Our Culture.

Say hello to our crew of highly skilled and experienced brand designers, digital gurus and marketing specialists who are passionate about all things creative. We’re proud to have built a reputation on specialising in brand, design and digital tailored solutions and good ol’ fashion advice; all while maintaining a fun and relaxed environment.

We also love to swim/surf, build sandcastles and sip coffee. 

 

Our values:

  1. Priorities. No egos here. Clients are heroes!
  2. Creativity. Every story is unique! Which means we don’t do templates, recycled designs or five dollar logos.
  3. Simplicity. Make it simple, but significant.
  4. Honesty. No hidden fees, agendas, procrastination or nightmare experiences.
  5. Commitment. We don’t do half-hearted, half-arsed or half-priced.

 

Coast is made up of various hues of expert storytellers; all with their own gifts and capabilities.

 

We are solution-focussed problem solvers and idea generators. We are innovators, facilitators, communicators, blending data and analytics with just as much creativity as we do magic and soul.

We are solution-focussed problem solvers and idea generators. We are innovators, facilitators, communicators, blending data and analytics with just as much creativity as we do magic and soul.

El McDonald.

Studio Manager / Project Director
As our highly organised and super efficient Studio Manager and Project Director, El oversees the production of all projects, creative services and in-house resources, ensuring we’re operating in tip-top shape, getting work done on time and to budget.

Jimmy Evans.

Marketing Communications & Brand Specialist
As our highly creative and passionate Marketing Communications and Brand Specialist, Jimmy takes care of all of Coast’s digital marketing. Working with the Creative Director and Content Strategist, Jimmy’s role is broad in nature, encompassing marketing, design, strategy and account management.

James Norton.

Digital Design & SEO Lead
Meet Coast’s pixel wizard, James - our lead website, user interface designer and digital marketing expert. James is responsible for creating unique and truly beautiful website designs for Coast clients.

Phil Nickl.

Lead Full-Stack Developer
Phil is Coast’s web guru – our lead Full Stack developer responsible for managing and implementing multiple design and development projects for a range of Coast’s clients.

Anna O’Brien.

HR & Accounts
If a hen and a half lay an egg and a half in a day and a half, how many eggs will half a dozen hens lay in half a dozen days? Just ask Anna! Coast’s very own numbers genius, Anna ensures Coast keeps ticking over through her astute management of all of our accounts.

Laura Hui.

Content Strategy / Digital Marketing Specialist
Laura is Coast’s secret weapon; a passionate, commercially-minded marketing professional, who has worked with both Australian and international luxury and lifestyle brands such as Taylors Wines, Stocklands and Carnival (UK). With over 12 years’ experience in Customer Acquisition & Retention, Digital Strategy, Brand Strategy, Integrated Campaigns, Direct Marketing, Project Management, Website Development, SEM, SEO, Social Media, Press, TV & Radio, laura particularly loves the opportunities digital brings to marketing.

Innocent Mbuto.

Design and Marketing Assistant
Innocent is Coast’s whiz bang Design and Marketing assistant. Working closely with our Creative Director and Digital Marketing Specialist, Innocent is a key support across all of Coast’s marketing activities, from designing collateral, social media management to all-round digital support.

Jena Hackett.

Designer and Motion Graphics Lead
With over a decade of experience in all things digital, print, strategy & social, Jena loves nothing more than to lovingly see your project transform from concept to finished art. From style guides, marketing collateral to multi-format digital campaigns, Jena is Coast’s design guru.

Our values.

  • Priorities. No egos here. Our clients are our heroes.
  • Originality. You’re unique! No templates, recycled designs or five dullar logos.
  • Simplicity. Keep it simple stupid.
  • Honesty. No hidden fees, agendas, procrastination or nightmare experiences.
  • Commitment. We don’t do half hearted, half arsed or half priced.

Your story is our story.