Creative, daydreamer, eternal optimist. Over his 14 years of business development and marketing experience, Michael has worked in a vast array of industries, from events, tourism and design, to retail. His unparalleled vision for branding and creative problem-solving has helped businesses refine their brand identity and grow intentionally. Each experience has strengthened his love for storytelling.
As Ferdinand’s fearless leader, Michael inspires and brings out the best in his team so they can craft stories that connect.
Michael is always up for hearing and sharing stories, talking about art and eating good food.
Meet Rimvita, our lead designer, she's full of kindness, vision and heart.
When we first met Rimvita we instantly bonded over our shared passion for minimalist design, adventure and coffee.
Originally from Lithuania, Rimvita started her career in marketing and communications in Sydney Australia, then after wanting to hone in on her passion for art, she switched her focus to art and design - her true passion. Now she lives the coveted life of a digital nomad taking in new destinations and experiences to help fuel her creativity and keep her grounded and connected to the world around her.
Rimvita is always looking for ways to refine her craft and is relentless in her growth as a designer and artist. We're over the moon to have Rimvita join us.
Keep an eye out for more of her work with our partners and to see her behind-the-scenes work on our brand refresh.
Eli has been working with web design for over three years and really enjoys the analytic and design challenges that come with working on websites. A glutton for knowledge and polishing his craft you can find him constantly learning and expanding his skill set.
Having come from a marketing background and experience working with various marketing projects Eli has developed a well-rounded perspective on the industry.
In his free time he dives deep in online classes, hikes, and listens to podcasts. He loves reading books about design, leadership, business, investing, and psychology. Right now, he is living the digital nomad life with his wife and little french bulldog.
Our resident Webflow guru, we're psyched to have Eli join us.
Meet Michelle, she weaves words and strategy with insightful precision.
She is a self-proclaimed skincare geek with a talent for copywriting and storytelling. She joins us to help support our Beauty Brand clients - she's also an all-around amazing human.
A Mexican-Canadian fluent in English and Spanish, Michelle joins our crew based out of Vancouver. Before transitioning into marketing and copywriting, Michelle worked as a makeup artist and in cosmetic retailing–- Trevor Linden once graced her makeup chair. Michelle's marketing experience ranges from working with local non-profits to e-commerce based businesses.
A bookworm and film enthusiast, the only thing that rivals her love for cats is her passion for the beauty industry and using her copywriting powers to help beauty brands empower people to feel good about the skin they are in.
We're so delighted to have Michelle join our crew.Follow along for valuable copy nuggets from Michelle and insightful perspectives into the beauty industry.
With over seven years of design experience, Brook brings a youthful energy to our team. Our go-to for all things iconography, Brook adds a delightfully playful style to his icons and illustrations while also subtly building depth and consideration into his web and print designs.
We love chatting art and go weak in the knees for his immersive monochromatic storytelling style.
A natural storyteller, Brook uses art as a creative outlet and expressive tool, he get's truly lit up when he frees his ideas from his head and brings them to reality on paper or computer.
After making the brave decision to leap from his home town in Perth AUS, Brook joins us based out of Vancouver, CA.
We're so freakin' excited to welcome Brook. Swipe to check out some of his personal works and stay tuned to see the visual stories he starts weaving with the Ferdinand Crew.
Josef has been a professional filmmaker for 7 years. Throughout his career, he has honed his skills in various areas of filmmaking - from cinematography and directing to editing and visual effects. Now with a focus on cinematography, he is the driving force behind production company Gravity Fair, our partner for Video Production, and Director of Photography for Ferdinand.
Are you a bold creative that courageously thinks outside the box? Do you obsess over your craft? Maybe you're just getting started; a seasoned professional; or somewhere in-between.
You're definitely fun, committed to growth and refinement, a team player, and you love working on ambitious projects.
Sound like you? We're always looking to connect with talented humans. We'll take care of the coffee or cocktail, you bring your ideas and talent.
Looking forward to connecting!