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Who We Are

We're a design studio who thrives on serving our clients, which means we're not interested in stealing the spotlight. We work beneath the cloke to promote your products and services to keep your brand competitive and consistent.

The Dynamic Duo Beneath The Cloke

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Joshua Doty

Founder & Brand Developer

As the Founder & Brand Developer at Clokendagger, Josh oversees the creative and strategic direction of the company. With over ten years of experience in the design industry, Josh builds brand strategies and executes creative graphic design that helps clients stay competitive, relevant, and impactful.

Throughout his travels, Josh has collaborated with digital marketing agencies and creative influencers, including Brandography, Corning Museum of Glass, East Shore Marketing, and DPM Solutions, as a professional graphic designer and consultant.

He received his BFA from Rochester Institute of Technology in Graphic Design, including a Minor in Advertising, and continues to educate himself on industry news and design trends.

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Olivia Viterna

Content Writer & Strategist

Writer, editor, and content marketing expert, Olivia is a creative storyteller who believes the power behind a brand's messaging relies on clear, concise, and consistent copy. From pillar articles and optimized web copy to display ads, and email campaigns, Olivia has the SEO tools, resources, and experience to help you tell a compelling brand story that inspires engagement.

Olivia works in content marketing at Brandography and has vast experience in copywriting and copy editing for organizations that include The Strong Museum of Play.

She is a published writer and received her master's degree from The College at Brockport, State University of New York in English Literature with concentrations in linguistics and grammar.

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Culture Keeper

Born in Kentucky and moved up north to Minnesota, Banner already has some extensive traveling under his collar. His bright personality keeps the office culture fresh and optimistic. He enjoys playing fetch, eating, and watching golf.

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Where It All Started

Launched in 2016, our journey began in Upstate New York, where we helped businesses and entrepreneurs create unique brand stories with professional graphic design. As our services expanded, so did our hunger for new adventures and a wider pool of businesses looking for sophisticated branding.

We decided to hitch a trailer to our car and head west toward the Twin Cities, where we now reside in the wonderfully historic, always charming, Lowertown Saint Paul, Minnesota. Today, our graphic design studio specializes in business branding, print and web design, content marketing, and more.

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