Owen Richards

Creative Director

Owen has held senior positions at leading Australian design and brand studios for over a decade.

He has worked across nearly every industry and sector developing strategic and creative solutions for start-ups through to global corporations, including ANZ, Telstra, BMW, Samsung, Bayer, Allianz, White Pages, AXA, Holden and Commonwealth Bank.

Owen co-founded Kid You Not in 2010 out of a desire to create work that is both business focused, culturally aware and beautifully crafted. Since then, his design acumen has helped to build Kid You Not into one of Australia’s leading boutique design and branding studios. His work has won numerous awards both in Australia and internationally, and he has sat on the award jury for the Graphis Design Annual in New York and the AGDA Awards in Australia.

Owen currently sits on the council for the Victorian branch of the Australian Graphic Design Association (AGDA).


Renee Richards

General Manager

Renee is co-founder and General Manager of Kid You Not. Prior to launching Kid You Not she held the position of Account Manager at ABT, where she worked with clients such as Honda, Telstra, ANZ and BMW. She is responsible for management of staff and business growth and ensuring the relevance of the agency within our key target markets.

Renee is driven by a desire to create genuine and long-lasting impact for our people and clients. She also drives our social impact efforts towards attaining B Corp certification.


Ane-Marie Dabo

Account Director

Ane-Marie has a versatile background from events and sales promotions, FMCG packaging design, through the property marketing sector, and most recently content marketing strategy and development.

A professional and proactive Account Director with an upbeat attitude, Ane-Marie has a successful track record delivering projects for major brands including Bupa, Mars Chocolate, Fridcorp, Goldfields, St Collins Lane, AGL, ME Bank and City of Melbourne.

Passionate about achieving the best results for her clients, Ane-Marie is enthusiastic, driven to succeed and fosters strong client relationships to consistently deliver exceptional creative ideas.


Hannah Grey

Senior Designer

Hannah brings experience across Service Design, UX, graphic design, art direction and strategy.

Driven to expand knowledge and skills at every opportunity, she aims to bring the latest strategies and methods from the evolving design community to each project.

Hannah believes in combining meaningful and effective communication with beautiful, functional design wherever possible. She advocates a Human-Centred Design approach to creative solutions, helping to reveal the space where user needs and business goals align.


Lucas Marshall


Lucas has designed for many of Melbourne’s leading design studios and honed his skills as an in-demand freelance designer for multiple private clients.

Proficient in many aspects of design, Lucas is most passionate about the areas of branding and digital design. He strives to create work that is intelligent and conceptually strong, executed through hard work and a commitment to every project.

Lucas holds a Bachelor of Design from Swinburne University of Technology, and was shortlisted for the AGDA Biennale Awards in 2014.