We love what we do. We approach every aspect of strategy, planning, and creative development with exceptional care and craft.

Strategy

Market research, brand positioning, strategic narrative

Planning

Communications planning, tactical implementation, measurement

Branding

Naming, messaging, identity, environments, packaging

Activation

Omnichannel advertising, video, trade shows, events, direct marketing, sales tools

Digital

Digital strategy, UX, information architecture, development, websites, social media, apps, CMS platform builds

Culture

Employer brand, employee engagement, internal communications

Partners in purpose. From healthcare and higher education to commercial real estate and the arts, we work with clients that make a positive impact.

  • Abbott 
  • AbbVie 
  • Acadia
  • Accenture
  • Activcore
  • AIS Healthcare
  • Amgen
  • American Library Association
  • Amerigo
  • Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
  • AveXis
  • Baxalta
  • Baxter
  • Beacon Capital Partners
  • Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
  • BioLife Plasma Services
  • Brennan Investments
  • Brookfield
  • Brooks Brothers
  • CBRE
  • Chevron
  • Chicago Public Schools
  • Clark Street Real Estate
  • Clayco
  • CSL Behring
  • Cushman & Wakefield
  • Diversey
  • Domtar
  • Erikson Institute
  • Escoffier School of Culinary Arts 
  • First Republic Bank
  • FIRT
  • Glenstar
  • Google
  • Gresham Partners
  • Healthcare Businesswomen Association 
  • Hikma
  • ICB
  • Ichnos Sciences
  • Janet Mandell Studio
  • KBS
  • Kelley Drye
  • Lundbeck
  • M. Holland
  • Mannkind
  • Mars
  • Medtronic
  • Mercedes Benz
  • Microsoft
  • Northwest Community Healthcare
  • Northwestern University
  • Novo Nordisk
  • Oracle
  • Prescient Medicine
  • Red Bull
  • Remedy Real Estate (formerly MBRE)
  • Revision Skincare
  • San Mateo County Libraries
  • Sanofi Genzyme
  • Saudi Aramco
  • Sigma Alpha Epsilon
  • Skender
  • Smith and Nephew
  • Sobi
  • Sterling Bay
  • Takeda
  • Terumo BCT
  • Time Warner Cable
  • Uber
  • University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Vequity
  • Versiti
  • Vocon
  • Wexford Science & Technology
  • Wipfli

Recognized for excellence. Great design solves problems and stirs emotion. We’re humbled that our work is consistently recognized among the industry’s best.

  • 2019 Graphis Branding 7–Silver
  • 2019 Graphis Poster Annual–Silver
  • 2019 Graphis Design Annual–Silver
  • 2018 Hermes Creative Award–Platinum
  • 2017 WebAwards
  • 2016 Graphis Design Annual
  • 2016 Communication Arts Typography Annual 7
  • 2016 Graphis Design Annual–Advertising
  • 2016 Society of Typographic Arts Awards 6
  • 2015 Communication Arts Typography Annual 6
  • 2014 AAMC GIA Award for Excellence
  • 2013 Healthcare Advertising Awards–Gold
  • 2013 Healthcare Advertising Awards–Merit
  • 2012 Global Award
  • 2012 PRSA Bronze Anvil Awards
  • 2011 Business Marketing Association Awards
  • 2011 Pinnacle Print Awards
  • 2011 Go Green Advertising Awards–Gold
  • 2010 Art Director’s Club 89th Annual Awards
  • 2010 Annual Healthcare Marketing Awards
  • 2010 Graphis Design Annual–Platinum
  • 2009 International Arc Awards–Gold
  • 2009 Print Magazine Regional Design Annual
  • 2009 Aster Awards–Gold
  • 2009 Annual Healthcare Advertising Awards
  • 2008 STA–Permanent Collection
  • 2008 The One Show–Merit Award
  • 2008 Global Awards
  • 2008 International ARC Awards–Gold
  • 2008 Black Book AR100 Show
  • 2008 Print Magazine Business Graphics
  • 2007 The Davey Awards–Silver
  • 2007 Globals Finalist
  • 2007 How Magazine’s Design Annual–Merit
  • 2007 Healthcare Marketing Awards–Gold
  • 2007 Black Book AR100 Show
  • 2007 Aster Awards–Gold & Bronze