Hybrid is owned and run by its two founders, Jacqueline Hollister and Tim Woolgar. Begun in Columbia Road in East London in 1990, Hybrid was re-invented in Devon in 2005.
Jacqueline studied History of Art and French at Reading University and the University of Lyon. She worked for the Association of Illustrators and for Sharp Practice illustration agency in London before joining Tim at Inkshed.
Tim graduated from Leicester with a BA in Graphic Design and Illustration and briefly worked for the AOI before starting his own illustration agency, Inkshed in 1985 and Eastwing in 1995.