About
Dekker
Slade
About
Dekker
Slade
I am an Art Director & Designer who specializes in branding and UI/UX design. I craft comprehensive brand identity systems, intuitive digital platforms, and engaging user experiences.
DS
1

People over Profits.

Awesome People, Great Ideas
For me, success is measured by positive experiences and creating great work, not the bottom line.
2

Quality over Quantity.

Fewer Clients, Better projects.
Never sacrificing the former for the latter, even though it may grant short-term success.
3

Design is Problem Solving.

Design is functional
There's a purpose for all of this work. The difference between art and design -- design is functional, design is problem solving.
4

Create Work
I'm Proud Of.

Make Decisions, Stand behind them.
Work is only one piece of life, and creating work I'm proud of gives me motivation to do what I do.
Skills &
Services
Skills &
Services
I specialize in crafting comprehensive brand identity systems, intuitive digital platforms and engaging user experiences.

BRANDING & IDENTITY
They key to your business and the visual system that expresses your personality, values, and competitive edge.
USER EXPERIENCE
Crafting digital experiences through wireframing, interaction design, and visual storytelling.
WEB & ECOMMERCE
Engaging brand's consumers in the digital space, building awareness and create conversion.
STRATEGY & ART DIRECTION
Digital experiences must be driven by strategy and visuals that account for the mindset of your customer.

Branding

 

I design with a purpose, to help brands engage their consumer so they can build awareness, create conversation and drive brand consideration. I Define how a product, service, or business will interact and communicate with its audience.

Digital

 

We make the complex simple through digital strategy and design. We create products, platforms and campaigns that move products as well as culture. Cultivating understanding and empathy for end-users that drives and inspires design.

It All Starts With Branding

 

I specialize in design-led brand communication and digital creation.

I’ll help craft your brand’s personality and image to properly tell your companies story.

What is Branding?


Your brand is your business. The visual system that expresses your personality, values, and competitive edge. With conceptualized brand identities, we deliver a comprehensive style guide of customized bold, clean marks, typeface, color palettes, and marketing collateral.
Tell Your
Brand's
Story.
Tell Your
Brand's
Story.
Your business has a story. Let us walk you through a comprehensive design process to help you refine and tell that story. With your close involvement, we gather information and examine your business and industry in order to best visually interpret your company.

Consistency & Flexibility

We grow branding beyond the mark. Our process delivers customized visual systems across various print mediums, including print/package design, advertising layouts, illustration, and more. This helps you maintain brand consistency across the board.

Brands I’ve Worked With

 

With over 7 years in the industry, I’ve had the pleasure of working with nationally recognized brands, both independently and through my previous positions within other agencies.