Kate Howes | Art Director & Designer
As senior art director and designer on the howesdesign team Kate is responsible for the creation and execution of all design elements.Taking projects from concept to the final art stage is Kate’s strong suit. Kate has worked in the GTA advertising/communications community for over 20 years. With schooling in both fine art and graphic design, Kate started her career at a Markham-based agency that specialized in sports advertising. Here she produced creative for clients such as Wilson Sporting Goods, Leafsport Canada, Ferland Authentic Hockey Equipment and Trimark Clothing.
Kate has enjoyed a varied freelance career. During this time, her design skills have been employed by ad agencies and a long list of companies, including manufacturers such as: The New Piper Aircraft, Harley-Davidson, Apple SelfStorage, Apple Suites Executive Office Space, ATMS Fire Protection and other clients such as the All Ways Travel, Solidifi Mortgage Services, AEC Daily, Minus 8 Vinegar & Verjus, Sick Kids Foundation, Your Credit Union, INEX, Matthew’s House, South Simcoe Arts Council and Stevenson Memorial Hospital Foundation.
These leading companies relied on Kate to create a multitude of communication elements and pieces including logo designs, corporate identities, packaging, trade show materials, advertising and direct mail campaigns, brochures, catalogues, print materials, websites and e-marketing campaigns.