Visually Marketplace Designer Spotlight: Simon Ramsey

Visually Marketplace Designer Spotlight: Simon Ramsey

Visually’s Marketplace connects thousands of designers with clients seeking to commission infographics and data visualizations. Every week, we feature a member of our designer community here, on the blog. If you are interested in participating, please contact us at blog[at]visual.ly.
Name: Simon Ramsey
Age: 31
On Visually: sramzee
In Design: 12 years

 
 
 
1. Tell us a bit about yourself: how did you get into design, and how long have you been doing it?
When this question is asked in a room, it’s normally the point that the people who know me, just up and leave. Here he goes again…

I’m Simon Ramsey; I’m 31 and gearing up for the big 32. I’m told you’re supposed to have grown a beard and written a book by the age of 32. I’m not really the copy writing type, and when my wife came... keep reading

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