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Freelance Senior Art Director
Sept 2015 – Current | New York City
Selected client list:
Jack Morton Worldwide
Sankara Hotel Group (Nairobi, Kenya)
Sheraton Four Points (Nairobi, Kenya)
Kulor Group (Singapore and Toronto)
The Brand Company, Creative Director
May 2013 – Sept 2015 | Hong Kong
Led a creative team through the creation of new brand conception, visual identity systems, packaging design, interactive design and communication materials. Client list included Sun Hung Kai Properties (Hong Kong), Pure Fitness (Hong Kong), SK Holdings (South Korea), Sankara Hotels (Kenya), Changjian (Hainan Island, China) and Thanyapura (Phuket, Thailand).
Blink Design Group, Branding Consultant
Feb 2013 – May 2013 | Bangkok, Thailand
Crafted branding solutions for numerous internal projects and a multi-use development in Hebei, China.
Freelance Art Director/Designer
Jun 2009 – Dec 2012 | New York City & Boston, MA
Consulted in numerous industries (editorial, advertising, entertainment) to provide thought provoking design solutions. Crafted successful concepts across advertising, packaging, interactive and graphic design platforms.
Selected client list:
Condé Nast Traveler (2011/2012)
Worked closely with the Creative Director in the ad sales department to organize and design materials for the magazine and the 25th Anniversary Visionary Gala.
A+E Networks (2011/12)
Conceptualized and designed print and digital campaigns, press kits, logos and collateral projects for The History Channel and Lifetime Networks.
EuroRSCG Edge (2011)
Designed social campaigns for the Clinique account and responsible for the client to sign on for more work, in addition to working on the New York Life account and several new business pitches.
Additional Client List: Bartle Bogle Hegarty/The Lab (Cadillac), Cheil USA (Samsung), LBi (America’s Elect) and Hearst Corporation.
Junior Art Director | ISMCP
Sept 2008 – 2010 | Boston, MA
Developed and designed campaigns for national travel and lifestyle brands. Worked directly with creative directors, copywriters, illustrators, and interactive teams for Emirates Airlines, Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Abercrombie & Kent, Harvard University and American Express Travel. Designed traditional/online/out-of-home ads, mechanicalized layouts for production and helped on numerous new business pitches.
Concept development, branding, management, advertising, interactive design, direct marketing, packaging design and the Adobe Creative Suite.
Fluent in English.
Conversational in Khmer.
Class of 2008
College of Visual
School of Art and Design
B.F.A. Communications Design
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