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Hi. We're JSDesigns, a scrappy little design studio who refuses to act our size. From Mom & Pops to Fortune 100's – we've helped clients of all sizes meet timelines, deadlines, and bottom lines with our bold and insightful brand of creative.
Getting to know our customers as people is always at the top of our list. We believe in storytelling and shared interests and being there… understanding the why before the what… and listening before we speak.
Where does your conversation begin?
Whether you're looking to set your business apart with a unique brand identity, need that next piece of B2B collateral, or want a partner to help make your social media shine – you're talking to the right people.
Over our collective 50 years in the business, we've designed, strategized, managed, and planned across a wide variety of project types.
Trade Display Design
Social Media Content
Building Signage & Wayfinding
Brand Photography Style
Social Media Content
Retail Space Planning
Environmental Space Planning
Every successful brand, inspired design, or memorable campaign began with a single conversation, a single connection – between client and creative. Understanding who you are and who you want to be is vital to crafting your authentic brand. In every engagement, we make that connection our focus, believing that great creative flows from the relationship and trust developed behind the work.
Learning your story and your goals brings us into your world, giving us the seeds we need to create amazing solutions. But the listening doesn’t stop there. We keep our ears to the ground – keying in on market trends, industry shifts and the latest news and events that effect your conversation.
Taking your conversation to the customer is what this is all about. We deliver focused, medium-appropriate messaging that spans todays complex marketing equation, introducing your customers the an authentic you – then build on that dialogue by keeping the connection fresh.
Turning your needs and goals into visual strategies that set you apart is our passion. We approach every project – every brand with an eye on what’s next, keeping our designs fresh and our messaging relevant, always striving to find opportunities where others see boundaries.
Whatever the deliverables, assessing their performance is vital to moving forward. Along with built-in metrics and regular social media reviews, we try to build some form of metrics or data collection into every touchpoint, and apply what we learn as your brand grows.
THE JSD TEAM
More than the sum of its parts, the JSDesigns team is the perfect storm of experience, "outside what box?" creativity and strategic thinking. Bringing more than 50 collective years of brand stewardship, marketing and design to the table, our diverse styles and backgrounds come together to sharpen every design we create and inform every strategy we pursue.
President / Creative Director
Coffee-snobbery, Classic Oldsmobiles and "Jeff-time"
Jeff's first official design job was in 1992 when an art director friend asked him to draw a donkey wearing a sombrero for a client. Since then, he's helped small businesses find themselves and big businesses stay on brand with results-oriented creative, copy writing and strategic support.
Mobile Telecom / Consumer Electronics / Healthcare
Senior Art Director
Gingerbread Houses, Family Time and Fingerless Gloves
Meredith adds a unique creative perspective to the team (to say the least ;) – which is why she drives many of our most artistic undertakings. She pairs her smart, quirky creative approach with a natural design aesthetic and organizational skills matched only by Marie Kondo.
Commercial Real Estate / Cosmetics & Beauty
Account Services Director
Old School Blues, Sweater Weather, and Exceptionally Bad Jokes
Bringing over 15 years experience in business and project management to the table, Katie is a disciplined, strategic thinker who fosters an environment of teamwork, ensuring all aspects of a project or campaign are clearly defined and carefully overseen. She manages with thorough communication, and a proactive approach – always keeping an eye on project objectives and the bottom line.
(Yes, you're pronouncing it wrong...)
Designer / Social Media Director
Pretzels, The Cricut, and Little Green Balls
Since coming to the U.S. from down under on a tennis scholarship and earning her degree in Graphic Communications from Arkansas State, Sofia's been soaking up trends, knowledge and insights. Her natural gift for social media and online marketing have made her an invaluable part of the JSD team – along with the "FABULOUS" energy she brings every day.
Social Media / Digital / Trade
Aliens (Oh, They're Out There), Fast Cars, and the Philadelphia Eagles
Wilman is the man. No, really - WilMAN GuzMAN... it's in his logo. But in all seriousity, along with a great sense of humor, Wilman consistently brings his special brand of creativity to the JSD table, turning strays into show dogs and creating beautiful, cohesive design where it shouldn't exist.
Banking / Brand Collateral / Animation
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