Launched in late 2017, Vouch is an innovative tech platform for letting agents. Bearing a brand by Substance, the cleverly-crafted app – designed to facilitate the previously time-consuming or costly activity of obtaining tenant references – has made significant early waves in the sector and looks set for a bright future.

York Central

Under wraps from a branding perspective but recently having gained outline planning consent is York Central, an ambitious £650million transformation of brownfield land between York railway station and the National Railway Museum. In November 2019, the project was awarded ‘Best Masterplan’ at the prestigious AJ Architecture Awards.

Journey Further

As no stranger to success – his previous company, started from scratch, was sold for £18million – Robin Skidmore would only be kept quiet for as long as ‘technicalities’ of the sale required. Read the latest about his Journey Further, a business starting life with a name and brand by Substance.

Variety, the Children's Charity

Like all deep thinkers, we have a conscience – ours led us to create a new identity for the Legends of Industry awards on behalf of Variety, the Children’s Charity. Recognising the achievements of celebrities and businesspeople alike, often where philanthropy and charitable giving are pre-eminent, the ceremony is now in its eighth year.