Firebelly Design

Good Design for Good Reason

Firebelly is committed to cultivating connections between human beings and ideas, inspiring conscious thought and action. As early advocates for socially responsible design, we pioneered an ethic that values honesty, empathy and Good Design for Good Reason™.

We rely on our intention, intellect and instinct to guide us as we build effective communication tools that encourage conversation and engagement in and across communities to effect positive social change.

Our award-winning work demonstrates a relentless commitment to intelligent solutions and conscientious creativity in all of the studio’s endeavors. Whether in the public or private sector, from well-established organizations to emerging start-ups with bold missions, our clients benefit from our proven expertise in conceptualizing and delivering beautiful, effective design.

We are skilled typographers, writers, photographers and makers with over 75 combined years of professional experience between us. Together, we provide each client with insightful design tailored specifically to their unique needs and expectations.





Oct 2011

AIGA Pivot Conference Speaker - Dawn Hancock’s Top 10 List of Shit I Have Done To Create a Life I Love

Nov 2010

10 Year Retrospective at Pratt Institute titled “All In”

Apr 2010

Interview on Entrepreneurs Unpluggd

Feb 2010

TEDxWindyCity Speaker - 5 Mantras for Happiness

Jan 2010

Interview on Oprah Radio’s Derrick Ashong Experience

Sept 2009

Interview on Social Design Network

Dec 2007

Launch of Firebelly Foundation , our own 501(c)(3) nonprofit

Mar 2007

VCU Doha, Qatar featured presenter + workshop leader at Tasmeem