About

Creativeans {pronounced Cre-a-ti-veans | kriːˈeɪti:/ vi.ən/}

Creativeans is an interdisciplinary creative consultancy based in Singapore, Milan and Jakarta. Our mission is clear; to help our clients transform their businesses into enduring brands.

Business leaders trust us to solve their strategic and creative challenges: from branding, business innovation, product design, service design, packaging design to communication design, across all industries and regions. Guided by our systematic approach and methodologies such as BrandBuilder™ and BrandIntel™, we work with mid size companies, small start ups and family owned businesses to create enduring brands.

Our Business Model

We’ve developed a business model that enables us to work with a wide variety of clients & partners on a diverse set of engagements.

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Collaborative Engagement

We help businesses craft brands through project-based and retainer collaborations. Through our interdisciplinary approach, we ensure that the work we do can be effectively incubated and activated for our clients.

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Strategic Partnership

Ground-up brand building and design development with smaller and early stage companies, we develop true partnerships with entrepreneurs where cash fees are reduced and a royalty/equity arrangement is put in place.

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Creative Incubation

We design and conduct programmes to equip organisations with the knowledge and tools to grow their in-house creative strength. From our best creative minds, we teach our methodologies to the wider community.

Our Esteemed Clients

Recognition

“Creativeans is moving closer toward its goal of establishing Singapore as an emerging creative hotbed, encouraging exchanges between international consumers and Singaporean designers.” – Surface Asia Mag

Awards

  • Promising SME 500, Top Business Luminary, 2016
  • Promising SME 500, Top Business Luminary, 2014
  • President’s Design Award, Designer of the Year, Nominee, 2014
  • President’s Design Award, Design of the Year, Nominee, 2014
  • SaloneSatellite Award, Pod, Special Mention, 2014
  • TIFF, Tubily, Shortlisted, 2014
  • TIFF, Layang Layang, Shortlisted, 2014
  • Furniture Design Award, Tei, Shortlisted, 2012
  • SaloneSatellite Award, Adapt, Shortlisted, 2011

  • Furniture Design Award, Sprout, Merit Award, 2011
  • Fujitsu Design Award, Mochitsu, Shortlisted, 2011
  • Tivoli Audio Design Challenge, Imagine, Winner (Singapore), 2010
  • Seoul International Design Competition, Monky, Shortlisted, 2010
  • Un Designer Per Le Imprese, Lugum, Special Mention, 2010
  • Sound Innovation Competition, Mini, 1st Prize, 2009
  • Furniture Design Award, Sqoosh, Shortlisted, 2007
  • Express IT! iN2015 Competition, System Doc, Merit, 2006
  • Young Asian Designers Award, Makan,Shortlisted, 2006

Exhibits

  • SaloneSatellite, The Missing Dining Table, 2016
  • Singapore Design Week, Bringing Brands to Life, 2016
  • SingaPlural, Design Larger than Life, 2015
  • IFFS, Singapore Design Pavilion, 2015
  • IFFS, Young Guns, 2014
  • SingaPlural, Spectrum Installation, 2014
  • SingaPlural, POP! Installation, 2014
  • SingaPlural, The Periodic Table, 2014
  • 100% Design Singapore, 100% Material Workshop, 2013
  • Esplanade, Stories of Design, 2013
  • Esplanade, Flipside 2013
  • Salone del Mobile, Singapore Lah!, 2013

  • SingaPlural, Design Larger Than Life, 2013
  • Zero Design Festival, Charity Auction, 2013
  • Home & Decor Fair, Kopitiamo, 2012
  • Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Generation Design, 2012
  • MAAD, Red Dot Museum, Guest Exhibitor, 2012
  • SaloneSatellite, Treasures of the Little Red Dot, 2012
  • SingaPlural, Design Larger Than Life, 2012
  • SingaPlural, 30 Chairs Lifestories, 2012
  • Tent London, Treasures of the Little Red Dot, 2011
  • SaloneSatellite, Treasures of the Little Red Dot, 2011
  • Triennale Design Museum, Un Designer Per Le Imprese, 2010
  • Salone del Mobile, Un Designer Per Le Imprese, 2010

Publications

Lookbox Living, July 2015

PSME 500, 2014

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DDN, May 2014

The Food Journal, January 2014

SingaPlural, 2014

Interni, June 2013

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BOB, August 2012

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Art4D, February 2012

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A Casa, August 2011

Millionaire, March 2013

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Cubes, June 2013

Objet2, 2013

101 Woonideeen, September 2011

DM, August 2012

AND, February 2012

Interior World, February 2012

Elle Decor UK, January 2012

AXXIS, October 2012

House Trends, February 2012

Casamica, November 2011

Dwell, July 2012

TL Mag, October 2011

Wohnrevue, June 2011

Cubes, December 2011