Graphic Designer working in Oslo, Norway with over 12 years of experience as a multi-discipline design professional. Also a gadget geek, tech geek, gamer, doodler, movie buff, (rock) music listener and a smoked single malt whiskey lover.

Fun Fact: I did my first design work on the old Commodore 64, programming in Assembly code!

Experience

SilentPixel Design
Fullt Time / September 2012 - Present
I set up my own small design firm two years ago working with several clients on multiple projects.  

Designer / Luup Solutions AS
Full Time / September 2001 – 2012
I have worked as the design lead for all aspects of Luups portfolio, including website(s), application design, office templates, marketing material etc. Luup products is aimed at the finacial market worldwide. 

Designer / Norway Rock Festival
Part time / November 2006 – August 2010
I was part of a small design team creating and developing the Norway Rock Festival brand. Norway Rock Festival at it's prime was the biggest rock festival in Norway attracting visitors from all over the world.

Designer / LibertySurf
Full time / August 2000 – June 2001
I was the design lead for the norwagian branch of the company portal.

Freelance work
Part time / 2000 – Present
Various work ranging from logo design, website design, marketing material to consultant work within social media.

Expertise

Adobe Creative Cloud
Experience Level: Advanced
I have been using Adobe products since 1995 to create material for both screen and print.

HTML & CSS
Experience Level: Advanced
I strive to create designs that comply with webstandards. Constantly monitoring the developing technology of HTML and CSS.

JavaScript / jQuery
Experience Level: Intermediate
Been using and implementing JavaScript/jQuery for various websites.

Other applications and technologies
Microsoft Office (Word, Powerpoint, Visio) – Advanced
Microsoft Visual Studio – Basic
WordPress CMS – Intermediate
SiteCore CMS – Intermediate
PHP – Basic
ASP .Net – Basic
Eclipse – Basic
XCode – Intermediate

Education

University of Creative Arts
BA. Hons. Graphic Design / 1997 – 2000
The school is formerly known as Kent Institute of Art & Design. The school is located in Maidstone - Kent, UK.
Website: www.ucreative.ac.uk

Norges Kreative Fagskole
Advertising and Graphic Design / 1996 – 1997
School formerly known as Merkantilt Institutt.
Website: www.norgeskreativefagskole.no