Our flexible model allows us to stay agile in a time of tight budgets and compressed timelines. At the same time, our size ensures you remain an active part of your project, not lost in the bureaucracy of a big box agency.
For every project, we start with our core Assembly and scale the team depending on need, drawing from a vetted network of proven talent. Our collective is comprised of people that have experience working with the world's biggest brands, and bring a level of expertise, insight and creativity to everything they do.
partner, Design Director
Lawrence is a published author and design director with experience that spans 15 years and a multitude of Fortune 500 brands. Lawrence’s resume includes the most innovative companies in the world, such as Google Creative Lab, Interbrand, Momentum Worldwide, Rokkan, Fahrenheit 212, BBH and StrawberryFrog. His work has been recognized by Creativity, Art Director’s Club, How Magazine, The New York Times and many more. As head of TWA, he oversees all creative output, as well as personally designing for key accounts.
partner, Managing Director
Jolene’s skills intersect visual design, advertising and technology. Her experience extends into retail design, product design, art installations, mobile applications and award winning advertising campaigns. Most recently, Jolene was a creative director at Arnold Worldwide, where she led global work for The Hershey Company. Her past brand experience includes: Urban Outfitters, MTV, American Express and IKEA. Her work has been recognized by Communication Arts, CMYK, Creative Review, The One Show and the Art Director’s Club. As head of TWA, she oversees the Assembly and key accounts.
A strategically minded integrated creative director with an art and design background, Jesse has worked on everything from candy to energy companies, banks to e-commerce. Past clients include Chase, The Wall Street Journal, Chevron, The Hershey’s Company, Deutsch Family Wine & Spirits, Squarespace.com, Crayola, Verizon, Disney and Fab.com. Resourceful, versatile and hands-on, from concept through execution. An occasional instructor at Pratt Institute, in his off-hours he escapes up mountains, into oceans and behind a camera.
User Experience Lead
Christine is a user experience designer whose work spans a wide range of platforms and experiences including native and mobile web apps, educational learning platforms, e-commerce, and game design. Her past agency experience includes Ogilvy & Mather, R/GA and Fantasy Interactive. She has worked with global clients such as Nike, IBM, IKEA and Harvard, and has also spent time on the product side, working at smaller tech startups like Venmo. As a leader in the Assembly, she oversees all user research and analysis, usability testing, information architecture, interaction design, and prototyping for clients.
Social Strategy Lead
Jenny is a social media creative with experience in every aspect of the constantly expanding social media landscape. Originally a copywriter, she got her start in social media at MTV News, where she increased the brand's Twitter following by 221k followers in less than a year with no media spend. Since then, she has taken on countless roles, including leading social campaign strategy, overseeing social ad buys and managing teams of community managers and social content developers. Currently, she oversees all social media efforts for IFC. As a leader in the Assembly, she manages all social campaigns and a group of community managers for clients.
Griffin is a web-developer and designer with a passion for beautiful and intuitive online experiences. He believes every moment of a user’s interaction with a website should be effortless and fun. Griffin has worked with clients ranging from large tech institutions like Yahoo! and Doctor.com, to Nobel laureates, theater festivals and boutique online retailers. As a leader in the Assembly, Griffin is involved in growing our technology capabilities and digital offerings.
Davina is a product designer who has a passion for working with startups. She has experience shipping products through UX Design, Interaction Design and Visual Design. She believes in the unity of design and technology and has worked with clients such as The Metropolitan Opera, Disney and Marvel. Most recently Davina led the design team at Thinkful—an education tech startup based in New York.