team

We have free mints at our office.

It’s been pointed out to us by our clients that while we produce great digital marketing agency work and often deliver above and beyond expectations, the real reason people like working with us is because they like us. This could be due to our dashing good looks, our charming personalities, or the fact that one of us is writing this very copy unhindered.

zack ruef
owner, designer, strategy

Zack, our lead designer, is a patented inventor and award-winning 3D artist, product developer, animator and director. At ruef, he leads a team of enthusiastic innovators, and is constantly creating new ideas and avenues of success for those ideas. His passion to create extends to those who may not otherwise have a road to creative strategy, including business owners, companies, nonprofits, entrepreneurs, artists, engineers, designers, inventors, and more.

dane coleman
communications, web, strategy

With an extensive background in digital marketing agency work, including strategy, public relations, and web design, Dane is adept at writing, designing and presenting intriguing, concise creative and technical content intended to describe and promote products and services. At ruef, he directs the process of bringing products, services and ideas to life through media relationships, web design, concept development and the written word.

james davis
photography, strategy, web

James brings his award winning photography experience and extensive sales and communications aptitude to the digital marketing agency world, creating images, web designs and strategies that highlight the very best of a customer’s processes, products, and profiles. An excellent writer and communicator, James helps ruef develop content that supports all design and media efforts.

jordan rindler
3D modeling, web

A talented and a driven designer with a passion for perfection and unique perspectives, Jordan excels at 3D design, web design, and more. At ruef, Jordan helps with our team of talented designers to develop projects that shine for our customers.

brent thurston
motion graphics, graphics

Brent consistently exceeds customer expectations. At ruef, his keen eye for motion graphics, visuals, video, and graphic design helps customers display their products and services on highly-targeted and intelligent platforms.

elizabeth zoeller
graphics, web

A second-year student at the School of Advertising Art, Elizabeth accepted an internship with ruef in the summer of 2017. Her skills range from graphic design to HTML and CSS. Elizabeth is a quick study and a welcome addition to the ruef team. We learn from her as she learns from us

xeno
terror, chest-bursting

A slender, slimy, and altogether horrifying endoparasitoid extraterrestrial, Xeno haunts the corridors and dark corners of the ruef offices. A predatory creature, Xeno has no higher goal than the propagation of his species and the ultimate destruction of lifeforms that could pose a threat.

 

Let’s create a good idea together.