This is a place where the disciplines of strategy, design and technology come to play. We’ve helped to create brands from scratch, and we’ve also taken well-known brands and pointed them in a new direction. Our work often takes a digital format, but we are equally comfortable with analog media.

Brand & Identity

  • Brand Strategy
  • Product Branding
  • Logo Design
  • Naming
  • Messaging

Digital

  • Planning + Strategy
  • Digital Product Design
  • User Experience [UX]
  • Architecture & Wireframing
  • Interface Design [UI]
  • Mobile + App Design
  • Social Strategy
  • Development Consulting

Analog

  • Advertising + Campaign
  • Print Design
  • Environmental Design
  • Package Design
  • Signage

What?

  • Concept + Ideation
  • Prototyping
  • Experience Planning
  • Video + Motion Design
  • Data Visualization

Comprised of creative talents in design, technology, strategy and branding, we’ve honed our chops working with global brands, startups and just about everything in between. Want to meet the team?

Jann Baskett

Jann Baskett

Principal, Brand & Strategy

Jann is a storyteller, helping our clients articulate who they are and who they want to be. Her history includes managing the creative services departments of Details, Mademoiselle and The New York Times Magazine Group. She's also been marketing director at Texas Monthly, and later, a founding partner/director of brand strategy at Milkshake Media.

 

@jannbas

"The best heavy metal shrimp launching device I've seen yet: youtube.com/watch?v=lkaIoH…"

about 3 weeks ago

Brad Phillips

Brad Phillips

Principal, Interaction & Experience

Brad is our fearless captain of interaction and experience design. He's always two steps ahead, architecting the relationships between humans and the products they use. He’s been a founding partner/creative director at Milkshake Media and an art director at Engineering Animation Inc., a transmedia company with noteworthy clients including Mattel and Disney.

 

@bradfromaustin

"#Iowa First state to offer digital driver's license? macrumors.com/2014/12/11/sma…"

about 2 weeks ago

Ryan Thompson

Ryan Thompson

Art Director

Ryan is our visual translator and conceptualist, taking raw materials and shaping them into the finished designs. His experience as a founder of Chemistry Set and as a senior designer at Milkshake Media sharpened his skills across an array of creative platforms. 

 

 
 
@ryanthompson79

"@oscar_morris spotted backstage at the improv pic.twitter.com/v03YV7tUsR"

about 6 days ago

Oscar Morris

Oscar Morris

Senior Designer

Oscar approaches every project as both a seer and a craftsman, combining his illustration chops and design vision with a meticulous attention to detail. Prior to joining our team, he learned the ropes at Sibley/Peteet Design. Past clients include Advanced Micro Devices, the University of Texas, the Texas Education Agency, the Sid Richardson Museum and Forestar.

@oscar_morris

"Currently in Walgreens listening to Goldfinger"

about 1 hour ago

Maureen (Mo) Serrao Cole

Maureen (Mo) Serrao Cole

Managing Director

Mo brings order to our creative chaos. Her ability to juggle 18 flaming piranhas while bottle-feeding kittens is tested daily as she keeps everything on track. Mo won her project management stripes at FGA Media, FG Squared Interactive Marketing, Houghton Mifflin-Harcourt and Ticketmaster-Citysearch.

 

@chezmeaux

"An asian fruit that burns fat for you?? Yes please! bit.ly/1f9UPCW"

about April 2014

Vicki Webster

Vicki Webster

Senior Producer

Ever cheerful and endlessly undaunted, Vicki can whip an assignment into shape like nobody's business. WIth 12 years of experience in production and project management, she brings efficiency, organization and sharp communication to our work. Past clients include Spiegel, Kodak Gallery, Levenger, Hotwire and Red Envelope.

 

@vspw

"More Office Workers Switching To Fetal Position Desks via @TheOnion. And it's happening to my left."

about June 2014

We find our work highly rewarding. Some of the world's best-known companies and agencies large and small lean on us for brand development, content strategy, creative direction and design help. Here are a few of our clients.

Local doesn't mean smaller. These clients are close to our hearts (and in some cases, our stomachs).