Experience and Expertise

Simon Cook's Creative Ethos

My fundamental belief is that the best creative outcomes come through strong client-designer relationships, which is why every project I undertake goes through a collaborative process that has been refined over the years.

As a Webflow Expert Professional Partner since 2021, and previously employed as a Senior Designer within an agency environment in Henley-on-Thames. My credibility within the design industry was recognised, when my work and approach were called out in the 2011 Recommended Agency Register report.

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Simon Cook

A few things to know about me

Location

Based in Reading, Berkshire but happy to work with businesses across the World.

Webflow Professional Partner

Official Webflow Professional Partner - https://webflow.com/@dual-digital

Agency history

Before 2011 I worked agency-side on FMCG, financial, and luxury watch brands.

Background

My family is Anglo-Portuguese and I have two football-mad children.

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Milestones in Dual's history

2011

Getvanilla was founded

Leaving my agency career behind, my own design consultancy business Getvanilla was established.

2011

UX Designer at We Are Alias (Contractor)

Working as a UX designer on the Royal Bank of Scotland business and customer website.

2016

Designer at Alberon (Contractor)

Working as lead designer on projects primarily in the Education sector such as the University of Oxford's Statistics department, the University of Oxford's Computer Science department and the prestigious Jesus College.

2018

Getvanilla rebrands to Dual Digital

Getvanilla Design & Digital Ltd became Dual Digital Design Ltd and my title changed to Creative Director as part of a complete brand overhaul.

2020

Creative Director at Boost (Contractor)

Working as the head of creative alongside Boost's talented team of strategists, designers & developers on projects for Academic, Corporate, SaaS and FinTech brands.