Quotation marks.
Australian Securities and Investments Commission (Australian Government) 
“It has been an absolute pleasure to work with you, right through this process. On behalf of all of us, thank you for your professionalism, creativity, flexibility and good humour. You have made a complex set of raw materials, involving many diverse inputs and late refinements (!), into a fabulous-looking report. You have our very sincere and heartfelt thanks.” — Senior Manager, Financial Literacy (project manager for the National Financial Literacy Strategy)* 
“I highly recommend James Armstrong. He designed a number of pieces of work for … the National Financial Literacy Strategy, for publication in print and online, and for a national event. The project had significant time constraints and a lot of moving parts, but I found James to be a consummate professional and very easy to work with throughout. He is creative and responsive, always willing to go the extra mile, and has a great eye for detail. He impressed me with the quality and appropriateness of his conceptual design thinking, as well as his resolution and execution of the final report and event program layouts.” — Senior Policy Officer, Financial Literacy (project manager for the National Financial Literacy Strategy)*
Quotation marks.
Qantas Airways 
“I highly recommend [James Armstrong]. I’ve worked with James on numerous graphic design projects and found him to be very talented, helpful, responsive, willing to work to budget and delivers accurately to briefs. The added bonus with James is you get more than just a regular graphic designer. He has a real ‘advertising flair’ and so brings a different level of creative to his work. He has often exceeded my expectations.” — Internal Communication Manager, Qantas International (project manager for WebRoster)*​​​​​​​ 
“The [Little Red Book booklet design] looks fantastic — you have done a brilliant job. It is receiving rave reviews internally.” — Head of Engagement and Leadership, People, Performance and Culture (project manager for Little Red Book)
“I have no hesitation in recommending [James Armstrong’s] design agency. I have always found them to be excellent on all the projects I have worked with them on — high quality creative work, attention to detail, excellent customer service, always prioritised work, very transparent pricing and always delivered great value for money.” — Manager Workforce Communication, Qantas Ground Operations (project manager for Little Red Book and Horizons)
Quotation marks.
Boronia Capital (hedge funds manager) 
“Boronia Capital has worked with James exclusively since [August 2002]: from monthly fund reports, advertising, right up to a major rebrand and implementation (in 2008) [and website redesign in 2015]. This strong working relationship is testament to the quality, timeliness, reliability and value of his work. James demonstrates a commitment to understanding our business that goes well beyond the normal creative tasks — something that really benefits us.” — Company Director
Quotation marks.
Intelligent Investor (investment analysis publication) 
“[James Armstrong] has been a key business partner to Intelligent Investor for almost 10 years. They have produced a wide variety of printed material and advertising for our [publishing] businesses and have always done so with an eye to detail, respect of brand and consideration for the end-user. The team’s quality of work is exceptional. Working with [James] gives us great confidence; we know the end product will surpass the brief and be on schedule for all other commitments.” — General Manager*​​​​​​​ 
Quotation marks.
Wine Australia (Australian Government) 
“I just wanted to thank you and your team very much for the fantastic work on the [market programs] prospectus over the last few weeks. At all times we have found you very easy to work with, solutions oriented, proactive with your suggestions, an excellent eye for detail and very patient. Your willingness to put in the extra time means that we actually hit our deadline for the London International Wine Trade Fair, which a week ago seemed like it wouldn’t happen.” — Key Relationship Manager* ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
Quotation marks.
Screen NSW (NSW Government) 
“At Screen NSW we have worked with James Armstrong for our design needs since 2011 [until 2016]. I have worked with James since 2012. As a government agency with modest resources, James has always developed creative responses to the design briefs and associated budgets. He is collaborative in his approach, strategic in his thinking, with a clean, clear aesthetic in execution, closely associated with the [Screen NSW] agency’s brand. James has always delivered on tight deadlines, with an innovative approach, and has always delivered a better result than we had anticipated. We would recommend James and [his company] for any design work that may be required.” — Head of Strategy, Partnerships and Industry Development
Quotation marks.
The Cornell Voice Advisory (voice coach) 
“I highly recommend James Armstrong. He designed and produced my first book and it was a brilliant outcome for my business. James has a very strategic and thorough approach. His experience has brought real value to the final product (well beyond what my expectations were).” — Company Director
Quotation marks.
Step Jump (career management company)
“James is an exceptional graphic designer and a wonderful business partner. What he provides goes way beyond graphic design. He takes time to understand the brand attributes you are looking to convey and then coaches you through the visual principles that will help you to communicate them. In addition to being a real pro who delivers on his promises, James is humorous, patient and kind. His work has made a big difference to my business and I would wholeheartedly recommend him to anyone.” — Company Director*
*Referee’s name and contact details are available on request.