CEKMARK DESIGN

Work Experience



2018 - 2019
FocusNeo (Stockholm, Sweden)
Head of Design at inhouse design studio at Sweden’s most renowned full-service signage company. Team-leader to a group of three other designers. Assignments include, but are not limited to, presenting and selling design concepts and solutions to clients; working with FocusNeo’s own branding (the company did a re-branding which included a name- change and total visual identity update in Sept 2018), content, communication and visual presence through print, social media & web. FocusNeo’s clients include Polestar, Espresso House, ELON and Mall of Scandinavia amongst others. 


2016 - 2018
CBRE Sweden (Stockholm, Sweden)
AD/Graphic Designer at CBRE’s inhouse studio. CBRE is one of the world’s leading commercial real estate advisor. With a constant flow of new, large scale financial real estate projects for the Capital Markets team, the pace and expectations to create new creative and visually enticing materials (print & digital) is super high. Demanding clients (such as Tobin Properties, Genova Property Group, Starwood & Oscar Properties) anticipate sales materials that is custom made and exceeds expectations for each new project.
2015
H&M (Stockholm, Sweden)
Freelance Graphic Designer & Final Artist. Graphic Designer for H&M Beauty launch (in stores world-wide August 2015). Secondary and primary packaging for an international market that consists of many different languages and variations. H&M Beauty includes not only a full range of make-up but also tools and accessories.


2012
A S Castro (Stockholm, Sweden)
AD/Graphic Designer at international design & advertising firm in Stockholm. Sketches to finish printed & digital materials. Clients include Sperry Top-Sider, H&M & Gant.


2011 - 2012
BerntzonBylund (Stockholm, Sweden)
Freelance Graphic Designer at award-winning advertising firm in Stockholm. Clients include Jernhusen, Kia Motors & Altia.


2011 - present
CEKMARK DESIGN (Everywhere)
AD/Graphic Designer. Freelance work. Art direction, graphic design, final art, layout, photography direction, content, overall look & feel for clients both in New York & Stockholm. Print, digital work and social media. 


2010 - 2011
Estée Lauder (New York, USA)
AD/Graphic Designer at beauty & haircare brand Ojon at their head office in NYC (with Jane Lauder as Brand Manager). Working with the rebranding and visual merchandising for Ojon, especially in Sephora, Ulta & QVC; US and international markets. Creating a totally new look & feel for the brand, with everything from packaging, newsletters to photo shoots.


2009 - 2010
Ink + Co (New York, USA) AD/Graphic Designer at boutique advertising/branding. Working directly with the head Creative Director/CEO, responsible for the everyday contact with clients. Creating layouts, concepts, pitch ideas and campaigns to clients such as New York City Ballet, MoMA, Tribal, QVC & Nigel Barker.


2009
Corporate Agenda (New York, USA)
AD/Graphic Designer at design studio. Building concepts and designs for digital and printed materials. Clients included MasterCard, Samsung, KPMG, Turner & Abbott Pharma.


2008
Me & You (Stockholm, Sweden)
Freelance Graphic Designer at boutique design studio. Corporate identities & rebranding projects. Layout, graphic design, final art & typography.



Education



2012
Berghs School of Communication (Stockholm, Sweden)
UX / Gränssnittsdesign


2005 - 2009
Fashion Institute of Technology (New York, USA)
Bachelor of Fine Arts (Graphic Design)


2003
Berghs School of Communication (Stockholm, Sweden)
Communication Design


2003
Parsons, The New School for Design (Paris, France)
Drawing and Painting in Paris


1999 - 2002
Viktor Rydbergs Gymnasium (Djursholm, Sweden)
Social Science