Job Alert: Solve Seeks Senior Art Director

by / October 1, 2022 /

Solve is seeking a Senior Art Director who wants to do remarkable work. Solve is committed to a hybrid environment, with three days in their downtown Minneapolis office and two at home. (They keep the in-office days fun to compete with your couch, fridge, and dog, cat, or turtle.)

You’re ambitious, conceptually driven, and understand that big ideas work across all mediums. You have a strong portfolio and solid production experience. You love the craft of art direction and bri[Read More]

Job Alert: Solve Seeks Senior Copywriter

by / October 1, 2022 /

Solve is seeking a Senior Copywriter who wants to do remarkable work. Solve is committed to a hybrid environment, with three days in their downtown Minneapolis office and two at home. (They keep the in-office days fun to compete with your couch, fridge, and dog, cat, or turtle.)

You’re ambitious, conceptually driven, and understand that big ideas work across all mediums. You have a strong portfolio and solid production experience. You love the craft of copywriting and bringin[Read More]

Light the Fire Inside at AIGA Minnesota Design Camp 2022

by / September 30, 2022 /

AIGA Minnesota Design Camp® will bring this notable Northwoods creative conference to the Twin Cities on Saturday, October 29. The shift in locale of the 42nd annual conference offers accessibility and the perfect opportunity for agencies, studios, in-house teams, and individuals to take advantage of in-person professional development and team building on a local level. In addition to the full-day Saturday conference, campers can enjoy Friday Studio Tours featuring an array of loc[Read More]

“A Fortnight for Example” By Aidan O’Driscoll, Writer at Shinebox

by / September 28, 2022 /

FREE BEER. NO ASSHOLES.
It’s a phrase Shineboxers know well and use often.

Partly because it’s punchy and memorable. Sprinkled with logos, pathos, and ethos. (The Greeks would’ve loved it.) Mostly, however, because it’s one of our core values.

And it’s taken seriously.

FBNA is more than rotating beer taps and zero tolerance for micro aggression. “It’s literal, but also figurative,” Shinebox Founder & Visionary Randy Larson ex[Read More]

“The Great Resignation | Resigning Clients” By Miles Marmo, Co-Founder of Agency Squid

by / September 28, 2022 /

Company culture spans well beyond snacks and beer on tap. For us, in the creative field, the culture can really be defined by the work we do, and who we work with. To us, it takes a lot of courage to remove a client who causes strife. This scratches the surface on it's all tied together.

A note from a co-founder
Last year, I wrote about managing my mental health and the toll the pandemic had taken on me. The outpouring of support was[Read More]

Studio MPLS Unveils New Branding for Yoke Outdoors

by / September 28, 2022 /

With a new name, outdoor cookware company Yoke Outdoors needed new branding to connect with its audience: forty-somethings who used to go camping with their families when they were kids. These folks now want to enjoy the nostalgia of cooking outdoors with their own families or friends.

To capture this sense of nostalgia, Studio MPLS was almost exclusively influenced by 1950s ephemera: oil cans, coffee cans, matchboxes, hand-painted signage, tools, advertisements, dishes, etc. Even the[Read More]

SCHERMER Announces New Agency Executive Leadership Team Appointments

by / September 28, 2022 /

Leading Minneapolis-Based B2B Agency Promotes Key Internal Staff
With a Keen Eye On Building the Next Generation of Creative & Agency Leaders

SCHERMER—a globally-focused B2B marketing agency - today announces the appointments of its new executive leadership team to align with its continued strategic growth and expanded client service offerings.

SCHERMER is a respected agency leader that has become recognize[Read More]