OUR STORY

 

We’re a curious bunch. Talented, nimble designers, writers, strategists, techies and account folks, all driven by an insatiable need to produce exceptional work. For almost 30 years, we’ve been asking the right questions, pushing the boundaries, and developing branding strategies that work.

 

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Cleaning supplies, auto parts, hand lotions – we’ve done it all. With our diverse background, nothing is off-limits.

We can’t get enough of food and beverage projects. Our robust appetite for the food industry is as relentless as it is insatiable.

Whether it’s advertising outdoor equipment or promoting the arts, our talented team can bring your project to life.

We happily roll up our sleeves when it comes to commercial and industrial products and services. Hand us the wrench.

“If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses.”
-Henry Ford

OUR WORK

 

Known for its collaborative approach, rigorous Midwestern work ethic and loyal client base, Culver is absolutely dedicated to client satisfaction. We begin with a thorough understanding of the business and its needs, so our goals are aligned from the get-go.

Then, we get to work. Culver offers many talents – ranging from branding to design to packaging – and we all dip into the project together. Our diverse set of skills and creative vision help us to approach each need at every angle – ensuring that there are no unfortunate surprises down the road. Fun surprises, however, are always around the corner.

 

OUR FUNDAMENTALS

We start with the branding basics, building a solid foundation for all that follows.

Innovation

Our experienced team understands how to develop new product concepts and design stimulus that scores well and succeeds in testing.

Strategy

Our mix of branding insight and wisdom helps us deliver results-driven brand strategy that engages the consumer and builds the brand.

Branding Workshops

We have a full, collaborative program that involves your entire team in developing a complete brand definition and standards guide. We also design and facilitate targeted ideation events.

LET’S CONNECT

Our office is located in the heart of Milwaukee at 205 W Highland Ave. Suite 202.  Get directions

CAREERS

We are always looking for amazing talent.  If you do not see a posting below that matches your skill set but would like to introduce yourself, please contact careers@culverbd.com

Culver is a dynamic, fast-paced branding and design agency working with many clients across many industries both nationally and internationally. Our culture is to “hunt as a pack” and we all eagerly dive in and work together as a delightfully semi-dysfunctional family. Our workload is highly varied, and quite interesting, frequently providing the opportunity to work simultaneously on a myriad of assignments. Our workplace is relaxed yet intense, and we value people with self-motivation, common sense, a sense of humor and a can-do attitude.

Our services include product and brand innovation, brand development and identity design, package design, point-of-sale and merchandising development, as well as a full range of brand support, including advertising (traditional and digital), promotions, sales materials and digital media.

We’re seeking someone with great people skills, impeccable attention to detail, insanely organized, an engaging personality, an intrepid spirit and a can-do attitude who is interested in helping us develop and grow client relationships. We enjoy amazing retention both inside the office and with the clients we serve, so this person must also deeply believe that building lasting friendships is the ultimate measure of success. We want someone who works well in a team, but also has a strong inner drive and a contagious energy level. We look for ingenuity, humor, intelligence, a positive attitude, Midwestern kindness, justified confidence and a dusting of humility.

Description

  • Manage day-to-day details of existing projects
  • Develop, build and foster both new and existing client relationships
  • Partner with the team to discuss and track projects as they progress, and identify and solve client needs before they are voiced
  • Proactively find ways to be valuable, useful and/or entertaining
  • Help with long- and short-term account planning
  • Write and prepare presentations, proposals, estimates and the occasional thank you note

Qualifications

  • Enjoy meeting new people, learning new businesses and being curious in general
  • Able to work on multiple projects simultaneously and adjust priorities to meet evolving deadlines
  • Be versed in the art of conversation, and be good company on business trips
  • Must work well in a team setting, be a good listener, and enjoy success as a group accomplishment
  • Must have a sense of humor, or at least fake it convincingly
  • Should have over five years of account service or project management
  • Copywriting skills a huge plus

Compensation & Benefits

Compensation and Benefits based on experience, attitude and potential. Our benefit package includes health insurance, 401k and a parking allowance.

Culver is a dynamic, fast-paced branding and design agency working with many clients across many industries both nationally and internationally. Our culture is to “hunt as a pack” and we all eagerly dive in and work together as a delightfully semi-dysfunctional family. Our workload is highly varied, and quite interesting, frequently providing the opportunity to work simultaneously on a myraid of assignments. Our workplace is relaxed yet intense, and we value people with self motivation, common sense, a sense of humor and a can-do attitude

Our services include product and brand innovation, brand development and identity design, package design, point-of-sale and merchandising development, as well as a full range of brand support, including advertising (traditional and digital), promotions, sales materials and digital media.

Summary:
We’re seeking someone with great instinct for design, who has a strong grasp of dielines, composition and layout, and who thrives on delivering the best creative possible. Additionally, Culver is seeking someone with a positive attitude, who takes direction, suggestion and constructive criticism well. We want someone who works well with a team and has the experience to help lead design teams as well as meeting individual design goals, who can work in a fast-paced, highly creative environment and someone who is always seeking to grow and learn as a creative partner.

       • Participate in brainstorming/concepting work sessions
       • Develop and execute design concepts across a wide range of applications
       • Design and concept for web/digital assignments
       • Partner with the team to discuss concepts as they progress, and identify and solve client needs before they are voiced
       • Proactively find ways to be valuable, useful and/or entertaining

Qualifications:
      • Minimum of five years of experience as a Graphic Designer
      • Previous experience in package design is preferred but not required
      • A portfolio that demonstrates successful design processes, attention to strategy, moderate literacy, and a passion for creativity
      • Keen attention to detail with the ability to produce accurate files for press
      • Must be able to turn around projects quickly and accurately in a fast-paced environment
      • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and adjust priorities to meet evolving deadlines
      • Must work well in a team setting, be a good listener, and enjoy success as a group accomplishment
      • Must have a sense of humor, or at least fake it convincingly
      • Proficient knowledge of Creative Suite: Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop

Fortunately, we’re also surrounded by some of our favorite hang-out spots.
Über Tap Room & Cheese Bar

Enjoy a round or two.

Brick 3 Pizza

New York style pizza. Try the bbq chicken & bacon.

Vagabond Milwaukee

Retro + Tacos + Hipsters.

BMO Harris Bradley Center

Great national entertainment.