I currently lead the highly talented design team at SkillPages. I am a UI/UX Designer specialising in Product Design. In my spare time I photograph things, write about goblins and pixies, restore old cars and try not to hurt myself on my motocross.

UI/UX Designer
UI/UX Designer specialising in product development. My passion is with large product design work. I love working on new and exciting products.


  • 7 Years
  • Improving
5 Recommendations 3 Projects
  • Not considering opportunities right now

Wannabe author working on a high fantasy trilogy (80k words through the first book), a series of novellas, the first of which is almost ready for publication and many short stories. Stay tuned for updates on the upcoming books!

  • 7 Years
  • Intermediate
1 Recommendation 2 Projects
  • Not considering opportunities right now

I restore classic cars part-time. To date I have restored a 1971 MG Midget and am in the process of restoring a 1980 Triumph Spitfire 1500. Next on the list is a Ford Escort Mexico MK II and a 1987 Land Rover 90 (Defender).

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Projects (14)




I planned, architected and designed WhoseView.ie - an Irish based listings website.

  • Product Designer



I worked on contract with Daft.ie (Ireland's biggest property website) to redesign their web presence which had existed from almost their inception.

  • Product Designer

Work History

UI/UX Design Team Lead


May 2012 - Present

I currently lead the highly talented UI/UX design team at SkillPages.

Lead Designer

Lightbox Digital

September 2006 - May 2012

In September of 2006 I moved to Lightbox Digital where I assumed the role of Lead Visual Designer. I was responsible for all web, mobile and tablet design which went through Lightbox and for delegating design tasks to the design team, juniors and interns.

In 2007, following my first year with the company, Lightbox was successful in winning the "Best Web Design & Development Agency" award at the Golden Spider Awards. Two other projects which I designed also won at the awards, Newstalk.ie and iFoods.tv. Pix.ie also picked up an award; I was responsible for designing the Pix.ie identity.

I worked with clients such as Daft.ie, Bill Cullen, RTE, John Frieda, Carmen Wine, Des Bishop, Lexus, Toyota, Mini, Newstalk, Jim Mansfield, Jameson, Simply Zesty, Digital Media Awards, Mater Foundation, Totally Dublin, Society of Chartered Surveyors, Restaurants Association of Ireland and WhoseView.ie.

Senior Designer

Webmedia Ltd.

September 2003 - September 2006

In September of 2003 I assumed the role of Senior Designer with Webmedia Ltd. In January of 2005 I also took on project management responsibilities within the company.

Senior Designer / Project Manager

Web IT

January 2003 - September 2003

In January of 2003, I was promoted to Senior Designer. A few months later, with the departure of the Creative Director from the company, I took charge of project management responsibilities.

Junior Designer

Web IT

September 2000 - January 2003

My role as Junior Designer in Web I.T. Ltd. involved providing essential services to the development department, including graphics design and production, multimedia production and support, asset management, project support, extranet management & information architecture. Below is an extract from a Web IT press release:

"Tony is responsible for turning our creative vision into efficient code. His passion for art, technology and user interface design has created a leading edge development environment at Web IT. Under Tony's direction our applications are developed to be efficient, intuitive and fast loading. His experience includes multimedia CD-ROM production, information architecture design, photography, multimedia presentations, motion graphics, audio production and presentation, video editing and programming."

Multimedia Instructor

Datapac Ltd.

February 2000 - October 2000

I worked as part of a team for 9 months on an ecommerce venture with Datapac computer services. During my time with the "eTeam" I worked as lead visual designer while using ecommerce packages such as InterShop4. I also trained other members of the team in areas such as graphic design, website layout, information architecture and multimedia.


  • English-Native
  • Irish-Intermediate
  • French-Beginner

Tony O'Donohoe

Malahide, Co. Dublin, Ireland