Phil Emery is a highly experienced Art Director and Graphic Designer with over 25 years of real-world experience.
Starting as the sole designer for an artisanal offset printing company, Phil spent 8 years mastering every step of the design and production process: from meeting with clients, through art direction, spec’ing paper, design and production, right down to burning plates for the press and giving the final OK as the sheets came off the press.
His company, the Toronto-based Focused Creative, a boutique graphic design practice, specializes in helping B2B and B2C clients with complex or hard-to-understand offerings increase sales, gain market share quickly and build ROI. They have extensive experience in the IT, Technology & Telecommunications sectors, Packaged Goods, Government & Public Sectors, Non-profits and Tire Industries.
With a strong background in marketing and advertising, Focused Creative provides graphic and branding solutions that excel in all channels – digital and traditional, in print, online and broadcast mediums.
- Corporate Identities & Logos
- Annual Reports
- Brochures & Marketing Collateral
- Trade Show Graphics
- Long-form books
He also is the founder of a new revolutionary shaving product, The Original PreShave Bar.
Phil is also the founder and co-host, co-producer of the weekly songwriting podcast Song Talk Radio.