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Sharing stories. Making waves.

You can just about hear the surf from our studio door, except it’s usually drowned out by a killer playlist. Based in salty Cape Cod and brainy Cambridge, Vervaine Design is a boutique creative agency that blends strategy, story, and design to create engaging customer experiences for evolving brands.

If you’re ready for some fresh brand thinking led by a team of passionate problem-solvers, let's connect. 

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Roxanne Hanna, Merida

“Vervaine’s expertise, creativity, and agility help us address challenges and pursue timely opportunities.”

Alison left the madmen agency life in 2002 to found Vervaine. As Interactive Director at PJA Advertising, she cultivated a rigorous approach to managing complex web projects while building cross-disciplinary teams. Alison holds a BFA in Graphic Design from the New England School of Art and Design and is a member of the AIGA.

founder & creative director

Alison Parker

Alison left the madmen agency life in 2002 to found Vervaine. As Interactive Director at PJA Advertising, she cultivated a rigorous approach to managing complex web projects while building cross-disciplinary teams. Alison holds a BFA in Graphic Design from the New England School of Art and Design and is a member of the AIGA.

Writer, strategist, and hack mixologist, Joe reads between the lines to help clients evolve authentic stories that connect effectively with target audiences. He has created multichannel campaigns and strategic content for leading consumer brands and visionary non-profits alike. Before taglines invaded his dreams, he produced educational content for PBS.

brand director

Joe Fox

Writer, strategist, and hack mixologist, Joe reads between the lines to help clients evolve authentic stories that connect effectively with target audiences. He has created multichannel campaigns and strategic content for leading consumer brands and visionary non-profits alike. Before taglines invaded his dreams, he produced educational content for PBS.

Vervaine has a left brain, and its name is Diana Sanders. Diana is in her element translating complex information into dazzling infographics. She joined Vervaine in 2006, armed with a protractor and a B.S. in Studio Art and Art History from Skidmore College. She’s addicted to fashion blogs, and even when she’s conferencing from her studio in Newport, we’re pretty sure she’s not wearing flip-flops.

art director

Diana Sanders

Vervaine has a left brain, and its name is Diana Sanders. Diana is in her element translating complex information into dazzling infographics. She joined Vervaine in 2006, armed with a protractor and a B.S. in Studio Art and Art History from Skidmore College. She’s addicted to fashion blogs, and even when she’s conferencing from her studio in Newport, we’re pretty sure she’s not wearing flip-flops.

Claire developed an eye for color and form at Rodale Publishing, bringing brand experiences to life on and off the pages of its glossy magazines. She graduated Cum Laude from Lehigh University with a B.A. in design. Her talent and athletic juggling skills help us keep projects on track and creative on brand.

designer

Claire Woodward

Claire developed an eye for color and form at Rodale Publishing, bringing brand experiences to life on and off the pages of its glossy magazines. She graduated Cum Laude from Lehigh University with a B.A. in design. Her talent and athletic juggling skills help us keep projects on track and creative on brand.

selected clients

  • Arbor Networks
  • athenahealth
  • Cape Cod Foundation
  • Cisco Brewers
  • Community Development Partnership
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Indigo Agriculture
  • Institute for Healthcare Improvement
  • Lawrence Lynch Corp.
  • Merida
  • Nantucket Vineyard
  • Pain D'Avignon
  • Panera Bread
  • Pew Environment Group
  • Polhemus Savery DaSilva Architects Builders
  • SVF Foundation
  • Veracode
  • Zudy
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