Creative team management - Creative Directing - Trend Research - Product Design
On-brand designs & full collections
- inspiring, relevant, commercially-viable.
Hand-sketching & computer drawing
- to fully visualise all design elements
- from concept to delivery in-store. .
Creative whole-brained, innovative thinker
- strong organisational & analytical skills to manage multiple projects in fast paced environments
- collections are delivered on brand, on brief, on time with cost in mind
Passionate about coaching & talent building
- driving leadership mentality into creative teams, incorporating strategies & processes to build world-class design teams.
Passionate, engaged & highly creative approach
- to inspire upper management, cross-functional stakeholders and to direct HTT design teams, insuring holistic collections that match brand DNA and target brand-specific consumer needs
Strong cross-functional collaborator
- extensive experience working closely with marketing and sales counterparts to create market analysis and consumer strategies & incorporating these into creative direction
Articulate and persuasive presenter
- effective delivery of well-planned presentations to engage audiences & stakeholders.
Trend research & travel professional
- strong on visual & information gathering, ability to decode markets for trends & creative cues
Gathering information from global markets & upcoming trends
- via museums, art & artistic events, people watching and in-depth trade fair research
Extensive development & production knowledge
- mixing market trends with actual production capabilities & capturing technological innovations.