Samuel Austin

Samuel Austin

Designer
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Member since July 30, 2018
A multidisciplinary designer with over ten years of experience working with clients such as Adidas, Mumford & Sons, O2, and Universal. Recently, he's worked with blockchain startups to rapidly build and prototype apps raising over $500,000 in funding. A talented creative with a unique hybrid skill set—branding, UI, UX, art direction, video editing, and social growth hacking—has seen him continue to exceed business and user expectations.
Samuel is now available for hire
Portfolio
Digital Design
  • Haven
    Haven
  • Good Vibes
    Good Vibes
  • AppZaloot
    AppZaloot
  • Rolld App
    Rolld App
  • Colour of Music
    Colour of Music
  • in>crypto
    in>crypto
Employment
  • Freelancer
    2015 - PRESENT
    Sam Austin Design
    • Served as lead designer for a blockchain-based social media app that is about to launch onto the iOS marketplace.
    • Created the artwork for Mumford & Sons' album that topped #1 on iTunes for several weeks globally. My work was on thousands of billboards and TV screens across the planet for months.
    • Worked freelance for clients such as Adidas, Jack Daniels, Universal and O2 mobile.
    • Collaborated with clients remotely to build and grow their digital presence in the form of brand and experience strategy, website, app, and graphic/digital design.
    • Worked with a Melbourne-based yoga studio on their UI, branding, and marketing strategy to triple their income and yoga studio members in six months.
    • Freelanced for some of the world's top advertising agencies; primarily working on international ad campaigns, pitch decks, rapid MVP builds, and website builds.
    Technologies: Sketch, InVision, Webflow, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere Pro, Marvel, Figma, After Effects
  • Founder — Lead Designer
    2014 - PRESENT
    Live Learn Evolve
    • Organically grew the social media channels to over 300,000 followers through strategic content creation and social growth hacking.
    • Handled the entire build of the website, branding, identity design, content and art direction.
    • Attracted over 10,000,000 views across 140+ countries with ongoing social and viewership growth.
    • Produced short engaging philosophical videos for YouTube and social channels.
    Technologies: WordPress, Photoshop, Figma
Education
  • BTEC National Diploma in Graphic Design
    2007 - 2009
    Canterbury College - Canterbury, UK
Experience
  • Branding10 years
  • Visual Design10 years
  • Digital Strategy8 years
  • UI Design8 years
  • Web Design8 years
  • Social Media Marketing5 years
  • Sketch5 years
  • UX Design4 years
Tools
  • Sketch

Location

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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