SUMMARY

Hello I'm Johanne,

Born and raised in Canada, Johanne is a multidisciplined senior art director and digital product designer. With experience working with both startups and 4A advertising agencies. I'm currently looking for opportunities to grow as a creative lead. 

EXPERIENCE

Freelance Art Director, HYCStudios  Present
I take freelance projects from agencies and small to medium scale businesses, offering creative services like design consultation, branding, UI/UX design and social content creations. 

Worked with clients such as: Ogilvy & Mather, Saatchi & Saatchi, Cathay Pacific and more

Senior Art Director, Saatchi & Saatchi HK  2017 Jan - 2017 June
Contributing my strengths in digital activations and art direction, our team aims to combine traditional advertising with effective digital and social contents. Mainly responsible for creating campaigns for Swire Properties in China and act as the main pitching team for new business. 

Content Art Director, Ogilvy HK  2015 May - 2017 Jan
Lead a small team of 4 designers on Art Direction for social and digital contents. Provide creative insight and strategies that aligns with Social@Ogilvy's overall social strategy for different key accounts like Huawei, Nestle and Nike. On occasion, I'll particiapte in user experience projects for clients such as Asia Miles and Huawei.  Our team was recognised as 'Content Agency of the Year 2017' by marketing magazine.

Senior Designer, OnePlus HQ  2014 - 2015
Collaborate closely with the global digital marketing team to generate content strategies and campaign concepts. Proactively lead the design team to establish OnePlus' branding and brand strategy. Communicate with third party vendors and agencies for large scale production to manage quality. 

Product Designer, yWorld  2012 - 2014
Work closely with stakeholders, Front end devs, and visual designers to build a digital product from scratch. Based on different business goals, different UX methods were applied to boost user experience and help build foundation of the online platform.

DISCIPLINE

Creative Strategy
Art Direction
Concepting & Ideation
Creative Team Management
UI & UX 

Content Creation
Social Media Strategies
Product Design
Photography

"She worked as the main senior art director to cover the creative aspect of the business. In this role, she sufficiently demonstrated not just design skills but her ability to deliver conceptual creative and strategic solutions, all of which were highly appreciated by the internal team and clients."

KuenHo Kim
Regional Consulting Partner,
Ogilvy & Mather Asia Pacific

"Johanne had played an important role in OnePlus which helped shape and brought us to where we are today. I believe that having Johanne as an addition to any creative team would be extremely beneficial and I would recommend Johanne for any creative roles in the future. I’m confident to recommend her for any creative leadership roles as well."

Carl Pei
Cofounder, Global Director
OnePlus