Coker Oluwafemi

CEO at Cokards

  • Design
  • Personal Development
  • IT & Software Development
  • Business
  • Office Productivity
  • Marketing

Expert Credentials

I possess over ten (10) years of progressively strong experience in various creative fields, I am fluent in creating and marketing brands, and I love to discuss how design can be a tool for change in the world. I am a self-taught designer who has forged through the creative industry by way of hard work, passion and dedication. My work experience over the last 10 years: CEO, Cokards 2015 - Present Executive Creative Director, Cokards 2015 - 2019 Practice Manager, Unotech 2018 - 2019 Head of Research and Development, MyKolo 2017 - 2018 Executive Creative Director, Rewrite 2016 - 2017 Interaction Strategist & Creative Officer, iDEA Nigeria 2014 - 2015 Web Designer & Creative Consultant, Street Media 2014 Graphic Designer, Rocket Internet GmbH 2013 - 2014 Creative Director, Proact Studios 2012 - 2013 I have activated brands locally and internationally; i believe in developing creatively-functional ideas, aimed at elevating brands and companies from commodity to valued partner.

Background

I am a self-taught designer who has practiced communication design commercially for over a decade. I founded and still manage Cokards; a creative agency that offers strategy and design services to her clients. I convene the largest graphic design meet-up in West Africa - Lagos Meet; where designers discuss an informal deliberative plan for the future of Design. I am an ambassador for Figma Africa; where I create, facilitate and assist in setting up country-wide events on behalf of Figma. I am also an executive member and the head of research for Greeen Circle; Nigeria's foremost design council labored with creating, mapping and documenting the Nigerian Designer's career and personal development towards growth and global relevance.