We are Grand Studio

Grand Studio is a strategic design firm—home to talented thinkers and makers who collaborate around digital and operational design. Together, we take on complex challenges to build clearer paths and tools for success.

Assembled to achieve

Headquartered in Chicago, we go above and beyond to help organizations, their people, and their customers succeed globally through a mastery of design thinking. It all starts with bringing the right people and perspectives together around defining what that delivery ultimately means and how to overcome the hurdles in between.

Meet our team

Our people and their individual respect for others are what make Grand Studio such an incredible epicenter for effective and collaborative output. Simply put, we work well together—all driven by a shared desire to see each other and our partners grow, improve, and excel.

Alexis Vasquez

Senior Designer

Andrew Gold

Chief Experience Officer

Brian Ferdman

Head of Business Development

David Roth

Lead Designer

Diana Deibel

Chief Design Officer

Dolly Vu

Lead Designer

Elyse Karsten


Gini Rhodes

Senior Designer

Ignacio Martinez

Lead Designer

Josh Lucas-Falk


Joyce Kang

Senior Designer

Katie Palmer

Director of People

Megan Sanders

Lead Designer

Nick Dauchot

Senior Designer

Randy Barias

Senior Designer

Seulgee Lee

Senior Designer

Rachel Haines


Tarah Knaresboro


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We’re hiring.

At Grand Studio, we’re driven by our passion to explore the ambiguous and we challenge ourselves everyday to create meaningful experiences.

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