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 Scott Barron

Scott Barron

Freelance Creative Designer

Name: Scott Barron
Date of birth:08/09/1989
Address:Edinburgh, Scotland
Phone:07960895370
Email:info@maddesignstudios.co.uk
I have been designing for print and web since 2006. I have worked with single clients and corporate business’ and in that time I have gained a comprehensive understanding of how important good design is. My background in sales gives me a advantage over most designers as I have excellent communication skills for liasing with clients.

Design Work Experience

2006 - present

Creative Designer & Developer

MadDesignStudios

I started MadDesignStudio’s in July 2006 and it has helped me realise the design industry is where I want to be for the rest of my professional career. I have worked with clients from all over the world on a range of projects. Including branding and web to illustration and magazine work.

2013 - present

Director of Design

International Freelance Position (BrewpressMedia Group)

Brewpress Media approached me when they stumbled upon my online portfolio and offered me the Director of Design position earlier this year. I am part of a 6 person team, based in New York, USA and I am responsible for all imaging and illustration for their growing client base. This includes both branding and web projects.

Education

2007 - 2008

HND Computing Studies

Inverness College UHI

During my time at Inverness UHI I learned basic HTML and coding techniques, as well as well as a comprihenshive knowledge of both Windows and Mac operating systems and interfaces.

2008 - 2010

HND Interactive Multimedia Design

Moray Art College UHI

During my 2 year course at Moray UHI I learned advanced illustrating techniques as well as the fundamental skills needed to succeed in the design industry such as CYMK & RGB colour formats, print readying techniques and presentation skills.

Other Work Experience

2005 - 2013

Sales & Product Specialist

Tesco & Tesco Mobile Phone Shop

Working in the Inverness branch of Tesco Extra I gained a
comprehensive knowledge of sales and communication
techniques and gave me the confidence to speak to a range of clients and customers.

2013 - present

Senior Sales Consultant

Everything Everywhere Ltd.

I started as senior sales consultant in the EE Inverness branch in 2012 and helped them reach the top sales position in the region before being promoted to the Princes St branch in Edinburgh at the start of 2013. I am in charge of all sales on the shop floor and I have management responsibilities on the managers leave. I have to have excellent commincation skills to build rapport with a wide variety of customers.

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