EXPERIENCE

OCTOBER 2009 - PRESENT
ART DIRECTOR
6 Degrees Integrated Communications, Toronto, ON

Clients: Colgate-Palmolive Canada (Colgate Dental Care, Softsoap, Lady Speedstick, Irish Spring, Fleecy), Clorox Canada (Clorox, Brita, Glad, Hidden Valley Ranch, Greenworks), Energizer Personal Care (Schick Razors, Hydro Men, Hydro Silk, Intuition, Banana Boat, Hawaiian Tropic, Playtex Infant and Playtex Feminine Care), Henkel Canada (Dial, got2b, Renuzit, Purex, Right Guard), Ferrerro (Ferrerro Rocher & Kinder Surprise), GSK (Otrivin, Buckley's, Thrive, Voltaren), Irving Tissue (Majesta, Royale Tissues), Tree Canada, Campbell's Soup, Pepperidge Farm (Goldfish), Moen Canada.

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MAY 2006 - OCTOBER 2009
FREELANCE GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Clients: Jamieson Laboratories, RC Design, Cobb Canada, Global Web Solutions,
3ag Systems, Sabre Marketing.

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AUGUST 2003 - MAY 2005

DESIGN IMPLEMENTATION
dossier creative, Vancouver, BC

Clients: Vincor, Okanagan Spring Brewery, Atlas Wine Merchants, Please Mum, Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, AG Hair products, Vancouver Art Gallery, Cordon Bleu and Arts Umbrella.

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JUNE 2000 - MAY 2003

SENIOR DESIGNER
StarHub Creative Services at STARHUB, Singapore

Worked with Marketing and Corporate team to create and produce print and TV advertisements as well as various marketing and promotional materials for StarHub and its in-house channels: Football Channel, SuperSports and Eureka Children’s Channel.

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OCTOBER 1996 - MAY 2000
Designer - Design Director (Packaging)
Addison Design Consultants, Jakarta & Singapore

Clients: Bayer (Singapore), Lion Kodomo (Japan), Bumiputra-Commerce Bank Malaysia, Purefoods (Phillippines), Telekom Malaysia, Keebler (Malaysia), Danone Asia, Warner Lambert, Unilever, Van Melle and Bank Rakyat Indonesia.


EDUCATION

BACHELOR OF DESIGN
Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design, Vancouver, BC


SKILLS

 

• Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat)
• Keynotes Presentation
• Powerpoint Presentation
• Pre-press production for offset and packaging (rotogravure and flexo)
• Photography
• Modern Calligraphy (with Pen nibs and ink)


CONNECT

• Behance  DhaniaKumara
• Linkedin  Dhania Kumara
• Email dhania@dhaniadesign.com