| THE IMAGINATION OF THE UNIVERSE |
WHO IS DESIGNER JULZ
Designer Julz is a design and development studio based in Durban.
We are problem solvers who are passionate about our jobs. Our philosophy is simple. Use the right tools and technology to create for our clients exactly what they need to accomplish their goals.
It’s understandable that traversing the maze of choices called the internet can be quite daunting, we have experience and would love to help you navigate it. From websites and applications to outdoor media, we’ve got you covered. Designer Julz is ready and excited to partner with you on your next project.
We strive for excellence, character and meaning in all that we do. We desire significant relationships where we serve our clients and our colleagues. We believe that the process is as important as the product. We have a passion for what we do, love to have fun, and bring out the very best in one another. We hope our gifts can help realize purpose within professional and personal lives.
MEET OUR CORE TEAM
Creative Director / Founder
Production Manager / Creative Assist
Creative Director / Founder
Julian is a brand strategy expert with almost 11 years experience in the creative and online field. Quick thinking and insightful, he transforms brief-hitting concepts into all kinds of commercially focused brand identities, retail websites, advertising campaigns or packaging designs that our clients love and people buy into.
Along with a dynamic portfolio of work and a varied roster of interesting and influential clients, he is proud to lead the creative team who share his understanding of Intelligent Creative.
Adelle is the eyes and ears of the studio, keeping the creative team up-to-speed with exactly how much fun they can have with a brief. Which usually means as much as they can within the allotted time period.
There’s more to her than strict deadlines and spreadsheets, though, and the good relationships we continue to build with our clients are testament to this. She prides herself on keeping projects brief, on time and on budget. She doesn’t have an off button.
Production Manager & Creative Assist
WE PARTNER WITH
BUSINESSES WHO ASPIRE TO
UNLOCK THE UNIQUE VALUE
OF THEIR BRAND
Through collaboration and in-depth consultation, we deliver expert branding, design and brand communications services to help these businesses achieve their potential. Our expertise is guided by best practice and driven by Intelligent Creative. This not only defines our strategic approach to every brief and the high quality of work produced, but ensures the success of every project and partnership.
REFRAME YOUR THINKING
We identify brand’s truths and build their competitive advantage. Great strategy builds a brand’s right to succeed over time.
We work closely with you, your consumers and even your customers – to ‘psycho-analyse’ your brand – stripping away the complexity to identify the actionable consumer and market insights that drive brand success and pinpoint the fundamental truths that lie at your brand’s core.
UNLOCKING CONSUMER TRUTHS
We generate deep and meaningful insights that springboard original thinking and inspire breakthrough-solutions. The challenge is to get past consumers’ superficial responses and help your team unlock incisive, actionable insights.
UNLEASHING TEAM CREATIVITY
In order to stimulate brilliant creative leaps. We create inspiring & stretching ideation workshops where fresh thinking thrives. Our workshops are fun and inspiring, but they also stretch the team’s intellectual curiosity & creativity to create high-energy environments that encourage breakthrough idea generation.
We create an environment where genius thrives!
CREATING COMPELLING STORIES
We bring innovation thinking to life as compelling concepts. We do this by building promising starter-ideas into relevant & motivating concepts … then evolving & perfecting them with super-consumers.
Our concept-crafting team work with you to bring your starter-ideas to life with compelling insights, benefits & reasons-to-believe. Then our visual-team works maximise consumer engagement and generate images & concept-pack designs that really tell the story.
BRILLIANT BRAND PROPOSITIONS
We turn innovation thinking into brilliant brand propositions.
Creating names, packs and positionings that connect powerfully with the consumer’s underlying motivations and turn consumer benefits into compelling calls to action.
We use storytelling, semiotics and visual design skills to go beyond mere pretty packaging to create compelling Brand Worlds that connect the brand to the underlying consumer needs and insight through the positioning.
OUR 5 POINT SYSTEM
Designer Julz will jointly map a strategy that achieves results and best fits your objectives which is critical in creating value and revenue online.
Our e-commerce solutions provides everything you need to run a successful online store. It is packed with shopping functionality, turning browsers into consumers.
Engage with your customers like never before with our social media platform services and solutions, and track your online brand reputation.
Create visibility and exposure through our results driven online marketing solutions including SEO, PPC, content marketing, email and more.
We design and develop powerful, creative, feature rich websites that are customised to your brand and functional requirements.