See what our clients say

Kingston First

“We wanted designers who could create a visual identity that would resonate with both consumers and our businesses. 18 Design really understood our brand and what we wanted to achieve. They delivered a dynamic, vibrant and powerful re-brand for Kingstonfirst which is proving very successful in our marketing campaigns and B2B activity.”

Ros Morgan, Chief Executive, Kingstonfirst
Royal Mail
Pearson Education

“I’ve worked with Steve for the design of our books since the 80s, and he gives 110% to every project. It’s hard to choose the best words: creative, hardworking, cooperative and always spot-on with his design solutions. 18 Design are head and shoulders above other designers I’ve had to work with. They come up with the goods every time and I can’t recommend them more highly.”

Ingrid Freebairn, Pearson English Language Teaching textbook author
Walker Dendle Technical Recuitment

Walker Dendle Technical have used 18 Design for all our marketing and advertising since our inception in 2004. They always offer professional, precise and cutting-edge design to items such as our company logo, stationery, magazine ads and flyers. Their attention to detail is second-to-none and this, combined with their unique flair and creativity makes them our Number 1 choice always!

Martin Dendle, Director, Walker Dendle Technical Recruitment
ATP Media

“It’s a pleasure to work with 18 Design. Always creative and thorough, with great attention to detail, Steve’s professionalism is outstanding. His patience in delivering the highest quality product has been proven time and time again. ATP Media have always enjoyed a positive experience with 18 Design and would commend their work.”

Stuart Watts, COO, ATP Media
T1 Consultants

“T1 Consultants have been working with 18 Design for many years and on every occasion we are delighted with the quality of their work, creativity and amazing attention to detail. They always listen to the brief and interpret it on the button. They also have the ability of making you think you are the only client they are working with! We wouldn’t go anywhere else – they’re simply the best!”

Susie Roberts, Director, T1 Consultants
Charity Job

“We have worked with 18 Design on a range of design concepts for both online and offline campaigns and have found the service to be creative, timely and accurate. Their input and suggestions have helped us develop and enhance our marketing material on a range of projects, and to a high standard of production. Thank you team.”

Raya Wexler, Director, CharityJoB
Rose Theatre Kingston
BBC Books

“18 Design have brought their imagination, flair and fun to all of the projects we’ve asked them to handle – and delivered 100% on time. We’d never go anywhere else!”

Nicki Kennedy, Managing Director, Intercontinental Literary Agency
Walker Dendle Financial Recruitment

“As a fast-moving business involved in providing consultancy services to blue chip organisations, Walker Dendle has come to rely on the proactive and dedicated approach at 18 Design, as well as on their ability to deliver within sometimes very tight deadlines and always within budget.”

Lisa Dendle, Managing Director, Walker Dendle Financial Recruitment
DB Capital

“I have used 18 Design over a number of years for a number of projects and I have always found that they listen to the brief deeply and then come up with innovative, cost effectively and timely design solutions. I would thoroughly recommend them.”

Martin Bealey, DB Capital plc
Oxford University Press
Ignition Corporate Finance

“Steve and his team invested the time to really understand our business and the key messages that we wanted to send with our logo and on both the website and other marketing material. He provided the right balance between providing relevant creative suggestions and allowing us to input our own ideas.”

Peter Barrand, Director, Ignition Corporate Finance LLP
Skiers Trust of Great Britain
Matthew James
Surrey Steels

“As a new business in a competitive market our marketing strategy has been paramount to our growth. 18 Design have managed and delivered this from the outset – from brand identity to monthly newsletters, mailshots, a bus campaign and even chocolate advent calendars! They consistently deliver on time, within budget and generate fantastic customer reaction.”

Tim Brett, Managing Director, Surrey Steels
Elmbridge Borough Council
Terrapin Communications

“18 Design helped us launch Terrapin Communications. They’ve always been creative, helpful, friendly, responsive and met all our deadlines. I know whatever the challenge we can rely on them. They’re great to have about!”

Liz Williams, Director, Terrapin Communications Limited

“Both myself and my board colleagues have been delighted by the standard of work achieved and by the diligence with which this has been translated into the Annual Report and Accounts as a finished product.”

Kim Taylor, Chief Executive Officer, Rotala plc
British Academy
Remenham Club

“I have worked with Steve for at least 20 years on a variety of projects, both as a commercial client and as the briefer for a non profit-making sports club. Steve’s design solutions are always innovative yet pragmatic and his attitude to commercial and non-commercial work is always to the same high standard. I always look forward to working with 18 Design on any project – and they also make an excellent cup of tea!”

Jonathan Steel, President, Remenham Club
DC Thomson Ventures

“Peter Lilley MP has asked me to pass on his thanks for your work on the Globalisation Group’s identity. This was a project with tight deadlines for an organisation working in a controversial and politically sensitive area. We were delighted with the work you produced, which was done on time and on budget.”

Martin Le Jeune, Director, Open Road
John Martin homes
Alice Hanner

“18 Design have been with us since we started Alice Hannah. Their foresight following the design of our logo allowed us to easily roll out the identity across all our stationery, merchandise labelling, annual brochure and website. Steve and Debbie’s experience and a clear understanding of what’s required makes dealing with them very easy. I would have no hesitation in recommending them.”

Steve Blackburn, Director, Alice Hannah
Tabrah Interior Design

“18 Design have always been incredibly professional and helpful at very short notice – rescuing me in my hour of need. I would not hesitate to recommend them.”

Wendy Hilton, Tabrah Interior Design
Western Riverside Waste Authority
The Counselling Partnership

“We wanted a new image to promote our work. The charity’s trustees and staff were delighted with the team’s original and refreshing designs. We know from service users that our leaflets are liked by all ages and are easily identifiable. Thank you 18 Design for an excellent service.”

Carol Riddington, Operations Manager, The Counselling Partnership
Your Move
Embedding Performance
Marcus Clackson Photography
Excel in Business
K Racing
Platinum Care Homes