John Stanley


Corporate branding specialist with over 30 years of experience 

Extensive knowledge of leading teams on large scale global branding projects across many different sectors. 

Ideas driven, very hands-on and highly skilled in making strategy tangible. I believe in delivering the highest quality award winning work, on time and on budget. 

I have involvement in all aspects of my projects including initial pitching, project planning, costing, resourcing and strategy development. 

My strengths and expertise lie in the generation of creative ideas and their expression and execution, along with brand implementation and ongoing brand guardianship.  

Freelance Creative Director UK
Corporate branding 2021 – Present 

Dyson Malmesbury UK
Global Head of Image and Identity
Corporate branding 2018 – 2021 
(3 years) 

Landor London
Design Director 
Corporate branding 1997 – 2018
(21 years) 

Enterprise/Brand Union London
Design Director 
Corporate branding 1994 – 1997
(3 years) 

D.I.A London 
Senior Designer 
Corporate identity 1992 – 1994
(2 years) 

Fitch London
Corporate identity and print 1988 – 1992
(4 years)  

Humberside College of Higher Education 
1985 – 1988
1st Class BA (Hons) Degree: Visual Communication Design 

Manchester Polytechnic 
1984 – 1985
Foundation Course In Art & Design 

Bury Grammar School 
1982 – 1984
Art & Design
General Studies

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