Fiona Kelly - Digital designer seeking full/part-time employment in a design centric environ in digital or post-production industry

Part-Time Lecturer in Vis Comm & Journalism Undergrads & Public Relations MA at Dublin Institute of Technology

Nationality

Irish

Work category

Media and Design

Education

Masters/PostGrad

Based in Dublin, Fiona designs under the name of Glimmer Design.

An honours graduate of the MA in Interactive Media from DIT, with 15+ years experience in the digital media industry, she concentrates on parsing the client's needs and address's them into innovative, workable design solutions.

Fiona is also a committee member of Interaction 12, the IxDA conference held in Dublin in February 2012. Fiona was the lead designer responsible for branding the conference and applying the design across all mediums from digital to print.

She is capable of delivering beautiful graphic solutions for web, motion and print.

Fiona Kelly's Professional Experience

2012 - Present

Xwerx - Ux Designer

Working a 3 day week, I am responsible for various aspects of projects that are currently in production. Designing for Web, Intranet, Mobile Apps, etc. from wireframe, right through to final front end design.

Key Skills
UX Design Website Design
2005 - Present

Dublin Institute of Technology - Part-Time Lecturer in Vis Comm & Journalism Undergrads & Public Relations MA

Lecturing 1st to 3rd Years in Print & Digital Design and Design Theory & Branding.

Coming from the industry, I am passionate about imparting current design trends and technology. I design my modules to be industry centric and of future value to both the Students and their future employers, while aiming to excite the students about design.

Verified
Key Skills
lecturer
2004 - Present

Glimmer Digital Design - Consultant Designer

I design under the name of Glimmer Design and am capable of delivering beautiful graphic solutions for web, motion and print for clients such as: IXDA, Interaction 12, Festival of World Culture, Electric Media, Arekibo Digital, Refresh Digital, MyHome.ie, Learnex, RTE, Continuum and Intuition Publishing. I focus on producing innovative design for multimedia, motion graphics and print.

Key Skills
Motion Graphics, Digital Design, Web Design, Print Design, UX Design, Animation
2011 - 2012

IxDA - Interaction 12 - Committee Member / Consultant Designer

Fiona was a committee member of Interaction 12, the IxDA conference held in Dublin in February 2012. Fiona was the design lead responsible for branding the conference and applying the design across all mediums from digital to print.

Verified
Key Skills
branding illustration motion design Print Design team leader web design
2011 - 2011

Arekibo Digital - In-House Consultant Designer

In-house Consultant Designer for two contracts of 2 months each for Arekibo working on highend graphics for such clients as ESB Electric Ireland, DAA, RTE Radio Website & Player, Saorview TV. Actively seeking more inhouse contracting roles.

Key Skills
Digital Design, Web Design, UX Design
2010 - 2010

MUZU.tv - Consultant Designer

In-house Consultant Designer for MUZU TV, a online music video site, who also broadcast gigs and programmes via live streaming from their studios. I designed, produced and managed all manner of static and motion projects for MUZU and their client’s needs, particularly various projects for artists of major music labels such as Sony, Warner, EMI and Universal. Working primarily for the marketing department and supporting the studio managers motion graphical visual requirements.

Key Skills
Motion Graphics, Animation, Social Media Design, Web Design
2008 - 2009

Fat Kitty Films - Producer

Fat Kitty Film is a partnership comprising of Fiona Kelly, Jessie Ward, Lauren Kerchner and Susan Morrell.

Key Skills
film
2000 - 2003

EmergeSmart Ltd. - Senior Designer

As a Senior Multimedia Designer and Project Manager, I managed a graphics team in designed and developed high-end purpose built e-Learning packages for the training market of clients such as: One2One, TAP, Shell and Microsoft.

Key Skills
Motion Design, Sequencing Editor, Animation, E-Learning Design, Interface Design Motion Design, Sequencing Editor, Animation, E-Learning Design, Interface Design, Team Leader, Project Manager
1999 - 2000

Cosmedia Dublin - Multimedia Designer

As the Multimedia designer and developer, I created Corporate Presentations from concept to final stages for delivery on CD-ROM, web and other formats for clients such as: Guess Watches, Bank of Ireland, Medmedia Design, C.I.E. & Cahill May Roberts

Key Skills
Multimedia Designer, Motion Design, Animation, Web Design, Interface Design
1997 - 1999

Riverdeep - Sequencing Editor

Lead Post-Production Editor which entailed sequencing, animation production and sound editing of children’s educational software for the American market

Key Skills
Sequencing Editor, Sound Editor, Animation
1996 - 1997

Pixel Magic (Ireland) - Games Designer & Sequencer

Responsible for product design & animation sequencing of various game titles aimed at the kids market. Titles worked on included Robin Hood & Ghost Castle. All were published by Ravensburger.

Verified
Key Skills
Animation Packaging Design Sequencing Editor

Fiona Kelly's Education and Qualifications

2004

Masters/PostGrad - MA, Interactive Media

Dublin Institute of Technology

1989

second level/high school education -

Loreto College, St. Stephen's Green

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