Ms Sonali Nandwani

Position

Casual VE

School /
Work Unit

Vocational Business Education

Contact Details

No Phone

Location

City campus

College/Portfolio

College of Business

Qualifications

Master of Design (Communication Design) from National Institute of Design, Swinburne University, Melbourne (2004).

Bachelor of Design (Communication Design) from College of Art, New Delhi (1994-98).

Diploma in Commercial Art from South Delhi Polytechnic for Women, New Delhi (1992- 94).

Diploma in Multimedia Technology from National Institute of Multimedia Technology, New Delhi (1993-94).

Professional Experience

Teaching

Sessional teaching in RMIT (Creative Practices and Skills - 2007)

Part-time lecturer in Delhi University (Advertising and Art Direction - 2005)

Industry

Orgasm Design, Melbourne, Creative Director (Presently)

Earth Visual Communications, Melbourne, Creative Director (2006)

JWT, New Delhi, Creative Director (2005)

Y&R, New Delhi, Art Director (2002 - 03)

DDB, New Delhi, Senior Visualiser (2000-02) Visualiser (1998–99)

Artline Designers, Mauritius, Graphic Designer (1999-2000)

DDB, New Delhi, Trainee Visualiser (1997)

JWT, New Delhi, Trainee Visualiser (1996)

Brands worked on:

Pepsi, Nestle, Lipton, McDonald’s, Lays, BMW, Mitsubishi Lancer, Mitsubishi Pajero, Yamaha, Landrover, Apollo Tyres, Canon, Samsung, HBO Movie Channel, National Geographic Channel, Air Mauritius, Mauritius Tourism, GE Money, Iffco Tokio General Insurance, Airtel Cellular Services, Dabur Pharmaceuticals, Shell, Kenworth, Collins Debden, V-Line, National Breast Cancer Foundation, Kenworth, Earth Communication Design, National Breast Cancer Foundation.

Research interests

Understanding various communication processes that lead to the creation of a brand identity.

Studying the role of design in building brands and how it can help them cut through the clutter in the market.

Creating the most effective design solution by striking a balance between aesthetics and market demands.

Awards and Accolades

London International Advertising Award 2003, Finalist

New York Festival Advertising Award 2006, Nomination

London International Advertising Award 2006, Finalist

Delhi Ad Club Award 2003, Bronze

Delhi Ad Club Award 2004, Bronze

AAAI Awards 2005, Silver

Delhi Ad Club Award 2006, Bronze