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
Creative/Art/Design Direction, Hands-on design & animation, Concept Development, Creative Strategy, Pitches & Presentations, Managing & Mentoring, Creating Best Practices, Developing Processes, Streamlining Workflow.
Web/Responsive Design, Mobile/App Design, UI/UX, Wireframes & Prototypes, Branding & Identity, Animation & Storyboards, Social Media Design, Graphic & Print Design, Icons & Infographics, Online & Offline Advertising, Promotions & Packaging, Environments & Signage.
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, 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
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.
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.
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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.
When not designing, I make paintings, music and take photos with my iPhone.