Welcome to saydesignUK

 Get Creative with your Business

“Hello, I am Stephanie Young of saydesignUK. I thrive on creative challenges and deliver a bespoke client experience from concept to completion. Bringing an idea to life with the skills I have accumulated over 25+ years’, I love getting my teeth into a project for the distance. I get a great satisfaction seeing my clients grow in their business while building long lasting relationships with them. 

Being creative is in my DNA. I would say my strongest assets are strategic thinking and problem-solving. This enables me to undertake all graphic design responsibilities for print and digital to produce quality materials over different media.

I work closely with my clients throughout each stage of the design process to achieve premium results within budget and to make sure they are happy – communication is key to success.”
Stephanie Young, Founder saydesignUK

Welcome

saydesignUK was established by Stephanie Young in 2004, but her bedrock was in 1993 as an Art Director in advertising. Over the following years, she has overseen creative teams, counselled individuals and built lasting client relationships.

Stephanie is a creative designer with over 25+ years’ experience – including 10 years of in-house employment and 16+ years as an independent graphic designer and advisor. While gaining valuable exposure to different industries, clients and responsibilities, she has developed thousands of effective strategic solutions for clients from concept to final output.

These experiences and skillsets give Stephanie an inside-out knowledge of the creative world with a keen eye for current trends. With a broad client base ranging from global brands to city publications, entertainment venues and local independent businesses.

Work includes international airlines including Virgin Atlantic and Air Mauritius, national corporates IPIECA, City and Guilds Kineo, Brighton Marina, 3Spirit and many independents such as DV8 Youth Training, Tom Foolery Coffee Company and Realise Counselling.

Her toolbox includes: strategic thinking and creative problem-solving, brand identity and design, publishing and promotions, print and digital output, project management and marketing, corporate and artistic representation, typography and creative writing. She continues to learn new skills and rise to creative challenges.

Main Disciplines

Stephanie strongly believes it is her professional responsibility to produce effective, high quality materials to boost your business and create awareness. To send a clear message and increase engagement with your target audience. Below are the main disciplines that are applied to every project.

Composing brand-focussed business solutions.

Creating and developing high quality graphics from concept to print and digital output.

Working closely with clientele, staff and outsourcers throughout each stage of the process to achieve premium results.

Being a responsible project manager, valid team member and a self-motivated professional.

Using a variety of print and digital mediums to obtain awareness and engagement.

Delivering effective user experience.

Remaining calm and focused when working to tight deadlines.

Devising bespoke plans of action to suit all budget requirements.

Undertaking all project requirements including design, artworking, large format printing, web, social media and illustration.

Having a driving passion for new challenges and problem-solving.