Danone Milkuat - product design
Rascally and fly, based in Bangkok and founded in 2009 we captivate with our passion for design.
We are a small but strong team of currently five. We have the ability to communicate clearly and effectively in English, German and Thai. We specialize in strategy and art direction as well in identity design, website design, web development, package design, print design and environmental graphic design.
To further ensure you a one-stop solution we also provide print management-services. We lead a very close relationship with printing compananies here in Bangkok/Thailand.
Emil F. Huber./ Emilio
Art Director / Founding partner
Emilio has worked as a designer for more then 10 years by now. All started 1999 in Munich at Condé Nast’s GQ art department. Soon he got transferred to Condé Net where he was jointly responsible for the launch of www.vogue.de, www.glamour.de and www.gq-magazin.de.
In 2001 Emilio decided to sustain his career in South Africa where he now works as a graphic designer in Cape Town’s GQ art department.
In 2002 he followed up a job-offer in Bangkok/Thailand and fell in love with the country and it’s people. He now is calling Bangkok his “home-base”.
In early 2005 Emilio gets an offer from Select NY. His choice made, he relocates once more. Working with Select NY he has been the guarantor for developing big advertising campaigns for major corporate companies. (Perfumery Douglas GmbH/1&1/GMX/Leifheit/etc.)
More or less, just after a year, Emilio senses being homesick. He is missing Bangkok, its multi-cultural flair and its extremes. Today Emilio is back in Bangkok. He's the part owner of coup. and works within a network including Photographers, SEO-Specialists and Programers
Musya Nakpunbut./ Pla
Art Director / Founding partner
Pla saw the light of day in August 1981. She graduated 23 years later from Srinkahrinwirot University with a bachelor degree in Fine Arts .
In 2005, she started her first job as a producer for Thailand’s New Media Arts Festival - Intimacy: Digital Skin Part II”. “It was so exciting and fun”, she says , that from there on she gained a totally new experience. In the same year, she started her work as a graphic designer at Modern Formulation Co. Ltd. It gave her the chance to combine the design of websites and print media.
In 2006, Pla started freelancing. She worked along various American designers and built up her knowledge and experience about websites.
2007 offered Pla a fresh start as a full time employee for a Software Company, there she learned about Content Management Systems for websites
It was February 2008 when C2P Australia offered her a position as a Senior Graphic Designer. Only a few months later Pla got promoted as an Art Director.
Very quickly Pla started realizing that her “need for design” was more then just a job. It’s her way of life.
Waricha Nakpoonboot ./ Pui
Born in January,1983, Pui got her first camera as a present from her aunt when she turned 9 years old. It immediataly became clear what business career Pui would drive by impact.
14 years later Pui graduated with a Bachelor as Photographer and Cinematographer at the Faculty of Communication Technology in Bangkok.
As her first official job she took on work for TV commercials with Companies like Kao, Pizza Hut, Lipton and Honda.
Working with TV commercials brought her the affection to detail. Pui now was drawn to and fascinated by Still-Life. She had to move on in her career and took a job with an Australian production house. Her responsibility at that time were Still-Life product shootings and an eye to details excessively so.
In early 2009, Pui caught coup.'s attention. We are more then delighted to have her on board. As a very adaptive photographer Pui is able to handle any style of photography and is not a miss prized asset of coup.
Jariya Chitnomrath./ Ommy
Senior Graphic Designer
Born in Bangkok, Ommy involved in Visual Communication and Design by applying and graduating from King Mongkut’s University of Technology. She took part of a “Research & Thinking Process” in context of Product Design. Ommy became aware of design – A whole new world that was opening up to her.
Determine to explore that world she relocated to London in 2007. She now was inspired by her surrounding. The many Art and Design Museums, graphic-talks and creative events. Ommy learned quickly how to improve her creative senses and graduated two years later with a Master of Graphic Branding & Identity from the College of Communication, University of the Arts London, UK.
Coming back home to Bangkok Ommy was ready to apply her newly gained skills. She has completed a range of projects from small prints, packaging, branding elements over larger scaled Graphic Design projects. It didn't take long before she had the full attention of coup. On top of all her skills she's a great team player and eager to solve any given design-task with effet.
Tarapong Sukchok./ Paolo
Since his childhood Paolo was obsessed with art and drawing pictures.
His course of studies was mandatories. Paolo studied and graduated from Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University in Fine and Applied Art Faculty with a Major in Communication Design.
Apart from Art and Design he also became interested in Music. He established his own band and naturally was assigned to design the band's merchandise. This way Paolo was able to put forward a nice little portfolio when he applied for his first job in a small Graphic House were he was mainly responsible for design and printing.
He also was able to strengthen his knowledge about booths and display materials. It was two years later when we met Paolo and made him part of our team.
If you ask Paolo today about his career-choice, being a graphic designer, he'll reply within a split of a second with the words "I am loving it".
Hathaipat Kerd-in./ Benz
Benz, born in April 1990, has been interested in design since her early age. Being 12 years old she already started drawing plans of her dream-house, only to realise that advertising it to her surrounding was the actual fun part of it.
Her affection for advertising led her to study communication design at Bangkok University where she dedicated her live to establishing art-work. She loved to create with attention to detail for university-projects assigned to her. In the age of 22 she graduated with a bachelor degree and instantly signed a contract for her first job as a graphic designer.
With i Digital Connect Co., Ltd she's been responsible for all print-advertising and was looking for a new challenge when we first met. We've made her a part of coup. and she proudly works on a wide range of projects. Her performance and skill-set is a "nice to have" for every team.