Brand & Identity

Brand Strategy, Identity, Logo Design, Brand Refresh, Tagline, Core Values, Messaging

We're always here,
in the background,
making things happen.

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Print Design

Layout, Production, Packaging, Environmental & Wayfinding
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Digital Design

Layout, Websites, UI / UX, Social Media, Photography, Paid & Organic Search
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Media

Video, Animation, Motion Design, Photography, Audio, Campaigns
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Broadcast

Television, Radio Advertising, Media Buying, Media Strategy
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Brian Barnes

Principal
Brian graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a BBA in promotions management. Brian joined MidFirst Bank’s marketing department and managed creative services for its western Oklahoma offices. Later, he served as creative director for a la mode, inc., the nation’s largest real estate software developer. He founded Ghost in 2004.
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Jennifer Combs

Chief Financial Officer
Happy to utilize her extensive industry knowledge wherever she can, Jennifer is an integral piece to the Ghost puzzle. With more than 20 years of financial management and operational experience, she leads our company operations by keeping us on time, on budget and efficient. She joined Ghost in 2013 and loves her informal title of Office Mom.
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Matthew Pickett

Chief Creative Officer
Matthew is the leader and driver of Ghost’s creative team and reputation. He received his BFA in graphic design and art history from Oklahoma State University, and joined Ghost as a graphic designer in 2004. Since then, he not only leads our creative team with passion, but he also sets the standard of excellence in branding and design for Ghost.
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Bethany Scott

Senior Account Director
Having worked within the communications and design industry for the last 10 years, Bethany brings to Ghost an expertise in client relations and creative development. With a background ranging from magazine publishing to event planning, Bethany’s ability to understand a client’s vision and goals in order execute a creative strategy ensures success for all projects she manages.
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Shanda Biggs

Lead Developer
With nearly 20 years of experience in the marketing and business world, Shanda brings to Ghost a treasure chest of experience and ideas. Having always been interested in the tech side of marketing, Shanda added coding to her skill set and has since lead multiple design and digital marketing teams. She believes a collaborative approach to design and development is an essential part of any creative department.
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Ryan Kirkpatrick

Art Director
Ryan is a multi-disciplinary designer specializing in user interface design and motion prototyping, as well as logo design and brand strategy. He brings with him more than 15 years of experience in corporate, in-house, non-profit, and agency settings. His work spans many industries and includes clients from Midwest corporations to Silicon Valley startups to notable athletes in the NBA.
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Fletch Zaragoza

Art Director
A transplant from Denver, Colorado, Fletch has a BFA in Illustration from Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design. Fletch has an uncanny talent for icons and illustration and can regularly be found drawing characters in his notebook. His ability to create intricate line work and eye for color composition has impressed every client he has worked with. He and his wife Sarah have two children, a daughter named Arden and a son named Archer.
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Nick Robinson

Front-End Developer
With a varied career spanning both in-house marketing and agency-driven work, Nick has extensive experience in both graphic design and web development, making him a perfect fit as a front-end developer. His goal with web projects is to create a symbiotic relationship between both design and development, with the end goal of creating a “don’t make me think” user experience.
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Molly Richardson

Graphic Designer
Molly is a thoughtful designer with an editing eye. She is passionate about branding and web design, and loves how design has the ability to create moments of delight and surprise. After graduating from Oklahoma State University with BFA in Graphic Design in 2017, she worked for several years in Dallas before moving back to Oklahoma and joining the team at Ghost.
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Quinlan Parrish

Account Executive
Quinlan first joined Ghost as an intern in 2019 while still in school at the University of Oklahoma. Since graduating, she has claimed her place as a permanent member of the team. With a background in visual arts, Quinlan was drawn to the advertising world as she embraces the challenge of working with multiple clients on a variety of projects. Her favorite thing to do at Ghost is directing video and photoshoots, as she enjoys being able to actively bring a client’s vision to life.