Client Profile | u-nex-o!
Owner: Tracey J Jackson, PHR
Synopsis: Tracey J Jackson has developed frameworks to effectively and efficiently help businesses operationalize processes for growth. Leveraging the power of symbiotic diversity and resilience among all members of the business, Tracey’s frameworks lay the foundation for all people within a company to contribute their strengths in a strategic and organized method to achieve company goals. Her company, u-nex-o! stands for unity excellence operationalized. Tracey was selected as one of Wilmington’s Most Intriguing People in 2018. Tracey and u-nex-o! are synonymous with business growth in Wilmington and surrounding areas.
Learn more about Tracey J Jackson and u-nex-o! at unexoframework.com
"I originally went to a free logo service at the start of my business. As I grew in knowledge and understanding of who I was and how I operated as a business, the logo branding no longer served me well. I had one conversation with Ryan over the phone and met him once for about an hour at Starbucks. In that hour Ryan was able to capture the essence of who I was and how I operated in my business. His first draft of my logo design hit the mark. With a few tweaks the process was seamless, quick, effective and efficient. Ryan is the best!"
-Tracey J Jackson, PHR
Client Profile | Defined Designing
Company: Defined Designing
Owner: Rose McCollough
Synopsis: Chances are if you attended a formal event in Wilmington NC or the surrounding area in the past 8 years, you have already had the pleasure of seeing Rose’s beautiful work. As a floral and event decor designer, Rose provides an exceptional level of service so her clients can experience a stress-free experience throughout the decor planning and implementation process. I am a customer of Defined Designing and I will never look anywhere else when it comes to selecting a designer for beautiful arrangements for any special event, occasion or when I make my wife upset.
“When I first spoke to Ryan about my thoughts on a new logo concept it included a price cap to stay within. Not only did he deliver with a unique logo and vibrant colors he was able to satisfy budget constraints. I've recently used his expertise on a flyer for Valentine's day and trifold brochures.”
Client Profile | Tammika Brown Accounting and Tax Services
Company: Tammika Brown Accounting and Tax Services
Owner: Tammika Brown
Synopsis: Not too many 8 year olds have an affinity for numbers and even fewer have turned their mathematical passion into a successful accounting firm like Tammika Brown. Tammika is not your typical accountant. She works with her clients to help them understand their tax and financial profile so they can make informed decisions for their business and personal goals. Tammika can help any individual or business with a variety of services including business formation, QuickBooks set-up and training, financial statements, estimated quarterly tax payments, payroll, tax preparation for individuals and small businesses. Tammika is avid distance runner and loves traveling, mentoring and reading.
Learn more about Tammika and her accounting services at tammikabrown.com
“I fretfully approached Ryan and asked if he could create a logo for my business I was starting, I was clueless but after some Q&A and discovery, I had six logo options to choose from. I gave him full creative control for my website, another win! Not only is Ryan extremely talented, he is professional and timely!”
- Tammika Brown
Testimonial | Ryan Hedspeth
Island Time Management
Marketing Strategy and Leadership
I've had the unique experience of working with Ryan in two capacities, as his manager and his client. Both experiences have been incredibly rewarding. From a graphic design perspective, he's an outstanding talent - weaving his illustrative style into everything from print and typography to motion graphics and web design. Combined with an innate sense of communications, his creativity has proven to be a powerful tool in establishing the brands on which we've worked. From a personality perspective, you'll never meet a more positive, caring person. His desire to learn, explore and motivate make him a valuable asset to any professional environment. If you have a chance to meet Ryan, do it. And if you have the opportunity to hire him you'll have unequivocally improved your chances of success.
Testimonial | Chad Anger
Ryan has done design work on several projects for me. His work has been consistently great, even when I don't give him much direction. Ryan has taken my ideas to new levels with his out of the box thinking and design talents. I have recommended Ryan to several friends and business associates and every time I hear how grateful they are for the referral. Ryan will be a tremendous asset to anyone he works with. I cannot say enough good things about him.
Testimonial | Jennifer Bell
Former Executive Director - ACCESS of Wilmington's The Miracle League
Ryan's creations are original and eye-catching, and he is a pleasure to work with! His work is always efficient and his design-work is always what we have in mind! I highly recommend Ryan to anyone!