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Employment History

2014 Monza Imports Altona North, Melbourne
Full time with Australia’s leading moto and bike distributor on design and art duties across all channels, from websites and EDM’s to catalogues, large format printing and all associated collateral. Cannondale, GT and ENVE, to RST and Fox, plus a whole stack more, the variety of brands (24 in total) has been amazing to work with.

2012 2020 BMX Magazine online Newtown Sydney
CMS website launch, working in conjunction with our programmer, design and implementation of UI and social networking for a video heavy site.

2004 [R]evolution Mountain bike magazine Newtown Sydney
Launch my second magazine title. In charge of the now growing design teams.

2003 2020 BMX Magazine Surry Hills
Full time on my own title finally and the magazine steps up in leaps and bounds..

2003 Freelance Art Direction and Design under Aquent Sydney
Working across many Sydney ad agencies and design houses as designer for hire.

2002 Freelance Art Direction and Design Emap Australia Sydney
Magazine titles include: Australian Skateboarding, Snowboarder, Australian Skiing, FHM, New Woman. Both editorial and advertising components.

2001 Australian Mountain Bike Magazine Emap Australia Sydney
Art Director and Editor of quarterly magazine and all associated collateral.

2000 Australasian Dirt Bike Magazine Emap Australia Sydney
Head hunted to Art Direct Australia’s biggest motocross title plus all side publications, meaning more than one mag a month. Also in charge of directing junior designer and editorial team.

‘99 Freelance Art Direction and Design Aquent Melbourne
Working across Melbournes agencies and design houses.

‘98 2020 BMX Magazine Middle Park
Launch my own quarterly title. From concept to press, hands on at all levels of production. Two issues came out before I ran into problems…

‘98 Inpress Magazine Port Melbourne
Part time editorial design and art direction of covers on weekly street press.

‘97 Phoenix Magazines South Melbourne
Full time design and production for Australian Jeweller, Jewel, Business Motoring, CV News and Fleet industry + consumer magazines.

‘96 Freewheel Magazine Middle Park
Part time design, photography and editorial for bi-monthly magazine.

‘96 Macleod Media Williamstown
Full time scanning, retouch, film processing, impostion and basic design. This gave me a huge understanding of the importance of file preparation and prepress.

Education

1994 University of South Australia
Bachelor of Visual Arts (2 years finished. Sculpture can happen when I’m retired….)

1992 North Adelaide School of Art
Certificate in Photography

1990 Blackwood High
High School Certificate