Meet Our Team
Meet Our Team
WHO WE ARE
We are big picture people who sweat the details. We are immigrants & third culture kids & everyone else. We have crazy high standards. We celebrate beauty & possibility in all that we do. We believe that behind every great brand is great design. We don’t fear change, because we are the change. We’re here to build something extraordinary. We are Jd&co.
After graduating from The Cooper Union School of Art, Dakyung worked at AR New York and Ogilvy & Mather. She helped lead advertising campaigns and brand development for a variety of clients including American Express and Banana Republic. Using her agency experience as a springboard, Dakyung led many design projects while on the in-house creative team at Chipotle. In 2014, she co-founded Jd&co. Design. Dakyung is a multidisciplinary designer with a passion in illustration and typography.
JONG WOO SI
Graduating with a BFA and MFA in Graphic Design from the School of Visual Arts, Jong Woo honed his design skills at some of the most prestigious luxury and fashion graphic design agencies including AR New York, GB65, Me&Friends, and Ralph Lauren. He also collaborated with Stefan Sagmeister at Sagmeister Inc. to create the identity for Aishti luxury department store. Jong Woo has extensive experience in branding, working at world-renowned branding agencies such as Siegel+Gale and Wolff Olins. He has a passion for typography and editorial design.
Michelle graduated from The Cooper Union of Art and Type@Cooper. She is a passionate graphic designer, highly skilled in graphic design, packaging design, art direction, lettering, and typography. Michelle is a very communicative team player with an amazing can-do attitude. She recently led the seasonal holiday packaging design for Shake Shack.
Katie graduated with honors from the Pratt Institute with a BFA in Communication Design and a concentration in Advertising/Art Direction. With an eagle’s eye for brand identity design and an unbreakable optimism, she has built the digital and print groundwork for Booster Bricks.
Brin is a graduate of SVA. Whether it’s graphic design, marketing, or consulting, Brin tackles every project with the same amount of finesse and can-do attitude. She has a background in illustration, photo retouching, and brand identity.
A graduate of The Cooper Union School of Art, Elizabeth has lived many past lives from teaching for non-profit arts programs, working in museums in NYC, and hustling for a licensed consumer products company, working alongside companies such as Disney, Marvel, Nickelodeon, and Walmart. A natural problem solver with a creative mind, she is passionate about setting her team up for success, and doing it with compassion.
We’re also a network of seasoned freelancers.
We bring in designers & copywriters with just the right expertise for your project.