Warren Hallam - Print, Web & Video designer - www.MrHallam.com

Freelance Designer at Self Employed

Nationality

Irish

Current location

Ireland

Work category

Media and Design

Education

Higher Diploma

Young(ish), attractive Designer seeks affable employer for friendship, adventure and good times. Must enjoy long, moonlit walks on a beach!

Warren Hallam's Professional Experience

2008 - Present

Self Employed - Freelance Designer

Freelance Graphic and Web Design for clients in Ireland and South Africa.

Key Skills
artist css design Dreamweaver DTP Flash graphic design HTML layout photo photoshop print web design
2007 - 2008

TBM Communications - Senior Graphic Designer

Headhunted by TBM Communications from JT Wholesale
Narrowcast network administration, digital content creation, client liaison, print preparation, invoicing, research, customer service, store and site management

Key Skills
Administration After Effects Customer Service digital Invoicing Media narrowcast Networks photoshop print research site management
2006 - 2007

JT Wholesale - Magazine Editor

Promoted from Sting Home Entertainment to Magazine Editor position with JT Wholesale.
Editing, proofreading, copywriting, page layout, graphic design, client liaison, management of 15 staff members, customer service, store / distribution and sales management

Key Skills
Copywriting Customer Service DTP editing editor graphic design managing people photoshop proofreading sales sales management
2006 - 2006

Sting Home Entertainment - Production Coordinator

Daily management of design work, print preparation, and print runs of all brochures, CD covers and DVD covers. Promoted internally to JT Wholesale Division

Key Skills
CD DTP DVD graphic design Management photoshop print
2004 - 2005

PC-4U-TAIWAN - Technical Director / Partner

Stock purchase and control, hardware and software support and servicing, sales management, customer service

Key Skills
budgeting expenses Customer Service Hardware photoshop Purchasing sales sales management Software Stock Control Support
2002 - 2004

Midrand Graduate Institute - Lecturer

In-House interactive media developer, marketing and sales, creation and teaching of SAQA accredited courseware.

Lectures given in the following subjects:

Bachelor of Arts – Graphic Design : Adobe Photoshop, Macromedia Freehand, Repro Concepts, Mac OS. Macromedia Flash, HTML and CSS, Macromedia Dreamweaver, Director and Flash, Web Design, New Media Concepts

Information Technology :Quark XPress, HTML and CSS, Microsoft Office

Journalism :Quark XPress, HTML and CSS, Repro Concepts, Macromedia Flash

Key Skills
apple css Dreamweaver DTP Flash Freehand HTML lecture MacOS macromedia Marketing Microsoft Office multimedia photoshop public speaking Quark XPress Repro sales SAQA teach Web web design
2001 - 2002

IDWS - Web / Graphic Designer

IDWS (Internet Development and Web Solutions) - Currently Altonet.co.za
Design, development and production of marketing communications involving concept development and the application of these design solutions across all media.

Key Skills
design Dreamweaver HTML internet Marketing Media photoshop Web
2000 - 2000

Presslink / AVWorx - Web / Graphic Design Intern

Web and Graphic Design internship

Key Skills
director Dreamweaver Flash HTML multimedia photoshop
1999 - 1999

Viglen PLC - Test Engineer

PC building and testing, Quality Control, Range standardisation

Key Skills
A+ PC Building Quality Control testing
1998 - 1999

Elonex PLC - Test Engineer

PC building and testing, Quality Control, Range standardisation

Key Skills
A+ PC Building Quality Control testing
1997 - 1998

Wacko Jacko's Internet Cafe - Store Manager

Cash and Stock control, customer services, opening and closing of store

Key Skills

Warren Hallam's Education and Qualifications

2010

Higher Diploma - Interactive Media

Senior College Dun Laoghaire

2005

Certificate - Mandarin Chinese

Providence University (Taiwan)

2002

Certificate - Adobe Photoshop

Brainbench.com

2002

Certificate - Master's Level English

Brainbench.com

2000

Certificate - A+ DOS/MS Windows Service Technician

CCS College (South Africa)

2000

Certificate - DTP & Graphic Design

Ad Creatures (South Africa)

Warren Hallam's Additional Information

Languages

Memberships

Mensa
Institute of Commercial Management