48 Kenilworth Square South,
Status: Stamp 2
Brand Designer with 5 years of experience in creating brand identity systems and developing brand communications including; posters, flyers, branded stationary, packaging, and websites.
Co-founded a startup in Kharkiv, Ukraine, led design and brand development for 2 years.
Art-directed 3 original print publications in Kharkiv, Ukraine
Uses a personal methodology called “brand experience” that unifies, brand strategy, creative strategy, graphic design and web design(digital).
2017 – 2018Master of Business Administration, Marketing
Dublin Business School
Studying modern business concepts with a focus on marketing in today’s digital age.
Integrated Marketing Communications Project(B9MK106): Comprehensive IMC Strategy for CurrencyFair
2011 – 2015Bachelor of Engineering, Computer Engineering
Kharkiv National University of Radioelectronics
Studied computer theories and gained high familiarity with Windows systems. Thesis: Development of the Structure and Specification of an Integrated-Feature User-Experience for Designers
2004 – 2010WAEC, Dowen College Lagos
Relevant Work Experience
June 2017 to
Sales Consultant, Carphone Warehouse, Ireland
In-person marketing of Carphone Warehouse offers and deals on mobile networks and home broadband and entertainment.
Consulting with customers concerned about their mobile network situation as well as their home broadband and entertainment solutions, I provide these customers with a reliable recommendation based on expert knowledge
April 2016 to
Brand Director, Pinewood Medicare, Lagos
Brand Strategy; Multi-channel implementation of brand communication and value provision.
Managing Visual Direction for all products pertaining to Pinewood Medicare.
Development of marketing strategies & plans for Pinewood Medicare
Development and maintenance of customer brand experience.
Management of WordPress website: SEO, Content Creation
March 2012 to
Brand Designer & Art Director, Ao
Ao(moniker for my freelance practice), I offer the following services to private clients: brand identity design, brand strategy, brand experience: graphic design, video editing & animation, website design, art-direction, print and packaging design using a personal methodology called Brand Experience
June 2012 to
Gaming Journalist, Technesstivity
Wrote stories covering news and important updates in the technology industry.
Worked in a team and designed my own graphics to support my stories and those of my team mates.
Assisted in maintaining site content using WordPress
November 2014 to
Design Intern, WORKSHOP Studio in Kharkiv, Ukraine
Designed graphics under direction for company client projects.
Provided Assistance to the design leads in project execution.
June 2013 to
Senior Partner, Spark Development Team
Co-founded the startup.
Taught graphic design classes to team members.
Designed graphics, identities and prints for company clients.
Making decisions with the Founder/CEO concerning design, publicity and company direction.
Generated Leads, and closed project negotiations with clients as well as personally liaise to understand their needs.
Feb 2013 to
Graphic and Visual Media Designer, Natures Own Wonder
Designed custom works for company clients
July 2011 to
Desktop Support Intern, DeltaAfrik Engineering Ltd.
Provided technical support for employees using ticketing system
Helped to maintain the computer infrastructure of the company in the IT Department.
Deployed software enterprise-wide both remotely and on-site.
Installed computer hardware for new employees.
Maintained the enterprise network infrastructure.
Brand Design w/ Logo
Digital Content Marketing Strategy
Video Editing (Adobe Premiere Pro)
Web Design: HTML + CSS
User Interface Design
Interests and Achievements
Digital Garage Certificate of Online Proficiency in Digital Marketing
Illustrator CC Mastery Certificate
Photoshop CC Mastery Certificate
IELTS Result 8.5
Dublin Business School
Digital Marketing Officer: DBS Student Union
Class Rep: B9MK106 Integrated Marketing Communications in a Digital Age
Work has been published independently online;
Logo Design Process with Adetunji for NSUK, Layrz.net
Ao: Colorful & Minimal Business Card Design, ByPeople.com
Served as Public Relations Officer for the Nigerian Students Association of KNURE, from 2013 – 2015, received a Certificate of Appreciation