Kevin Reid

Location Los Angeles
Bio

Design Director TBWA\Chiat\Day

Animator Graphic Designer Art Director
Projects
3 Projects

Work History

CREATIVE \ DESIGN LEAD
TBWA\Chiat\Day
2011 – Present
los angeles
Many hats, many clients–the role has always been to create or improve whatever lands on my plate. Whether that is a creative brief, a design brief, an end card, a logo, bespoke type, a deck, a poster, a film, a website, a billboard, a 360˚ video, or an installation.
Senior Interactive/Motion Designer
TBWA Chiat Day
2008 – 2010
• Learned After Effects very well and started the motion group at chiat. • Responsible for overseeing quality of all digital rich media and OOH design, specifically motion. • Involved in some pitch work and brainstorming.
Interactive Designer
TBWA\Tequila
2006 – 2008
• Learned how to take something from the creative department and make it better. • Learned to code in actionScript, design for interactivity, and honed my skills as an animator. • Learned that restrictions can be a nuisance, but also make you more creative problem solver.
art director/designer
Basement Media
2005 – 2006
• Learned that project managers and producers are really important to a smooth production process. • Responsible for concept through delivery of web and print executions. • Working closely with creative director Tom Tor, i learned how to properly present work to clients.
Solo Designer
KREIDSTUDIOS
2001 – 2005
• Learned how to be hungry for work, getting my hands on anything and everything that i could. • Main longstanding clients were Evox Photography (automotive) and West Indian Girl (Virgin/Astralwerks). • Worked as a freelance interactive art director at LA agencies such as Deutsch, JWT, Dailey&Assc.,etc.
Designer
Checkout.com
1999 – 2001
• Learned Photoshop very well and then taught myself Flash. • Made a lot of key relationships that would turn out to be crucial to surviving the early freelance years.

Education

SACI Florence, Italy
1997 – 1998
BA
University of Vermont
1994 – 1998

Skills