Helping You Make the World a Better Place.

Compelling creative solutions for those who want brand clarity and growth (among other things).

Who I Work With.

We all know good working relationships generate the best outcomes.
As a committed collaborator, I love providing compelling solutions for:

EDUCATION

Knowledge is the most important thing shared with others, creating sustainable, diverse communities of learning are what you strive for. I work to uphold your brand spirit and keep your brand voice clear and inclusive to attract and retain students for generations to come.

ENVIRONMENT (Non-Profits)

Making the world a better, cleaner, resilient place is a huge mission for environmental non-profits. I’ll keep your branding + messaging clear and consistent to work towards achieving your mission, grow awareness for your cause and win the hearts and minds of supporters and advocates.

ENVIRONMENT (For-Profit)

Your mission is one of social responsibility, keeping projects and operations in tune with the environment. I can turn your story into one that resonates + connects with your market and stakeholders, builds awareness and affinity for your brand, all the good seeds that help grow your business.

But at the end of the day…

You want someone who actively listens to what you need and can offer effective solutions. You want someone who wants to dive into understanding your subject matter on multiple levels. You want someone who will be there consistently during and even after a project has been completed. You just want things to work better without breaking budgets. Oh, and having someone who is fun to work with would be nice, too. I get it. Let’s talk.

I also love collaborating with like-minded marketing strategies and project managers…

Who wants to work with a designer who does WAY MORE than making pixels look pretty. That would be me. Let’s talk.

Educational Clients

Assistance League® Minneapolis/St. Paul Chapter
Kaleidoscope Charter School *
Minnesota School Boards Association *
The Mars Generation

* Client projects in creative collaboration with MP&G Marketing Solutions

Environmental Clients

Blue Thumb — Planting for Clean Water® *
Metro Blooms *
Minnesota Department of Natural Resouces *

* Client projects in creative collaboration with MP&G Marketing Solutions

Over 22 years of experience has given me a wealth of knowledge across industries. Here is a select list of clients I’ve had the pleasure of working with:

Home Improvement

Clean Sweep Organizing (woman-owned)
Indicia Interior Design & Furnishings (woman-owned)
Prairie Home Builders
Xtreme Exteriors, Inc. N.A.

Other Markets & Industries:

Bracketron, Inc. (manufacturing)
Carlson Companies (incentives)
DecoPac (cake and pastry celebrations)
Martin/Bastian Productions (business theatre)

Faith-Based

Synod of Lakes and Prairies
Trinity Lutheran Congregation

Health & Wellness

CHIPSA Immunological Medical Center
Lifespan Chiropractic
Medtronic
Shen Men Healing Arts

Financial

Northwest Airlines Federal Credit Union
Ready Credit Corporation
St. Paul Postal Credit Union
US Bank

Non-Profits

Cammack Marshall Fund for Children
Madison Claire Foundation
Minnesota Women in Marketing & Communications
Professional Editors Network (PEN)

Women-Owned Businesses

Elizabeth Child & Company
Ellen Shriner Communications
EvenChecks & Balances, LLC
Inprela PR
Kane Consulting
MP&G Marketing Solutions
SocialNicole, LLC

Supporting Dreams

Grand Ciel Design allocates a percentage of time and talent annually to The Mars Generation, a local non-profit with a global reach that supports and encourages young women and girls to “Dream Big, Act Big and Inspire Others” in their pursuit of STEAM
careers and in space exploration.

Increase your brand’s awareness. Join my roster of happy clients.