Issue One

The following designers & agencies below are featured in this issue, issue one of Visual Thinker Magazine. Download this issue to your tablet or phone, or view the magazine online.

Adam&Co.

View the work of Adam&Co. on pages 4–37

Adam&Co. is a multi-disciplinary creative studio specializing in brand identity, art direction, and design. Led by award-winning Creative Director Adam Larson, the studio collaborates with a wide range of arts, entertainment, and lifestyle clients to create tailored design solutions and authentic brand experiences. Adam & Co. delivers fresh creative work that gracefully articulates a brand’s unique story, and connects with their desired audience.

Adam&Co.

View the work of Adam&Co. on pages 4–37

Adam&Co. is a multi-disciplinary creative studio specializing in brand identity, art direction, and design. Led by award-winning Creative Director Adam Larson, the studio collaborates with a wide range of arts, entertainment, and lifestyle clients to create tailored design solutions and authentic brand experiences. Adam & Co. delivers fresh creative work that gracefully articulates a brand’s unique story, and connects with their desired audience.

Chad Michael Studio

View the work of Chad Michael’s on pages 38–51

Chad Michael Studio specializes in branding and package design—specifically focused in the realm of unique goods, which include spirits, cigars, playing cards, and most recently cannabis. Chad Michael’s work has been published in numerous books and magazines including Los Logos, Logo Lounge 9 & 10, CA magazine, HOW magazine, and the New York Times.

Chad Michael Studio

View the work of Chad Michael’s on pages 38–51

Chad Michael Studio specializes in branding and package design—specifically focused in the realm of unique goods, which include spirits, cigars, playing cards, and most recently cannabis. Chad Michael’s work has been published in numerous books and magazines including Los Logos, Logo Lounge 9 & 10, CA magazine, HOW magazine, and the New York Times.

Helms Workshop

View the work of Helms Workshop on pages 52–63

Helms Workshop is an independent, strategic brand design studio. They love the process of working with companies to build, amplify, and revitalize their brands. They create identities with personality—living, working brands with a point of view, and with character. They express that character through design.

MiresBall

View the work of MiresBall on pages 64–86

For category leaders—and those who aspire to lead—MiresBall provides trusted creative expertise drawn from thirty-plus years of work with global brands. With a balance of passion and pragmatism, they give organizations the confidence to aim higher and achieve more.

Helms Workshop

View the work of Helms Workshop on pages 52–63

Helms Workshop is an independent, strategic brand design studio. They love the process of working with companies to build, amplify, and revitalize their brands. They create identities with personality—living, working brands with a point of view, and with character. They express that character through design.

MiresBall

View the work of MiresBall on pages 64–86

For category leaders—and those who aspire to lead—MiresBall provides trusted creative expertise drawn from thirty-plus years of work with global brands. With a balance of passion and pragmatism, they give organizations the confidence to aim higher and achieve more.

Pearlfisher

View the work of Pearlfisher on pages 87–113

Based in London, New York, San Francisco, and Copenhagen, Pearlfisher share a single philosophy and unique structure that enables them to most effectively bring their collective talent and expertise to every brand. Pearlfisher has formed partnerships with their clients from all around the world through three studios—Futures, Strategy, and Design—working separately and together to harness change, express meaning, and make impact.

Pearlfisher

View the work of Pearlfisher on pages 87–113

Based in London, New York, San Francisco, and Copenhagen, Pearlfisher share a single philosophy and unique structure that enables them to most effectively bring their collective talent and expertise to every brand. Pearlfisher has formed partnerships with their clients from all around the world through three studios—Futures, Strategy, and Design—working separately and together to harness change, express meaning, and make impact.

Siegenthaler & Co.

View the work of Siegenthaler & Co. on pages 114–140

Siegenthaler & Co is a design firm based in Bogota, Colombia, started in 2012 by Oliver Siegenthaler. Specializing in brand development and packaging design, they develop brand systems, visual identities, consumer packaging, digital experiences, and physical environments. Their designs bring ideas to life, transform brands, and help businesses grow.

Siegenthaler & Co.

View the work of Siegenthaler & Co. on pages 114–140

Siegenthaler & Co is a design firm based in Bogota, Colombia, started in 2012 by Oliver Siegenthaler. Specializing in brand development and packaging design, they develop brand systems, visual identities, consumer packaging, digital experiences, and physical environments. Their designs bring ideas to life, transform brands, and help businesses grow.

Springetts Brand Design

View the work of Springetts on pages 141–154

Founded over forty years ago, Springetts Brand Design is an independent UK-based international design consultancy, working on brands across many categories, from the large and global, to the small and local. Their insightful understanding of consumers, and an ability to create unique branded solutions has made the Springetts name associated with outstanding award-winning solutions, for a wide range of clients.

The Woork Co.

View the work of The Woork Co. on pages 155–171

The Woork Co. was founded by Debbie Martin and David Botella, two digital art directors with more than twenty-five years of experience together in digital advertising.  The Woork Co. specializes in strategic branding, and apply the care of a studio boutique with the strategy and organizational processes of a big consultancy. The Woork’s offer such services as naming, visual and verbal brand identity, brand consultancy, brand development, web and app design, illustration, social media content, motion graphics, and just about anything you would need.

Springetts Brand Design

View the work of Springetts on pages 141–154

Founded over forty years ago, Springetts Brand Design is an independent UK-based international design consultancy, working on brands across many categories, from the large and global, to the small and local. Their insightful understanding of consumers, and an ability to create unique branded solutions has made the Springetts name associated with outstanding award-winning solutions, for a wide range of clients.

The Woork Co.

View the work of The Woork Co. on pages 155–171

The Woork Co. was founded by Debbie Martin and David Botella, two digital art directors with more than twenty-five years of experience together in digital advertising.  The Woork Co. specializes in strategic branding, and apply the care of a studio boutique with the strategy and organizational processes of a big consultancy. The Woork’s offer such services as naming, visual and verbal brand identity, brand consultancy, brand development, web and app design, illustration, social media content, motion graphics, and just about anything you would need.

TSMGO  |  The Show Must Go On

View the work of TSMGO on pages 172–186

The TSMGO story began in 2009 when Ricardo Moreno decided to offer clients a new way to approach their branding. With a boutique, hands-on approach, the company quickly gained new clients. TSMGO are experts in corporate identity and they know how to reach an audience through a message that conveys the essence of a brand. Today, TSMGO has grown to one of the most well-respected independent brand consultancies in Spain. But through it all, the original philosophy remains: “Treat our clients as we would ourselves. Handle each project with the same attention to detail and quality of work as if the brand were our own.”

TSMGO  |  The Show Must Go On

View the work of TSMGO on pages 172–186

The TSMGO story began in 2009 when Ricardo Moreno decided to offer clients a new way to approach their branding. With a boutique, hands-on approach, the company quickly gained new clients. TSMGO are experts in corporate identity and they know how to reach an audience through a message that conveys the essence of a brand. Today, TSMGO has grown to one of the most well-respected independent brand consultancies in Spain. But through it all, the original philosophy remains: “Treat our clients as we would ourselves. Handle each project with the same attention to detail and quality of work as if the brand were our own.”

VOLTA Brand Shaping Studio

View the work of Volta on pages 187–227

Based in Porto, Portugal, VOLTA Brand Shaping Studio is an independent branding and design studio whose main objective is to create true and impactful brand experiences, that will set brands and promises apart from competitors and closer to audiences. In order to achieve that, VOLTA integrates different disciplines in both physical and digital channels to overcome communication and design problems. They set their quality production standards very high, devoting a lot of time to the perfect execution of their ideas.

VOLTA Brand Shaping Studio

View the work of Volta on pages 187–227

Based in Porto, Portugal, VOLTA Brand Shaping Studio is an independent branding and design studio whose main objective is to create true and impactful brand experiences, that will set brands and promises apart from competitors and closer to audiences. In order to achieve that, VOLTA integrates different disciplines in both physical and digital channels to overcome communication and design problems. They set their quality production standards very high, devoting a lot of time to the perfect execution of their ideas.

© 2019 Visual Thinker Magazine

© 2019 Visual Thinker Magazine