90% of our clients said we exceeded their expectations
91% of our clients rated our service as 'very high quality'
93% of our clients said we were 'very responsive'
95% of our clients said our employees explain projects 'very well'
98% of our clients said they would make a repeat purchase
Diony is a tight-knit family of designers, marketeers, and strategists based in Hull, England. We are open, collaborative, and use our collective experience, design and technical expertise to create powerful and compelling content for all mediums. We embrace new challenges with an open heart, a hunger to learn, and a drive for solving problems as a team.
In the stuuuuupidly crowded market we’re in, we wanted to create something more than just a stale agency, something that would have a positive effect around us and also enable us to do some amazing projects that we hold a real passion in. Diony started with two students after leaving college, and has excelled from there.
So, what the hell does Diony mean? Naming can be quite difficult when you’re doing it for yourself so inspiration is a great help. The origins of where the name comes from, was based around Dionysus, the Greek god of wine, patron of the arts and he was also one of the only gods who could bring people back from the underworld, which fitted the idea of us regenerating certain aspects of companies to revitalise and bring new business for them. All that was left was to shorten in to Diony, and we were ready to go.
For the logo itself, we wanted to create a sense of warmth, familiarity and youthfulness whilst conveying the idea of what Diony is. We love Japanese culture and zen practices such as their amazing calligraphy. One practice is using one or two continuous brush strokes to symbolise elegance, minimalism and enlightenment called an Ensō.
We simplified its rough brush stoke into clean lines using the golden ratio and replaced it with the “o” in Diony. This placement creates a sense of balance between the name, by the way that there’s two letters on either side of the Ensō, with the “Di” pointing upwards and the “ny” pointing downwards, mirroring the balance of creativity and entrepreneurialism within it’s team.
We are looking for amazing creatives to work with us on some really interesting projects. Experience is always welcome but if you’re on the younger side, we can help develop your skills and creativity to potentially lead into a full time job with us, or so that you can catch a break and help out with filling in the experience section on your CV and also to fill up your portfolio. Just a heads up, we also drink stupid amounts of tea.