Meet The Design Consultant Team

Create: Design Consultants

Aidan Ahern - DesignerLinda Duffy - DirectorOwen Barry - Managing DirectorKevin Bourke - Web DeveloperBrian Donnellan - Web Developer

Aidan Ahern - Designer

create_branding_Aidan_Ahern_About_usI graduated from Limerick School of Art and Design with a BA in Design Communications in 1999. Over the past 10 years I have worked in design studios in Limerick and Dublin as well as freelancing in Australia in 2006/07.
I have worked in the areas of brand identity, print design and web design with a wide variety of clients including the Department of Transport, The Teaching Council of Ireland, Peamount Hospital and Dromoland Castle. Since joining Create in 2008, I have worked with Lee Valley Ireland, the BHT Group, Boru Jewelry, Valid Nutrition, OmniPay and Dulux.

Linda Duffy - Director

create_branding_Linda_Duffy_About_usEducated in Dublin and Donegal, I have over 15 years experience in the industry, working with design consulting and marketing agencies on branding, point-of-sale and corporate communications for various clients such as Coca-Cola, Bupa and Dublin Tourism. I have previously worked for a marketing agency in Australia and was a director of a design consulting agency for several years on my return before teaming up with Owen to form Create.
I currently manage and design for clients such as Health Service Executive (HSE), Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM) and Slieve Russell Hotel.

Owen Barry - Managing Director

create_branding_Owen_Barry_About_usEducated in Dublin, I have over 25 years experience in the industry. Before establishing Create, I worked in a number of leading design agencies in Ireland and Australia, specialising in online and corporate communications for various clients such as the International Rugby Board and state agencies.
I have developed and implemented branding & marketing strategies for a number of public bodies including the HSE, County Councils and BIM. I regularly give talks and workshops about branding to a wide variety of business associations, colleges and networking groups.
I am currently on the Dublin City Enterprise Board’s SEA committee, and am a prominent member of BNI Marketwest and the Referral Institute.

Kevin Bourke - Web Developer

create_branding_Kevin_Bourke_About_usI studied Design Communications and Animation and graduated from Dun Laoghaire IADT in 2003. My expertise and passions lie in web designing/developing, graphic design and animation. I make sure that I give positive user experiences for desktop and mobile websites while keeping up with ever changing web standards and usability.

I’ve designed and developed websites for prominent clients such as Dublin Fingal Chamber and Diesel Ireland, as well as having developed animations and motion graphics for promotional screens.

Brian Donnellan - Web Developer

create_branding_Brian_Donnellan_About_usI graduated from Limerick School of Art and Design with a Bachelor of Design (Graphic Design) in 1998. I have worked with a wide variety of companies and organisations, including: Murray O’Laoire Architects; Navan Town Council; Limerick and Clare Education and Training Board; Hennessy + Associates and OPEN Supporting Lone Parents in Ireland. I take great pride in building sites that are specific to each client’s needs and personality. In making the complex simple. And on delivering interactions and functionalities attuned to the needs and expectations of all stakeholders.