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Design4Retail Ltd

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Owners/board of directors:

 

Chris Baker Expand biography

Owner Director

Chris has amassed almost 30 years retail design experience.
Initially starting as a junior designer with Sloane Group, before joining WPA owned Oakley Young, where he headed the in-house creative team and prior to founding d4r, he spent two years with a smaller retail design agency RMD.
Today his role at d4r is to provide both design direction and mentoring support to the d4r design team, whilst also remaining actively involved on a day to day basis with clients and new projects.

 

Tim Howitt Expand biography

Owner Director

Tim co-founded d4r with Chris Baker and Jon Vinall in May 2003 with the shared vision of building d4r to be one of the most admired retail design agencies in the UK.
His career spans 25 years in the sector, working for retail design and POP businesses in a variety of roles that started in design and quickly evolved to client services and business development.
Today his role at d4r is to provide both support the client service team and together with Chris and Jon, to provide the strategic direction for the business to continue to grow.

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Tim Howitt Expand biography

Owner Director

Tim co-founded d4r with Chris Baker and Jon Vinall in May 2003 with the shared vision of building d4r to be one of the most admired retail design agencies in the UK.
His career spans 25 years in the sector, working for retail design and POP businesses in a variety of roles that started in design and quickly evolved to client services and business development.
Today his role at d4r is to provide both support the client service team and together with Chris and Jon, to provide the strategic direction for the business to continue to grow.