Last Updated – June 2018

Jaychrist Teves is a Filipino designer and maker of functional and meaningful experiences. Originally born in Manila PH, and was raised in Southern Shore of Manila Bay, PH. He now lives and works independently together with his beautiful wife.

Jaychrist’s has a different journey than most. He started his career after working in some shitty jobs like working in a factory, under poor conditions and low income. After realizing that his health and happiness were more important. He left the job, got back in school, and work his ass off to build his creative design business as a side hustle. Fast forward after a few years, through a ton of courage and hard work, Jaychrist is now a designer, founder, speaker, mentor, and maker of meaningful experiences from print to digital products.

With eight (8) years of design and brand experience, Jaychrist had the honor of developing products and services for companies such as Envato, Happy Orange Project, Priority Consultants, RVPRCO, Brainhub,, Walkthrough, Personiv, and thousands of different niches of brands, businesses, and companies around the world.

To his parents delight, Jaychrist has been lucky enough to be featured on a number of well known publications such as Creative Manila – Portfolio of the week, Logo Daily by Creato, Fomolist – Filipino Tech & Business and Hustle to Freedom Podcast.

Jaychrist is the co-founder of DesignPlusHub™, the first creative space sharing community in Cavite, Philippines and Poddle.Design a full-stack creative design studio based in the Southern Shore of Manila Bay relentlessly designing and building purposeful experiences for brands and digital products.

Aside from the daily grind, Jaychrist shares his personal thoughts about essentialism, creativity, design (UX), and productivity in his personal newsletter, a blog reaching thousands of creatives each month. He also hosts The Design Life Show (TDLS) — a personal talk-based podcast, aiming to spark an interesting conversation with creatives, makers, builders and hustlers. It’s basically designed to share knowledge, inspire and contribute to the community in an interesting way.

Jaychrist is one of the most positive people that you’ll meet and it is the reason why he is successfully chasing his dreams while helping others.