As D and Co’s founder, Kate has seen the company grow from fledgling idea to the studio
that it is today. Her role involves overseeing the creative process and business development and generally keeping things running smoothly. Sitting at the helm of the D and Co’s creative team, she leads the design and branding process with great passion, enthusiasm and energy. Kate is a talented designer and art director in her own right, having worked for the likes of Geelong Grammar, KBB Digital, Sarah Henderson MP and Barwon Timber. She is known for her enthusiastic, can-do attitude and appreciation for all things design.


Ruth graduated from the RMIT University and is known for providing innovative and thoughtful
design solutions to our clients. Ruth has worked with the likes of Australian Grand Prix on their marketing campaigns. She specialises in delivering excellence in brand identity, re-brands, graphic design and editorial layout. Ruth brings fierce design talent and infectious enthusiasm to the operation and we are lucky to have her as part of our team.


Nozomu is a passionate designer who loves fashion and digital graphic design. He has created a diverse range of design projects for a range of customers and audiences. He started his own fashion label ‘Trip Noise ’in 2004. His responsibilities at D and Co include corporate identity, branding, logo design, web design, print design, social media marketing, eDMs and client communication. He loves working in a multicultural environment, incorporating elements of Japanese culture and aesthetics into his work, and experiencing life in Australia and its culture.


Danielle proudly possesses a degree in Visual Communication Design from Deakin University. She is energetic and outgoing person who has always had a passion for Graphic Design. Her creative strengths lie in logo creation/branding and layout design. Danielle thoroughly enjoys creating new and exciting ideas for businesses from all industries. Growing up on the Surf Coast, her love of travel, surfing, snow boarding and fashion bring a unique cultural and environmentally conscious approach to her work. Danielle possesses strong interpersonal and communication skills that when combined with her innovative designs, form a seamless brand creation and print design experience for all of D and Co's clients.


Ronnie is D and Co's mascot. He is in charge of office morale and ensuring that the team members take regular breaks so he gets his belly rub. He is also in charge of taste testing the studio's stash of Schmacko treats at every given opportunity.