Digital - Team

Digital - Team

Damien Wright

Digital Producer

As a digital producer, Damien is committed to creating excellent digital solutions that are effective, and easy for the user. With a strong background in digital and web development, he translates complex tech to his clients to empower them to make informed decisions about digital communications.

With experience in marketing and communications, real estate and government, Damien honed his experience in technology and in project management.

At CRE8IVE, he brings an authenticity and empathy, building relationships to understand his clients and their customer needs. He is a passionate advocate for using new technology, user experience, intuitive digital applications and automating processes to achieve improved business outcomes.

Damien's strong focus on usability testing ensures the technology and design choices for each project are validated. This is how he feels CRE8IVE is capable of constantly outperforming themselves.

Interests:
Damien sits on the board of directors for the Canberra Blind Society and is passionate about helping the organisation to develop a greater branding presence.

Andrew Collins

Web Developer

Andrew picked up his passion for web development in first semester of a Bachelor of Media, Arts and Production at University of Canberra, before honing his skills doing freelance websites for local small businesses.

Born and raised in Gundaroo, a small rural town just outside of Canberra, Andrew a is logical and creative thinker, with a deep love of solving problems and completing a challenge.

Outside of work, Andrew is a enthusiastic about music and cars. He is currently restoring a 1980 Holden panelvan, a project with which he attacks with the same passion and focus as his web development.

Joel Hancock

Web Developer

Joel brings a combination of creative design and love of technology to CRE8IVE’s dynamic studio.

Joel follows best technical practice in his development of websites and his knowledge of consumers’ interaction with digital media means his sites consistently hit their mark.

Not just the tech geek in the corner, Joel is also a cycling enthusiast and cooking enthusiast. He has an artistic background which he incorporates into his web development methodology.

Joel’s powerful and reliable web solutions push clients’ messages whether they have something to sell, or a service to provide.

Bevan Sharp

Web Developer

Bevan has over 9 years experience in User Centred Design, Web Services and development in both the public and private sectors, including three years with CRE8IVE as a Website Developer.  Bevan offers CRE8IVE's clients proven expertise and insight into the development of modern, responsive and compelling websites and web-based applications. Working collaboratively with CRE8IVE's designers, fellow developers and digital producers, Bevan has a particular interest in accessibility and usability; ensuring that users of varying capabilities and requirements are accommodated in his work. 

Projects that Bevan has worked on at CRE8IVE include websites for Radford College, NICTA's The Living Lab, Instyle Plants, SERREE (Regional Development Australia), Canberra Girls Grammar School, Fairley Estate Murrambateman, Icon Water 100, The ARC Centre of Excellence for the Dynamics of Language, Indigo Life apartments, and the Page award-winning Digital Canberra Challenge website.

Heinrich Van Der Berg

Web Developer

Heinrich joined CRE8IVE after 4.5 years experience as a Web Developer in a variety of creative agencies. He is a development all-rounder, with skills and experience in both front and back end development projects, including front end interactive applications and accessible websites. He has developed numerous government websites to WCAG Level AA standard, and enjoys transforming departmental policy into workable prototypes for responsive and flexible websites. Heinrich also has Search Engine Optimisation experience with AGLS and other metadata standards. Heinrich enjoys helping clients realise their corporate vision through smart, stylish design and intelligent, innovative programming.

Outside of work, Heinrich’s love of a good tale drives him to understand and respect people from all walks of life. He’s greatest love is collecting, from vintage audio equipment to new places. He is driven by his optimistic nature and his passion for interesting things.