“A passion for design encapsulates
I believe in ‘one on one’ consulting with clients, to become intimate with a client’s business.
a passion and empathy for people
Seeing a client’s business through their eyes is essential to effectively bring the personality of their business or product to
in business and is delivered through
life. This business personality is then captured and projected
visual communication that is
As a designer and brand consultant I strive to make sure my
through intuitive, creative thinking and design precision.
clients go out into the competitive business world with a sense of ownership and confidence in the design work I have
strategic, honest and effective.”
created for them across all mediums.
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y name is Brent Condon and for sixteen years
I have certain skill-sets to compliment a team
I have worked within the Advertising and Graphic
dynamic and execute design projects to the
design industry in both the Northern and Southern
optimum - whilst taking on diverse graphic
Hemispheres. Within small and large team
challenges with a progressive, can-do attitude,
dynamics, I have been extensively involved in
artistic maturity and design discipline under the
the complete creative process (above and below
pressures of ever day deadlines.
the line) for Advertising Agencies, Design Firms and Branding Companies. I have won pitches and worked with high-end clients such as: BMW, Kathmandu, Energizer Ltd, University of Luton, University of Galway, Bank of Ireland, Allied Irish Bank and Auckland Tourism. Upon returning home from Ireland almost three
These include in-depth experience in the following areas: a) In depth experience with corporate
literature, Packaging and POS design
b) Intuitive typography and composition skills
years ago I have been employed as the Senior
c) Global Branding and Art direction
Creative at GEON Print and Communications -
one of Australasia’s largest print and communications group.
d) An advertising conceptual/
campaign back ground
Prior to this I strived and worked within my own Design Consultancy ‘Riverine Creative’, based in
e) Client facing and team
Galway in the west of Ireland for three years.
As a sole trader I built a quality business relationship with the following clients: NUI Galway (University of Galway) Advant Medical (The second largest pharmaceutical company in Ireland) NICCY (The Commission for Children and Young People - Northern Ireland)
f) Web and on-line banner design experience g) Copywriting and photography skills.
ERSONAL DETAILS DOB: 13/03/74
Mel Durkan, Co Owner,
Genesis Advertising, Belfast
Full time Designer
tel: +353 (091) 638810
- 1999 till 2001
Age: 38 Qualifications: Diploma of Visual Communications - Unitec
Arteria Motives Design,
Paul Shaughnessy, Owner,
Full time Senior Designer -
2001 till 2003
Personal: NZ Citizen,
tel: +353 (091) 638810
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e: firstname.lastname@example.org www.dynasigns.ie
Other: Published Author and Lester Manley, Owner,
Illustrator, Fly fishing guide
Interests: Fly fishing,
tel: +44 (0)28 9057 9000
ERBAL REFEREES Chris Wise, Marketing Manager,
AREER HISTORY Scholastic Ltd, Auckland
GEON Print & Communications
Full time Designer
tel: +64 (9) 925 2900
- 1994 till 1998
e: email@example.com www.geongroup.com
Catalyst Design, Belfast Full time Designer - 1998 till 1999
Ardmore Advertising, Belfast Full time Senior Designer 2003 till 2004 Manleys Advertising, Belfast Full time Senior Creative 2004 till 2006 PROVIZ Design, Galway Full time Senior Creative 2006 till 2008 Riverine Creative, Galway Sole Trader - 2008 till 2010 GEON Print & Communications Full time Senior Creative 2011 till 2013
“I have worked with Brent on many projects for
“Brent Condon has designed promotional flyers,
over 3 years. He has been an intricate part of our
displays and signage for Brigit’s Garden over the last
company’s marketing development and branding.
3 years. His work is of an exceptionally high standard
Brent is very talented in design and is extremely
and we have been very happy with it, both creatively
creative. Brent not only provides ideas but solutions
and professionally. The finished work has been a
also. He understands the customer needs and follows
crucial element in successfully enhancing both our
up in a timely manner with high quality work. Brent
marketing and our interpretation for visitors to the
goes the extra mile always protecting the customers
gardens. Brent has been a pleasure to work with and
best interests, he delivers on promises and deadlines
very good at meeting the client’s criteria. I would
recommend him highly.”
Lorraine Eagleton, Marketing Manager,
Jenny Beale, Managing Director,
ADVANT MEDICAL Ltd.
Brigit’s Garden Celtic Centre.
tel: +353 (091) 746675
tel: +353(0)91 550905
“Riverine Creative (Brent Condon) has worked closely
“For us at Steadfast Financial Consulting, Brent
with NICCY over the last number of years, delivering
Condon has been a breath of fresh-air to the whole
a range of creative design solutions. This has included
area of branding and design. He has livened up what
the extension of the core NICCY brand into three new
is often seen as quite an austere business - financial
sub brands. These brands were then rolled out across
planning - into what our clients have told us is cutting
a range of marketing and promotional collateral.
edge and very much “21st century”.
Riverine has provided a professional and flexible
We have found Brent to be, not only very creative,
service. They have consistently produced work on
but very easy to do business with and would
time, to the brief and within budget”.
strongly recommend him.”
Craig Middleton, Director,
Communications Officer, NICCY.
Steadfast Financial Consulting Ltd.
tel: +44 028 90 311616
tel: +353(0)94 9372383
e: Andrew@niccy.org www.niccy.org
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Job Description: Branding examples
Client: Feeney Solicitors
Job Description: Branding, Stationary, Interior Graphics, Signage.
Client: Connemara Bees
Job Description: Branding, POS, Packaging
Job Description: Branding, Stationary, Packaging, Press Ads, Signage - Shop Front / Exhibition / Exterior / Directional.
Client: NUI Galway (Galway University)
Job Description: Student Prospectus.
Client: MRI Carna (Marine Institute - Galway University)
Job Description: Corporate Literature, Photography and Copywriting.
Job Description: Brochure Websites
Job Description: Digital Illustration
Brent Condon Creative Services e: firstname.lastname@example.org
ph: 021 071 3214
â€œWhen love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.â€? - John Ruskin.
Personal Portfolio of Brent Condon