Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey in branding and marketing but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Mo Kadoura, CEO of MokaMedia Design Agency, located in Montreal, QC, Canada.
What's your business, and who are your customers?
MokaMedia Graphic Design Agency is a digital creative media agency located in Montreal, Quebec, that specializes in creating visual solutions for clients across various industries. We offer a wide range of services, from website design to graphic design, marketing, and branding strategy. We strive to push the boundaries of creativity and innovation while also having a keen thirst for knowledge. MokaMedia is a haven for creativity where great ideas can flourish into meaningful projects. Our team consists of ambitious designers, content creators, and storytellers bringing meaningful projects together.
We pride ourselves in our attention to detail and the level of customer involvement in each and every project we complete. We established Mokamedia to provide small and medium-sized businesses access to state-of-the-art web design and internet marketing techniques usually only available to larger corporations. It is virtually impossible for business owners to keep up to date with the latest internet marketing trends and techniques as the changes are swift and frequent. Increasingly, businesses are looking for a single source where they can be assured that their web presence is up to current standards and that they have the opportunity to use the latest marketing techniques to drive new customers and connect with existing ones. With the goal of bringing forth new and creative ideas, we empower our team and encourage them to take the initiative in every project. We take pride in going above and beyond client expectations and are all about putting the people first.
Graphic design agencies typically employ a team of experienced graphic designers, art directors, and creative professionals who work together to understand the client's needs and create designs that effectively communicate their message and meet their goals. These agencies often have the resources, technology, and skills to handle large-scale projects, and they are able to provide high-quality design services to clients of all sizes.
The goal of a graphic design agency is to help clients effectively communicate their message and build their brand through visually appealing and effective designs. Whether it's through a logo, a website, a marketing campaign, or product packaging, the goal is to create designs that resonate with the target audience and help the client achieve their marketing and business objectives.
Tell us about yourself
As a creative director with over 15 years of experience, I have the ability to plan and analyze creative visuals. I always look for the most effective way to get messages across in both print and digital media. Additionally, I have the ability to develop the overall layout and production design of magazines, business cards, promotional displays, packaging, and marketing brochures for products. I also offer website design services and can design distinctive logos for startups and established businesses.
What's your biggest accomplishment as a business owner?
Firstly, we strive to push the boundaries of creativity and innovation while also having a keen thirst for knowledge. Secondly, MokaMedia is a haven for creativity where great ideas can flourish into meaningful projects. Thirdly, our team consists of ambitious designers, content creators, and storytellers; as a result, to clarify, we bring powerful projects together. With the goal of bringing forth new and creative ideas, we empower our team and encourage them to take the initiative in every project as a result. We go above and beyond client expectations and are all about putting the people first.
What's one of the hardest things that comes with being a business owner?
Taking financial risks to invest in your business idea is one of the hardest things about being an entrepreneur. The risk that a venture's cash flow will not be sufficient to meet its financial obligations is the biggest concern for most entrepreneurs.
What are the top tips you'd give to anyone looking to start, run and grow a business today?
- Resilience & focus: To be successful, an entrepreneur must be resilient.
- Decide what's important: Entrepreneurs need to hold the ability to see through what's not important.
- Stay focussed!
Where can people find you and your business?
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