Hire the top 3% of Toronto freelance designers.

Toptal is a marketplace for clients to find the best freelance designers in Toronto. Each Toptal freelance design expert is thoroughly vetted and trusted by top companies for their most critical design projects.

TORONTO FREELANCE DESIGNERS AVAILABLE FOR HIRE

Leo Caparelli

Toronto, ON, Canada
Leo believes that design can change cultures and make the world a better place. His objective is to produce quality products through which values are conveyed and influence society. In his decade-long career, Leo's come a long way from print advertising to web design to finding his true passion in creating digital experiences. In his mind, design is not just art but the most elegant and accurate way to find solutions. Click to continue

Bryan McCloskey

Ottawa, ON, Canada
Bryan has been in the industry for over a decade and a half and has compiled a wealth of industry-proven knowledge and experience. His main focus is branding and digital design. He works with small businesses, startups, and entrepreneurs to increase their bottom line through a combination of great design and user experience. Bryan has a background in both design and marketing and brings a practical mix of both to each project. Click to continue

David Nuff

Toronto, ON, Canada
David’s first job was as a junior designer on Montreal’s public bike system, named one of TIME Magazine’s inventions of 2008. He has since designed for brands like Cisco, Nestlé, Google, and the Royal Conservatory of Music. A finalist in Openbrand’s Rising Star 2015, he enjoys collaborating on both strategic design and production. Click to continue

Steve Coppola

Ottawa, ON, Canada
Steve is an enthusiastic, seasoned UX professional with more than 25 years of digital agency experience at an enterprise level, having worked with some of the world's most respected brands, including Microsoft, Philips, FedEx, Eli Lily, 3M, Virgin Mobile, Magna International, Anheuser-Busch InBev, ADP, Hallmark, Novartis, GSK, RBC Royal Bank, Sun Life Financial, Hudson's Bay Company, and Toronto Dominion Bank. Click to continue

Ocean Lio

Toronto, ON, Canada
Ocean has over seven years of experience as a UI/UX designer in the computer software industry—working at Autodesk. He’s especially skilled in visual design, user experience design, and testing. Notable projects that he’s worked on was as the lead designer for Autodesk’s SketchBook application and on SketchBook Motion which won iPad App of the Year in 2016. Click to continue

Rob Brydges

London, ON, Canada
Rob has 10 years of digital design experience and is a senior UX/UI designer specializing in design for web and mobile applications. His communication and documentation skills are excellent and he has been a part of multiple professional teams over the years building innovative software solutions. Rob has worked on large projects in Canada for big corporations such as Tim Hortons, Burger King, Sentry Metrics, and SYKES. Click to continue

Humayun Khan

Toronto, ON, Canada
Humayun is a senior product designer specializing in user research, product strategy, UX/UI design, and prototyping. He was most recently the design lead at Roadmunk—a B2B startup that helps teams create beautiful product roadmaps—where he helmed the redesign of the core application. Before that, he led design for Tiny Hearts, a product studio, working with startups, enterprises, and nonprofits to build award-winning mobile and web products. Click to continue

Dimitry Galamiyev

Toronto, ON, Canada
For over the past five years, Dimitry's been working as a digital product designer at various creative agencies and startups, including his own. Recently, he's worked as a UX designer at IBM on a large-scale project that involved IBM Watson. Now, he works as a full-time freelancer helping agencies and companies of all sizes innovate their digital products. His latest project was designing the digital guest experience for Four Seasons via Huge. Click to continue

Pascal Potvin

Ottawa, ON, Canada
With 12 years of experience in UI/UX and art/creative direction, Pascal has practiced, led, and built design teams in diverse environments—leaving him with a versatile skill set, strong work ethics, and a wide breadth of knowledge. He balances well between honoring users, achieving business objectives, and delivering immersive experiences. He's crafted experiences for Sony, Turner, TCM, TNT-TBS, Fox, NBA, NFL, Nickelodeon, Disney, and more. Click to continue
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“We had a wonderful experience with our Toptal consultant. He was very reliable and punctual, delivering excellent work on a budget—we will certainly be using him again!”
Barbara Karpf
President @ DecoratorsBest
“Rafael is an amazing designer. His aesthetic sense is spot on, and he seems to be able to anticipate our needs before we even know what they are. He's taken the time to understand both our company and our clientele, and his solutions are consistently in-line with our values, interests, and our customers' needs. He delivers on time (if not earlier), works quickly, is well organized, and very effective. He's a pleasure to work with, and we're very happy to have found him through Toptal.”
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“We had an amazing experience working with our Toptal designer. In only two weeks, we accomplished what would've taken most companies 3 months to complete. We also enjoyed working with the Toptal team to make sure we were paired up with the right designer that would fit both our company culture and working style.”
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Head of Sales and Customer Success @ WorkRamp
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Jay Tring
Technical Team Lead, CSR Connect, Australia @ CSR Limited
“Carlos has the unique talent of blending both quantitative and qualitative research to keenly identify UX challenges and opportunities. He thinks methodically, emphatically, and holistically to produce data-driven strategies and well-executed designs. Over the past 8 years of working with fully or partially distributed teams, Carlos manages working remotely far better than anyone I've encountered because of his strong communication and presentation skills. He is the first on my list the next time I need a UX designer.”
Michelle Krogmeier
Project Manager @ Union Station
“Toptal has helped my business tremendously by finding, vetting, and recruiting the talent I need, at the right time. I’d definitely recommend it to others.”
Xavier Xicay
CEO & Creative Director @ Tuatara Corp
“I can't say enough about how happy and confident I am in working with Enrique. He brings an enthusiasm to his profession that is very refreshing, constantly surprising us with his depth of knowledge and his capability to not only complete the task, but to surpass our expectations. He presents us with solutions that we would not have thought about ourselves, and sees the problem better than we can explain it.”
Chad Berryman
Senior Technical Lead @ Zoomedia
“Darko did a great job figuring out the user architecture for our concept, which led him to produce terrific wireframes. His knowledge of usability and design was a perfect match for the outside voice we needed to help jumpstart our project. We would certainly recommend him and work with him again in the future.”
Rich Danker
Founder @ Prose Market
“Toptal has been extremely helpful to us in finding top remote talent. The ratio from interview to hire with Toptal candidates is the highest I've ever experienced in my professional career.”
Philipp Berner
Co-founder and CTO @ KeepSafe
“Toptal gave us access to the best designers out there. They’re not easy to find. Those designers integrated very quickly with our existing teams. They very quickly understood our business case and the value of our solution. Toptal really allowed us to focus on building the best possible product and save a lot of time on the typical administrative pains that goes with it -- specifically, finding the best talent. Toptal designers were very responsive, always online -- and that made life very easy for us. We have ambitious goals on how to grow the application and already Toptal has been a key contributor to that success.”
Thierry Jakircevic
General Manager, Digital Solutions, Bridgestone Head Office, Tokyo @ Bridgestone Corporation
“I've worked very closely with Martina for over a year and have to say she is one of the best people I have ever worked with. Instead of simply following instructions blindly, she thinks through the task at hand, becoming a thought partner to help with whatever the project may be. Besides being super talented at design, she possesses specific qualities that make her exceptional to work with given the fast paced nature of being a startup. I would definitely recommend her to anyone looking for a talented, professional designer who doesn't need much direction to hit the ground running.”
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Sr. Manager, Marketing @ CLARA analytics