INTRO

Laura Cortes is a Digital Creative Director & UX Strategist based in London.

 

"I want to be like Lara Croft!"

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PATH

Today you can find Laura at UNIT9 as a Creative Lead.

 

She is involved in a wide range of projects spanning from web to apps and VR experiences . She is part of the new business team leading creative and technology innovation, for brand campaigns, products, and experimental projects.

During production her day is a constant challenge to develop creative concepts further while pushing for technology innovation and combine user experience with business goals.  While leading and overseeing creative and teams of Graphic, UX, Motion Designers, and Developers.

 

WORK

Laura has worked for brands like

 
 
 

and in collaboration with

 
 

Her work has been featured in design sites and magazines including CreativeBloq, TheFwa, Awwwards, The Drum, Fubiz, Forbes, and more.

In the past several years her work has been awarded by the Cannes Lions Cyber Awards , the One Show Interactive, TheFWA and Awwwards among others.

 

 

Featured Projects

MORE WORK

 
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SOCIAL AGGREGATOR

CHEVY DAY IT FORWARD CAMPAIGN

 

Project winning pitch, conception and creative direction of Chevrolet Day It Forward social media aggregator responsive site.
Client : Chevrolet | Agency: CW | Date : 2016

WEBSITE  CASE STUDY (coming soon)

 
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WEB.GL

EMIRATES & BOEING VIEW FROM ABOVE

Conception and creative direction of View From Above responsive site.
Client : Emirates and Boeing | Date : 2015

WEBSITE  CASE STUDY

 
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2ND SCREEN

2OTH CENTURY FOX KINGSMAN: THE SECRET SERVICE

Project winning pitch, conception, creative direction and UX Design of Become a Kingsman Knight interactive web experience.
Client : 20th Century Fox, Google| Date : 2015

WEBSITE  CASE STUDY

 
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VR

ERLEBE 5GUM

UX Design for Wrigley's ERLEBE 5GUM VR sensorial experience.
Client : Wrigley | Agency: BBDO | Date : 2014

CASE STUDY

 
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WEB

WRIGLEY'S #GIVEEXTRAGETEXTRA

Winning project pitch, website conception and creative direction for #giveextragetextra
Client : Wrigley's | Agency: BBDO | Date : 2015

WEBSITE • CASE STUDY

 
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IMAGE RECOGNITION

FEED THE FRIENDSHIP DOG RECOGNITION MOBILE SITE

Project winning pitch, website conception, creative direction for the dog recognition mobile site.
Client : Cesar | Agency: BBDO| Date : 2015

WEBSITE (MOBILE) • CASE STUDY

 
 
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ANDROID APP

SAMSUNG & RSC RE:SHAKESPEARE EDUCATIONAL APP FOR TEENAGERS

Project winning pitch, conception, creative direction for the native Android app.
Client : Samsung & RSC | Agency: CHEIL |
Date : 2015

DOWNLOAD CASE STUDY

 

Laura has won a few awards:

1 x BRONZE CYBER LION

2 x WEBBY AWARDS

1 x ONE SHOW

5 x FWA MOTD

3 x FWA SOTD

3 x AWWWARDS

2 x CSS AWARDS

Conferences 

Laura has spoken about the UX in VR at the following conferences:

UPCOMING

Bump Festival, Belgium, Jun. 2016

PAST CONFERENCES

 Push Conference, Munich, Oct. 2015

Generate Conference, London, Oct. 2015

Talk UX, Manchester, Mar. 2015

 

Publications

When she has time and is not enjoying the little London's sun, she also likes to write.

 The Ux of VR, Jan. 2016

 The End of Agency Vs. Production, Feb. 2016

 A Roundtable Discussion About Virtual Reality, Apr. 2015

THE END!

Get in touch if you have a creative opportunity (or not, get in touch anyway)

lauracortescreative
@gmail.com

 
 

You can also message her directly on LinkedIn or Twitter.