Take your Forge public site to the next level

Save time & money with the most experienced Forge design partner available

Who we are

The Agency at Central 1

We are a full-service marketing agency for Canadian financial institutions. Our in-house team of 20+ experts has over 50 years of experience helping clients transform their digital marketing.

We’re the most experienced Forge public site design partner out there. No other agency can match our expertise.

What we can do for you

We serve our clients holistically and can help with as much or as little as you need, with Forge and beyond.

Branding & Visual Design
  • Brand review for Forge
  • Brand refresh / redesign
  • Public site visual design
Website Design & Build
  • Page prototyping & wireframing
  • Page design
  • Page building & training
Content & UX Strategy
  • Development of user personas & journeys
  • Content strategy & SEO
  • Usability & accessibility testing
  • Copywriting
Campaign & Communication Planning
  • Forge launch marketing
  • Targeted digital marketing
  • Acquisition & growth

Take a peek at our work

We designed each sample site experience end-to-end, from brand development to building on Forge.

Blueprint Bank
Sample Savings
Future Financial

With a focus on urban young professionals, the Blueprint Bank design delivers strong call-to-action and cross-selling opportunities throughout.

The copy and tone highlight Blueprint’s industry expertise and drives end-users toward product conversions.

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Built around the fictional city of Windcliffe, Sample Savings focuses on a community-oriented audience.

The site design is human-centric with visuals and conversational copy intended to deepen relationships between end-users and Sample Savings.

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Future Financial targets a modern, tech-savvy customer who is always on the go.

The bright and clean visuals translate to an extremely mobile-friendly experience. The site delivers information in a straight-forward casual tone, helping end-users to find what they need quickly.

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When you work with us, you’re in good company

Over the last 10+ years, we’ve partnered with over 150 financial institutions on thousands of projects and campaigns.

Ready to accelerate your launch?

Ensure the most experienced and savvy partner is working on your Forge public site design.