SIMON DAY

SIMON DAY

Aka Ginger Monster

I AM FROM EARTH

I CREATE HTML5 websites

I LIKE minimalistic design

FREELANCE Available

OPEN

RESUME

I am a Graphic Designer with over 20 years experience in both the print and web arenas.

EXPERIENCE

2016 – Present

Senior Designer

Sparta Digital

Sparta Digital is a tech consultancy operating in the field of I.o.T. With a view to a better connected and smarter city environment. As well as investigating how new technology can benefit the public and businesses alike. My tasks included general corporate design such as marketing materials, working with the team to brainstorm and implement I.o.T. in new and exciting ways. As part of this I was tasked with developing graphics and animations for use in an Augmented Reality app for smart phones.

2010 – 2016

Freelance Designer

Ginger Monster

For a period of 6 years I worked as a freelance designer in varied fields such as web design, affiliate marketing, corporate identity and just about anything I could turn my hand to.

2008 – 2010

Senior Designer

Tuscor Lloyds

In 2008 I started at Tuscor Lloyds as their senior designer. My role was to update the corporate identity and manage it’s online presence.

2006 – 2008

Graphic Designer

Monkey Marketing

A start-up company that mainly focused on affiliate marketing for the sports betting industry. This role involved designing and maintaining websites, exploring innovative ways to increase positioning in the SERPs and using design to engage potential customers.

1999 – 2006

Graphic Designer

Pindar Set

Pindar Set’s sole client was Yellow Pages and I worked as part of a team that managed the changeover from mono to full colour directories as well as general artworking.

1993 – 1999

Graphic Designer

Kall Kwik Printing

This is where I cut my teeth as a designer working on a wide range of projects from logo design to full colour brochures and anything in-between.

SKILLS

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Illustrator

Adobe InDesign

Adobe After Effects

Adobe XD

HTML

CSS

WordPress

Blender 3D

FAVOURITE QUOTES

Salvador Dali

Salvador Dali Surreal God

Have no fear of perfection—you’ll never reach it.

Douglas Adams

Douglas Adams Galactic Hitchhiker

I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.

Terry Pratchett

Terry Pratchett Dun Manifestin

Build a man a fire, and he’ll be warm for a day. Set a man on fire, and he’ll be warm for the rest of his life.

PORTFOLIO

Football Acca Website

Cheltenham Festival Website

Free Slots

Bingo Bingo

Grand National Website

Grand National Desktop Wallpapers

A Connolly Ltd

Happy Bear

Happy Bear

Old Guy Superman

Old Guy Superman

Paper by FiftyThree

Paper by FiftyThree

Lightbox Image

Lightbox Image

Volume 2

Volume 2

Cross Browser

Cross Browser

404 Page

404 Page

Rat

Rat

SIMON DAY

CONTACT

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Simon Day

si@gingermonster.com

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