Curriculum Vitae

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NAMES: Riaan Willem.
SURNAME: Wilmans.
ID: 8310175082085.
RESIDENTIAL: 253 St Patricks Rd, Muckleneuk, Pretoria, South Africa.
CONTACT: +27 71 5678979, info@riaanwilmans.co.za.
LANGUAGES:  Afrikaans and English.

Education (latest first)

QUALIFICATION: Baccalaureus Technologiae: Multimedia, 2012.
COURSE:  Multimedia Arts-based
SUBJECTS: Multimedia Technology.
Multimedia Design.
Visualization Techniques.
Professional Practice.
Contextual Studies.
Software: Adobe After Effects.
Adobe Bridge.
Adobe Dreamweaver.
Adobe Flash.
Adobe Illustrator.
Adobe InDesign.
Adobe Photoshop.
Adobe Premiere Pro.
REFERENCE: Herman Botes.
012 382 6145

QUALIFICATION: International computer driving license (ICDL), 2004.
COURSE: Basic concepts of IT.
SUBJECTS: Using the computer and managing files.
Microsoft Word.
Microsoft Excel.
Microsoft Access.
Microsoft PowerPoint.
Information and communication.

QUALIFICATION: CAD Draughting, 2003.
COURSE: Building draughting.
SUBJECTS: Computer-aided draughting.
General draughting.
Mechanical draughting.
Drawing office orientation.
Structural steel detailing.

QUALIFICATION: N4, 2002.
COURSE: Mechanical draughting N4.

HIGHEST GRADE: Matric, 2001.

Work experience (latest first)

CURRENT: Riaan Wilmans Art & Design.
INDUSTRIES: Publishing, Advertising.
PERIOD: June 2015 to the current date.
POSITION: GRAPHIC and WEB DESIGNER.
DUTIES: Freelance book design, brand design, and web design.
CLIENTS: Full-time clients include Boydell & Brewer in the United Kingdom, the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) in South Africa, MOKA Brand design in the United States, Penguin Random House in South Africa, and Real African Publishers in South Africa.
REFERENCES: Can be provided on request.

PREVIOUS: Pearson Institute of Higher Education.
TYPE OF INDUSTRY: Higher Education.
PERIOD: Mar 2017–May 2017.
POSITION: GRAPHIC DESIGN LECTURER.
DUTIES: Teaching 6 Graphic design subjects.
REFERENCE: Felix van Schalkwyk.
felixvs@mgi.ac.za, 072 252 2970.

PREVIOUS: Etiket Brand Design.
TYPE OF INDUSTRY: Advertising.
PERIOD: Sept 2016–Jan 2017.
POSITION: GRAPHIC DESIGNER.
DUTIES: Creative conceptualization, illustration, digital painting, graphic design, layout, typography, logo design, desktop publishing, IT assistance, presentation design, emailer design, banner design, billboard design and poster design.
REFERENCE: Rikus Spies.
rikus@etiket.co.za, 012 345 4062.

PREVIOUS: Insite Landscape Architects.
TYPE OF INDUSTRY: Landscape Architecture.
PERIOD: Aug 2012–June 2015.
POSITION: GRAPHIC DESIGNER.
DUTIES: Conceptual sketches of landscape designs, rendering 3D perspectives of landscape designs using Sketchup, Lumion & Photoshop, InDesign presentations of the landscape designs, updating company WordPress website and print portfolios, and designing print-ready magazine advertisements.
REFERENCE: Theo Bredell.
theo@insitegroup.co.za, 072 237 7199.

PREVIOUS: Deon van Zyl Consultants.
TYPE OF INDUSTRY: Town planning.
PERIOD: Jan 2008–Oct 2008.
POSITION: CAD DRAUGHTSMAN.
DUTIES: Compiling and issuing of Map 3’s, compiling and issuing of Locality plans, compiling and issuing of Terrain plans.
REFERENCE: Deon van Zyl.
011 396 1335.

PREVIOUS: Latter Rain Mission International.
TYPE OF INDUSTRY: Evangelical.
PERIOD: May 2005–Dec 2007.
POSITION: LITHO PRINT OPERATOR.
DUTIES: Setting up the Shinohara printer with CMYK plates and inks, assisting the machine during the printing process, evaluating the printed material, and binding the printed material in book format.
REFERENCE: Marcus Walters.
011 967 1022.

PREVIOUS: Riaan Wilmans Fine Art.
TYPE OF INDUSTRY: Visual Arts.
PERIOD: Jan 2005–April 2005.
POSITION: ARTISAN.
DUTIES: Small business management.

PREVIOUS: Evapco South Africa.
INDUSTRY: Manufacturing of evaporative cooling equipment.
PERIOD: Sep 2003–Dec 2004.
POSITION: CAD DRAUGHTSMAN.
DUTIES: Draughting and editing of mechanical parts, programming of CNC punching machine, and updating the database with new mechanical parts.
REFERENCE: Rutledge Boyes.
011 392 6630/1/2/3/4/5.