about us

we’re visual
communication experts

somerton creative is a boutique design studio specializing in creative development, branding, wayfinding, and marketing communications. Our team leaders have been working in the industry for 15 years, collectively working with high profile clients such as Oxford Properties, Cadillac Fairview, Gambles, Molson Coors, Carlsberg Canada, Pump Hospitality Group, Shoppers Drug Mart, Jim Bean, Franks Red Hot & more. You may not have known us by name, but you’ve definitely seen our work at shopping centres, office buildings, hospitals, or restaurants.

why boutique

If we had to sum it up, boutique means small team — big talent, thinking, and results. We handle each project with a personalized approach, with our team leaders being involved from ideation to implementation. Direct access to our founders means gaining 15 years of design & marketing expertise.

our services

creative development

All things design. Creative content design — Digital, print, and beyond.

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branding

Brand strategy, design, or refresh. Let’s put your best face forward.

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wayfinding

Environmental and wayfinding design — Moving people from point A to point B with efficiency and style.

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marketing

The future is now. Trend setting digital and traditional marketing for the year 2020 and beyond.

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Leadership

Jamie Somerton

Partner/Creative Director

Jamie, Creative Director, brings 15 years of design expertise and knowledge to somerton creative. Graduate of the Graphic Design program at George Brown College in Toronto, ON. Jamie has been working in the design industry since 2006. Upon graduation, Jamie began his career as Graphic Designer at Black & White Merchandising in Montreal, QC, working on licensed apparel design for high profile brands, such as Marvel, DC Comics, Nickelodeon, and Mattel. In 2009, Jamie accepted a position at Directional Designs and Germgo Media, which would see him assume the responsibility of Creative Director in 2011. Through his experience at both companies, Jamie has worked on and managed creative projects for such clients as Cadillac Fairview, Brookfield, Oxford Properties, Allied, and Shoppers Drug Mart, in addition to managing the branding and marketing for both companies. With somerton creative now moving into its 5th year, Jamie now find himself working on creative projects for the likes of Gambles, Pump Hospitality Group, Molson Coors, Carlsberg Canada, Southern Glazer Wine & Spirits, and Square One. He also believes in the continual learning and growing as a creative and has recently completed design courses at OCAD University.

Felicia Somerton

Partner/Marketing Director

Felicia, Marketing Director, is a guru of all things marketing at somerton creative. Felicia graduated from Sheridan College with a diploma from the Child and Youth Worker program in 2011. Upon taking on a position with the Peel District School Board, Felicia discovered that this wasn’t going to be the career path for her. Upon her departure from Peel, Felicia took on a  position at Brand Momentum as Team Lead Brand Ambassador. Through her experience at Brand Momentum, Felicia has worked with major brands, including Frank’s RedHot, Canadian Club, Yoplait, Kernels Popcorn, Jim Beam, and Jack Daniels. In addition, Felicia recently completed the Digital Marketing program at BrainStation, becoming an expert at all things digital marketing, social, email and other new and upcoming forms of digital marketing communications.