INTRO

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

 
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PATH

Today you can find me at Warner Music UK as a Head of Digital.

 

Previously I worked at UNIT9 as a Digital Creative Director working in a wide range of projects spanning from web to apps and VR experiences.

 

WORK

I have worked for brands like

 
 
 

and in collaboration with

 
 

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

In the past several years I have 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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ROYAL BLOOD & SAMSUNG

FACEBOOK / YOUTUBE LIVE 360

 

Royal Blood performed tracks from their new album live in 360 with Samsung UK.

Role: WBR Head of Digital | Client : Royal Blood & Samsung | Agency: Iris UK | Date : 2017

VIDEO 

 
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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.
Role: UNIT9 Creative Director | 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.
Role: UNIT9 Creative Director | 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.
Role: UNIT9 Creative Director | 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.
Role: UNIT9 UX Designer | 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
Role: UNIT9 Creative Director | 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.
Role: UNIT9 Creative Director | 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.
Role: UNIT9 Creative Director | 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 

I have spoken about the UX in VR at the following conferences:

UPCOMING

Talk UX, Taiwan, Oct. 2017

 

PAST CONFERENCES

VR World, London, May 2017

Bump Festival, Belgium, Jun. 2016

Push Conference, Munich, Oct. 2015

Generate Conference, London, Oct. 2015

Talk UX, Manchester, Mar. 2015

 

Publications

When I have time and I am not enjoying the scarce London's sun, I also like to write (and dance).

 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 me directly on LinkedIn or Twitter.