Creative Consultant / Art Director
20 years experience in print, digital, film and social. 2022 Experimental Communication graduate of The Royal College of Art, London.
Research and deep thinking leading to conceptual communication.

Having completed my masters inVisual Communication (Experimental Communication) at the Royal College of Art I’m looking to expand my client list across freelance and contract roles.

I have extensive client- facing, presentation and project management experience, in addition to managing teams large and small on a variety of creative projects.I have vast experience as expected in all of the major production applications for print, web and film from Adobe in addition to many niche applications for the production of creative work. This also includes WordPress website development and web languages such as HTML5, CSS3, PHP and Javascript/ JQuery, knowledge of mobile app design and an expanding knowledge of emerging creative technologies.

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2020-2022, MA Visual Communication, Royal College of Art
MA in Experimental Communication at the RCA, investigate new ways of visual communication through digital and physical environments, targeted viewercontexts and disruption of popular platforms and processes.
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2013– present, Scott Jones Studio, Founder and Creative Director
Creative consultant and freelancer for print, digital, video and social projects producing integrated campaigns across all media channels; Physical, Digital, Video& Social. This includes print based projects integrated with digital campaigns, web app projects, website design and build, email campaigns and social media management strategies. Clients have included House Worldwide (CP+B), Argos, BMG, MiQ Digital, Association ofIndependent Music, Reed Recruitment, Miller Harris, ICE Services, Sony Music, The Telegraph, Columbia Records, Alpha Music Publishing, 1965 Records, Big Life Management, Young Kato, Skowt Music App, Karousel Music.Also worked with Telegraph Media Group on several digital marketing campaigns across their product range and rebranding theirFinancial Services product suite.

2009 – 2013, The Creative Corporation, Creative Director
As Creative Director at The Creative Corporation I developed my interests in digital, workingwith talented coders and introducing more print-based projects. I art-directed and project managed many high profile websites, social network campaigns and print projects for Red Bull, Harper Collins, Durex, Waitrose, Universal Records, Decca, Island Records and EMI.

2007 – 2009, BadFormat!, Founder and Creative Director
An interest in social networking, crowd sourcing and bringing the internet into the real world,l ed to the foundation of BadFormat!, a company championing the connection between the connection between online and offline. This manifested itself in a bi-monthly magazine that brought socio-political opinions out of social-networking sites into a printed publication. This also led to a bar/ venue that promoted on and offline communities, workshops, crowd sourcedevents/lectures and workspace for the creative/music industries.

1999 – 2007, Juno, Founder and Creative Director
Creative Director and founder of Juno, art directing a wide variety of projects for music industryclients including record sleeves, music promos, photography, events, web design, tv adverts,films, point of sale, branding, magazines, promotion, marketing, illustration, animation andmerchandising.Clients included Polydor, Deltasonic Records, Distiller Records, Vertigo, WallOf Sound, Universal Music, Domino Records, Independiente, EMI, Mercury Records, MuteRecords, Placid Casual, Epitaph and Interscope.

Selected Clients
House Worldwide (CP+B)
Reed Recruitment
Association of Independent Music
ICE Services
BMG
Red Bull
Universal Music
Argos
Harper Collins
EMI
Island Records
BBC
Warner Music Group
Polydor
Sony Music UK/USA/Japan
Columbia Records
Virgin Music
Domino Records
Mute Records
The Guardian
Oxfam UK
Learning Direc
tSocial Fuel (Tesco, Sky, Durex, Waitrose)
North West Arts Board
Epitaph
Mercury Records
Memphis Industries
Wall Of Sound
Moshi Moshi
Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts
SJM Concerts
Chrysalis
Spotify
iTunes

My work has been included in several publications on sleeve art and been included in Creative Review’s ‘Album Sleeves of the Month‘.

I have contributed to many exhibitions including Liverpool Museum’s ‘TheBeat Goes On’ and Friday Lates at the Victoria & Albert Museum.

I have also had work nominated for ‘Innovation in Publishing’ at the FutureBook awards.

Skills and Software

Skills
Creative Direction
Art Direction
Project Management
Campaign Concept
Pitch Documents
Pitch Presentation
Branding
Digital Design
Responsive Design
UX Design
Site Architecture
Front End Build
Email Marketing Build
Print Design
Packaging
Print Management
Web Production
Film Direction
Film Treatment
Film Editing

Production Software
Illustrator
Photoshop
InDesign
Dreamweaver
Flash
Fireworks
Fetch
Final Cut
After Effects
Cinema 4D
Logic
3D Studio Max
Powerpoint
Word

Development
HTML
CSS
Javascript
jQuery
PHP
MySQL
MAMP
Wordpress
Arduino
Processing
Xcode
SEO