TGDS Story

TGDS Story – about us

900 projects to date

We have been established for 14 years and have completed over 900 projects to-date for companies of all sizes, from sole traders to multi-nationals. Our experience is built on 30 years in the creative industry. We are based in Kent but work with customers throughout the UK and abroad. We have found it is easy and effective for us to work with our customers over the Internet in the supply of our value-for-money creative services. And TGDS story just keeps going from better to better!


Great design helping our customers to succeed

Our aim is to produce great design work for companies and businesses that are: effective, relevant, original and deliver great value. We are happy to take on any graphic design challenge or project and aim to deliver a complete integrated range of services. Good design is critical to all businesses success and in the increasingly competitive business world we work in today, giving our customers the edge, with an outstanding marketing and design partner, is a priority for us.


A wide field of experience

We have worked in advertising, publishing and direct marketing in previous lives so we can handle all aspects of your marketing or design requirements. You will find us friendly and helpful and we try to dispel the ‘smoke and mirrors’ advice other design agencies like to hide behind. We like to deliver creative work that makes sense and creates value for our customers. We are based in Tonbridge, Kent but have happy clients all over the UK and world! Why not give us a try and become a part of TGDS story too!!


Our fresh approach

All of our designs that we submit to you are fresh, original and fit for purpose, well researched and relevant. We have 30 years experience as Graphic Designers and understand the provenance behind powerful effective design and marketing.

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Paul Gurney

Paul Gurney

Creative Director

I have 30 years experience as a creative designer having previously worked on some of the top brands in the world, improving their marketing and branding. Now with The Graphic Design Shop I want to offer ‘real’ life expertise, at great value set prices. I enjoy making a difference to my clients businesses enabling them to succeed with their aspirations and helping them create a brand that attracts customers. I have a BA Honours degree in Graphic Design and Illustration.

The Graphic Design Shop is a great company to work with. Paul is a rare breed of creative director, he has original ideas and knows how to make them work commercially. I have worked with him for a number of years with a number of different companies and industries, and he always delivers on creativity, on detail and on budget. If anyone is serious about their Graphic and Marketing Communications they should work with Paul at The Graphic Design Shop.

Sharon Mason

Director, SMUK