Matt Davies

Matt Davies – Designer

Over 25 Years experience propelling Global brands through Graphic Design, Art Direction, Branding & Book Cover Design.

Overview

I have worked as a Senior Creative for over 25 years in England, Ireland, Isle of Man and New Zealand working for global agencies such as TBWA, Ogilvy, McCann, BBDO and Interbrand to name but a few.


Specialties: Book Cover Design / Brand Creation / Brand Implementation / Brand Strategy / Advertising / Concepts / FMCG Packaging / Front-End Web Design / Ability to translate brands seamlessly across all customer touch points.


Clients over this time Include: Nestlé, Coca-Cola, Microsoft, HEAD, Cadbury, Vodafone, Air New Zealand, NZ Warriors, Mazda, JEEP , Westpac, Irish Rugby Football Union, FIFA, Bacardi, Eircom, Heineken, LG Electronics, Toni & Guy, Irish Distillers, Adidas, MUFC Plc, GHD, Auckland International Airport, Kelloggs, Fonterra, AIB Bank, Bank of Scotland, Royal Mail, Barclays Bank.

Services
Non-Fiction
Biographies & Memoirs Health & Wellbeing New Age Self-Help & Self-Improvement
Fiction
Fantasy Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense Young Adult
Languages
English
Awards
  • European Rookie of the Year
Certifications
  • HND Design Communications

Work experience

Self-employed

Jan, 2016 — Present

Working closely with Publishers and Independent Authors worldwide to bring their novel to life with creative inspiration and ideas.
Whether your book genre be Crime, Thriller, Fantasy or Self-Help we will always deliver a beautiful custom book cover design. We can provide you with all the assets required and formatted for your best selling book including: E-Book Cover, Print Ready PDF for Hardcover or Paperback including spine and back cover and a 3D book mock up for your social media marketing channels.
We can also provide Social Media Banners, Bookmarks, Brand Creation / Brand Implementation / Advertising and Front-End Web Design.

Portfolio

A fast-paced crime-thriller, full of chilling twists, turns and grisly surprises, Matt Brolly’s Dead Water will have you gripped from beginning to end!Twenty-Five years ago Joseph Wyatt was co... read more
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The Controller (Lynch and Rose Book 1)

Matt Brolly

From the bestselling author of the acclaimed DCI Lambert series comes The Controller, a gripping serial killer thriller introducing Sam Lynch and Special Agent Sandra Rose. It is six years sin... read more
Cover Design
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Invisible Threads

Michael Hyslip

If you could get away with anything without being caught, what would you choose? Having no memory of who he is or what he's done leaves a young man trying to build a new life. Unable to figure... read more
Cover Design
Cover Design
Already Dead

Ford, Jaye

"Flow's unfiltered truth brings awareness to something that isn't talked about enough." - Miquela Millard, Birth Doula and Mother Flow doesn't sugar coat the new mother experience in her candi... read more
Cover Design
Naomi Archer, a young partner at a prestigious Chicago Law firm has just uncovered a major embezzlement scheme being perpetrated against her biggest corporate client. Veteran Chicago Police De... read more
Cover Design
For centuries our world’s mystics have taught us how we can connect directly to the Universe. They have taught us principles and practices that are key to unlocking this direct experiential pa... read more
Cover Design
Cover Design
There are probably fewer scary things in life than learning that a loved one has cancer. This was exactly what happened for Sherrell D. Mims. Her life was turned upside down in seconds when the doctors told her and her once healthy and strong fiancé that he ha... read more
Life DIY

Pete Cohen

With Pete you can fix it! Is your life in need of an overhaul? Have you reached a point where you can no longer ignore the neglected areas of your life? If so, this is the book for you. Life DIY gives you the tools you need to change what isn't working so that... read more

Matt has 114 reviews

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Jen M.

Jen M.

Feb, 2024

Matt’s worker was creative and more than I expected! My book inside and out is beautiful. He went above and beyond with the extra details and “add ons” :) thank you thank you !
Lauren A.

Lauren A.

Feb, 2024

Matt gave me 4 options for my book cover and they were all so beautiful and fitted the brief so well that I couldn't choose! Not a bad problem to have. His artwork is brilliant and very professional and he responds and does the work quickly. He was also patient with the process and adapted to any changes in my request. I had a great experience working with Matt and I would definetly work with ...
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Valerie M.

Valerie M.

Jan, 2024

Matt takes his time, and it is worth it. The outcome is gorgeous and makes it hard to choose which concept is the best or continue working with! Because all the images are stunning. He puts many thoughtful bits and pieces into the layout, making it eye-catching. I enjoy working with him because he understands what I am looking for. He is very patient, always helpful and friendly.
Jen M.

Jen M.

Jan, 2024

Matt has been great! Listened and understood my vision for my memoir and brought it to life! I look forward to continuing working with him.
John C.

John C.

Jan, 2024

Matt is a great designer to work with. Highly recommend him!

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