TheDepartment is an independent graphic design and branding studio in San Francisco, California. Our name sounds large — but we’re actually small, agile, and proudly boutique. We specialize in creative services for restaurants, hospitality, and lifestyle brands.
At your service.
We're passionate about branding and have established an approach and process that provides proven results.
Your online presence is often the first impression that potential clients and customers will have with your company or brand.
Physical environments offer tangible experiences that extend your branding and marketing in a memorable way.
Unique and bespoke illustrations and graphics help your company and brand stand out in the market place.
Whether on a website or store shelf, your product packaging must stand out and connect instantly with your customers.
A well composed photograph and visual narrative speaks volumes about your brand.
Things our clients say…
“TheDepartment and Richard’s patience and insistence on taking the right steps towards really discovering what was the best path paid huge dividends…”
“Responsive, creative, excellent communication skills, and able to manage the project with my busy schedule…”