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A small studio with a big attitude.

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We moved! but still in the DMV area.

                                  Bethesda, Maryland

Alexandria, Virginia                                     

 

 

40 miles and 2 states later, we find ourselves wondering...

...where the heck are you hiding all the booze maryland?

 
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Little Studio. Loud Voice. Lots of Attitude.

if you get offended easily, stop reading here. it's for your own good, really.

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We solve problems through design and design through the problems. 

 

Gyst is a little design studio with a loud voice. Don't let our tiny size deter you - we are big doers for big dreamers. We don't define ourselves solely by the nouns of what we make because we feel the creative thinking process itself is what leads to the most effective results, regardless of the product or industry. But those nouns are important, too.

If we had to classically  define what we do, we designate our specialties as a brand strategy, marketing, and consulting agency who also happens to create accompanying award-winning work. The owners of the business are also the designers, account managers, project leaders, business developers, billing department, and HR. Just kidding, we don't have an HR department.

We focus on creating comprehensive branding and identity systems, products and packaging, exhibitions and events, websites and apps, marketing and advertising, and aim to foster ineffable experiences for humans (and also sometimes dogs).

See below for somewhat less snarky information.

 

 
 
 
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ok. neat.

But what the heck do we do, you ask?

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Some select clients you've probably never heard of.

 
 

The Kraken Rum

Honest Tea

1800 Tequila

Three Olives Vodka

Rag & Bone

Kenneth Cole

Sam Edelman

Tommy Hilfiger

Rent the Runway

Beval

Otis Elevators

Unilever

Intel

Havok

Prada

Ryan Seacrest

Fiverr

Denny's

Litographs

Warner Music

 

 
 
 

Never heard of them? that’s fine; we’ve all lived under a rock at some point.

Industries we specialize in:

  • Fashion Markets — boutiques to haute couture

  • Beauty, Makeup, and Fragrances

  • Health Commodities and Care

  • Organic and Natural Products

  • Alcohol - liquor, wine, beer, cordials, etc.

  • Restaurants and Bars

  • Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverage

  • Tech and Gaming

  • Artists and Galleries

  • Children’s Products (clothing, toys, games, etc.)

  • E-commerce

  • Philanthropy / Not-for-profits

  • Start-ups

  • Customized Services

 
 

in-house 

Our main talent offerings include:

 

Branding
Logo & Identity
Brand Strategy
Market Positioning
user experiences
Competitor Analysis
Creative Direction
Packaging Design
Print Collateral
Critique & Consultation
Advertising & Marketing
Environmental Design
Production Design
print sourcing
production management
Project Management
Website Design
app design
Kickstarter Campaigns
illustrations
infographics
Motion media
Photo editing
Video Editing
Pitch decks
presentations
Gifs!
Sarcasm
Getting shit done.

collaboration

We can also do:

 

Copywriting
Web Development
app development
Animation
Photography
Filmography
Printing & Production
Fabrication
Installation

 
 

A motto:

Work smart. Not hard.

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We are based here

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We are located in Bethesda, Maryland on top of Washington, D.C.

(it's a lot closer than it looks)

 
 

In case you wanted to buy us a drink or whatever. inquire here!

 
 
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