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

With a strong foundation in design principles and best practices, I specialize in integrated creative campaigns, branding and digital design, creating strategy-driven solutions for renowned brands, leading agencies and start-ups. - David Platt


Capabilities

Creative/Art/Design Direction,
Hands-on design & animation,
Concept Development,
Creative Strategy,
Pitches & Presentations,
Managing & Mentoring,
Creating Best Practices,
Developing Processes,
Streamlining Workflow.


Services

Web Design, 
App Design,
UI & UX, 
Branding & Identity, 
Animation & Storyboards, 
Social Media Design, 
Graphic & Print Design,
Illustration & Infographics,
Online & Offline Advertising, 
Promotions & Packaging,
Environments & Signage.


Brands

Billboard Magazine, Campbell's, Canon, Capital One, Chase, Chunky, Con Edison, Corbis, Direct TV, Fast Company, Forbes, Gravitas, Guinness, Hearst, Hershey, JP Morgan, Levis, Leviton, Lincoln Motors, M&M's, Martha Stewart, MasterCard, 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


Agencies

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


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. 


Organizations

I'm a contributing member of the Smashing Magazine editorial panel of experts, reviewing articles for inclusion. With more than 4 million monthly users, Smashing is one of the largest online periodicals in the world for creative professionals.


Interests

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