Luke Humble is the founder and managing director of award-winning creative agency, Italic Creative.
Luke has more than 18 years’ experience building websites and specialises in the digital marketing arena.
Originally from the south coast of the UK, Luke built his first website when he was 15 years old. He started his own web design business while still in high school and went on to study a Bachelor of Arts (Interactive Media Management) in Portsmouth. Upon graduating, Luke was offered a great opportunity with Frozen Motion in London, the leading digital photographers for high-end nightclubs. He quickly rose to a management position and later became a partner in the business.
He then worked as the Web & Marketing Manager for Transport Exchange Group before moving to Australia in 2009.
In Australia Luke rekindled his original web design business, Harmonize Media, and met his wife Jacqui, a graphic designer. In 2011 they combined their talents to establish Italic Creative, which has since grown to work with local and international businesses across a broad spectrum of industries. In 2017 Luke successful sold the business to a Sunshine Coast based agency as part of an acquisition deal.
Luke is passionate about speaking, training and sharing his experience to help other business owners. He has run workshops in conjunction with the Sunshine Coast Council libraries, guest lectured for the University of the Sunshine Coast and recently coached teams at Startup Weekend Sunshine Coast. He is very active in the local business community and is also on the board for the 4556 Chamber of Commerce.
Most recently, Luke has been recognised by the Queensland Government as a “Community Digital Champion”.
Over the years he has learnt that hard work, resilience and motivation are the keys to business success.
Channel 7 News
ABC Radio Sunshine Coast
The Sydney Morning Herald
Sunshine Coast Daily
My Weekly Preview
Fraser Coast Chronicle
The Hervey Bay Independent