Data + Design: The Perfect Marriage

By MODintelechy / Marketing, Strategy

Data and design have come together over the past decade in a marriage we couldn’t have forecasted. Some say they rushed into it, some say they’ll never last—but we believe they’ll live happily ever after. Because together, data and design have revolutionized how we market to customers. It’s something that has been on our minds…

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MODintelechy x Austin Design Week: An Interactive Panel on the Future of Design

By MODintelechy / Agency Culture, Marketing

We were honored to collaborate with Austin Design Week this month in sharing the future of design with those in our local community! We kicked off the organization’s week of discussions, tours and more at our HQ in Austin, Texas with a panel surrounding a data-driven outlook on the future of design.   As the…

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Meet our Creative Director: From Inspiration to Go-To Karaoke Songs

By MODintelechy / Agency Culture, Design

With two decades of creative experience under her belt, there’s not an industry our Creative Director, Joanna Brown, hasn’t impacted — nor a brief she hasn’t brought to life. Cutting her teeth with some big-time agencies led her to work with some big-time brands: J.P. Morgan, Chase, Unilever (Dove, Hellmann’s, Magnum) and Google to name…

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MODcast Episode 5 – The Opposite is Always True: The Future of Venture Capital with Mike Millard

By MODintelechy / Podcast, Technology

In this episode, MODintelechy Co-Founder and CEO Scott Thomas speaks with Mike Millard, Operating Partner at Ecliptic Capital, about the exciting world of Venture Capital, disruptive innovation, and his trailblazing passion project – Pitch-a-Kid.

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Partnering with Your Next Agency

By MODintelechy / Marketing, Technology

We all move fast and we’re all busy. In the marketing and advertising industry, we sometimes treat this as a good excuse to exhibit negative traits, especially in establishing the client-agency relationship. Agencies often spend time perfecting the pitch or polishing their trophies while clients select their agency at arm’s length with extensive and meticulous…

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#Mood: Mood Boards as Design Tools

By MODintelechy / Design

As designers, it can be difficult to put a particular emotion or idea into words when we think a particular shade of green or font family would do it justice. So, we make a mood board—a simple graphic tool which allows me to experiment with design elements and make my vision, reality. Simply put, mood…

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Successful Hyperlocal Marketing Enabled With These 6 Strategies

By MODintelechy / Data + Analytics, Marketing, Technology

Hyperlocal marketing is not new, but like most buzz words, the topic circulates amongst marketers every year. Hyperlocal marketing should be centered not just on the quality of the content but also the quality of the team collaboration to execute it.  Marketing itself started as a very local experience dating back to the earliest word-of-mouth…

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Web Applications vs. Websites

By MODintelechy / Data + Analytics, Technology

Wondering what differentiates a web application from a website, or stuck between which one is right for your business? Our knowledgeable Senior WordPress Developer shares her insights. As a web developer, I am asked a lot of questions from business owners who are thinking of adding a website to their marketing initiatives. One business owner…

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2016 By the Numbers

By MODintelechy / Agency Culture

2016 was an incredible year for all of us at MOD! Our team nearly doubled, our client list grew, and our puppy quota increased (what can we say, we love our furry interns)! Although 2016 may have been our best year yet, we are thrilled to see what 2017 has in store. Cheers to the…

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UX at a Glance

By MODintelechy / Data + Analytics, Design

What exactly is user experience design? Our savvy UX/UI expert Lynn Vuong steps in to explain the basics. A commonly misunderstood practice, even within the design world, user experience design (or UX) is defined as the process of enhancing user satisfaction by improving a site’s accessibility while leading the user through a journey of discovery. Don…

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#MODtalks Austin Graffiti

By MODintelechy / Agency Culture

Never too old for a field trip! We stepped away from our computers today to appreciate the graffiti art around Austin. From The HOPE Gallery to musician murals and abstract paintings, there’s so much creative talent tucked inside this city. We wanted to share! Stay tuned for more MOD inspiration that keeps us a lead…

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#MODtalks Concept Building

By MODintelechy / Blog

Onward and upward! We recently sat down with our graphic designer, Andrea Ulloa, as she let us in on her creative process. When it comes to developing eye-catching and out-of-the-box designs, she’s an expert. She nods many thanks to her time at Academy of Art University in San Francisco for challenging her creativity by working on…

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Top 5 Creative Resume Flops

By MODintelechy / Blog

During the work week, resumes constantly flood my inbox. I love skimming through applications and witnessing all of the great talent out there. While some candidates stand out with strong work experience, others fail to amaze with resumes wrought with common, and at times appalling, mistakes. Over the years, I have come to recognize a…

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Learning About Lynn

By MODintelechy / Blog

And just like that, we’ve added another member to our team. Please help us welcome MODintelechy’s UX Designer, Lynn! Read up on this artsy Austin-native in our Q & A below. What sparked your interest in graphic design? When I was younger, having an art-related career really wasn’t something I was gung-ho about. It wasn’t…

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#MODtalks Social Media

By MODintelechy / Blog

Ahh, social media. Nearly everyone uses it, but is it always on point? Our content and social media guru Lauren shares her insights on the importance of social media for brand awareness and her sources of inspiration. How does social media build a company’s brand? Today, we are more attached to our smart phones than ever…

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Next Stop, TSW 2016!

By MODintelechy / Blog

Keep those presses rollin’! On the heels of being featured in TalentCulture and the Austin Business Journal, we are pleased to announce our own Scott Thomas was selected to be a speaker at Technology Services World 2016 from October 17-19 in Las Vegas! Each year, thousands of professionals from services organizations across the country gather…

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Meet Rob

By MODintelechy / Blog

Our work family just keeps getting bigger and bigger! World, meet MOD’s newest web developer, Rob. Check out the below Q&A with our most recent addition to our team of creatives, where we talk tech, tacos and taboo footwear. What inspired your career path? I grew up doing more IT type work – building my own computers,…

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From MOD with Love

By MODintelechy / Blog

Need a way to romance the creatives in your life this Valentine’s Day? Lucky you! We’ve created a line of swoon-worthy valentines inspired by our agency atmosphere that will have your recipients feelin’ all of the warm fuzzies. Go ahead: Spread the love! {Caution: Share at your own risk. Valentines may entice uncontrollable wave of…

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TOP 5 TAKEAWAYS FROM CES 2016

By MODintelechy / Blog

Oh, how far we have come since last year’s CES. At this year’s Consumer Electronic Show, which wrapped up on Saturday, mega companies like Dell and LG revealed their latest and greatest technology which is sure to shape trends for the upcoming year and beyond. While many debuts were made, I’ve rounded up my top…

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2015 by the Numbers

By MODintelechy / Blog

2015 was quite the year for MOD! Our family expanded, our client list grew and as always, we cranked out batches upon batches of Grade-A {and not to mention award-winning!} creative for our clients. You were good to us, 2015… But we have a feeling 2016 is going to be the best year yet! Cheers to…

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