40 under 40

This 40 Under 40 branding was used throughout the special publication and at an event to celebrate our honorees. Our 2015 theme was “animal instinct” and the honorees were asked to play along in their photo shoot. Each subject was shot

To test or not to test?

This was a fun package to put together in collaboration with our researcher, Tim Sandoval. It won best of show, feature page design in MDDC’s 2015 competition, beating out pages from The Washington Post and The Baltimore Sun.

Best Places to Work

Our “beyond the beer fridge” theme was carried through the publication with custom beer bottles for each category, along with bottle cap “ribbons” and icons.  The cover was photoshopped from this original photo, shot  by Jaclyn Borowski on location at Planit.


It helps to work across the street from the McCormick World of Flavors store. I created this spicy mess in the studio and shot it, along with the bottle of chipotle sea salt. The elements were then integrated with the

The hardest-working man in Maryland booze

Assembled with a photo by staff photographer Jaclyn Borowski.