we are think visual
FOUNDER & CEO
Naomi Fein, founder and CEO Think Visual. 2015 Network Ireland Businesswoman of the Year award winner. She is a fast creative thinker. After more than two decades of working with clients as a communication consultant, designer and facilitator, Naomi had the inspiration to start a company that is all around communication and engagement. She sees herself as a global change maker with a pencil (Apple) as a "weapon" of choice.
LEAD GRAPHIC HARVESTER
Eleanor studied Visual Communications at the National College of Art & Design in Dublin and subsequently worked for 6 years as an in-house designer and illustrator in Dublin and Kilkenny. In 2013 she was introduced to graphic harvesting when she saw Naomi working at TEDX Cork. She loved the idea of combining her illustration and design skills to translate complex information into clear, accessible visuals. Eleanor began working full time at Think Visual in April 2014, and has been kept busy ever since.
Marina’s big interests are literature and methodology design, and they are what brought her to Think Visual to do an internship in March 2016. After finishing her studies in Germany she returned to Think Visual as a junior consultant, market researcher, method developer and general all-round helper.
Her aim is to help the team to share their methods and stories, inspiring success across the world.
& SCRIPT WRITER
Adrian is a scriptwriter and voiceover artist. He has been an actor, writer and director for 20 years and also doubles as a radio presenter. He loves challenges of communicating an idea quickly and meaningfully to either a very narrow or very wide audience. He enjoys dreaming up ideas and solving problems. He has written and directed comedy, drama and children’s shows as well as scripts for short films and alternative fiction. As a performer, he has been part of the hugely popular Snatch Comedy group since their inception in 2002. In this guise, he can be seen performing in an improv comedy show every week.
Faye Forde is the Finance and Operations Manager at Think Visual. Previously, Faye worked as a manager in the luxury retail sector, and as a fundraiser for a global NGO. After 3 years of working by day and studying by night, Faye left Cork Institute of Technology in 2015 with a BSc in Accounting. Shortly after that chance brought her to Think Visual, right on the doorsteps of CIT. Since then she has risen to the challenge of maintaining order in a business bursting with artists and creativity, and she has loved every minute of it. When not discussing spreadsheets, figures and project plans, Faye enjoys mild exercise, extreme Netflix binges, and occasional DIY.
Faustine is a French graphic designer with a fresh style. She has been enjoying creating images since she first knew how to hold a pen. She studied graphic design in France for five years and obtained in 2012 her Master’s Degree in Graphic design at the Lycée Charles de Gaulle of Chaumont. Since then she has worked as a graphic designer in Germany, France, Spain, Italy and Ireland. Her passion is not limited to graphic design but expands into fashion, web and product design. She joined Think Visual in 2015.
& SCRIPT WRITER
George is a professional theatre, TV, and film actor. She has a passion for improvisation and has been a drama tutor and facilitator for more than ten years designing and delivering improvisation and drama programmes and workshops. George believes in learning from every experience and those around her and is always exploring new and exciting ways to transfer skills and techniques from the arts to the corporate world. She has a passion for clear communication and effective storytelling.
Grace started with Think Visual in 2014 as a Creative PA and has grown with the company, experiencing different roles within Think Visual. She now manages the Animation Studio and loves the diversity this role brings. She especially enjoys asking questions that provoke thinking, break paradigms and cause laughter. Having been an artist from an early age, she is constantly in the search for good stories that live long and help the understanding of complex issues.
Tamar is a process designer and facilitator who loves to get things done. Simply and elegantly if possible, while making the world a better place. It's not just about hugging trees - working with visuals helps people reach the full potential of their own resources. and that's absolutely beautiful. When she's not munching scones in Cork, she's in Utrecht, NL, playing with a ginger cat and hunting rays of sun.
George is a Welsh animator and illustrator who graduated with first class honours from the North Wales School of Art and Design in 2013. After being inspired by the characters of the animated Disney films he started drawing at the age of 2 and has never been seen without a pencil (or a Wacom pen) to this day. He is passionate about designing characters, many of whom have had starring roles in the animated projects he has collaborated with Think Visual on. This collaboration started in 2013, and has been going strong ever since.