We are creative

the spicy vision

Our vision is to help businesses that are making a positive impact in this crazy, awesome world. To embark on a journey of SBM Strategic Brand Management (see what we did there?) to effectively integrate goal-oriented marketing activities so that our clients’ messages are irresistible to target audiences.

More than just creative thinking, our memorable campaigns are goal-oriented and for the greater good of the client, people, and the planet.

What we do

  • Awesome creativity
  • Foster sustainability
  • Great communication
  • Play soccer, golf, & surf
  • Grow a positive culture
  • Celebrate & dance
  • Meme
  • Exceed expectations
  • Daily stretch time (11.16)
  • Plant a tree for every new client

the spicy ethos

Business is built on ideas

With a strong concept, branding becomes a long-lasting connection. We don’t just make things look pretty. Our designs are based on strategy.

Know before you go

Creativity is only as good as the brief. Our proven systems have been developed over 13 years to ensure the outcomes for the client exceed expectations.

No whinging

Keeping a positive atmosphere is paramount in our studio. Nothing is personal, and we embrace and encourage feedback from both clients and internally. We love to have fun and have feedback sandwiches for lunch.

This is just the beginning

Technology moves quickly. We love finding out what’s on the horizon and being able to provide solutions that look beyond the “now” onto “what’s next”.

the spicy leaders

Sarah Taylor // Founder, Director of Fun & Branding

Sarah was a finalist as Business Person of the year in 2019 and NSW Business Chamber Young Business Person of the Year 2012. She speaks two languages - Australian and American, and is passionate about helping businesses who are making a positive impact. She plays and coaches soccer. Her music choices can be questionable but her kale chips are surprisingly delicious.

Michael Taylor // Head Honcho, Director of Innovation

Michael has started 5 businesses of his own and knows the issues businesses go through. He brings charisma, and passion to his insightful, business-minded ideas and his enthusiasm is infectious. He led the team to successfully launch 17 websites in the past year. He loves surfing almost as much as he loves golfing and his determination shines through any project or competition.

2022 Australian Small Business Champions Awards WINNER

2016-2023 Local Business Awards Finalist

2019 Top 100 Sustainable Businesses on the Sydney’s Northern Beaches

2018 CSDA Special Design Kudos Award Winner

2017 Summit International Emerging Leader Award Winner