Welcome to Scarlet

We’re an independent brand communications agency, started in 2000.
Scarlet design for blue chips and government as well as small and medium sized enterprises and startups. We can help you with anything from designing a logo for your new business to producing a 100 page report for your shareholders.
At Scarlet we embrace simplicity. Our style of working is collaborative and refreshingly nonsense-free. Working with us, you won’t be bogged down by bureaucracy and pretentious, convoluted processes. One of our principals will be your key contact on any job. Less is more.

At Scarlet, we simply deliver smart, effective design solutions.

Our directors

Mel O’Shea

Client Service and Strategy
Bachelor of Arts (English, Psychology) – University of Sydney

A founding director, Mel leads Scarlet’s design team on campaign and brand strategy. She has worked in marketing and brand communications for over 25 years, starting her career with Unilever as a sales rep, progressing to sales analyst then brand manager, with a secondment to advertising agency J.Walter Thompson during her tenure. Mel then joined the design world where she’s worked on brand development, product launches, marketing and ad campaigns, as well as a range of corporate projects across numerous sectors including Property, Government, Consumer Products, Financial Services and Healthcare.

Natasha Bell

Creative Director
Bachelor of Visual Communications (Hons) – University of Technology Sydney

Natasha, also a founding director of Scarlet, leads creative development from concept through to final artwork and production. An accomplished designer and marketing professional with over 20 years experience, Natasha has worked on projects ranging from high profile Annual and Sustainability Reports for AMP, Frasers Property Australia, REBEL and Investa Property Group; large scale government reports for the NSW Department of Planning and Environment and Landcom, to brand and packaging launches for household names such as Continental Foods, Ponds Skincare, Rexona  Deodorants, Nurofen, Strepsils and Kettle Chips. Natasha has also led creative development on press and online advertising and in-store campaigns for Unilever, Investa and Reckitt Benckiser as well as environmental design projects for Woolworths and Investa Property Group.