Sketck of Flt Lt Lindsay 1944 by John PerryIn 1983 John Perry, then an art director with advertising agency BBDO (South Africa), set out on his own and established John Perry Design Studio. Since its inception, John Perry Designs has successfully operated in both South Africa and Canada, with its current business base near Vancouver, British Columbia.

In addition to extensive design experience and capabilities, John Perry brings a unique familiarity with military and first responder knowledge gained through nearly thirty years of military service in the South African and Canadian Armed Forces and as an emergency preparedness instructor and exercise designer with OpsCentre and the Justice Institute of British Columbia.