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We understand the complexities of today’s business. We know you need to communicate across many channels, to many different customers all over the world. We know how to work with you to bring employees together to rally around a brand and bring that brand to life in your market. We know how to simplify the core essence of who you are and create a common culture of brand experiences that ultimately build your business.
We connect brands to business with an unwavering focus on the customer. Economic value comes from emotional connection with a brand. When a brand creates preference, it speaks to people. It cuts through the noise, the email, the myriad of marketing messages and says: experience me. It makes people want to embrace it. It doesn’t matter if it is a product or a service, if it’s b2b or b2c or b2g...your brand still needs to pull, persuade and make people believe in it.
We pride ourselves on creating websites and applications that are creative, unique, and adaptable. All businesses are unique, so we believe all websites should be. Whether we are building a brochure website or a complex e-commerce application, we’ll learn your business to create a strategy that best serves you and your customers.
Using that strategy, we’ll create a blueprint of your site that demonstrates the user experience, followed by creating the site’s visual voice to define its look and feel. We will then use best coding practices and cutting edge technologies to create a platform that will scale with your business and provide you a flexible, efficient tool to manage your content and messaging.
Your website is your online brand which merits thought, strategy, and effort. We do it the right way and give your project the attention it deserves. Working with you we’ll create a website that is dynamic, informative, unique, and lasting.
We specialize in visual communications that capture the tone and spirit of your organization to attract your audience and ultimately improve your bottom line. Our strategic branding services include naming companies, products and services, as well as, developing timeless logos, tag lines and messaging.
Each project we tackle, large or small, is tailored to fit our client’s marketing objectives.
Award winning designs. Over 17 years in business. An exceptional and talented team. We have a lot to be proud of. But we are more excited about what we’ve helped our clients achieve.
We are an award-winning, Austin-based agency that knows how to navigate today’s rapidly changing environment with marketing as dynamic as the marketplace itself. We serve as a trusted partner and advisor to a wide array of organizations across multiple industries. A3 helps clients cut through the clutter with savvy campaigns that balance traditional media with cutting-edge digital capabilities.
Dee Dee Ritzinger
President & Creative Director
Dee Dee is our founder, president, and creative director. Known for her strategy and marketing prowess, she directs her team to create successful award-winning print and online campaigns for our clients. When she's not hiking 14,000 ft. mountains, she enjoys art, road cycling, and running with our Aussie office greeters, Joules and Jacques.
Dee Dee is a board director for Austin Smiles and past member of Austin Advertising Federation and Entrepreneur’s Organization. Dee Dee holds a BFA in Design and Communications from Texas State University and a marketing certification from the McCombs School of Business at UT.
Senior Vice President, Managing Director
Glen’s renown as a pioneer in digital and multi-media strategy and storytelling is matched only by his impressive resume. He was Executive Creative Director at Modem Media, AKQA and T3 here in Austin; CD North America for Y&R Brands and Sr.VP at GSD&M. His client list includes: Microsoft, Visa, Expedia, Xbox, Coca-Cola, Nike, Dell, PlayStation, Mattel, and JP Morgan Chase. Glen has a passion for helping build collaborative cultures, which have won most of the biggest awards in our industry. A San Francisco native, he went to film school and had a punk band before being bitten by the technology bug. He now calls Austin home where he enjoys music, gaming, his four-legged “kids”, and the San Francisco 49ers.
Gaby is positively authentic; from the way she likes her Mexican food to every one of her extraordinary designs. She is A3’s longtime icon builder. As our art director, Gaby transforms our client’s businesses from local favorites to the best in the Nation with her exceptional direction.
Gaby received her BFA in Communication Design from Texas State University and has won numerous awards from industry standard-bearers such as Graphis, LogoLounge, and others. She is also a world traveler, painter, screen printer and Single Mom-extroidinaire.
When Christian isn’t busy remodeling his house or hot-dogging it on his snowboard, he is A3’s trail-blazing web developer. Christian heads up all things centered around the web.
He fights hard for his client’s vision on the backend. This guy can turn any website into the mother of all websites with his masterful front and back-end coding, programming, and interfacing skills.
Christian received his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the University of Nevada, Reno.
Brittany coordinates and tracks the progress of every project that comes through A3's door. She has over 8 years of diversified marketing and advertising experience developing and implementing creative strategies to increase efficiency, drive brand awareness, and boost profitability.
Southern California born and raised, Brittany holds a Bachelors Degree in Communication Studies from Azusa Pacific. She is a crossfit loving Yogi who enjoys zipping around on her longboard, shopping, cooking dining out, dancing and live music
Stacey is driven by her belief that creative potential exists in each person and every situation. She has over 20 years of experience as a writer, producer, project manager, innovative thinker, and photographer. She loves collaboration and has connected people, dots and ideas in a myriad of public and professional settings.
A native of San Francisco, Stacey came to Austin to attend the University of Texas and never left. Besides Austin's diversity and creative juice, she loves art, film, yoga, Barton Springs and traveling to far-flung places. She serves on the boards of Austin Art Alliance Pecha Kucha, and Community TechKnowledge Software.
Lily graduated Magna Cum Laude from Texas State University in Communication Design. She honed her skills by interning at Ilfusion and Blackboard Co. before coming to A3. We love her wholistic artful sensibilities which allows her to create beautiful graphic designs while simultaneously navagating complex back-end development.
The only child of a high-powered businesswoman and a buddhist philosopher, Lily is also an accomplished painter (see Darwin - oil on canvas). She enjoys reading, travel, and the love of her cats, Barney and Gigi.
Cici is A3’s energetic and uber organized Studio Manager. She comes to us with over 25 years of management in creative settings. Her ability to juggle multiple projects while coordinating meetings, handling finances, and ensuring everyone else gets their needs met,continues to blow us away. She also has the most contagious laugh in Austin.
When Cici’s not taking care of business at A3, she’s communing with animals and nature, working in her home garden shop or flying off to Santa Fe to revel in the high dessert landscape, indigenous food, and stunning art that she loves so much.
A3 was founded in 1996 by our President and Creative Director, Dee Dee Ritzinger. Our offices are in downtown Austin.
Our core team is comprised of marketing strategists, branding experts, graphic designers, and programmers.
Junior Front End Developer
A3 Creative offers a fun, vibrant work environment in downtown Austin. You will have the opportunity to learn and grow your skill-set, while making a real contribution to a rapidly expanding agency.
The Junior Front End Developer is a unique position that requires many hats. On a typical day, our Front End Developer could be developing HTML and CSS for a mobile website. The next day, you may be updating a website in Expression Engine, our content management system. Because our web team is a specialized group of three, the Front End Developer must be able to step into many different roles and help out where they can.
To apply, please send your resume and portfolio (both are required) to firstname.lastname@example.org.×
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A3 never shares our clients' personal information with outside parties. We do not sell, rent or disclose your personal data. It's as simple as that.
A3 only collects information you provide and contacts individuals who you request to be contacted.