With creativity as the forte, passion for design, an eye for aesthetics and perfection, 15 years of Professional Design innovation with renowned brands as a Freelancer as well as an employee with Corporate houses has helped collate
skills in the real and varied business environments.
Thrive on newer challenges and learning as a contributor, team player or team leader.
Style : Minimalist, Web 2.0, precise translation of the brief and the product requirement.
Design : Planning and conceptualizing, Visualizing, Layout, Typography, Copywriting
Artistic : Sketching Portraits, illustrations, Mix-media rendering, Calligraphy
Print : In depth knowledge of manual, offset and digital print processes & techniques.
Web : HTML, portlet based designs, versed with web 2.0 platforms & trends
Output : Marketing communications, sales tools, posters, brochures, booklets, newsletter, logo, newspaper ads, websites, presentations, whitepapers, iPosters.
Applications : Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, Dreamweaver, Quark Express, InDesign, Corel Draw
on PC and Mac Platforms.
Extensively worked on internally used Oracle Applications for website development.
Strong Aptitude to understand and work with new applications.
Communication : Pronounced peoples skills, translating into productive team player/leader and great understanding of customer brief and requirements.
Effective written communication to express and establish successful interactions.
A calm disposition when working under pressure to meet deadlines effectively and efficiently.
1994: BFA, Applied Art, College Of Art, Chandigarh
1990: School Education 10 + 2, Humanities, Sophia, School, Kota
Born at Mumbai on 13.07.72
Spouse: Munish Kumar - Director Sales ,working with a Telecom Billing Software MNC.
Design, Blogs, Technology, Web 2.0, Sketching.
Nov 2006 to Date
Oracle Corporation, Senior Manager, Design. Product Marketing, Industries Business Unit.
- Created graphical concepts and visually enhanced company content projects including complete
presentations, concepts as part of a deck, whitepapers, briefs and websites.
- Designed Templates for web & print ensuring graphic consistency and rework within corporate guidelines.
- Coordinated with Internal customers and senior management to understand varied business requirements
to be depicted through Complex graphics.
- Created customer facing solution factory projects and imparted training to make it self-service after
initial hand holding.
- Graphically enhanced several Openworld presentations.
- Create Keynote presentations for the CFO, Chairman of the Board and other Senior Management
members, working in direct association with them.
- Created several UIs, websites and microsites for Applications, Industries and other marketing themes.
- Created iPosters and banners using Flash.
- Created Logos and branding elements for new applications.
-Create and release Newsletters
- MyO and UCM expertise.
Briefly worked as Art Director with Avon Beauty Products
at the Asia Pacific Head office with the Marketing Team
Lead a team of designers to create the brochure, the selling store for all Avon products.
Understand and project the global image of various Avon brands in line with Market
requirement. Co-ordinated with various stakeholders to arrive at the end product.
Ensured detailed pre-press checks.
Sept 2004 - Nov 2005
IQ Resource, Gurgaon (BPO catering to the media industry)
Manager Design & Communication
IQ Resource is an offshore outsourcing company, focused on the business media and information services industry.
Handled pre-press, pre-media, pdf archiving, graphic & website design for offshore design and publication houses (Bill Smith Studio and Harcourt Publishers)
Database research and managed a calling team to explore business opportunities in the UK & US
Recruited, trained and managed a team of designers.
Co-ordinated with overseas clients and local vendors, effectively understand the requirements
and deliver in-line with the strict quality guidelines.
Exclusively handled Brand building for the Organization involving presentations, internal & external communication, designed and maintained of the Company website.