About Us

Where people and ideas come together to create meaning and magic.

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What We Do

10 Thousand Design is an award-winning team who believes in delivering unexpected solutions through design alchemy. It’s a unique approach that connects people and ideas, leading to exceptionally smart, simple work.

Client Partners

  • AIA Minnesota
  • August Schell Brewing Company
  • Caribou Coffee
  • CHS
  • Farm Credit
  • General Mills
  • Indian Motorcycles
  • Mountain Hardware
  • Nestlé Purina
  • Old Navy
  • Optum
  • Sappi
  • Stanford PACS
  • Target
  • USA Swimming
  • WinField
  • UnitedHealthcare


  • Strategy
  • Branding
  • Identity
  • Writing
  • Collateral
  • Experiential/Retail
  • Illustration
  • Interactive
  • Packaging
  • Art Direction


  • Ed Bennett 10 Thousand Design
    “Great design should look easy.

    It’s not.”
    Ed Bennett
    Founder, Executive Design Director
  • Kristin Woxland 10 Thousand Design
    “Curiosity and collaboration set the stage for great work. The rest is pure instinct.”
    Kristin Woxland
    Managing Director
  • Sam Soulek 10 Thousand Design
    “Open your eyes and look around. You cannot escape design. Only hope that you encounter that which is intentional and good.”
    Sam Soulek
    Design Director
  • Rhinnan Kith 10Thousand Design
    “Good design goes to heaven. Bad design goes everywhere.”
    Rhinnan Kith
    Design Director
  • John Doyle 10 Thousand Design
    “When design is overlooked, so too is the brand. ”
    John Doyle
    Executive Director Brand Experience
  • Casie Cook 10 Thousand Design
    “Design is the creation and exchange of feeling.”
    Casie Cook
    Insight Director

Awards & Recognition

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