About

Branding, Design & Strategy

Listening well is an art. At Peter Hill Design, we listen first – to the market, to the customers, and naturally, to our clients. We spell out the brand story by defining and enhancing what is unique. Then, we add our vision to create a vibrant, compelling brand. A brand that can’t be ignored. From the beginning , we ensure that your brand will be visible, easy to find, and most importantly, memorable. We actively bring brands to the marketplace, opening the brand to engagement and long-term value.

Original Thinking Original Execution

The market is hungry for original ideas. Original thinking leads to original execution, setting our client work apart. We start with central questions to understand the core meaning of what we will create. Each project benefits from our combination of broad experience, strategic thinking and creativity. Our work includes branding, website design and development, sales collateral, advertising campaigns, product launches, and direct marketing. Our experience includes business-to-business and professional service markets as well as consumer marketing and retail.

Collaborative & Flexible Partner

Our clients are a key part of the creative process and we work together towards achieving strategic and tactical marketing goals, based on specific, agreed-upon objectives. Our core values reflect the ability to adapt; we use this approach towards account management. Our top priority is to work successfully and seamlessly with your internal team. In fact, most clients look to us as their add-on marketing staff. We’re committed to getting the job done right. You have our dedicated resources – no matter what it takes to get a job done.

Recent Recognition

In the past four years, the firm has won 20 national awards from Graphic Design USA (GDUSA) for outstanding work. Peter Hill Design has also been a finalist for two consecutive years in a national holiday animated card competition for the legal community, and has been the only finalist from Minnesota. In 2014, HOW International Design Awards selected Peter Hill Design’s work for Open Arms MN as a Merit winner. In 2015, Megan Junius was named a Women in Business honoree by the Minneapolis - St. Paul Business Journal.
 

 

 

Commitment to Community

Our roots are in Minneapolis – the North Loop to be exact – and we are proud to hail from such a vibrant and creative community. This is also a community that gives back and as a small firm, we take pride in our ability to to work with various non-profits and offer a portion of our services as pro bono. We support various local nonprofits and arts organizations such as the Mill City Summer Opera, Open Arms of MN, JazzMN, American Cancer Society, and Youth Performance Company. In addition, over $100,000 has been raised in the past 5 years at the annual Peter Hill Foundation Golf Tournament, which supports the Evans Scholars Foundation and honors Peter Hill’s memory.

Firm History

Founded in 1994, the agency has more than 20 years of experience building valuable brands, developing successful advertising campaigns and driving customers to take action using traditional channels and new technologies. Founder Peter Hill grew the agency to include a national client roster and award winning creative work. Peter recruited a team of talented designers who helped develop the firm’s reputation for excellence in branding, packaging and web design. In December 2010, Peter sold Peter Hill Design to long-time employee and art director, Megan Junius. Peter lost his battle with bladder cancer January 7, 2011. His spirit and courage inspired everyone around him, and the firm carries on his legacy today.