Allan is a hardworking and versatile graphic & web designer with a solution-oriented attitude and team player work ethic who commenced with The Creative Collective in June 2017, working from the Sunshine Coast office.
Allan started his career as a graphic designer and has been involved in multiple marketing, print and newspaper environments. In 2003 he started his own freelance business, LK Design, and amassed clients around New Zealand from Wellington to Christchurch and Oamaru offering well designed website with basic SEO at a competitive price. This business also offered Hosting and Domain Names and Graphic Design for any media and in the process Allan developed skills in other media such as video, web and basic IT even powerpoint.
Allan prides himself on being reliable, cool headed and able to manage time effectively. Analytical, with technical aptitude and a passion for problem solving he possesses strong interpersonal skills having worked across all levels of business and people of different ages, cultures and backgrounds.
Originally from the South Island of New Zealand, Allan’s skills are very well rounded with experience in pre-press, digital and web (Creative Suite and Indesign) as well as packaging design, working to deadline and an immaculate eye for detail.
He is enthusiastic, imaginative and enjoys problem solving, liasing with clients and the satisfaction of a happy client.
Study wise he has completed a Diploma in Web Design, Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design from Vision College in 2013 and a Diploma in Design & Art Communication from the Design & Arts College of New Zealand which he completed in 2003.