Rick Jesse is a graphic designer and the founder of STKRS. Having started working life in the design and print industry in York, Rick went on to work for a Design Week Top Ten agency working on projects for Lego, McDonalds, Halifax Bank of Scotland, KPMG and Nestle, before starting out on his own in 2006.
Rick has built and runs two businesses which have allowed him to have products featured in the lobby of the BBC world service building. He has also supplied the likes of TED, Blippar, Yammer, Rovio (Angry Birds) and had products featured on several TV shows including the Disney Channel, Britain’s Next Top Model, 60 Minute Makeover and T4 on the Beach. The team has worked on graphics for motor brands, building graphics, they’ve designed apps, and created augmented reality products. On any given day you will find them printing and shipping stickers for some of the UK’s and the world’s smartest startups.
“My passion is design and branding, and how branding actually meets the customer experience”. “Branding is about everything you do as a business, from phone calls and emails, to sales and management, all of these reflect the brand”.
“My other passion is stickers…because everyone loves stickers!”