We believe in people, not egos

We are makers, not idealists

Our focus is substance, not style

We collaborate, not control

Clarke designs exceptional experiences that transform brands, drive business and improve people’s lives. Our work distills data, refines research, and clarifies heavy subjects.


Clarke team sharing s sweet snack in the studio

We pick practical solutions — ones that work in the real world — over creative fantasies any day.

  • Brand Identity Systems
  • Strategy Development
  • Brand Positioning
  • Brand Audit
  • Naming
  • Style Guides
  • Logos
  • Image Libraries
  • Illustration
  • Iconography
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  • Campaigns
  • Advertising
  • Editorial Design
  • Environmental Design
  • Packaging Design
  • Data Visualization
  • Infographics
  • Art Direction
  • Photography
  • Videography
  • Motion Graphics
  • Animation
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  • Digital Experience Strategy
  • UX & UI Design
  • Websites
  • App Interfaces
  • Email Advertising
  • Site Audits
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The design studio interior with a designer working at a desk and plants in the foreground

Good work starts with good people. We aim to be consistently constructive and transparent in everything we do.

Meet the team

  • Portrait of Michael Clarke, Clarke Founder

    Michael Clarke, CEO

    Partner, Creative Director

  • Portrait of AnnMari Shannahan, Clarke Partner

    AnnMari Shannahan

    Partner, Growth & Development

  • Portrait of Mimi Chau, Clarke Senior Designer

    Mimi Chau

    Senior Designer

  • Portrait of Kevin Braine, Clarke Designer

    Kevin Braine


  • Danny Caggiano

    Project Manager

  • Naomi Desai

    Intern, Northeastern University

  • Portrait of Marc Nakamura, Clarke Senior Designer

    Marc Nakamura

    Senior Designer

  • Richa Poddar


You want to partner with an agency that understand the “why” and “how” as much as the “what.” We get that.

Our clients’ industries run the gamut from blockchain to food rescue, to enterprise software – but we don’t pretend to know everything about every vertical. Instead, we ask questions, pay attention, and learn about your business so we can be the best partners possible.

Client Logo – amfar
Client Logo – Guerbet
Client Logo – Pearson
Client Logo – Weill Cornell Medicine

“Their creative designs are consistently outstanding, and the team is a joy to work with.”

Daniel Wellers,

Sr Analyst & Futures & Foresight Lead, SAP

“It is always a pleasure to partner with Clarke on projects. The clarity of their vision, their efficiency in project management, and the affability of their team makes every collaboration delightful.”

Mary Nittolo,

Founder + Creative Director, The Studio

“Clarke is making me look like a star.”

Eric Smith,

Marketing Manager for Medical Devices and Software, Guerbet

“I think the best part was their immersion process and how they internalized the work we did as an organization.”

David Bautista,

Chief Product & Tech Officer, Change Machine

“My team loves to work with Clarke because they know they can count on them to deliver great insight.”

Kieran N. Anderson,

Vice President & Group Publisher, Anderson Publishing, Ltd.