Katrina Lees - Partner
Specialty Areas: Graphic Design, PR, Websites, Marketing, Copy-WritingKatrina Lees has been working with small businesses for the past 8 years implementing marketing communications strategies, managing marketing campaigns and executing high quality design and print projects.
Her experience and training includes a bachelor of Arts, majoring in design and communication; being responsible for the management of a client base of 50 + at any one time; establishing, systemising and growing her creative franchise; and, she has been the driving force and creative intelligence behind over 70 brands, websites and marketing projects – all before the ripe age of 29.
Katrina has worked across a broad range of industries and sectors including retail, fashion, manufacturing, printing, property investment, real estate, business coaching/consulting, accounting and financial services. Her natural entrepreneurial skills have seen her working in management and supervisory roles since 16, and her passion for business and logical insights adds enormous value to the businesses she works with. Katrina has a well-rounded and in-depth knowledge of all things design and marketing (online and offline) and high understanding of business management – the extent of her knowledge is rare amongst creative and marketing types, let alone young professionals, thus making her highly respected and recommended amongst peers.
Katrina has been with The Creative Collective from the very beginning. With humble beginnings has a student doing work experience, Katrina was quickly snapped up as a contractor working in the area of graphic design. In 2009, Katrina became the first franchisee of The Creative Collective, establishing the Newcastle office.
Later, in 2013, Katrina and Yvette joined forces; in an effort to expand The Creative Collective’s service offering and further streamline our clients’ experience with our agency. We maintain that our key goal is to achieve exceptional results for our clients, and have fun with them along the way! It’s this culture that has enabled us to build long- term relationships with our clients.
- Website development specialising in sophisticated systems which include custom development and functionality
- Re-branding and marketing positioning working with existing businesses to fine tune their marketing strategies
- Creative Strategy
- Designing and executing creative marketing strategies inline with pre-define objectives