SLHD HealthMatters July-August Issue32_pg1

Picturing HealthMatters the write way

I had been designing and managing the production of the SLHD HealthMatters newsletter for about six months before I started my secondment there, but with my new role as Manager Corporate Communications, I now contributed articles to it as well. The magazine is usually 16 pages long (with a bumper issue at Christmas) and is published every second month.…

AHA 2012 event guides

Aboriginal Health Awards 2010 & 2012

In 2010 I was offered a new role at the (then) Health Support Services, an agency of the NSW Health Department that provides support services to NSW hospitals such as food, linen, payroll, cleaning, warehousing, IT support – basically all the boring stuff that goes on in the background but is essential to the running…

Investment & Technology magazine - cover

Investment & Technology magazine

In 2004 I was approached by my old Investorinfo boss to create the layout for the startup magazine he was launching and design the first issue. The brief was that the magazine would look slick, clean and professional, with a newsy feel that was emphasized by its tabloid size. I was working fulltime at Money…

InvestorInfo image creations

I worked for a small trade magazine publishing company called InvestorInfo in the early 2000s, that catered to the investment, superannuation and funds management industries. It’s stable consisted of two weekly magazines, IFA and Investor Weekly, Masterfunds Quarterly, Ethical Investor (monthly) and InvestorSupermarket.com, which was a news subscription service that emailed articles to subscribers every…

Money magazine westpac booklet page 1

Mini Money books

Occasionally at Money magazine we would produce small A6 size booklets that were attached to the cover of the next issue as a free gift to readers. These were often sponsored by companies that regularly advertised in the magazine. Below are two I produced in 2007, one a first home buyers guide sponsored by Westpac…

Money magazine covers

Eye on the money

I worked as the Production Editor on Money Magazine from 2004 to 2007. The position involved designing pages for the magazine under the direction of the Art Director, selecting images either from online image libraries or commissioning specific images from photographers and illustrators, managing the print production side and processing the freelancer invoices required for the magazine.…

Ethical Investor cover

Ethical Investor Magazine

In the Noughties I worked as a graphic designer for an financial publishing company, InvestorInfo. They had a number of titles, but when they decided to launch a new magazine in 2003 about investing ethically I managed to grab onto it and got to design the layout and template from scratch. Ethical investing was (and…