Cassidy van DykDesigner


Born in Wisconsin and raised in New Zealand, Cassidy is a designer whose work crosses digital, print and physical experiences, often focusing on type-driven identities and the intersection of design and language. Cass studied graphic design in Auckland, New Zealand. She joins our studio after 4 years on the design team at global communications and advertising agency Saatchi & Saatchi in Auckland. At Saatchi, Cass worked with a diverse range of clients including Lexus, Illy, James Perse, Air New Zealand, Spark and The Auckland Theatre Company. After Saatchi, and a long stint traversing Southeast Asia, Cass joined Athletics in 2014. At Athletics, Cass has led and contributed to a variety of brand identity projects in the commercial, education, arts and cultural sectors, from MoMA to Spring, Music Together to Brooklyn Steel.  


  • Best Awards New Zealand,
  • Graphis