We are a team of highly experienced designers and design managers working closely with a trusted network of 3rd party specialists that mean We are Small enough to react and Big enough to deliver.
the team is led by Open’s founders who
act as the main point of client contact:
Nick is founder and creative director of Open associates. His career began in publishing for Gemini and HarperCollins Publishers before moving to Kysen Communications as Group Creative Director.
Nick has particular experience in brand awareness and corporate communications. His award winning designs are researched, focused and measurable in their success and he has built up an enviable portfolio of work for: ABTA, Financial Times, Oasis Healthcare plc, Panasonic and HMV in addition to numerous smaller organisations.
With 20 years design experience in communication design, annual reports and corporate literature, Barry has worked for a broad range of clients including French Connection, Friends of the Earth, Leonard Cheshire, Plan and Marie Curie Cancer Care.
His experience in brand development in the not-for-profit sector was gained over an 8 year period as head of creative services at ActionAid.
Barry makes people smile.
With over 15 years experience in design, account handling, new business and recruitment, Tom has been integral to Open’s success since we founded in 2002.
His boundless enthusiasm, industry knowledge and can do attitude have made him a client favourite.