My name is Neil McIlroy and I have a strong passion for web design and development. I live in Hampshire and work for a company called Evenbase who are part of A & N Media. I strive to create a rich online experience that engages the user and to make the web an easy thing to use.
I specialise in standards based semantic XHTML and CSS web design using the latest technologies and software. I ensure that every site I produce has pixel perfect markup and I'm fully conversant with cross browser compatibility/quirks and W3C compliance.
Each site I design is built to be SEO friendly using the latest design principles and techniques. With a strong emphasis on UX and UI / identity design I have a proven track record of producing creative, professional websites that actually work.
My specialities include:
Evenbase Sep 2011 - Present
I am currently a full time User Experience Architect for Evenbase.
More coming soon...
Trader Media Group Jan 2008 - Sep 2011
I am currently a full time UX Developer for Trader Media Group. I work closely with the server side developers so that the design and front-end elements integrate well with the server side development.
Atmel Aug 2007 - Nov 2007
Designed a new range of graphical illustrations using Corel Draw and Photoshop for presentations, press releases, marketing cut sheets and the website. Provided consultancy on a new web design & development project whilst improving upon and maintaining PHP driven website.
Greater Vision July 2006 - August 2007
Successful liaison with the client to ascertain their design and business requirements for their website and then implement these for a solution, key clients - The Daily Mail, The Telegraph and Londis.
I enjoy football, badminton, scuba, snowboarding and playing the Wii when I am not working on the computer. I also love spending time with my family and friends.
BA Honours Fine Art Degree from University of Chichester Graduated on Second Class Upper Division 2:1
e-Quals City and Guilds Web Design from Highbury College pass with Distinction
References available on request.
Feel free to take a look at my LinkedIn profile which includes some recommendations.
Feel free to send me an email if you would like to discuss your next online adventure.
My email address is:
neil at creativezest dot co dot uk sorry don't want to get hit by the dreaded spammers!
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