Creative Technology Consultant
JF Designs was established in 1991 with a strong vision to provide technology and design solutions for entrepreneurs in the business world. Their passion is to support small businesses, and they have been doing this for over three decades. JF Designs is a creative technology and consulting business that provides services such as collateral identity, graphic design, web development, and photography.
Jay Forde began his career at an award winning Seattle design agency, where he created web solutions for major corporations, including Microsoft, Nintendo, Esterline Technologies, RazorFish, and Xilinx. He also served as the Communication Director for a non-profit in the Seattle-Tacoma area, managing branding identity, providing organizational leadership, staff development, public speaking, and training.
As a small business branding expert, Jay takes pride in delivering exceptional results. He leverages his more than 30 years of experience to provide strategic listening and creative thinking to each meeting and project. This approach enables him to help his clients avoid costly mistakes in their branding and marketing efforts.
Jay believes that branding and promotion do not need to be complex. Therefore, he has simplified his methods, making it easy for his clients to understand how to brand and promote their business effectively. His clients have experienced impressive results, leading to a strong record of profitable partnerships that last for years.
After JF Designs completes a web development project, they offer their clients web site content management that includes basic website security, ongoing optimization, with routine updates to security and core technology.
Jay is a married family man with a son who works as a technology professional at a leading gaming company and a daughter who is pursuing her doctorate in Architectural Design at Harvard University. He takes pleasure in coaching decision-makers on their branding strategy, providing full-service solutions to help them achieve their goals.
JF Designs remains committed to challenging their clients to reach their personal and professional best.