Team

Blake Welch, Principal

Meet Blake Welch. Blake has over 25 years of design and communications experience under his belt. He’s held positions with a wide range of firms in the industry, from advertising and design agencies to Better Homes & Gardens magazine.

Blake graduated from Colorado State University where he continues to teach design as a guest lecturer in his rare free time. His work has been widely praised and was even featured in the national design magazine of the People’s Republic of China.

Blake does not hide his love for hosting and entertaining. He will find any reason to organize get-togethers. And we encourage him to do so. His scones deserve serious attention.
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Jill Hodges, Creative Director

Jill has been finding adventure in design since 1999 when she began her career as senior designer for Modern Bride Magazine.  Throughout her career she has focused on identity work for brands that span such products as OxiClean, Pura Vida, the Denver Broncos, and the Butterfly Pavilion among many others.

Demonstrating her talent beyond print, Jill also designed the 2008 graphic-fashion apparel for Crocs – Men’s, Women’s and Children’s clothing lines. During her two years with WCG she has become our “Brand Master” in the naming, branding and business development sector.
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Sam Ponce, Senior Designer

Sam’s career began in Southern California (design central for some of the country’s most celebrated advertising and marketing agencies), before bringing him to Denver.

Along with innovative design skills, Sam prides himself on superior customer service, welcoming shared ideas and collaboration to create products that drive demand. Through more than 10 years of creative collaboration in print, web and multimedia, Sam has helped regional, national and international clients build their brand identity and institute integrated marketing programs.

As a part-time graphic design instructor, Sam also shares a wealth of experience with budding designers at Metro State College of Denver.
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Cassel McWaters, Director Client Services/Project Management

With more than 14 years of account management experience in advertising and marketing, Cassel is one of those people who seems to anticipate client needs and wants before they do. Above all else she prides herself on understanding the clients’ business and developing strong and lasting client relationships, which helps her develop the best fitting solutions for her client base.

Formerly with Lexis Nexis and Martindale Hubbell she has an extensive background in internet advertising and print media.
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Kaylee Fedel, Designer

Kaylee is a recent graduate of the Colorado State University School of Graphic Design. Her expertise is vast in spite of her short tenure. She has held numerous design positions during her years in design school including photo assistant with a well-known photographer and web-developer for numerous start-up and established Colorado companies.

She is an expert in Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign and is our on-site web guru.
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