Meet your dream team.
We leverage our extensive network to build a team of experienced professionals based on your specific needs. Each project is unique, so each member of our team fills a specific role.
FOUNDER, PRESIDENT, BRAND IMPRINT SPECIALIST, AWARD-WINNING DESIGNER
Catharine Bradbury, CGD, is president & creative director of Bradbury Brand + Design Experts. After more than 25 years’ creating client success, she’s built a reputation as a brand and design leader. She developed the Brand Imprint process specifically to help firms define the intangibles that go into making a memorable brand—values, personality traits, differentiators, ideal client profiles.
Catharine uses her experience in brand stewardship and brand coaching to help clients build authentic brands from within. Her unique focus on brand strategy + design + execution ensures tangible results, while her commitment to personal, responsive service provides the foundation for long-term client relationships.
Catharine’s portfolio reflects the incredible diversity of her clients. She’s won over 300 international and national design awards. She’s designed over 40 stamps for Canada Post, served a six-year term on the Canada Post Stamp Advisory Committee to select stamp subjects and designs for commemorative stamps, has twice judged the “Best Album Cover of the Year” for Canada’s Juno Awards, and served on a number of design competition juries.
VP, Strategic Marketing & Communication
Claire Watson is an accredited business communicator at the international and national levels of the profession and one of only 60 recognized IABC Master Communicators in Canada. Her track record of leading global teams to collaborate, think strategically, act creatively, implement precisely, and exceed customer expectations delivers meaningful business results at every turn. Her broad range of experience includes strategic communication management, research and measurement, internal and change communication, inbound and outbound marketing and social media.
VP, Business Development
Bill Schwarz brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to each project, drawing from 20-plus years of senior management experience backed by post-graduate research in organizational wellness, as well as certification in brand management, professional change management and Lean Six Sigma. When it comes to designing your brand experience, Bill can provide valuable insights into the human side of branding by helping map the customer journey, locate customer touch points, and identify moments that matter for your clients and staff.
Beverly Fast is an experienced writer and editor with more than 25 years’ experience writing for professional firms, institutions, public and private organizations. She understands branding and its impact on content creation at every level. She is well-versed in using the Brand Imprint to align brand messaging, subtly communicate brand values, highlight brand differentiators and target ideal clients.
Bev creates a voice for our clients, a voice that reflects each client’s brand values and brand personality. She is adept at using that voice consistently across communication platforms. She works closely with clients to create content that is professional yet engaging; concise yet fun to read; relevant yet always reinforcing the client’s brand.
Bree Thompson is a passionate and dedicated designer, with significant design, digital marketing, and production skills. Social media is her jam, as evidenced by the deliberate and thoughtful ways she weaves design into the communication medium. Bree brings a portfolio full of talent, technical skill and warmth to the team. As an entrepreneur herself, she also understands the critical relationships among branding, design and marketing. Bree is a detail-oriented multitasker, enjoys working in a fast-paced, creative atmosphere, loves working with people and learning about different industries. Bree is always excited to bring the client’s vision to life.