Originally from Sydney, now based in Miami, Christian was Creative Director, Visual Design at Crispin Porter + Bogusky (CP+B), one of the most awarded agencies in the world and was honored as Agency of the Decade by Advertising Age. During his six years at CP+B, Christian worked with the art directors and designers to develop ideas visually throughout the creative process. He was also part of creating CP+B’s current interactive design process which lead to receiving a Webby Award for Best Visual Design for the Domino’s iPad Ordering App. Prior to joining CP+B, Christian spent five years at SOAP Creative in Sydney, then relocated to Los Angeles to open the agencies second office where he worked on interactive campaigns for 20th Century Fox, MARVEL, Vivendi Games and Naughty Dog. Over the course of his career, Christian has worked as a creative and a designer for some of the world’s biggest brands including Microsoft, PlayStation, Bacardi, Coca-Cola, Coca-Cola Zero, Vitamin Water, MetLife, Turkish Airlines and Under Armour. Christian is also currently a member of the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS) and a mentor for the International Council of Design (ico-D) network.
ART DIRECTORS CLUB
A nonprofit membership organization boasting one of the most concentrated groups of creative talent in the world, ADC’s mission is to connect, educate and inspire creative professionals around the globe through its programming. From its Manhattan gallery to its international membership base, ADC provides a neutral forum for creatives of all levels to network, learn and grow.
A global network that shares common issues, commitments and standards. Members create a unified voice for the global design community and drive a high level dialogue on the leading role design plays in society, culture and the economy.
THE WEBBY AWARDS
Established in 1996 during the Web’s infancy, The Webbys is presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS) — a 1,000+ member judging body. The Academy is comprised of Executive Members, leading Web experts, business figures, luminaries, visionaries and creative celebrities,and Associate Members who are former Webby Winners, Nominees and other Internet professionals.
THE INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF DIGITAL ARTS AND SCIENCES
The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences was founded in 1998 to help drive the creative, technical, and professional progress of the Internet and evolving forms of interactive media.
NEWS EDITOR & FOUNDING MEMBER
Australian Infront is a collaborative creative site that was established in 1999. The purpose of the site was to provide a space for creatives to engage on a variety of topics through the forum and to showcase the work of Australian Graphic Designers. Since it’s conception, the site has evolved to feature design related events, news and the work of Australian creatives on a daily basis. The forum is utilized by a large community of over 20,000 members.
2015 — THE WEBBY AWARDS — DOMINO’S IPAD ORDERING APP — BEST VISUAL DESIGN
2015 — COMMUNICATION ARTS ANNUAL — DOMINO’S IPAD ORDERING APP — AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
2015 — NEW YORK FESTIVALS — DOMINO’S IPAD ORDERING APP — INTERFACE & NAVIGATION
2015 — THE ONE CLUB — DOMINO’S IPAD ORDERING APP — USER EXPERIENCE & INTERFACE
2014 — FWA — DOMINO’S IPAD ORDERING APP — MOBILE SITE OF THE DAY
2014 — FWA — @PPRECIATE A MATE — MOBILE SITE OF THE DAY
2013 — FWA — METLIFE “REMEMBER ME” — MOBILE SITE OF THE DAY
2013 — THE ONE CLUB — METLIFE “REMEMBER ME” — USER EXPERIENCE AND INTERFACE
2010 — FWA — COKE ZERO FACIAL PROFILER — MOBILE SITE OF THE DAY
2010 — AMIA AWARDS — MARVEL ULTIMATE ALLIANCE 2 — EFFECTIVENESS AWARD - FINALIST
2010 — MI6 — MARVEL ULTIMATE ALLIANCE 2 — BEST USE OF MOTION GRAPHICS - SILVER
2010 — THE ONE CLUB — MARVEL ULTIMATE ALLIANCE 2 — BRANDED ENTERTAINMENT
2010 — THE WEBBY AWARDS — MARVEL ULTIMATE ALLIANCE 2 — GAMES
2009 — AMIA AWARDS — JUMPER “JUMP THE WEB” — BEST ADVERTISING & MARKETING - WINNER
2008 — AMIA AWARDS — 3 X-SERIES — BEST CORPORATE
2008 — AWARD — JUMPER “JUMP THE WEB” — BANNER AD - BRONZE
2008 — DESKTOP CREATE AWARDS — JUMPER “JUMP THE WEB” — BEST DIGITAL COMMUNICATION MEDIA - WINNER
2008 — IAB AWARDS — JUMPER “JUMP THE WEB” — TRAVEL & ENTERTAINMENT - FINALIST
2008 — AMIA AWARDS — 3 X-SERIES — BEST CORPORATE
2007 — YOUNG GUNS INTERNATIONAL — FANTASTIC FOUR “FLAME ON” — INNOVATIVE USE OF TECHNOLOGY - BRONZE
2006 — ADMA — SAMSUNG D600 “THE INSIDE JOB” — FLASH - BRONZE
2006 — AIMIA AWARDS — 50 CENT: BULLETPROOF — GAMES - FINALIST
2006 — DESKTOP CREATE AWARDS — BLING MY BOMB — BEST OF INDUSTRY IN DESIGN - BEST OF SHOW
2006 — DAVEY AWARDS — 50 CENT: BULLETPROOF — AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
2006 — HORIZON INTERACTIVE AWARDS — 50 CENT: BULLETPROOF — FLASH - BRONZE
2006 — HORIZON INTERACTIVE AWARDS — BLING MY BOMB — FLASH - SILVER
2006 — NEW YORK FESTIVALS — BLING MY BOMB — ENTERTAINMENT
2006 — THE ONE CLUB — SAMSUNG D600 “THE INSIDE JOB” — ENTERTAINMENT
2006 — W3 AWARDS — BLING MY BOMB — ENTERTAINMENT - SILVER
2006 — W3 AWARDS — 50 CENT: BULLETPROOF — ENTERTAINMENT - SILVER
2006 — W3 AWARDS — X-MEN 3 “X-PLANET” — MOVIE & ENTERTAINMENT - GOLD