Design studio
Design studio


Sutton Young is a trusted creative agency for a number of global and New Zealand brands since 2003.

Our clients love the way our beautiful creative is always underpinned by smart strategy – ensuring they get the cut through and results they want.

They also appreciate being able to call on a broad range of services, be it our striking graphic design across print, digital and video, or our award-winning creative, copywriting, strategic and planning expertise.

So whether you’re a start-up or established. And whether you need print, digital or new branding that requires both – our talented and lightning fast team are ready to deliver brilliant creative that’s always on brief, on time and on target.

Following three years working as a designer at AIM Proximity, Jeremy headed to London where he spent another five years perfecting his design craft and developing a strong strategic nous under the guidance of Mike Sutton, Director of Sutton Young London.

At the start of 2003, Jeremy returned to Auckland to set up the New Zealand office of Sutton Young.

Jeremy Tapper


Jason can break the rules of design because he knows them inside and out. The 20-year design veteran previously ran design studios in London, gaining extensive experience by working with global brands such as Levis, Marks & Spencer, Renault and J.P. Morgan.

Jason Curran


A talented illustrator, Rebecca graduated from Elam School of Fine Art, majoring in design. Rebecca then spent two years working with and learning from the best of London’s design agencies and this experience shows in her creative branding, web and re-touching work.

Rebecca Hawkins


Colin has over 10 years working in Motion Design, encompassing the Broadcast, Digital Media and Entertainment industries. Accruing international experience in London, Melbourne, Sydney and now Auckland. Colin’s passion is to work on projects which are meaningful, progressive and exciting and has an enthusiastic interest in all aspects of design, visual communication, future-thinking and beyond.

Colin Johnston


Award-winning copywriter with over 15 years’ experience at London and Auckland agencies, working on range of clients including Emirates, Guinness, Tesco, Barclays, Nissan and McDonalds.

Will also founded – the world’s first crowd-funded sports team and has written a series of four football books.

Will Brooks


A British designer with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Digital Media Design with over five year’s experience working in creative agencies and multidisciplinary teams of marketeers, designers and developers.

Richard Pearson



We see ourselves as part of your team.

Always on hand to provide creative and strategic expertise whenever you need it.

We’ve learned that the key to marketing success is great design aligned to intelligent strategy – so we’ve set up Sutton Young in a way that delivers just this.

You’ll deal directly with our tight-knit team of experienced creatives, so you avoid all the typical frustrations and delays that can arise from working with larger agencies. And when specific jobs require it, being able to supplement our in-house team with Auckland’s finest freelance talent means we can do the best possible work for you while keeping costs to a minimum.

We’re also able to call on talent from Sutton Young’s London office, as well as expert suppliers from other parts of the globe, providing a 24/7 service.

You’ll love Sutton Young’s quick turnarounds, attention to detail and quality of work. And because you’re not paying for layers of administration, you’ll find our pricing is pleasing too.