When potential customers visit your website, we want them to feel good. We design every movement and interaction with the goal of connecting your audience to your message.
We believe in designing mobile first. Chances are your customers are viewing your website from their phone and they deserve a great experience. Before writing any code, we design layouts for mobile, tablet, and desktop.
Finally, a content management system (CMS) that is a joy to use, easy to update, and lightweight. Our customized CMS is tailored for each client so you can update your website without a pain of breaking the site or losing formatting.
We are proud to say that our logos can be seen all over the world. We start every project with a carefully engineered marketing strategy and pour everything we have in designing an identity that helps your business thrive.
Designing a logo is only the start of our work—we want to make your company memorable. Each branding project comes with a full suite of assets so you can hit the ground running with a strong, cohesive presence.
Show off your new logo to friends or send branded assets to printers and colleagues. We develop a custom brand guideline website so you can easily access and store your design files.
The Creative & The Code
Dave earned his Bachelor of Design with Honours from York University and Sheridan College. Over his 10-year design career, he has crafted brands for national companies, worked with Canada’s top marketers, and designed mobile apps for millions of users worldwide. Raised in North Bay, Dave attended Chippewa Secondary School and skied for Team Canada in 8 World Championships and won 13 Canadian Championship golds. Dave supports local athletics as a coach on the Nipissing Nordic Ski Team and the Northern Ontario Ski Division.
Jade has a Bachelor of Education, a Bachelor of Arts in psychology, as well as diplomas in marketing and social media management. She recently completed a certificate in digital media from OCAD. Before moving back to North Bay, she was an instructional designer at an educational software firm with over 15 million users across the globe. Now she creates engaging, user-friendly experiences for clients of 9 Lives Design. Jade also serves as president of the Nipissing University Alumni Advisory Board.
Wanna see some of our work? Check out our portfolio and Dave Nighbor's digital art.