Hi, I am Antony Cox, a graphic and communications designer with over 15 years experience. I am 39 years old and married, a father of two young girls, a lover of sport and a recent convert to the beauty of East Devon. I have spent my career working in small design and marketing agencies, in-house for large public bodies and as a freelancer.
This experience means that I have tackled a wide variety of projects and worked on all aspects of the design and marketing process with colleagues and clients at all levels.
I have extensive software and production process knowledge for print and digital media.
I am an advance Adobe Creative Suite CS5 user with 5 plus years experience of InDesign and 15 plus of Photoshop and Illustrator. I am also comfortable producing design and business solutions for Microsoft Word and PowerPoint. I have basic knowledge of coding languages such as HTML, CSS and XML. An expert in template construction, photo retouching and image manipulation my technical and production skills have been developed from a design focused perspective.
I also have skills in Art Direction. Creating visual concepts for photography, planning and managing studio photography of products, still life and people. More recently I have developed knowledge of the emerging medium of Social Media with particular focus on the opportunities for smaller businesses.
I have gained specialist expertise in creating accessible content for both traditional and digital new media delivery. In particular understanding and creating structured content for delivery via the Adobe Acrobat PDF format.
But my passion is in assisting small business to get the most from their brand , communications and social media.