CREATIVE + STRATEGY

about

THE + MAKES THE DIFFERENCE.

Creative wins awards. But awards aren’t why we’re in business.

For over 20 years, Wenzel has been connecting brands
 to consumers in engaging ways, providing a balanced combination of creativity and business acumen.

We listen, research, develop strategies, create, refine and, most importantly, deliver 
compelling solutions to real problems.

We know first-hand that creative wins awards. But creative plus strategy moves your business forward.

work

BREAK THROUGH.

We help our client’s brands stand out in highly competitive markets.

Are you seeking a strategic partner to help grow your business
 and build your brand?

Take a look at some of our work and drop us a line, we’d like to help.

Mabrey Bank Branding

Mabrey Bank Branding

Advertising, Branding, Collateral, Identity, Outdoor
Quake Energy Drink Packaging

Quake Energy Drink Packaging

Branding, Packaging
Purview Website

Purview Website

Branding, Motion + Digital
Arby’s Carry Out Catering

Arby’s Carry Out Catering

Advertising, Branding, Collateral, POS + In-Store
5 O’Clock Somewhere

5 O’Clock Somewhere

Advertising, Collateral, Direct, Packaging
Eaton Arrow-Hart Buyer’s Guide

Eaton Arrow-Hart Buyer’s Guide

Collateral
QuikTrip Tealicious Campaign

QuikTrip Tealicious Campaign

Collateral, Outdoor, POS + In-Store
team

MEET THE TEAM.

Our experience runs deep. We’ve worked on a wide range of categories for a long list of clients. But it’s our attitude that set us apart.

Every team member on every project asks one question: is it effective?
Because we know our work should do one thing: get results.

Liza Wenzel

Liza Wenzel

Principal

Liza’s guidance, business insight, and design expertise form the bedrock of Wenzel’s success. She’s built a solid business atop a foundation of 30+ years of utilizing the latest technology and design trends, while maintaining strong client relationships. Foremost, Liza has crafted a highly skilled, approachable team that rises to each challenge.

Rick Powers

Rick Powers

Creative

Over his 15-year career at Wenzel, Rick has fine-tuned his unique combination of design savvy and managerial proficiency. He excels in the systematic coordination of design and production on projects large and small, and he knows that solving a client’s problem is paramount to every aspect of the design process.

Ryan Gimlin

Ryan Gimlin

Creative

Ryan also aids in the management of the studio. With more than 10 years of experience, he has developed a keen eye for point-of-sale design and brand development. Additionally, Ryan’s interactions with clients are imbued with the perfect balance of professionalism and affability, making him a valuable business liaison for Wenzel.

Stephanie Merrifield

Stephanie Merrifield

Creative

Stephanie is an OSU-Stillwater graduate with a BFA in graphic design. She came to Wenzel from Hobby Lobby Corporate, where she honed her skills in packaging and retail design. She’s also developed a remarkable talent for project organization, which she uses to efficiently tackle the massive projects that come through the studio.

Eva Trammell

Eva Trammell

Copywriter

Eva graduated from OU with a degree in Professional Writing. She’s published work in OU’s Pulse magazine, contributed copy to an Oklahoma politician’s biography, and has written a collection of works she hopes to publish someday. She proudly wears the badge of “Word Nerd” and keeps Wenzel (grammatically) in the black.

Karson Cornell

Karson Cornell

Creative

Karson is the newest member at Wenzel. Prior to joining our studio, he worked for TracyLocke, where he gained valuable layout and production experience with national brands like Samsung and 7-Eleven. Accustomed to the breakneck pace of a large advertising agency, Karson has a valuable, hybrid skillset of design ability and speed.

David Burney

David Burney

Creative

David was a senior designer at Wenzel for over a decade. Nowadays, he acts as a creative consultant to Wenzel and the go-to guy for all things IT. His gifts are situated at the intersection of technology, design, and strategy, which makes him an incredible asset in today’s digital, image-obsessed world.

Liza Wenzel

Liza Wenzel

Principal

Liza’s guidance, business insight, and design expertise form the bedrock of Wenzel’s success. She’s built a solid business atop a foundation of 30+ years of utilizing the latest technology and design trends, while maintaining strong client relationships. Foremost, Liza has crafted a highly skilled, approachable team that rises to each challenge.

Rick Powers

Rick Powers

Creative

Over his 15-year career at Wenzel, Rick has fine-tuned his unique combination of design savvy and managerial proficiency. He excels in the systematic coordination of design and production on projects large and small, and he knows that solving a client’s problem is paramount to every aspect of the design process.

Ryan Gimlin

Ryan Gimlin

Creative

Ryan also aids in the management of the studio. With more than 10 years of experience, he has developed a keen eye for point-of-sale design and brand development. Additionally, Ryan’s interactions with clients are imbued with the perfect balance of professionalism and affability, making him a valuable business liaison for Wenzel.

Stephanie Merrifield

Stephanie Merrifield

Creative

Stephanie is an OSU-Stillwater graduate with a BFA in graphic design. She came to Wenzel from Hobby Lobby Corporate, where she honed her skills in packaging and retail design. She’s also developed a remarkable talent for project organization, which she uses to efficiently tackle the massive projects that come through the studio.

Eva Trammell

Eva Trammell

Copywriter

Eva graduated from OU with a degree in Professional Writing. She’s published work in OU’s Pulse magazine, contributed copy to an Oklahoma politician’s biography, and has written a collection of works she hopes to publish someday. She proudly wears the badge of “Word Nerd” and keeps Wenzel (grammatically) in the black.

Karson Cornell

Karson Cornell

Creative

Karson is the newest member at Wenzel. Prior to joining our studio, he worked for TracyLocke, where he gained valuable layout and production experience with national brands like Samsung and 7-Eleven. Accustomed to the breakneck pace of a large advertising agency, Karson has a valuable, hybrid skillset of design ability and speed.

David Burney

David Burney

Creative

David was a senior designer at Wenzel for over a decade. Nowadays, he acts as a creative consultant to Wenzel and the go-to guy for all things IT. His gifts are situated at the intersection of technology, design, and strategy, which makes him an incredible asset in today’s digital, image-obsessed world.

Keep in touch!

Or if you're more old school - give us a call - or send us a postcard if that's your thing.