Creativity & Passion

Peter Hinton Design is a full-service creative design and development provider,
building lasting relationships and developing strong brands.

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Hello

Peter Hinton is a Middlebrough-based creative geek, runner, and surfer, who feels somewhat uncomfortable talking about himself in the third person.

Passionate and driven, to date I’ve produced over 300 projects, launched a PlayStation Vita exclusive launch title, and am proud to say I’ve won multiple awards. Clients range from blue-chip corporations to start-ups, multi-national organisations to local service providers.

Who

Peter Hinton is a designer, developer, and strategist. Passionate about creative & digital design, and speaking in the third-person.

What

Cutting-edge creative service provider specialising in web & interactive design, development and creative marketing solutions.

Where

I currently live and work in the beautiful North-East of England. Although I enjoy travelling and have been known to work from anywhere.

Why

Aside from a strong passion for creative design I’m also socially-minded and enjoy working with new and innovative people on exciting projects.

When

Genuinely as far back as I can remember. Check out the career timeline below for an overview of my career and achievements.

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Can It Be Done?

Definitely.

The capabilities of modern technology of constantly evolving, increasing both our capabilities and reliance.
The interactive infographic shows how users typically interact with different mediums throughout the day. Peter Hinton Design provides a multi-disciplined approach to ensure that your brand resonates with your customer-base wherever and whenever needed.

Laptop

Even though numbers are falling due to tablet usage, many people still use their laptop in bed.

Smartphone

A recent report has reveled that 35% of smartphone owners use applications in bed.

Tablet

Nearly 60% of owners use their tablet in bed, they appear to be replacing the book at bedtime.

TV

The average person will spend 9 years of their life watching television.

Console

Owners average 18 hours a week on their consoles, which have evolved from being a gaming device.

Smartphone

We carry smartphones almost constantly, 50% of us actively use them at social gatherings.

Print

From business publications to brochures and marketing material. Printed media still attracts attention.

Laptop / PC

Reliance on computers is so great that IT malfunctions are more disruptive than sick employees.

Smartphone

Research states 56% of mobile owners use their device at lunch, despite some considering it rude.

Tablet

Tablet usage at lunch

Smartphone

Approximately 71% of people use their smartphones at work

Laptop / PC

Research suggests over 75% of people use a computer for their job, this figure is expected to rise further.

Print

We still spend an average of 1 hour a day reading newspapers and magazines.

Smartphone

It’s no surprise that mobile owners use their devices at home, 97% apparently. I’m surprised it isn’t 100%

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Awards & Recognition

Over the years numerous projects have received both local and international recognition for the high quality of design and development throughout.

  • Interactive Media Award
  • Evening Gazette
  • Creattica
  • Logo Design Podcast
  • CSS Design Awards
  • CSS Light
  • BBC Tees
  • Awwwards
  • KO Flash
  • CSS Mania
  • Refresh Teesside
  • CSS Design Yorkshire
  • Logo Pond
  • Web Design Flux
  • CSS Garden
  • White Shaarks
  • CSS Creme
  • CSS Based
  • CSS Fury
  • FaveUp
  • Hongkiat
  • Tripwire Magazine
  • Comms Business
  • Fresh Web Design
  • Skyrocket Labs
  • Zimbio
  • Design Awards Gallery
  • Nicely Done CSS
  • Fearless Flyer
  • Design Snack
  • jQuery Style
  • Contact Centre World
  • M2
  • CSS Nectar

Career

How I Got Here

A visual representation to summarise the key points of my career so far. If the timeline went any further back it would mainly consist of football and strategy games.

University The Consultancy Peter Hinton Design TeleWare Albino Pixel

Internship

During my second year at university I joined The Consultancy as an intern.

Full Time

Following on from my internship I was offered my first job in the creative industry.

Debut Project Launch

My first full client project was launched, a major milestone in my career.

Moving On

After 2 brilliant years at The Consultancy I moved on to progress my career at TeleWare.

Student of the Year

As part of a university scheme I was awarded the ‘Most Enterprising Student of the Year’.

Graduation

I graduated from Teesside University with a BSc Computer Animation degree.

Started

I began a new job in TeleWare, joining as a Web Designer.

Promotion

Folowing on from an increased workload and skill-set my title was changed to Creative Consultant.

Interactive Media Award

A website I designed & developed won an IMA (Interactive Media Award).

Promotion

My journey into team management began as I was promoted to Creative Manager.

Founded

Initial version of the Peter Hinton Design website was launched as a showcase portfolio.

Starting a Business

In 2007 Peter Hinton Design grew from being a simple portfolio to a business venture.

Limited Company

In 2009 Peter Hinton Design became a limited company (Hinton Design Ltd).

Founded

Albino Pixel, a design & development company was founded by myself and Dave Allanson.

Shorts or Not

Our debut app lauches on both iPhone and Windows Marketplace.

Sony Exclusive

Our first game was signed by Sony as an exclusive title for Playstation Mobile.

Underline (PSM)

Our debut game launches on Playstation Mobile (PSM).

Underline (iPhone)

Underline is launched on the App Store after Sony’s exclusivity period ended.

International Client-Base

I earned my first international client in 2011 as the services offered by Peter Hinton Design grew larger.

Client Portal

The new portal was launched in 2012 to provide a centralised resource for all clients.

Moving On

After a couple of great years, we decided to close Albino Pixel and focus on different pursuits.

Moving On

After 7 successful years at TeleWare it was time to leave and focus on Peter Hinton Design.

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Clients

Over 10 years, over 100 clients

Entertainment

  • Billingham Bombers
  • East Coast Entertainments
  • Fallen Phoenix
  • FreeFall
  • uSing

Finance

  • Barclaycard
  • Finance Bam
  • Happy Loans
  • Personal Touch Financial
  • Your Designer Finance

Charity

  • Ashgate Hospice
  • Sally Price
  • Stockton Town Pastors

Communications

  • A10 Networks
  • C.C Communications
  • Clear IP
  • InCloudOne
  • LegalIT247
  • Office Team
  • PMN Africa
  • PrimeTech
  • Radio Access
  • Revetment
  • Samsung Hosted
  • Top Level Communcations

Computing

  • 3rd Dimension Creations
  • Albino Pixel
  • Game Horizon Conference
  • Northern Forensic Services

Hospitality & Healthcare

  • J.D Training Solutions
  • Riverside Lodge

Driving

  • Clearway Driving School
  • Fleet Training Centre

Engineering

  • Cavendish Northern Ltd
  • MSD Cranes
  • NG Bailey

Fitness

  • 2fit
  • Cardwell Fit
  • The Oomph
  • Pick & Mix Fitness
  • Rainbow Judo Club
  • Rhino Fitness
  • SwimPerfect
  • Sitting Volleyball Experience
  • Work It Out PT

Home

  • 1-Air
  • Access Loft Conversions
  • Basford Windows
  • Budget Windows
  • Concept Conservatories
  • EMU Windows
  • English Windows & Conservatories
  • Lifestyle Windows
  • Malmesbury Windows
  • Morton Flooring
  • Newstead
  • Orchard Conservatories
  • Peter Dawson Roofing
  • Premier Windows
  • Presswarm
  • Sleepsafe
  • Stratton Glass
  • Super Seal
  • T.J Dowle
  • Top Flight Interiors
  • UCS
  • UPVC 4 U
  • Weathertight Windows
  • Windowright

Fashion

  • Amy Dawson Design
  • Boutique de Gabriella
  • Emmy C Design
  • Folly Works
  • Matalan
  • Peacocks Clothing
  • Unique Indulgence
  • Upsy Daisy

Recruitment

  • C&F Yachting

Public Sector

  • Brougham Primary School
  • Ethics In Policing
  • Tees Valley Works
  • York St John: Netball Society
  • York St John: Rowing Club

Retail

  • A.Awnings
  • AJ Horseboxes
  • Arc Retail
  • Aresson Sports
  • Dekerf Cycles
  • Eastside Boxing
  • Gemmas Cakes & Bakes
  • Goa Online
  • Merryweathers Hair & Beauty
  • Ocean Glass Design
  • The Curtain Room
  • Wilkinson Sports & Leisure

Trade

  • CM Supplies
  • Direct Window Supplies
  • Distinct Joinery
  • Eden Trade Systems
  • Evolve Building Control
  • FastFrame
  • Force 8
  • Joinery Plus
  • Nu-Stock
  • Pyramid Windows
  • Synseal

Religion

  • Marton Methodist Church

Media

  • Anon Studio
  • Conspicuous Marketing
  • Darryl Donnelly
  • Hands-On Marketing
  • ISEEPR
  • Lambda Films
  • Obsidian Media
  • Orillo Productions
  • Seal Films
  • The Consultancy

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Let’s work together and create something awesome.

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