Build or rebuild your brand with Hoist

Our job is to break down complex offerings into meaningful brand experiences. This lifts usability, engagement, investment and ROI.

We work with organizations at every stage:

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Startups that need to show evidence of traction.

Businesses that need to scale rapidly and predictably.

Organizations needing design systems that improve experiences.

Meet the creative director

Cameron McDiven began his career working in design and advertising firms in Melbourne and Perth. In 2005 he began working directly with his own clients. Since then, he’s worked largely in Australia and Singapore, with projects also in the UK, Hong Kong and Germany. He balances creative ideas and engaging interfaces with data-driven insights. He works across digital experiences, brand development and creative campaigns to shape consistently meaningful interactions.

“Cameron is one of the most talented designers I have worked with. He is an outstanding interpreter of concept and visual languages. Cameron listens, is thoughtful, super-creative and is always responsive to the needs of the client.”

Walter Gomes, Manager, Strategic Projects
Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation

Finding clients that align

We work with growing businesses that need a flexible alternative to large agencies and internal departments. At the other end of the spectrum, we work with established brands on special projects that need fresh eyes. We can also work under the banner of technology or consulting partners who hold a direct relationship with the client. At all times we are guided by a strong desire to add value.


To inspire the desire for positive change. This involves uniting people, data and technology through creative thinking. We help people focus on the changes that data and technology bring about, rather than the data and technology itself.


To be a design specialist in a sea of multi-disciplinary offers. We collaborate closely with other professionals who gather the data, build the systems and grow the market. By staying in our swim lane, we improve constantly and have time to get immersed in our clients’ world.


To our clients, we promise to create a space for creative thinking in your business and show you how this can become a valuable competitive advantage. To partners in creativity, we promise to be inclusive, collaborative and clear with our creative strategy.


We value adventure. For a client or consumer, choosing a brand should feel like a journey. We value honesty. We tell stories that audiences believe because they are based on verifiable truth. We value clarity. Clear briefs lead to clear communications and results.

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