Harbach Lofts

  • Illustration
  • Design
  • Dev
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Making the early 1900's hip again

Learn how we helped fill this trendsetting urban loft project with an engaging website design and an uber-successful inbound marketing campaign, anchored by social media.

collection of screenshots from the Harbach project

Johnston Community Schools

  • Design
  • Dev
  • Strategy

Energizing a growing school district

See how we created a beautiful new web design for a growing metro Des Moines school district energizing the entire community.

collection of screenshots from the Johnston Schools project

Otten Johnson

  • Dev
  • Strategy
  • Video
  • More

A vibrant look for a Denver law firm

Most legal marketing is blah; not so, if you're working with us. Custom illustration, 6,000 dominoes and a declassified Russian spy satellite image produced dramatic results!

collection of screenshots from the Otten Johnson project
two men looking at a laptophands drawing on a whiteboardman and woman looking at whiteboardtwo men sitting on red chairs having a conversation

What's inside the box?

We're a web design and branding agency based in Des Moines.

We serve 100+ clients in 14 states from our Des Moines and Omaha offices. Stop by and you'll enjoy a few unexpected surprises, but for now, get a glimpse of our culture with some good website creeping.

Meet Us
House Rule #1
Help clients outsmart, not outspend
Our job is to help clients outsmart their competition. If we outsmart them, it’s not necessary to outspend them. No one should get more bang for the buck than our clients.
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House Rule #2
Eliminate risk of cost overruns
Creative work is subjective by nature. Keep working at it until the client loves it, and don’t charge for revisions. Help clients stick to their budgets.
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House Rule #3
Get people talking about our clients
Create work that gives people something irresistible to talk about. In a good way.
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House Rule #4
Aim for elation
Satisfied clients are one thing, but elated clients are our goal. Serve clients tirelessly and unselfishly. Make them want to thank us profusely.
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House Rule #5
Be completely transparent
Never hand a client an unpleasant surprise. Send no unexpected bills for stock photos, mileage or "studio materials" (whatever those are). Get written approval from clients on all change orders before doing the work and billing for it. Note that pleasant surprises are still allowed, even encouraged.
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House Rule #6
Raise the bar
Create work that dares the competition to keep up. Work that sets the standard. Challenge yourself. Expect more of yourself. Deliver excellence every time.
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House Rule #7
Let creative juices flow
Don't be afraid to explore, experiment and do something unprecedented. Most importantly, don't be afraid to fail. Learn from failures and avoid them in the future.
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House Rule #8
Tap wisdom and experience of clients
Remember that clients are the most insightful people in the room. Learn from them. Ask a lot of questions. Then, ask more.
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Tackle product, strategy, design – in that order
Don't put the cart before the horse. Take the time to assess the client's product or service and devise a strategy before the creative work gets underway.
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House Rule #10
Make it fun
Make working with us seriously fun for our clients. Be the highlight of each client's day... no, week... no, year!
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Working at Juicebox

Fulfilling work, sweet clients + a bunch of foodies in one mouthwatering package.

Current Openings
Day 2: Don’t forget the popcorn! We’re celebrating day two with a little movie magic! Join us for some Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindelwald action? Everyone took home a movie theater gift card! #12daysofChristmas
Day 1: You’re magical! Since everyone on our team creates magical work, we’ve conjured up a little Hogwarts magic for our theme this year. Day one is always the day everyone receives their bonus. With everyone sorted into their house (no Slytherin’s here), we’re in store for a host of magical surprises for the next 12 days! #12daysofchristmas
It's not Halloween yet, but we couldn't wait to have a spooky potluck and Centipede tournament. #frankenguac #ghostpepperchili #juicebox
Who wore it better? @suttononacornflake was rocking some sweet Hawaiian today and we couldn't help but think of another stylish creative genius. #weirdal #yankovic
It wouldn't be a Juicebox picnic without a group photo of the DSM crew #heritagecarousel #picnic
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