|Jack Russell Design (since 2000) is a small graphic design and advertising communications company based in Durbanville, Cape Town, South Africa.
Working from our studio in Durbanville, we strive to consistently produce quality work which contributes to building brands that make their owners proud.
Giuliana CockcroftGiuliana completed her graphic design studies in 1990 at the Cape Technicon and worked at Ogilvy Cape Town, Carter & A Couple Johannesburg, Luca Mercury in Italy then Tinderbox in Cape Town before starting Jack Russell Design in 2000.
She loves graphic design, typography, art, illustration, painting, photography, needlepoint, gardening, travel, cooking & baking, music & dancing, her pets, friends & family and life in general.
Giuliana is a freelance amateur presenter on Fine Music Radio and an active member of the Italian Fogolar Furlan community in Cape Town. Her current roles at Jack Russell Design are full-time designer, production, client service, admin & finance, and part-time coffee maker, copywriter and cook.
Craig CockcroftCraig was a toolmaker by trade at Volkswagen of South Africa before starting his advertising career as an art director at Ogilvy & Mather Rightford Searle-Tripp & Makin in Cape Town in 1986. A two year stint of professional rugby and advertising work in Verona, Italy mixed with some travel in Europe, England and Canada kept him occupied for 1990-1991.
Giuliana & Craig were the 15th couple that met and got married whilst employed at Ogilvy in 1992. Craig also worked at Saatchi & Saatchi and Lindsay Smithers FCB in Johannesburg, Alternative Studio in Verona (Italy) and 3D (which became Blueprint, Publicis then Herdbuoys) in Cape Town.
After a third and final fling at Ogilvy in Cape Town, Craig joined Giuliana at Jack Russell Design in 2002. Craig loves graphic design, photography, illustration, fine art, woodwork, gardening, travel, movies, music, sport, reading, his pets, friends & family and food & wine.
His current roles at Jack Russell Design are strategic & creative direction, designer, art director, client service and part-time caterer, copywriter and delivery guy.