Courier Media

I work at the helm of creativity across Courier Media and champion the visual aesthetic of the brand in every way while leading a team producing a range of content such as our bi-monthly magazine and additional print products, global commercial partnerships and digital experiences.

2021/2022 (Maternity cover) | Key Expertise: Creative direction, leadership, design management, conceptual and strategic design, team building, audience growth


Courier is the defining media brand for a new generation who want to live and work on their own terms, telling insightful and inspiring stories of modern business through print, digital experiences, partnerships and more. 

I manage and oversee multiple projects, such as our bi-monthly magazine, featuring stories of small businesses from around the world; printed guides, like our latest release How to Start and Grow a Business; large scale commercial projects; and a vast range of digital output across websites, newsletters, social and film. 

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Courier Guides
Creative direction for How to Start and Grow a Business: an essential 10-step guide for founders in their early stages of a business plan or established brands looking for that next step-up in growth.

Marketing shoot direction for 100 Ways to Make a Living, a guide featuring people from around the world who are doing what they love, and insights into how they did it. The marketing images are rooted in the joyous non-work-related moments, that often spark new business ideas.


Offering our readers more insights, inspiration and value by increasing cross-channel content strategies across print and digital.

Brand Partnerships

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Courier x Superscript | Flip the script
We spoke to five change-makers who stepped out of their comfort zones to embrace the unknown and take their small businesses to the next level.
A digital hub brought the large-scale editorial-led campaign together, showcasing bespoke authentic photography and five individual films allowing for a deeper dive into each of their businesses. 

Read and watch the full story here.


Courier x Instagram | My Bedroom Empire
A social-first editorial campaign, showcasing three UK founders who use the platform to take their business from the bedroom to the boardroom.
Roll out across photography, three bespoke films, a digital hub and social content such as IG stories and guides. Additional coverage in our bi-monthly magazine.

Read and watch the full story here.

Courier x Deciem | Business Abnormal
A photography-led campaign across print and digital featuring five progressive start-ups that offer something nobody else can while championing authenticity, values and intentions.

Read the full story here.

Special projects

Trend report — 22 things to help you sell in 2022 and beyond
Created for Courier-own channels and part of Mailchimps’ Open House 2022, a day to discover new solutions, latest expert insights and practical advice to help fuel business growth.

Get the full report as pdf here.

Katja Alissa Mueller — Creative Director
& Design Director, helping ambitious purpose-led brands thrive through design, vision and strategy.

Based in London.
© 2022, Katja Alissa Mueller

Based in London.
© 2019, Katja Alissa Mueller

Based in London.
© 2019, Katja Alissa Mueller