Expertise & Skills
Design for interactive media. An excellent eye for detail & passion for good user-experience. An in-depth knowledge of a range of mobile platforms including iPhone, iPad & Android devices.
Social media professional. I have a solid understanding of how & why social works as well as experience in the viral mechanics & technical limitations of social platforms like Facebook & Twitter.
Front-end development & WordPress expert. I’m passionate about front-end, I think it’s important to have an in-depth knowledge of how things work in order to design for the platform.
People person. I like talking to people & building relationships. I'm great with non technical clients & can help decode the jargon but I get on with project managers also & can discuss what might be best for your project.
Keynote Speaker at WSM conference in Amsterdam (July 2011).
Talking about Designing for Social Platforms
Article in .NET magazine (May 2011). Featured designer in the .NET build-off sharing my tips & advice for when designing for Facebook Fan Page's.
Mentor to graduates at London School of Communication & Arts. Part time mentor to recent graduates at LSCA (D&AD sponsored).
Design work featured on blogs around the web. Including blogs like Smashing Magazine, WebDesignerLedger, TypeNuts & CSSLove.
BA Design for Interactive Media. Specialising in User-Experience, Social Media & User-Interface design.
I'm passionate about user-experience, it's an integral part of what makes interactive projects a success. I try to introduce regular user testing across all my work.
Founder of Maido
I founded Maido. A digital execution agency specialising in interactive & social media projects. We work with brands and agencies to help create positive user-centric experiences. Mixing form & function to create interactive experiences that get results & generate buzz.
Projects & Availability
I'm always interested in hearing about new & exciting projects. Maido typically work on a retainer / project basis so have mixed availability, if you've got something in the pipeline the sooner you can let me know, the better.
Get in touch!