We are an innovation and storytelling company.
We are a collective of entrepreneurs, designers, academics and researchers combining a disciplined approach to unlocking innovation with the principles of creative storytelling to drive lasting impact.
Our clients are leading organizations spanning for-profit, NGO, and government sectors around the globe. We work across industries: consumer goods and foods, education, environment and climate, health and wellness, human rights and civic engagement, technology, travel, and venture capital / private equity.
Let’s reimagine the future and bring new ideas to life. Let’s get to work.
INSIGHT + INNOVATION
We work with you to define opportunities and bring ideas to life. By understanding your context and audiences, we uncover the insights that will inform a roadmap for bringing innovative solutions to market.
Capabilities: User Research, Landscape and Market Analysis, Go-to-Market Strategy, Business Model Design, Ecosystem Innovation, Product and Service Innovation, User Testing
STORYTELLING + EXPERIENCE
We believe stories and experiences have the power to bring people together and inspire them to see the world and your organization differently.
Capabilities: Brand Strategy, Visual Identity and Brand Messaging, Marketing and Communications Strategy, Integrated Campaigns, Digital Design (UX/UI) and Development, Video
LEARNING + ENGAGEMENT
We specialize in expanding people’s capacity to continuously improve. We create tools and learning experiences to equip people to think in new ways, take action, and engage in new ways.
Capabilities: Learner Engagement, Learning Experience Design, Course and Content Creation, Corporate L+D and Exec Ed Trainings and Workshops
AMPLIFY is an innovation engine for organizations to effectively use their dollars to go-to-market and take advantage of immediate opportunities and test assumptions. The insights and outcomes are immediately actionable in the market and designed to lay the foundation for your organization’s future success.
To see the way forward, we start by taking a close look at the context for your audiences, organization and market. We look between the lines, below the surface, and in the cracks to find the insights that will create the best opportunity for you.
Armed with core truths, counterintuitions and uncovered insights, we work together to explore the most effective, strategic directions for your needs. We think big in this phase, but also hone in on the most promising opportunity you can make real in the near term.
It’s not enough to dream big and explore. We like to ground ourselves in reality. We partner with you to map out a strategy for the road ahead and create the right mix of execution and improvisation to ensure a successful launch.
Everything we create together is meant to be tested and refined. We’ll learn a lot after we launch, and together we’ll confirm some of our assumptions while we revise others. This is essential as we look to build the best possible future for your organization.