#D05 – Bolanle Banwo – What Every Brand Identity Designer Should Know

By May 4, 2020 Women in Design


What do you do when the thing you love to do is not considered an expression of intelligence?

Bolanle Banwo, self-taught Brand Identity Designer, Founder of The Female Designer Movement and Geneza School of Design, walks us through her hurdles starting out as a designer. She shares how she chooses the clients to work with, gives handful tips on pricing and tells us what makes a good brand designer. She also addresses the misconceptions around branding.

This is the episode for designers interested in running their business or staying self-employed. Bolanle walks the talk as an employer herself and shares important lessons for freelance and entrepreneur designers on standing out.