sam cossart

director / programmer

Sam was born and raised in Brisbane and after moving to Sweden for a year, has now settled in Sydney.

After dealing with 'off the shelf' content management systems for too long, he started theshelf to provide relief, not only for himself, but for anyone who has had to compromise their requirements for one of those systems.

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dale napier

lead designer

Dale was born in central Queensland, Australia but after moving to Hong Kong at the age of ten – his world view is anything but limited. Since the three year whirlwind that Hong Kong provided during the turn of the millenium, he has been living in Brisbane.

During High School, he didn’t study much art or design but flourished in other aspects like Music and Science. He went to Martin College on a part-Scholarship and finished with a diploma of Graphic Design – Advertising & Multimedia.

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theshelf provided the ideal solution and implemented it seamlessly into our design. The quality of work and customer service was second to none.


We wanted a site to display our products with a clean, modern design that was easy to maintain. theshelf provided us with exactly that.

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ned stevenson

frontend design