Curriculum vitæ

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My name is David Gor
I'm a Product Designer with more than 10 years experience as Designer, Art Director, and Creative Team Leader. I have a passion for technology, sci-fi, popular culture, and travels.
Wanna get in touch? Or have some questions? Feel free to mail me.

How to connect

πŸ“« [email protected]

☎️ +38-067-113-48-70

🌎 linkedin.com/in/gordavid

Hard Skills

Product Thinking
Prototyping
Design Systems
Graphic Design
Typography
Icons design
Basic 3D and Illustration skills
Front End Dev (HTML, CSS, JS), like this web-page

Soft Skills

Friendliness
Enthusiasm
Innovation
Idea exchange
Cooperation and Team Leading
Giving constructive Feedback
Culture and Processes Building
Public Speaking

Experience

Bkstg Inc.

Product Designer
Jan 2017 – Aug 2018. Kyiv, New York, Los Angeles

As Product Designer, I have worked with design team on all major products of the company: Bkstg, Standalone Apps, Keyboards. For iOS, Android, MacOS, and Web. We have released few major updates with new features for the Bkstg App, launched Lang Lang App, Row X App for Sony, Arimoji keyboard for iOS. Also, I have worked in R&D on new not announced products and on experiments. Based on our process, I worked in close cooperation with my design team, engineers, QA’s, business and final users. Of course, I carried about marketing and all other necessary materials for Bkstg inc.

ION Digital

Product Designer
Apr 2016 – Jan 2017, Kyiv

I have worked on the main product from the very beginning to release and afterward updates. We have made Brooks Multipurpose Wordpress Theme, includes 50 presets for e-commerce, blogs, real estate, and more. I was the one designer on this project. We worked in strong cooperation with engineers and business owners.

LOWE

Art Director
May 2015 – Apr 2016, Kyiv

I was the Art Director for Coca-Cola, Oreo brands in Ukraine and East Europe. Also, I have worked in New Business Development.

JWT

Creative Group Head
Jan 2013 – May 2015, Kyiv

I was a Senior Art director. Later I was promoted to Creative Group Head, a lead of designers and creative teams. Our Clients was Shell, Craft, etc. We have made digital and offline campaigns and creative communication strategies.

BBDO

Art Director
Nov 2010 – Oct 2012, Kyiv

I started my career in BBDO as Junior Designer and a year later was promoted to Art Director. My Clients was Pepsi, Mars, Henkel. We created digital and offline communication campaigns.

ACME color

Designer
Oct 2008 – Oct 2010, Kyiv

This was my first full-time job after university. I have made package and marketing materials for local cosmetic brand nearly to production. We have launched few new products and new professional cosmetic line.

Education

University

Designer, Art critic (Two Diplomas),
Kherson State Technological University, 2003 – 2008

Short Courses

Cinema 4D, C4D42 Academy, 2018

Dash: Learn to code HTML, CSS, and JS, General Assembly, 2018

UI+UX Design, MEAT Studies, 2016

Design in the Digital Environment, Tilda Education, 2016

Game Design, Gamesacademy, 2015

Graphic Design and Visual Communications,
British Higher School of Art and Design, 2010