Creative director Carole van Bekkum lately joined an Amsterdam based design agency, that was about to undergo a major transformation. Together with the agency’s owner they decided to rebrand the company fundamentally. First of all, they created its new name, DreamCatch. Carole’s philosophy of dreams can be easily resumed as follows: dreams happen. Simultaneously, she visualised and realised DreamCatch to be her ideal working space. For Carole as well as for DreamCatch, this is a dream come true. Continue reading
In 2015 Carole won the international gold PentAward for the Dreamcatch gift package.
The category breakthrough design of Remia Barbecue sauces was a big succes in the market and honoured with the Design Accountability Award, The “Effie” for successful commercial design, and a prestigious price for creatives.
In 2014 Carole and her team won the first price for Dreamcatch: The bronze PentAward.
Carole van Bekkum, creative director at DreamCatch, has invited me to take a stroll in a completely renovated part of Rotterdam, the peninsula De Kaap. By highlighting a decisive moment in her career, she explains what her industry is in need for. Continue reading
Carole van Bekkum, creative director at DreamCatch, shows me a remade district of Rotterdam. Like in her design practice, leadership and creativity go hand in hand here. Even the locals participate in the making of their neighboorhood, by cultivating vegetable gardens. She has explained how her experiences in art school and at Philips Design culminated in the ultimate realisation of her dreams at DreamCatch. When asked about her passion, she instantly replies: Continue reading