European Search Awards 2013 - Nominated for Innovation - Carphone Warehouse - Snake Retro campaign.
July 2011 - March 2013 London, United Kingdom

Very.co.uk

Digital Designer

I was responsible for the creation of web designs & concepts for
Very.co.uk including mobile graphics for iPhone & iPad.
Working with partners such as Disney and Apple on promotional pages & emails. Mentoring junior designers & freelancers.
December 2009 - July 2011 Liverpool, United Kingdom

Littlewoods

E-commerce Designer

I was responsible for the design of e-commerce fashion retail websites including littlewoods.com and additionsdirect.co.uk
August 2006 - December 2009 Liverpool, United Kingdom

MGL

Designer

I was responsible for Branding, Web Design & Development for clients in the corporate and education markets. This included developing flash games, creating websites and print materials.
June 2003 - August 2006 Liverpool, United Kingdom

Languages

French (Fluent),