Intellijoint Surgical

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When Intellijoint Surgical outgrew their existing proprietary CMS, they came to us to update and move their website to open-source solution. We built them a new CMS based on SilverStripe with a custom page-builder that allows them customize layouts, animations and effects all from the comfort of the CMS without coding. View the Site

LSO Infographic

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Life Sciences Ontario needed to condense their complex sector report into an easy to understand infographic. We created an impactful and sharable infographic to help them get their message out both on-brand and on-point.

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A Luxury Home for Luxury Realtor. When the Pace Home Selling Team needed a new website, they chose our custom real estate platform (prprt.es) as their home. We built a custom designed site, with MLS integration, geo-targeting features, and a focus on calls-to-action.

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design + awesome partnered with VPDM to help the Niagara Falls Professional Fire Fighters Association update their website. The site includes a messaging system to facilate shift changes for the members as well as community calendar and private resources for members. We also helped clean up their exisiting logo.

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MaRS Innovation Presentation Language

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We updated MaRS Innvoation's presentaion template with a new layout and iconography system to help convey complicated concepts in a straight-forward easy-to-grasp manner.


dslowey site

Deirdre Slowey needed a new real estate site, something more mature than the month to month template site she had been using. In conjunction with her designer we built a new site based on our Real Estate Mangement CMS. Her designer provided static mockups and branding guidance and we turned her photoshop files into a fully realized responsive design.

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Handling Specialty

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Handling Specialty needed a new site that showed that they "Build Big Things to Help People Build Big Things." The old site was built on .NET and the cost of ownership was too high. We rebuilt and redesigned the site using open source technologies and modern web standards to keep Handling agile and adaptable. 

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The League...

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When David Vaughan needed someone to convert his branding into a functional, mobile-friendly site, he turned to us. We created a custom CMS and design based on his initial sketches.

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Oeno Gallery Redesign

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After a problematic redesign that left Oeno Gallery losing visitors, search ranking and business the Vaughan Group brought us in to save the day. We built Oeno Gallery a new site that not only regained their search rank and traffic but surpassed it. We integrated the site with their inventory management system to reduce the need to add items to their inventory and the website. And the little something extra? The Artwork pages reconfigure themselves dynamically to maximize the impact of the artwork.

The Analytic Eye

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Elizabeth needed to up her bloging game, move beyond the stantard wordpress templates and start establishing her own brand. We devleoped a custom WordPress theme as well as designing her a brand new logo.

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Tiziana Aiello

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We partnered with Jarhead to create a website for an immigration lawyer just opening her first practice. Jarhead handled the branding and initial layout, and we turned their desktop vision into responsive code.

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UFS's site needed a facelift. Their old site hadn't been updated since the early 2000's. We built them a new site with a bold fresh look.

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MaRS Innovation Funding Presentation

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We created a series of PowerPoint decks for MaRS Innovation to help them request funding and update their general membership. The project consisted of creating custom templates and slides as well as developing iconography to convey complex concepts in an easy to digest format.

“I hired Rick to produce the visuals for an important PowerPoint presentation deck. Although we are located in different cities, he worked closely with me to refine our vision for the working document, provided outstanding visuals to augment our content and created a cohesive, professional deck that earned an extremely positive response from our stakeholders.”

Elizabeth Monier-Williams
Marketing and Communications Manager at MaRS Innovation


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foc! needed a custom web solution to manage and display consignment inventory. With a fresh SEO friendly site they've managed to maintain top 3 local ranking on Google and attract large high-profile client base that regularly features trips the store on HGTV

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