MSc Rihards Gromuls

Designer / Art Director

Highly experienced Art Director, Creative Director & Interactive Designer with over 8 years of experience in many facets of design and the overall creative process.

About

Resume

Skills

  • Digital Design
  • User Interface Design
  • User Experience (UX) Principles
  • Interactive Design
  • Design Principles
  • Education
  • Mobile
  • Prototyping
  • Storyboarding
  • Wireframing
  • Business Development
  • Art Direction
  • Digital Marketing & Strategy
  • Usability Design
  • Project Management
  • Consulting
  • Video / Film
  • Social Media

Practice

  • Adobe Photshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Animate
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe XD
  • Adobe Audition
  • Adobe Premiere
  • Final Cut Pro
  • HTML/CSS
  • InVision
  • Sketch
  • Figma
  • Wordpress
  • Many Other Digital Tools

Work

Riddle Digital
2013 - present

Riga, Latvia

Co-Founder & Lead Designer

Actively leading, developing and managing an award winning digital agency that is led by honesty, design & high performance cross-platform with extensive experience in creating, designing and implementing digital solutions.

RDMV
2015 - present

Riga, Latvia

Educator

Contributing to help young adults to develop key skills in digital / interactive media, successfully preparing them for the job market.

Absolute Software GmbH
2013 - 2014

Hamburg, Germany

Lead Designer

Specialised in creating, producing and developing new successful digital identities & interactive projects. Closely working with clients / technical team on Web & CMS design. Event planning & production.

Djigital
2011 - 2012

Riga, Latvia

Interactive Designer

Designed whole interactive projects, idea visualisations, Web design, motion graphics, mobile applications, video and post production. Giving consultation on design and user experience.

Education

2017 - present
Transport and Telecommunication Institute

Master of Engineering Science in Management of Information Systems

2012 - 2013
Manchester Metropolitan University

MSc International Creative Advertising (2.1)

2008 - 2011
University of Wolverhampton

Ba (Hons) Interactive Media & the Web (First Class)

Achievements
& Projects

Young Lion Latvia
May 2017
Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity

Representing team Latvia in the Cannes Lions festival of Creativity 2017 in the Cyber category

People’s choice
April 2015
ADWARDS Creativity Festival

People’s choice award in category “Interactive and digital solutions” with the project “www.sajutugids.com” with LAD.

Golden Helmet
November 2014
State Labour Inspection

Gold award in the category “Stress and psychosocial risk prevention” for the project www.sajutugids.com with LAD.

Bronze Award
May 2013
Kiev International Advertising Festival

Bronze award in category G-2 (non-proft internet projects) for the project “1 Million Rounds of Applause for Latvian Olympians”.

Finalist
June 2013
Golden Hammer International Advertising Festival

Finalist (shortlisted) in category E-1 (websites and microsites) for the project “1 Million Rounds of Applause for Latvian Olympians”.

Finalist
April 2013
ADWARDS Creativity Festival

Finalist in category “Interactive and digital solutions” with the project “1 Million Rounds of Applause for Latvian Olympians”.

Clients

Eurolive Technologies, Captain Morgan, SEB, Vivacolor, Mindshare, Lielā Talka, 12min.me, PV, Pitstop.de, LVRTC, Digital Mind, Otrapuse.lv, The Rural Support Service, L'Oreal, Schawrzkopf (Henkel), Veet, Cēsu Mākslas Festivāls and others

Languages

  • Latvian (Native)
  • English (Fluent)
  • German (Fluent)