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Jay has 35 years construction and design experience, working on many diverse projects including major motion pictures, retail and scenic design. He is responsible for directing the creative and aesthetic development of YellowRoc's projects across the planet. Liaising with clients all over the world to achieve their desired outcome, whether this be for commercial or private clients.
Driven by a burning passion to achieve a clients perfect aesthetic and design, Jay has an enviable amount of experience, He serves on the board of directors and is a stakeholder of the business.
From a young age, Jay has been a highly creative person. As a schoolboy, his artwork was displayed at the Tate gallery in London, England. Over the years he has gained experience in many creative disciplines to YellowRoc's benefit.
With a deep knowledge and experience of creating final print files for production, assembling graphics and theming packages, develop concept sketches/Photoshop overlays/3D renderings, building out print ready graphics from provided sketches and design comps, creating graphic and theming comps based on design direction, Planning design concepts and direction based upon provided client information.
He also has extensive design skills including graphic design, Illustration, 3D modelling, and print production. Also skilled competence in Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Corel Draw, SketchUp, Revit and a multitude of other CAD softwares.
Working as as an illustrator for local and national newspapers and magazines. He also has experience in prop making, storyboarding and special effects working on major motion pictures, including Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein in 1994.
Jay’s skillset also includes graphic design, where his designs have ranged from master planning large schemes to shopfronts for the prestigious department store Harrods of Knightsbridge.
Jay's family owned and operated a painting and decorating business when he was young In the late 1980's Jay first came into contact with YellowRoc founder Jack Matthews and the now CEO Rik Matthews - Jay and Rik have mostly worked together forming an intuitive and formidable partnership ever since.
Although Jay grew up in central London, England, Jay now resides in the Victorian Spa town of Harrogate, North Yorkshire, England with his children. He has an adoration for vintage and fast cars, the latest design software and is a regular video/ computer gamer.
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