Small firm, big ideas, solid execution
GKD is a committed group of creative pros dedicated to the business of using well crafted design (both online and off) as a strategic business tool. We work with clients to help them rule their category, establish a foothold in new markets, keep customers happy, and sell more products and services. Each of us on the GKD team brings unique skills to every project: strategic thinking, copywriting, design, database development, web development and project management. We’ve got big ideas and all the resources necessary to turn them into reality.
Meet the G and the K
Susan thrives on working with businesses to solve their marketing challenges through smart, creative solutions. She wears many hats: lead designer, project manager, researcher, budget wrangler, and client go-to. She enjoys working with both large and small clients in a diverse mix of industries and has delivered projects ranging from major product launches to brand overhauls. Her successful career has included substantial work for companies in technology, B to B, consumer brands and financial services. Her passion is marketing, content, and all things design, and it shows in her work. An avid reader, Susan loves bringing copy and design together. When not working, Susan is all about being a mom, cooking, gardening, and getting out on her bike as much as possible.
Lance is a measure twice and cut once professional who loves to solve complicated print production and packaging puzzles. He enjoys putting this expertise together for clients, vendors and the GKD team. His deep experience working on prototypes through fulfillment has resulted in packaging that comes off the assembly line as designed. This ability to solve big challenges while managing details enables him to deliver projects spanning print, web and advertising. Lance’s attention to pixel perfect detail can be seen in his work for Bear & Wolf Salmon, Orijinz and SAFE Boats. His exceptional project management skills has served him well on projects for Microsoft, Real Networks and Drugstore.com. Outside of work, Lance is a retired soccer dad who is now a die-hard Sounders fan.