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Nelson Sakwa
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Name
Nelson Sakwa
Lover of Both Design and Code
 
Availability
Available for Freelance work
 
Bio
Designer at heart. I love creating concepts that span across various design fields and consulting/working for various clients

I also own Sakwa Design Studio , an early-stage startup seeking to provide fellow start ups and small & medium businesses/enterprises with cutting edge design services
 
Location
Nairobi , Kenya
 
Experience
 
 
Proprietor and Desig
Sakwa Design Studio
 
Role
Proprietor & Designer
 
From
February 2013 - Present
 
Description
User Interface Design , Identity Designer, Package Design, User experience & front-end web development
 
Location
Nairobi, Kenya
Company
GrowthAfrica Consulting
Role
Web Design Intern
From
December 2012 - March 2013
Description
tasked with developing various designs artifacts for the company. Even though I didn't fully complete most of the projects, I was able to make significant headway in the following:

1 Development of the organization's identity guidelines
2. Development of business card concept
3. Design of different facebook timelines for different occasions
4. Production of a new design for the GrowthHub, the tech space arm of GrowthAfrica
5. Poster design for the GrowthHub to raise awareness among college and university students
Location
nairobi
Company
Freelance
Role
Freelance Web Developer
From
January 2012 - December 2012
Description
- Outside contractor for Nairobi Web Space Limited. Given the task of converting the company's clients' designs into content management systems
- Freelance front-end developer and user interface designers currently doing personal designs for my portfolio hosted on the behance network
Location
Nairobi, Kenya
Company
Octopus ICT
Role
Web Developer
From
January 2011 - September 2011
Description
In this capacity, I developed and customize content management systems such as Joomla and Wordpress. I also enhanced other websites with standard web technologies such as HTML. CSS and jQuery.
 
Education
 
 
University
Multimedia University College of Kenya (MMU)
 
From
2007 - 2010
 
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