David Nuff, Designer in Toronto, ON, Canada
David Nuff

Designer in Toronto, ON, Canada

Member since May 12, 2017
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.
David is now available for hire


Digital Design


  • Designer and Principal

    2007 - PRESENT
    Nuff (self-employed)
    • Designed an MVP blockchain crowdfunding platform for emerging markets that placed second in the Blockchain for Social Impact hackathon (2017, financial inclusion category).
    • Developed the brand identity for the Museum of Jewish Montreal, providing a context and sense of identity crucial to early-stage success.
    • Created the user interface and website for Guestful, a restaurant reservation management tool that was later successfully acquired.
    • Designed digital and print materials, educational and promotional resources, and branding for Transform the Sector 2017, a conference about how we can leverage new tools, models, and methods to build a data-enabled social sector for the 21st century.
    • Collaboratively created Biometric Bias, an AI-based web installation about biased datasets.
    Technologies: Branding, Graphic Design, UX, JavaScript, CSS, HTML, InVision, Marvel, Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite
  • Product Designer for Health App MVP and Prototype

    2019 - 2019
    Autoimmune Connection (via Toptal)
    • Designed a proof-of-concept prototype for a social network and symptom tracking app focussed on autoimmune diseases.
    • Created product strategy roadmap, MVP criteria, and future features list.
    • Designed a landing page to inform prospective users of the app, drive interest and build an email list for future launch.
    • Extended the existing brand guidelines for print to apply to web and mobile, while building new brand assets.
    • Validated feature viability/desirability using formal and informal research methods.
    Technologies: UX Design, Health, Writing & Editing, Product Design, UI Design, UX, Weebly, Typeform.io, Adobe Premiere Pro, Maze, Sketch


  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Modern Languages/Fine Art
    2003 - 2007
    St. Francis Xavier University - Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada


  • Certified RGD
    Association or Registered Graphic Designers (Canada)



Toronto, ON, Canada

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