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Nur Ahmad Furlong

Design Thinker, (UX)User Experience Consultant at 2beards.co

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Work experience

May 2015Present

Design Director

2beards.co - Ethically Digital Innovations Lab

Design Director at 2beards. co (4 months) 2beards. co is an Ethically Digital-Innovations Lab, focusing on solutions to modern digital communications problems. 1 recommendation available upon request

Sep 2008Apr 2015

Strategic Communications Consultant

the-colab.com - people friendly communications

The-Colab.com is a" No Harm" Communications Agency which helps you develop digital communications. Using Design, On and Offline Media, and a collaborative approach, we offer a full spectrum suite of communications services to help bring people and companies closer together. We want to help create healthy relationships and a positive society by only promoting those things which cause no harm. 23 recommendations available upon request

Nov 2012May 2013

Founder, Web Strategist

startupegypt.net
Founder, Web Strategist at (7 months) An Online space to consolidate and connect the wide variety of startup ventures, programs and resources spread out across egypt and to allow the sharing of information, ideas, solutions and anything which will facilitate the further development of the startup economy.
Nov 2009Apr 2012

Founding Partner

StrictlyHalaal.com
Founding Partner at (2 years 6 months) Strictly Halaal is an online information hub to provide quick & easy access to Halaal(Islamically Permissible) businesses and other information resources. We aim to help those interest embrace a more Halaal Lifestyle. 2 recommendations available upon request Web Design/Development Lecturer at Friends of Design
2008Feb 2011

Design & Web Lecturer

Auditor General's Office of Botswana and Multichoice DSTV in Johannesburg
3 years) Teachingparttime classes on screen design theory, HTML & CSS & WordPress Theme Development. I developed the WordPress Theme Development curriculum as well as a Screen Design Theory Curriculum for some of the courses covered. I've also serviced various clients on behalf of Friends of Design including the. 7 recommendations available upon request
20092009

Freelance Lecturer

Cape Peninsula University of Technology colab.com
Freelance Lecturer at (less than a year) Taught Web Design & Development, Including HTML & CSS
Sep 2007Jun 2008

Consultant

Independent Strategic Design & Web
Consultant at nomad-one.com (10 months) We offer high end design services for web and print based media. Whether you need a logo, business card, A Full Brand Identity Created, website-new designs or re-design, wordpress blog themes. Check out our website www.nomad-one.com for more info. 2 recommendations available upon request
Oct 2006May 2007

Associate Creative Director

Intermark-corp
Associate Creative Director at (8 months) Associate Creative Director responsible for Conceptual & Strategic Development. Art Direction. Brand Development. Copywriting, Script Writing, Graphic Design & Art Direction. Page3 1 recommendation available upon request
Jun 2005Aug 2006

Senior New Media Designer

Liquid Thought
Senior new Media Designer at (1 year 3 months) Design & development of websites, advertisements & brochures, site maintenance, branding, CSS & html coding 2 recommendations available upon request
20062006

Freelance Designer

Liquid Thought Liquid Thought
Freelance Designer at nomad-one (less than a year) Graphic & Web Design, Brand Development, Consultating & Strategy, Training, Web Development, WordPress 1 recommendation available upon request
Apr 2005Jun 2005

Graphic Designer

INTERACTIVE LIMITED
Graphic Designer at SAUDI ARABIA (3 months) Design of logos, advertisements, flash animations & font design
Feb 2005Apr 2005

Design & Branding Consultant

Corporate Identity
Design & Branding Consultant at ICG LONDON(Islamic Finance Events Company) (3 months) Re-branding & development of advertising and websites.

Education

20082008

Cape Peninsula University of Technology
19961998

National Diploma

Skills

HTML & CSS Development

Up To HTML5 & CSS 3 includding the use of CSS Preprocessors. I've also taught courses in HTML and CSS development.

Digital Design

I've been designing for the last 16 years across multiple mediums and leveraging a wide range of software.