Mark Hebblewhite, born in London, he likes ideas and loves inspiration; he is constantly challenging himself and is motivated in finding solutions to problems. He has extensive knowledge in marketing, design, video, photography and business strategies within social media and is renowned for his entrepreneurial spirit.
He gained his degree at UCA (University of the Creative Arts), thereafter he started his career in the early 90s working with the fashion house Courtaulds – analysing global trends and interpreting them into designs which were sold to clients such as: Top Shop, Miss Selfridges and Dorothy Perkins; his services had also been utilised by Vivien Westward, Helen Storey and Arbela Pollen. He also worked part-time as a music photographic journalist; his photographs have been published across national and international press.
In 1996, he was inspired by the then new technology called: ‘The Internet’ and proceeded in teaching himself web design. This lead to a change in his career and started working as a teacher at a London training college, where he became the originator of the first web design course in the UK, which later became part of the UK’s national curriculum.
In 1998, he moved to a spread of design agencies: MotorTrak, 1eEurope and also ran his own agency for five years. He worked across a range of integrated accounts including: Mercedes Benz, FT.com, Porsche, Fidelity Investments, Peugeot, Jaguar, Euro Tunnel, HR Owen, BT, Corgi Gas, Ogilvy, Jupiter Asset Management and Aviva Investors, where he headed-up the digital team. Mark has now branched out as a freelancer, gaining clients such as Canada Life, YMCA and Covent Garden.
Mark now works as a freelancer/consultant offering digital design/marketing in the following:
- Front end web design and architecture
- Social media campaign management
- Email marketing
- Corporate video creation and editing
- Corporate photography
- Lecturing (creativity & social media)
Effective use of Social media, SEO, email marketing, e-marketing and marketing trends
Photography, Lighting, Video, Adobe Audition, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, CD-Rom production, ProCoder, Media Cleaner, Cameraman, Typing speed 56wpm