We are an independent strategy and brand experience design company.

We create communications, products, and environments that transform brands, drive business, and improve people’s lives.

We do it by putting imagination at the center of everything we do.

To weave the pragmatic with the poetic.

To build better futures.

To break with the mundane and pursue the extraordinary.


  • Brian Collins

    CCO & Founder

    Brian is Chief Creative Officer and Co-founder of COLLINS.

    For ten years prior to the founding of COLLINS, Brian was the Chairman and Chief Creative Officer of the brand and innovation division of Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide.

    Over his career, Brian and his team have won every major creative award. His work has been featured in The New York Times, Forbes, Creativity, Fortune, NBC News, ABC News and Fast Company, which named him an American Master of Design. Business Week named his flagship store for Hershey as a design “Wonder of the World.” His team’s design of Helios House in Los Angeles, the first gas station using environmentally sustainable principles, is included in The Cooper Hewitt National Museum of Design.

    Brian’s clients have included Airbnb, Coca-Cola, Facebook, The Ford Motor Company, Giorgio Armani, IBM, Jaguar​ Cars​, ​Instagram, ​Levi Strauss & Co., Mattel, Microsoft, Nike, Spotify, Target, Unilever, The Walt Disney Co., and The Guggenheim Museum.

    Brian was made a Distinguished Alumnus of the Massachusetts College of Art in 2004 and received an Honorary Doctorate from the Art Center College of Design in 2008. He was the first graphic designer invited to participate in the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. In 2013 he was invited to join the Worldwide Creative Council of Ogilvy & Mather, ​​the board which oversees the agency’s work globally.

    Brian has been a professor in the Graduate Program of the School of Visual Arts since 2001, and is a Director ​and Treasurer ​of The One Club for Creativity​, the world’s leading organization promoting excellence in design and advertising.

  • Karin Soukup

    Managing Partner, Brand Experience Design
  • Nick Ace

    Creative Director
  • Dashiell Alison

    Associate Strategy Director
  • Ian Aronson

    Business Director
  • Erik Berger Vaage

    Senior Designer
  • Jaime Boehner

    Business Manager
  • Megan Bowker

    Senior Designer
  • Katya Braxton

    Executive Assistant
  • Topher Burns

    Strategy Director
  • Ben Crick

    Creative Director
  • Michelle Fonseca

    Associate Business Director
  • Kirsten Harkonen

    Senior Producer
  • Jump Jirakaweekul

    Senior Designer
  • Cheryl Johnson

    Marketing & Development Associate
  • Sanuk Kim

  • Yocasta Lachapelle

    Director of Talent
  • Antonia Lazar

    Associate Business Director
  • Victoria Lewis

    Director of Finance
  • Louis Mikolay

    Associate Creative Director
  • Emily Morris

    Head of Client Services
  • Amir Ouki

    Director of Strategic Initiatives
  • Alison Pincus

    Business Director
  • Leo Porto

    Design Director
  • Mackenzie Pringle

    Associate Designer
  • Camille Sauve

  • Iqra Shahbaz

    Operations Manager
  • Courtney Shares

    Associate Business Operations Director
  • Angie Shih

  • Rebecca Smith

    Accounting Assistant
  • Michael Taylor

    Senior Designer
  • Victoria Thomas

    Business Director
  • Thomas Wilder

    Creative Director
  • Kris Wong

    Motion Director