Our Philosophy

Return on inspiration.

TenSevenNine is an independent, graphic design and web design agency based in Reading, Berkshire, with bundles of energy, a wealth of creative experience, and an intuitive commercial eye. We employ a positive approach and get straight to the point with simple, effective ideas, beautifully executed and designed to deliver results.

We work closely with you to understand and define your brand vision, and thrive on finding new and invigorating ways to engage audiences whilst articulating your message, allowing you to flourish in your business environment.

Our Team

Creativity at our core.

TenSevenNine was founded in 2009 by Creative Director, Kevin Taplin, who is passionate about building successful brands and providing insight-driven graphic design solutions which give you an edge in the commercial world.

With more than 25 industry years under his belt, he has extensive experience in the Property, Retail and Leisure markets, launching desirable brands and helping connect them to the right people. Amongst his previous experience, Kevin was Creative Director of BWP Group in Marlow, recently awarded Number 1 agency in The Drum Independent agencies poll.

He combines all his experience with an open and honest approach and believes this is key in developing strong and lasting relationships with both client and consumer alike.

Our Disciplines

In essence here's what we do.

We create integrated campaigns through a range of creative disciplines, which help bring ideas to life, both on and offline. They include; brand identity & literature, signage & wayfinding, exhibition & environmental design and website design & development.

We treat each project individually and also collaborate with a number of highly skilled businesses and individuals, such as; brand strategists, photographers, illustrators, CGI artists and copywriters, all of whom share our belief in the importance of great design.

Please get in touch if you’d like to find out how we could help your business. We would love the opportunity to meet face to face in our Reading studio, or over at yours if it’s more convenient.