Norm is first and foremost a very talented, highly skilled designer and brand development pro. An experienced award winning graphic designer, seasoned art director, and an astute creative director, Norm has over 20 years experience helping companies build and maintain brands.
Beyond this all-important surface, you’ll come to discover and appreciate some of the finer points of why Norm is a uniquely qualified creative communicator. You’ll first learn he is an attentive, service-oriented professional and you’ll see why clients enjoy working with him to solve their problems.
What it may take you longer to learn are the details of how Norm came to be a Renaissance man of sorts. He is an accomplished guitar player (and guitar-maker) and songwriter who has performed live before upwards of 30,000 fans. He is Sensei Norm Jolin, holding the rank of mokuroku (4th degree black belt) in the traditional Japanese martial art, Aiki-Jujutsu. Plus he’s a photographer. And he’s a hockey goaltender. And you’ll discover there’s even more to Norm, once you get to know him.
Norm Specializes in Corporate Brand Development & Strategy. He can help with all aspects of marketing and branding.
Specialties: Corporate Design; Branding & Identity; Advertising & Promotion; Web Design & Multimedia; Catalogs & Newsletters; Vehicle & Environmental Design; Packaging; Point of Sale and Point of Purchase; Photography.
Planet eXe Web Solutions
Terry Lagler the owner of Planet Exe is a Web designer and a film and music junkie. An early love of film (super 8!) and photography combined with a passion for web design and digital media led to a place where all his interests can meet and inspire. Terry is active in the community and has taken his skills to encompass a wide range of clients. He started “Planet eXe Web Solutions” in 2001 and takes pride in fostering sound, long lasting working relationships. Terry has worked with artists, musicians, retail, corporate, and entrepreneurial clients.
Planet eXe offers a full range of web and digital solutions to help your business grow and succeed. Your website is only one piece of your business presence and our services don't stop there! Wordpress, E-Commerce, Social Media, print, custom clothing and other marketing materials are also a few of the many ways we can help you promote your brand. When not busy with clients, or hobbies, he’s designing for himself, just for the fun of it.
EM-SPACE Imaging & Design
Lori started her freelancing business in 1984, working on key accounts with most of the big downtown agencies and honing her skills until her client base grew, enabling her to grow her business, and manage an ofﬁce with her own freelancers 31 years later.
Today, she runs a full-service marketing, print design and website development/design ﬁrm, located in Durham Region. She has a proven business approach, helping clients solidify their position in the marketplace, while increasing their sales and proﬁts through solid, consistent branding, effective marketing strategies, and forward-thinking creative ideas that inspire. Volunteer work has always been a passion, working with several local charities, and currently sitting on the Pickering Mayor’s Gala Committee. As well, she has taught over 17 co-op students over the years, as they too aspire to become graphic designers/web developers.
Specializes in: full-service marketing, print design and website development/design
VISUAL ARTIST, GRAPHIC DESIGNER, LIVE EVENT ARTIST
Vera Malitskaya is an artist and a graphic designer, originally from Uzbekistan.
In 2004 Vera entered the Republican Art College in Tashkent and for the first time truly fell in love… with Art and Design! She has been in love with Art and Design ever since! She successfully graduated from Republican Art College in 2007. At the same time she was painting and exploring new techniques. In 2009 Vera started her education at the National Institute of Art and Design in Tashkent, while working as a graphic designer and experimenting with different art styles and techniques.
In 2012 Vera moved to Ajax, Canada and felt like she was finally ready to promote her craft and share her vision. In 2015 Vera fully dived in her art and design career as a full time artist and graphic designer. She recently opened a live painting company “We Paint Live” in a partnership with her friend and fellow artist Amanda Maccagnan. In the last year Vera participated in 30+ art and live painting events! Vera’s work can be found in the Cultural Expressions Art Gallery, Artisans At Work Art Gallery and many private collections. She currently lives and works in Ajax, ON.
IMAGE DESIGN GROUP
Vanessa Sosiak is passionate about creative and stunning design, taking pride and commitment in helping businesses brand for success. With 20 years of branding and design experience, Vanessa has held art direction and creative roles with Monarch Homes, Olde Hide House, Platinum Naturals, Port of Toronto, from start-ups to established firms.
Vanessa founded Sixth Workshop in 2003, a boutique graphic design + advertising studio located in Clarington. Sixth Workshop has a simple goal… design creative solutions to communicate / sell / grow / market your business effectively. A memorable and lasting impact to your overall company’s image.
Sixth Workshop is a full-service studio, customizing in solutions that provide a complete coverage of your company’s brand: marketing materials, brand identity, website development, logos, event visuals, packaging, brochures, business cards, direct mail, signage, Power Point presentations, social media ads and print advertisements.