2017 - Present
Global Reach Partners
After FC Exchange was acquired by Global Reach Partners in January 2017, I took on the position as Lead Designer for Global Reach Partners. I continue to manage both brands and digital product experiences for both companies.
2015 - Present
I joined FC Exchange, a FinTech company similar to TransferWise, to scope, design and build user centric digital products with their growing digital team, including webpages and online platforms. I reported into the Head of digital whilst also directing a rebrand with the Head of Marketing. I worked regularly with Senior management, running workshops to secure sign off at important milestones. My strategic planning and my hands on Agile approach allowed our products to be delivered quickly, and to a high user-friendly standard.
2011 - 2015
Digital Designer - UX, UI, UCD
I started Dodo Designers from scratch and with limited professional knowledge but burning interest of the web world. Through persistent studying, and an enthusiasm for design, I helped many businesses, charities and individuals secure a professional identity online. I implemented UX methods in my web design workflow from 2013, quickly meeting my expectations that client research and a process based on lean methods and tested UX principles, creates less stress and greater profits for both me and my clients.
Since 2011, I've been designing digital products for small businesses, startups, charities, individuals and global companies using user centred design methods. Some of these small businesses have grown into companies with multimillion pound turnover, with one startup reaching a funding target in early 2016. Since June 2015, I've been the Lead Designer for a Global Financial Services Company with over £5billion turnover.
In the past decade, an awareness has grown for User-centered design (UCD). Whilst many agencies implement a UCD process, many still work on an antiquated system. So why are these forward thinking firms using this system? 1. High Quality Results With users being the sole focus for this design process, the final product will […]
3 years ago
Eventually, the Google+ logo falls out of the factory. I’m also putting together some packs for social networking design, such as banners and DP locations and templates. If you have any other logo suggestions, or would like something specific, drop me an email. I will soon be uploading a file that contains all the icons […]
5 years ago
And now a LinkedIn Logo Icon too! Beavering away at the Google+ Logo Icon, I’m also putting together some packs for social networking design, such as banners and DP locations and templates. If you have any other logo suggestions, or would like something specific, drop me an email. I will soon be uploading a file […]
5 years ago
"Jon has a very good understanding of UX and design principles and can communicate them clearly. He knew exactly what type of photographs he wanted to include in the site and worked with a photographer to obtain what he had in mind. He was a pleasure to work with and this was a great way for me to learn about UX and web design."– Jeremie Coullon
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