What you should know about me

cmessner1998 I discovered HTML and CSS.
Since then I'm building websites.

2003 I started studying media design and successfully graduated in 2006.

2004 I foundet NELYA web & print design and began my freelance work with focus on corporate design.

Since then I continuously expanded my knowledge and abilities: corporate branding, copywriting, brand development, information visualisation, information architecture, human design, PR, target audience analysis, project management, marketing, concept development, typography, photo editing, vector graphics, content management systems, content strategy, editorial scheduling, rapid prototyping, storyboards, wireframes, newsletter marketing and SEO have been part of my toolkit for a long time.

At the end of 2016 I decided to change my “packaging” according to this expanded range of services to Cornelia Meßner – Design and Communication.

At the moment I'm studying media and communication science at London College of Contemporary Arts in my spare time.

My Strengths

  • strategic, creative and solution-oriented
  • flexible, but goal oriented thinking while never losing track of context
  • distinct technical comprehension and keen perception
  • pragmatism, integrity and strong sense of responsibility
  • multipotentialite: a wealth of experience and wide-ranging but well-founded knowledge

Qualifications

  • Media and Communications (M.A.)
    Long distance M.A. programme at London College of Contemporary Arts
    (since 02/2016)
  • Copywriting and Conceptual Design
    Long distance training at Studiengemeinschaft Darmstadt
    (2008–2012)
  • Media Design
    Graduate degree (Diplom) at Mediadesign-Hochschule für Design und Informatik
    (2003–2006)
  • Web Publishing
    Weekend training (6 months) at Volkshochschule München
    (1998–1999)

Professional Training

  • Personal Branding
    Coursera | University of Virginia
    (01/2016)
  • Introduction to Psychology
    Coursera | University of Toronto
    (10/2015–12/2015)
  • Advertising and Society
    Coursera | Duke University
    (10/2015–11/2015)
  • Introduction to Communication Science
    Coursera | University of Amsterdam
    (09/2015–10/2015)
  • Content Strategy for Professionals: Engaging Audiences for Your Organization
    Coursera | Northwestern University
    (03/2015–05/2015)
  • An Introduction to Marketing
    Coursera | University of Pennsylvania
    (12/2014–01/2015)
  • Foundation Course Java and Delphi
    Siemens AG
    (04/2003–06/2003)