At Norton, we believe that results are at the center of every creative solution. It's about engaging a consumer, evoking emotions, and ultimately driving returns. At Norton we design for business, not awards shows. We believe great design helps people find their way to your table, bar and front door. So, we help you pave a path for your brands growth, whether you're a multi-unit company or a mom-and-pop around the block.
Our services range from menu design to social media strategy through to complete restaurant concepting. The diverse team at Norton gives us the ability to unwind your brand's potential. We feel strongly about long term partnerships with our clients, and believe that's where the best work is born. Check out our summary of services below. But as always, give us a holler with any creative conundrum. We love a good challenge.
Norton's passionate team ranges from recent tech-savvy graduates to twenty-year marketing veterans. We're a team of business-minded creatives that don't come from a traditional agency background. We understand the pace at which your business moves. So we work at the speed and intensity of an in-house team with the fresh insights and resources of an agency. We are passionate about creative work and committed to driving brands forward.
Robin has a marketing, media and product development background but has always had admiration for great creative work that gets results. This love is what inspired her to start a company with an incredibly talented group of business-minded leaders and designers. Robin has led in all areas of marketing and product development for brands such as Michael's Stores, Pepsi, Applebee's and of course the brands at Ignite Restaurant Group. Her involvement on Marketing Advisory Boards for Share Our Strength/No Kid Hungry and Women's Foodservice Forum as well as the Executive Board at TCU's Neeley School of Business has allowed her to lead in areas where she is passionate outside of the regular day-to-day. She holds a BA in Radio, TV and Film from Baylor University and an MBA from Texas Christian University.
Deanna comes from a diverse background of design, photography and interiors. Her passion for making creative that matters has driven her career into the field of hospitality. Deanna's collaborative approach to both strategy and design has resulted in a great partnership at Norton Creative. Prior to forming Norton, she lead the creative team at Ignite Restaurant Group. Deanna has previously worked for Landry's Restaurants and Red Peg Marketing where she worked on brands such as Dunkin' and Miller. Deanna holds a BA in Communication Design and Photography from Texas State University.
Ashley has a passion for all things social and creative, you could really say it was, "love at first site." She is constantly looking for the next big thing and following what's trending. With her most recent role as the Creative Content Director at Ignite Restaurant Group, her skills in art direction and graphic design can be seen across all medias over the last seven years. She strives to bring obtainable innovation and strategic solutions to all projects. Ashley holds a BA of fine arts from the University of Louisiana with a double concentration in graphic arts and printmaking.
Erin is well versed in the tactile world of print design and commercial interiors. Her ability to see small details and the big picture simultaneously allows her to create real, scaleable solutions. She has most recently been the Director of Design at Ignite Restaurant Group. Erin's work has been featured on respected design websites, as well as gallery exhibitions. Her thirteen years of restaurant and hospitality industry experience has fueled her passion for food. She is an active member of AIGA's Houston Chapter and President of the the Graphic Alumni Partnership at UH. Erin holds a BA in Graphic Communication from the University of Houston.