Gordon Currie has worked as a web developer, online marketing specialist and graphic designer for close to 25 years. His mantra for running his consulting business is simple - "creative innovation". Working from his home base in British Columbia, Canada, Gordon works with clients all over the world including North America, Australia, Europa, and the Middle East. When not working, Gordon's hobbies include drag racing, camping, acrylic painting and playing guitar.

Gordon's articles

  1. DesignFestival: The Inside Secrets of Logo Development: Part 2

    In Part 1 of The Inside Secrets of Logo Development, we talked about basic techniques on working with clients looking for a corporate logo and tips for bidding project work. We also discussed specific advanced techniques that help position you as an expert with clients and assist you in getting more money for your design work. We emphasized a focus on creating value vs. competing on price

  2. DesignFestival: The Inside Secrets of Logo Development: Part 2

    In Part 1 of The Inside Secrets of Logo Development, we talked about basic techniques on working with clients looking for a corporate logo and tips for bidding project work. We also discussed specific advanced techniques that help position you as an expert with clients and assist you in getting more money for your design work. We emphasized a focus on creating value vs.

  3. The Inside Secrets of Logo Development: Part 2

    In Part 1 of The Inside Secrets of Logo Development, we talked about basic techniques on working with clients looking for a corporate logo and tips for bidding project work. We also discussed specific advanced techniques that help position you as an expert with clients and assist you in getting more money for your design work. We emphasized a focus on creating value vs. competing on price.

  4. DesignFestival: The Inside Secrets of Logo Development: Part 1

    For most web freelancers, it’s not uncommon for the phone to ring with that fateful question, “Hey, can you guys build me a new company logo?” And for most of us, we answer yes, hang up and then start to think, where do I start? In this article, I hope to share some “not so common” logo presentation secrets and making any logo development project a big success! Having developed corporate logos for over 15 years, I soon found that coming up with some creative artwork was never a problem. It was the behind the scenes work that stumped myself until I started developing some surefire ways to impress the client, increase my income and most of all, learn the proper presentation skills to get more logo work and create true “value” to the client in the process. Here are just a few basic techniques that worked for me: Understand Your Logo Development Target Market

  5. The Inside Secrets of Logo Development: Part 1

    Today we have the first in a three part series presented by Gordon Currie, a man with over 15 years experience in Logo Design. In Part One, Gordon covers hard topics such as how to best present to your client, how to price and why an understanding of their industry matters.