Michael Murphy

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Graphic designer from Glossop, Derbyshire specialising in logo and print design, branding and advertising while also making the occasional website.

Here you will find some of my favourite projects I've worked on over the years.

Personal Profile

I am a highly creative person with extensive experience in graphic and web design including on and offline marketing. I have recently returned from Toronto back to Glossop where I am using my experience to make an impact and to develop my skills further.


Aug 2008 – Current        In Graphic Detail / IGD Prints

Freelance Graphic Designer

Jan 2018 - Sep 2019         HomeLife Marquis Real Estate, Brokerage

Creative Manager

Jan 2016 – Oct 2017      Saville Products

Marketing Manager

Jan 2014 - Sep 2015       Campus Living Villages

Digital Marketing Manager

Aug 2011 – Apr 2013         alldayPA

Senior Marketing Executive

Education and Qualifications

2011 – 2012     Manchester University
CIM Marketing Diploma Level 6.

2004 – 2006     Manchester College of Arts & Technology
FdA - Graphic Design & Advertising.

Awards & Achievements

Astrobiology and SETI, University Of Edinburgh, UK via Coursera, 2016 (92.4%)
Psychology in Criminal Justice, University Of Queensland, Australia via EDX, 2016 (87.0%)
36 x (and counting) One Minute Brief winner for creative advertising.


Extensive MS Office skills including Word and Excel. Also experienced using a variety of web browsers, email software across both Windows and Mac OS and a wide range of design software including Adobe Creative Suite.

Interests and Hobbies

Keen interest in TV and film, true crime novels and socialising with friends and family. I also have a passion for travel which has enabled me to visit over 40 cities (and counting) across 3 continents. I also keep a very close eye on marketing trends and technological progressions.