I'M A DESIGN / ART / CREATIVE DIRECTOR WORKING UNDER THE NAME MARTIAN DESIGN LLC.

I have a strong foundation in design principles and industry best practice and handle all aspects and phases of the creative process including hands-on design and motion, managing and mentoring teams as well as presenting and pitching work to clients.  I specialize in integrated campaigns, creating strategy-driven solutions for world-renowned brands, leading agencies and start-ups. - David Platt

Services

• Web/Responsive design
• Mobile/App design
• UI/UX, wireframes & prototypes
• Branding & identity
• Motion design & storyboards
• Digital/Print advertising
• Digital/Print marketing
• Social media design
• Promotions & packaging
• Presentations
• Environments & signage
• Icons & infographics

Capabilities

• Creative/Art/Design direction
• Managing creative teams
• Mentoring junior creatives
• Pitches & presentations
• Interfacing with clients
• Hands-on design
• Hands-on motion design
• Concept development
• Creative strategy
• Creating best practices
• Developing processes
• Streamlining workflow


Clients

Billboard Magazine, Direct TV, Fast Company, Forbes, Gravitas, Leviton, Martha Stewart, Transperfect, Showtime, Sony Music

Agencies

Adam & Eve/DDB, Arnold, Berlin Cameron, Blast Radius, Cramer & Krasselt, Domani Studios, FCB, Geometry, Heartbeat Ideas, IMC2, Interbrand, JWT, Launchpad, Mcgarrybowen, Medicus, Merkley & Partners, MRM/McCann, Piston, Possible, Rapp Collins, Razorfish, Rebellion, Stag & Hare, Saatchi & Saatchi, Seigel+Gale, Tribal, Wunderman and 360i
 

Brands

Billboard Magazine, Campbell's, Canon, Capital One, Chase, Chunky, Con Edison, Corbis, Dell, Direct TV, Fast Company, Forbes, Gravitas, Guinness, Hearst, Hershey, JP Morgan, Levis, Leviton, Lincoln Motors, M&M's, Martha Stewart, MasterCard, Novartis, Olympus, Pearl Izumi, Pepperidge Farm, Revlon, SAP, Showtime, Simon & Schuster, St. Regis, Smuckers, Sony Music, TD Ameritrade, The Yankees, T-Mobile, Transperfect, Uncle Ben's and Verizon


Awards / Publications

FWA Award, Yahoo Site of The Day, Web Designer Magazine, How Magazine, Web Design Index.


Network

For projects requiring full-service, I utilize my network of professional colleagues with a broad range of talent and specialist expertise including coding, copywriting, photography, illustration, videography, 3D/motion graphics, printing/production and more.


Recommendations 

View recommendations on my LinkedIn profile and read what others are saying about working with me. 


Interests

When not designing, I make paintings, music and take photos with my iPhone.