Communication By Design was founded
by Sara Mears, a future-looking thinker and communicator, with a proven track record
of envisioning and realizing award-winning strategies, brands, and designs inspired by
and accountable to the triple bottom line
of people, planet, and profit.

Communication By Design (CXD) teams the 25-plus years experience of Sara Mears with the vision, knowledge, and skills of a network of allied colleague partners. Depending on your unique communication challenge, initiative, or project, we assemble the appropriate creative and support team to effectively meet your needs.

Your CXD team may include researchers, writers, media strategists, event planners, filmmakers, animators, composers, voice over talent, illustrators, photographers,
3D renderers, web developers, SEO specialists, fabricators, printers, and more.

Sara is honored to be a member of the beCause Global Associates consortium.


Industry Recognition

AIGA — Art Director, American Express Rewarding Lives exhibit featuring
Annie Leibovitz photography

Rebrand 100 “Best of Awards” — Designer, Harter rebrand

AIGA — Designer, Idea Exchange brand strategy

Rebrand 100 “Best of Awards” — Designer, MilliCare rebrand


Prior to founding Communication By Design, Sara worked for more than two decades for NYC agencies with clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to global nonprofits to charitable foundations. Contact us to learn more.