Nicholas Valese Design

Atlantic Bay Mortgage Group

Proposed landing page for an in development microsite to help the company’s hiring initiatives.

Atlantic Bay Mortgage Group

Proposed home page concepts for an in development redesign.

Game of Homes

Built in collabration with 2 designers from my team, in under two weeks we created this spoof map search based off of the map results page made for the season 5 opener of Game of Thrones as a way to create some buzz for our brand. Built using PHP and Mapbox. View Page

Veterinary Dental Forum Fun Run

T-shirt illustrations for an annual Veterinary Dental Conference Race event for which I have been providing a yearly concept since 2002.

Dyska: Parts & Pieces

Album cover art design utilizing logo type hand made from cedar blocks and photographed by Jitu Rashid.

VCU Emergency Medicine

A series of logos made for the VCU Emergency Medical department.

Gig Poster

One of many concert posters for Norfolk based band Dyska

New homepage concept for centered on user focused actions. Each search field type animated to the type based upon the type of search needed trigger by focus selects.


One out of a series of concept mocks for a proposed responsive redesign of RE/MAX’s online search portal. View full set of RFP mocks

Redesign of the core search experience on the mobile version of in an effort increase search conversions and decrease bounce rates.

Dyska: Broken Things

Album art concept utilizing a a pen and ink drawing I did of the Norfolk area.

Dominion digital Media

Winning design from an internal company concept for a point of sales website.

First to market in industry with a parallax scrolling homepage which provided our users with a more focused experience to perform property searches on

Redesign of property details for the purposes of enhanced usability and increased lead conversions.

Atlantic Bay Mortgage Group

An animated infograph to help illustrate for sales the potential earnings of generating loans with Atlantic Bay. View Page

Template Design

We updated and rebuild our templated website product with a new responsive framework for our agent and broker customers of, this is one of those templates.


Series of concept mocks for a proposed vacation property search website.

Direct Homes

Experimental UI tested on the real estate domain Direct Homes. The goal was to create an industry unique experience for home browsing.

Re-branding of internal sales and service UI to better reflect the brand and maintain consistency

Map results and details view on iPad app in response to the (at the time) recent IOS update.


Brand aligned custom mobile app build for RE/MAX on both IOS and Android platforms.

Design examples from’s Android specific phone and tablet mobile app.

Aduro: Listen…

Typography inspired album art.

Aduro: Listen…

Typography inspired t-shirt graphic to compliment the album release.

Quiet Title

Custom designed and developed website for Maryland based title company

Selection of mobile web splash advertisements taking a tongue in cheek approach to their mobile app promotion.

LTD Hospitality

Part of a larger agency re-branding for the company. Custom Drupal design, development, and implementation.

Breeden Property Management

Custom design and development for Virginia Beach based property management company.

Key West Yogurt

Custom animated flash website for a start up frozen yogurt franchise.

Vandeventer Black

Custom design and developed website for Norfolk based law-firm that was powered by custom tailored CMS engine.

Versus the Universe

Gig poster.

Lago Mar Resort and Club

Flash page flipper monthly online newsletter.

Versus the Universe

Gig poster.

Allenstone Memorial Run

Design and development of this Virgina Beach based memorial charity event held yearly.

Bon Secours of Hampton Roads

Design, development, and maintenance of BSHR's website.

Bon Secours In Motion

Custom design and development for Hampton Roads based sports medicine branch of Bon Secours Health Systems.

By Design

Website for local rock band.

Leblanc Resort and Spa

Micro site built for Glamorous Life contest held by Leblanc Resort.


Seasonal themes quiz to establish good of a Santa you could be.


Sampling of vector based vehicles made for TraderOnlines web services promotions.

Down From Zero

Flash based website for local rock band.

Fall of Transition

Flash based website for local rock band.

Sandleman & Sunday

Logo design for Pennsylvania concrete counter top company. Also created a custom flash website for the business.