Profile

Nassos is a designer trying to make people and digital technology play nice. He gained a vast and diverse experience, working in the creative field for more than 15 years, with both managing and hands-on skills universally recognised by his peers and supervisors. He is curious about new technologies, and how they can be used on breakthrough communication ideas and solutions. His practice focuses on design systems that bridge digital and analog formats, using the qualities of each to the other’s advantage.

Areas of Expertise

  • Creative & Art Direction.
  • Developing ideas for unique innovative experiences, within teams, from
  • Creative Strategy to Hands-on Execution and Production Management.
  • Information Architecture, UX & UI Design across platforms & mediums, from client brief to final pixel perfect product.

Personal Projects

Bitniks (Website) A creative digital design ensemble. Soon revisited…
Typogreek (Website) A collaborative photography project, with Hellopanos and many more respected creatives on greek street typography.

Honors & Awards Highlights

2007: Shortlisted in Cannes. Toyota IQ local campaign.
2009: Gold Young Cyber Lions (local). Represented Greece in Cannes. 2009, Ermis Awards (Greek Ad awards). 1 Gold, 1 Bronze
2011: Greek Design Awards. 1 Award, 1 Merit
2012: Ermis Awards. 1 Gold, 2 Silver, 1 Bronze
2013: Greek Design Awards. 1 Award, 1 Merit

Member of Design Juries

European Design Awards (Digital) 2014 IMC European Awards 2013
European Design Awards (Digital) 2013 European Design Awards 2012
EVGE (Greek Design Awards) 2012 European Design Awards 2011
NYF Innovative Advertising Awards 2010 European Design Awards 2010
Ermis Web Awards 2009
WebAwards 2009

Lectures

5th Behance Portfolio Review Athens, 2014 “Narate Your Work”
AllThingsFacebook Conference, 2013 “Nothing Is Possible Until It’s On Facebook”
Cannes Lions Digital Com. Council Greece, 2012 “Technology Bends Limits”
Digitized Digital Design Conference, 2011 “Evolution in Digital Media Design”
Graphica Greek Graphic Design Exhibition, 2011 “Web Design for touch devices”
Jelly Talk on Design 2010 “Design from Print to Web”
Design Panorama Graphic Design Conference, 2008 “A web design history”

Achievements

Key initiator of a social graphic design project with a massive number of designers participating with posters supporting and promoting social messages inspired by big riots happened in Greece (2008).
Participant in Crisis is a Greek Word project (2014). A global initiative to describe Greece in the times of Crisis. The ongoing depression that affects more countries everyday has inspired 48 top Greek Visual Communication Designers, with more than 1,240 international and national distinctions, to participate for the first time at a common exhibition, its sole aim being to convey a message of creativity to the World.