Our Partners

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Partners from Edition 2

Butchershop

Butchershop™ is an independent, award-winning creative agency specialized in deep discovery, brand strategy, culture, design, content and digital experiences. They help companies change trajectories, invent new ideas, evolve and grow up. They believe every company has two audiences — their internal culture and external customer. They find ways to help companies create thoughtful and desired brand experiences.

butchershop.co

Character

Founded in 1999, Character is a San Francisco-based, branding and design agency with a passion for launching, rejuvenating and propelling brands. Their goal is to create lasting and meaningful relationships between their client's brand and their audience through distinct brand experiences. They believe there isn’t a one-size-fits-all formula for success. From startups just finding their feet, to established companies with decades of brand history, they shape their team and process around each client. Each assignment is unique, and should be measured against an individual set of objectives.

character.co

Gretel

Gretel creates clarity. Clarity of purpose and clarity of communication through insightful strategy and memorable design. They believe that the most interesting work happens at the intersection of opposing forces. Old/new, high/low, masculine/feminine, order/chaos, organic/inorganic. Their process follows suit: a tension of intellect and intuition.

gretelny.com

Koto

Koto makes things come alive. They believe any brand can look good. But in today’s crowded market only those that can make – and keep – a real connection with customers will truly thrive. This is what they deliver for the brands that they work with. They were founded on the belief that good design and powerful ideas can create a lasting emotional experience between a brand and its audiences. And they're here to do just that.

koto.studio

Listen

Listen invests in ambitious entrepreneurs who challenge traditional thinking and are passionate about re-imagining the experience of a category. They activate their idea with a diverse team of thinkers, advisors and creators—adding value beyond capital. They partner with their portfolio companies to define their most compelling truths. And use them to create brands that can disrupt categories with purpose and cultural relevance.

listen.co

Prophet

Prophet is a consultancy that helps their clients unlock uncommon growth in the face of disruption. They believe unprecedented levels of change and disruption require new thinking and transformative approaches to growth. From purpose to product, brand to experience, customers to operations, they bring the insight, rigor and expertise needed to both uncover and realize transformative opportunities.

prophet.com

W2O

W2O is a healthcare-focused marketing communications firm driven by marketing science to give brands an unfair advantage. They believe you need to tell the most impactful story to your most high-value audiences. Their integrated approach evolved precisely to get that done: clear, concise, results-driven. They believe great people do great work. Not only have they won over 50 marketing awards, but they've been named Best Place to Work by MM&M, The Holmes Report, PR News, PRWeek, and AdAge.

w2ogroup.com

Partners from Edition 1

Butchershop

Butchershop™ is an independent, award-winning creative agency specialized in deep discovery, brand strategy, culture, design, content and digital experiences. They help companies change trajectories, invent new ideas, evolve and grow up. They believe every company has two audiences — their internal culture and external customer. They find ways to help companies create thoughtful and desired brand experiences.

butchershop.co

COLLINS

We are COLLINS. An independent, brand experience design company. We design products, environments and communications that transform brands, drive business and improve people’s lives. We do it by putting imagination at the center of everything we do. To craft bold, unforgettable worlds. To weave the pragmatic with the poetic. To break with the mundane and pursue the extraordinary.

wearecollins.com

Made Thought

Made Thought is one of the UK's most respected design and branding studios developing identities, communications, products and packaging for progressive brands and people looking to rise above their peers and engage the world. Their belief is that design shouldn't be just beautiful but should drive behaviour and that in today's world this thought must be at the heart of all considerations for any ambitious brand.

madethought.com

Base

Base Design is a high-end branding agency with offices in NYC, Brussels and Geneva. They work on developing brand identities and communications strategies through a broad and talented team of 50+ people specialized in strategy, art direction, graphic design, film & audiovisuals, web & digital design, interactive design and more. They specialize “in not specializing"​.

basedesign.com

Parkside

Parkside is one of Austria’s leading interactive development studios. Founded in 2007, Parkside specializes in the creative application of strategy, design as well as technology and generates state of the art solutions from a multidisciplinary approach. They offer solid innovation that combines online strategy, web and mobile development, e-commerce and visual communication.

parkside.at

Re

Change is a constant. Of equal opportunity and threat. People, society, technology and their own expectations are in flux. They create brands and experiences ahead of the speed of change. Keeping businesses, brands and people in-tune. Their brands and experiences are living entities adaptive to change. They create a brand that moves at the speed of culture.

re.agency

Our friends

AUFI

AUFI is based on an unparalleled understanding of its agencies. Once They get to know you and your needs, AUFI’s task is to unearth a shortlist of agencies that best fit the bill — often ones you might not expect.

aufi.com

Factry

Factry is a school of creative sciences that forges creative minds capable of finding innovative solutions to contemporary problems.

factry.ca

SFDW

San Francisco Design Week is an essential week-long regional festival that showcases the unique intersection of ideas, design, business & entrepreneurism that makes the Bay Area the birthplace of the future. The Future Started Here.

sfdesignweek.org