Our passion is to create compelling
Branded Digital Solutions that speak
intelligently to your Customers

Design Thinking Digital Innovators

Established in 1989 to provide exciting, effective design solutions. Since its inception, CDG has grown considerably into a recognised brand design and digital marketing innovator. Rewarding our clients with compelling visual solutions that create value and recognition in their marketplace. Our Strategic approach to visual excellence and digital know-how makes us excel.

Design thinking and innovation used by CDG is a customer-centric ideology using disruptive innovation, and creativity to form a “Valuable Experience” that underpins the user objective. We hone in on the wants needs and desires of people and their experiences they encounter while using the brands we create.

Inspiration and Innovation is the challenge of opportunity that motivates our search for solutions

over 10,000 Projects within 33 years

Working with clients across 4 Continents

Creating Valuable Experiences

Our People

CEO- Brand Design Strategist

Paul Mc Cann

CEO- Brand Design Strategist

Paul Mc Cann

With decades of working in the design, brand and marketing industry, Paul leads the team with a Masters in Professional Design Practice along with 5 years of a PhD. in Design Innovation in NUIM.  Paul has grown CDG to be one of Ireland’s leading full-service design agencies with an enviable portfolio of clients across the world. Shortlisted for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the year and many other design accolades he shows that determination, innovation and persistence bring reward. Paul is a well-respected designer in his own right and has lectured and talked at seminars on branding and entrepreneurship.

Creative Director

Kieran Duffy

Creative Director

Kieran Duffy

Kieran is the Creative Director at CDG and has been with the company since 2010.  He Graduated from Ballyfermot College and started out working with CDG as an Intern.  Kieran’s skills include Brand, Web, UI, UX Design as well as print and he has many years of professional experience in the design industry.

A strategic thinker with a good eye for detail, good communication skills and with the ability to take a job from initial concept through to final delivery.

Strategy & International Advisor

Dan Maher

Strategy & International Advisor

Dan Maher

Dan is our senior strategist and has worked alongside CDG for 20 years. Dan has an enviable pedigree in practice and academically. He is an MBA graduate from INSEAD and lectures MBA students in Michael Smurfit Graduate School.  Dan’s skills include International Market Development, Strategic planning, and venture capital funding. He was chairman of the Scientific Advisory board in Germany. Worked in ACT venture capital IT sector, RTE, Seimens, and currently, runs his own business Nua Venture.

A strategic design thinker with huge international experience, great speaker and the ability to take any company to world-class standards.

Sales & Client Manager

Kilian Wood

Sales & Client Manager

Kilian Wood

Kilian ensures our customers benefit from the highest levels of service from initial contact through to agreeing on objectives and managing projects to their successful completion. A Business & Marketing honours graduate, Kilian has over 25 years’ experience in marketing, sales and client management. Kilian’s particular skills include digital marketing strategy and execution, public relations / copywriting and client management. He brings to the table the ability to properly understand the needs and requirements of clients and translate these into successful outcomes and solutions.

Director of IT & Web Development

Reema Dsouza

Director of IT & Web Development

Reema Dsouza

Reema is the Lead developer at CDG. She has graduated in Computer Science with Applied Maths. Subsequently completing a post-graduate degree from Dublin Business School in Web Technologies and Cloud Computing with first class honors.

Her skills include Web & Software development in .Net and PHP. Reema has over 12 years of professional experience in the software and web industry internationally.

Digital Media Director

Robert Vance

Digital Media Director

Robert Vance

Rob is an Irish writer, Historian, Photographer and filmmaker. Rob has travelled over 1 million Km filming, photographing and exploring ancient sites for books and TV series on RTE, UTV and BBC.  His unique knowledge of Ireland’s history and archaeology is available as Adams & Buttle bespoke tours guide of amazing Ireland.  The uncanny and esoteric is what Rob looks for in a story and film production. Rob has an amazing character and the ability to make a video production shine with warmth and interest. Rob heads up our digital video production and filmmaking while working from his castle in the Kerry Kingdom.

Senior Graphic Designer

Slaven Kopitovic

Senior Graphic Designer

Slaven Kopitovic

Slaven is a graphic designer and an advanced user of all Adobe Packages and a Blender 3D user.  He enjoys music, sports, nature, people and animals, and takes inspiration from it all. With a degree in graphic design at the University of Rijeka in Croatia Slaven has 13 years of experience working in Graphic and Web design for all visual and digital media projects. Slaven has a diverse set of skills in brand design and brand implementation.

Graphic Designer

Ana Paula Pereira

Graphic Designer

Ana Paula Pereira

Ana is a Graphic Designer at CDG. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design at Centro Universitário Belas Artes and started working at Digital Music as an intern and junior designer for more than one year in Brazil.

Ana has 6 years of experience working in graphic design, brand design, editorial and digital media creation.

UI/UX - Product Development

Ciaran Mc Callion

UI/UX - Product Development

Ciaran Mc Callion

Ciaran is our UI/UX product development guy. He has a Bachelor’s degree in product design from NUIM. Ciaran has experience working on new product development in Web and App Design. Ciaran creates user-friendly interfaces that enable users to understand how to use complex technical products. He is passionate about the latest technology trends and devices and is always involved in the design process for the next hot app or web platform.

UI/UX - Digital Media Design

Vlado Cilic

UI/UX - Digital Media Design

Vlado Cilic

Vlado is a UI/UX and new media designer at CDG. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Visual Communications at the University of Rijeka in Croatia and has 15 years of experience working in UI/UX for all digital media projects. Vlado has diverse skills in video animation, branding and web design and is our frontend and UI/UX designer.

Digital Media Capture & Production

Dave O’Beirne

Digital Media Capture & Production

Dave O’Beirne

Dave has worked professionally within the media industry for 30 years, with a degree in design and video capture Daves skills and experience has proven hugely beneficial to all CDG’s new business development innovations. Dave thrives on new projects that need a creative visual story told and looks forward to an out-of-the-ordinary challenge. Over the years Dave has worked on a huge range of productions for B2C and B2B productions for Online Social campaigns, to Native Pieces for media outlets.

Full-Stack Developer

Artemi Panarind

Full-Stack Developer

Artemi Panarind

Artemi is a senior WordPress developer at CDG. He has a Degree in Computer Science from Kyve University Tech. & Design. He has subsequently completed a post-graduate masters degree in UCD in Web Technologies and Cloud Computing with first-class honours. His skills include Web & Software development in .Net and PHP. Artem has over 10 years of experience in the WordPress CMS, App, Software and Web industry.

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