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A Highly Collaborative Branding Studio

 

 

Meet the Team

We are fierce in our passionate pursuit of effective solutions through exceptional, purposeful design — while being adaptable and nimble to meet your goals. A high-quality client experience is paramount and we are dedicated to collaboration and clear communication at every turn.

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Melissa Carlson

Partner

Rachel Abel

Partner

Megan Pralle

Senior Designer

Bree Glenn

Designer

Dylan Menke

Designer

Kate Roth

Designer

We love what we do.

Our squad of creative geniuses is caring, enthusiastic, and committed. We are truly dedicated to the success of our clients, and that comes out in the relationships we build with them. Listening to the pride in your voice as you talk about your goals, we vow to convey that pride in our work for you, and share many high-fives along the way.

Our Services

We offer a wide array of services to help bring your brand to life. While our skills are vast and our knowledge is deep, we also utilize a network of highly skilled artisans from a variety of disciplines to make sure we’ve constructed the best team possible for your needs.

Branding

Consulting
Brand Strategy
Messaging
Logo Design
Identity System
Naming
Brand Guidelines

Design

Packaging
Product Development
Illustration
Collateral
Environmental
Signage
Event

Web

Web Design
Web Development
E-Commerce
SEO
UI/UX
Social Media
Motion Graphics

Branding

Consulting, Brand Strategy, Messaging, Logo Design, Identity System, Naming, Brand Guidelines

Design

Packaging, Product Development, Illustration, Collateral, Environmental, Signage, Event

Web

Web Design, Web Development, 
E-Commerce, SEO, UI/UX, Social Media, Motion Graphics

A Proven Process

Design is at the center of everything we do, however we believe that if great design doesn’t solve a problem then it isn’t really a solution at all. Our creative process is rooted in research and strategy and steeped in collaboration from the very beginning.

DISCOVER

We listen. A lot. Discovery allows us to establish the specific problems your brand faces and will inform and guide our design strategy.

DEVELOP

Using a highly collaborative, multi-dimensional approach, we will present our findings and recommend design solutions to uncover the true nature of your brand. To give your brand some soul, we will start to create a brand voice and strategy. 

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DESIGN

We will give your brand life through a solid visual identity that matches it’s personality. An entire brand system across every medium will catch the eye of your target audience.

Deliver

We deliver. Together, we will strategically launch your brand into the world. Your brand is living its best life.

Through design, we make a difference.

Rooted in Des Moines, this community has sculpted who we are and what we do. We feel it is important to give back through the support of worthy causes. Here are a handful of local organizations we’ve helped along the way through monetary or design contributions.

Let’s work together and
create amazing things.

LOCATE US

401 East Court Avenue, Suite 200
Des Moines, IA 50309
(Suite on south side of the building)

FOLLOW US
CONTACT US

design@818iowa.com
515-805-5239