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Let’s make something
awesome together.

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Just a handful of our clients.

  • Atlantis

    atlantis
  • Vera Bradley

    vera bradley
  • Busey

    busey
  • Jimmy John's

    jimmy johns
  • Terminix

    terminix
  • Beer Nuts

    beer nuts
  • State Farm

    leadershape
  • NCSA

    ncsa
  • University of Illinois

    university of illinois
  • MTD

    mtd
  • will

    iwill
  • Pixo

    pixo
See our portfolio for many more!

You Talk. We Listen.
We Advise. You Like.

We're a marketing and design firm with
a singular focus—you.

We'll work with you to develop a plan. And we'll create every component needed to build your brand.

On target. On schedule. On budget.

Got a Project?

Tell us about it—

We'll get right with you.

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What’s Branding?

HINT: It’s not your logo.

See brand identity case studies:

Common Ground Case Study
Big Bugs Case Study
OVPR Case Study

Quote of the Day

Design is people.
Jane Jacobs
December
13

Ask the Magic
S51 Ball.

We could all use
a little magic, right?

ask your question

The formula
behind
our name.

0
Form
%
99
Function
%

When balancing form and function,
we give a 1% edge to the surface.

Hence, SURFACE 51.

Look. Share.
Get Inspired.

leadershape
scary face
Surface 51 Sign
bigfoot statue
label
TGIF! Image
Surface 51 Magic 8 Ball
"You Got This" wooden sign
gtz wall decal
surface 51 insta placeholder
toy robot
blue devil
photo of a light fixture
kiss wordmark
woman's face
Lamp post
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