Highlighted below are some of the ideas that intrigue us, the brands that have engaged us, and the results we've achieved. Our practice encompasses strategic and creative consultation, research, identity, and resources, all driving to help your business thrive in a period of unprecedented change.
Wondering how cultural, demographic, and economic trends should inform your priorities and budget for the coming years? Looking for innovations and inspiration from technology, materials, and processes? We gather, distill, and apply the latest thinking from conferences, research centers, trade shows, and leading publications to your business challenges.
The Library Study Hall with MIT Media Lab, G-Star Raw: Sustainability in Fashion
Fast Company Creativity + Innovation Conference
EVOLVE: UCLA Anderson Retail Conference
Rolex Awards for Enterprise + The Big Idea Summit
CREATE: UCLA Anderson Entrepreneurs Conference
Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce: The Future of Luxury Marketing
ComplexCon: Pop Culture, Art, Style, Food, Music, Sports
LA CleanTech Incubator + Future Textiles
Branding encompasses a range of creative and functional activities. If you're looking for a seasoned professional with client-side marketing experience or a dedicated project manager to drive an initiative through concept to delivery, we can help.
Creating a new retail brand: naming and taglines, backstory and positioning, audience, product line
Re-inventing a brand for a new generation or a new purpose
Mission statements, vision, alignment
Strategies, annual plans
Print collateral, direct and digital comms
TRISTAR is the country’s largest privately owned third-party claims administrator. After a significant merger, they were looking for an image and a messaging approach that reflected their position in the industry, and that could be applied across several business units (risk, managed care, benefits, property and casualty).
We developed a multi-tiered solution and, with design team, applied it to
Brand statement and mission, values
Website structure and navigation, including 3rd party integrations
B2B print ads
Sales presentation: folder and one-sheets
Invitations, concepts, toolkits for trade show launch
We've worked on campaigns for high-end furniture designers, b2b service industries, and mid-market contract brands.
Concepts and messaging
Media budgets and buys
Collaborating with the graphic designer, photographer, and stylist teams
Integrating campaigns with public relations and trade show efforts
We build websites to meet your purposes. Want to showcase your new brand identity? Need to rethink the customer experience? A well-branded, user-focused website, with or without e-commerce, is critical in today's marketplace.
Structure + navigation
Integrations (e.g., apps, email and social media, finance, reporting)
Custom and off-the-shelf platforms
Content creation and content management
Walker Zanger is the leading designer and manufacturer of luxury stone and tile. We were engaged to work on brand messaging and positioning, creating the enduring “What will you create?” and “How will you be inspired” campaigns. The concept carries forward to their print collateral and website, where the brand actively catalogs more than 3000 products through a custom CMS database.
Industry research and brand exploration
Messaging and positioning
Have a story to tell? We work with brands and individuals to craft a compelling message, then place it in front of the right audience.
Media connections and special opportunities
We help design and align your in-store experience to reflect and reinforce your customer's online experience. Retail spaces, showrooms, and your own workplace all provide opportunities to build loyalty and increase revenues.
Project management, from total build-outs to surface re-designs
Liaise with architects, engineers, construction team, landscape architects
Trade show booths: design and installation
Custom casegoods and furniture specifications
POP display + wall murals
Signage, interior and exterior
GEE is a leading supplier of satellite-based wifi and in-flight entertainment to the airline, maritime, and educational industries. While they emerged from an M&A we collaborated with a multi-national branding agency to research and recommend a new brand architecture and marketing position. We were then charged with creating sales and marketing tools, including
Pitch decks, sponsorship decks, partnership decks
We draw from extensive experience in the residential and contract, indoor and outdoor furniture industries to offer research, guidance and referrals to support your product development. We can provide competitive pricing analyses, trend research, color and textile development, and can refer industrial and product designers, engineers, and more.
Textile collections, volume and custom
Residential indoor and outdoor furniture design