Ben Brick is a co-founder, creative director and illustrator. The descendant of a long line of Midwest farmers who loved to sketch, Ben's upbringing included artistic influences and storytelling. Today, Ben specializes in breathing life into brands; he has a knack for creating illustrated characters that evoke emotion and connection. He’s wildly artistic, gritty and brings a whimsical quality to everything he does.
Ashton Hauff is a co-founder, strategy director and visual designer. She grew up the daughter of a fine artist and a software engineer in Bismarck, ND so she has a knack for tackling left-meets-right-brain challenges. Today, Ashton specializes in creating a strategic roadmap for brands so businesses can succeed in their long-term goals. Her work is intentional, researched and highly creative.
Jackson Murphy is a graphic designer. He is a Bis-Man native that wants the world around him to be better designed. His innate passion for graphic design was first apparent when he spent his time after elementary school on his grandmother’s computer, redesigning popular logos into new ones. Today, Jackson specializes in creating tailor-made designs built to stand the test of time. His work is unambiguous, purposeful, and clean.
Sophia Jilek is a junior graphic designer. She has been a creative since birth and has been described as a free spirit. Growing up, she was constantly getting in trouble for doodling in her notebook instead of taking notes. By time she got older, she realized she could make a career out of it and the rest is history. Today, Sophia specializes in engaging illustrations and dynamic web design. Her work is artful, organic, and purposeful.
Simone Marchus is a project manager. She has a knack for supporting people however possible and a love for seeing things to completion. Her formative years were spent singing, acting, writing and creating with her twin sister. She’s happiest when she’s building connections and working toward a common goal. Today, she specializes in benevolence and being your personal cheerleader. Her work is encouraging and purposeful.
Rebecca Brick is our part-time office administrator. She grew up in British Columbia hiking mountain trails and skating on ponds. She brings a free spirit and love for community to our team. If you are greeted by her black lab when you knock on our door, Rebecca is not far behind to greet you as well. Her talent keeps this brand machine runnin'!