Worked with big agencies in the past? We've been there. Small design firms, done that, too. Ted's success has been to build on the account structure found at our larger competitors while focusing on the creative priority of your communication. That means your creative work and your client service needs receive equal attention. In other words, you get the talent and experience of the big agencies with the warmth, attention, and efficiency we deliver.
Deb Holmpartner / account services
Top agency veteran. Business mind. Wine enthusiast. Hoosier Alum.Debbie began her career selling advertising space for Advertising Age magazine which led to account service work at Frankel & Company (now Arc Worldwide/Leo Burnett). Her focus was on Adult and Youth marketing initiatives for the McDonald’s Corporation. She left Happy Meals behind and in 1995 founded ted studios with Catherine Jacobi.
Today, Debbie is your partner in strategy and account services.
Catherine Jacobipartner / creative services
Artist/Designer. DIY fiend.
Habitual student. BBC addict.
Prior to starting ted studios, Catherine was a Creative Director at Magnani and Associates Advertising where she headed up several accounts including Schwinn Bicycles Sunbeam/Oster and National-Louis University. Catherine earned her BFA from Drake University and her MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art.
Catherine is your source in the development and creative process.
Susan Machucadesigner / production services
Illustrator. Mother of teenagers.
Pop culture savant.
Susan is your key to implementation and what's where and when.
tedfounding partner / good dog emeritas