What I Did on My Summer Vacation…

Ode to a summer of inspiration I can’t help but get a little nostalgic this time of year. As the summer winds down, I’ve been thinking back to all of those years in grade school when we all had to write, “What I did on my summer vacation.” Remember those assignments? So before this summer leaves […]

by Josh Miles

Friendship, Flying and Family-Based Culture

MilesHerndon Listed Benefits: Health Insurance 401k Remote Work Casual Dress The Gift of Flight? Companies love to sell employees on their “company culture” when they’re listing their benefits packages, and coming from the marketing technology sector, I’ve seen them all. I’ve seen plenty of ping pong tables, basketball courts, and — my personal favorite — Foot Pool. No […]

by Tim Hickle

Designing The MilesHerndon Logo

As you’ve probably heard, Miles Design recently joined forces with a fellow Indianapolis-based branding agency, Redwall, to form MilesHerndon. While this new venture is exciting for our entire team, it also presents a huge challenge to our design team. Jon McClure, Stacey McClure, and Lee Eisenbarth were tasked with creating the new MilesHerndon logo in rapid […]

by MilesHerndon

Miles Design is Bringing Life to Indianapolis Snapchat!

If you’re on the increasingly popular social network Snapchat, you’ve probably noticed some pretty cool things when you swipe left or right on your selfie. Not only can you add filters and time stamps, but some areas feature filters that are specific to their location. These are called “geo-filters,” and we thought it was a […]

by Marco Boulais

Miles Design in PRINT Regional Design Annual

We are excited to announce our first piece to be recognized in the PRINT Magazine Regional Design Annual: our identity package design for William Roam. Print Magazine’s Regional Design Annual spotlights the best and boldest American design. [Cincinnati]—William Roam identity package, designed by Miles Design, was chosen as one of the 350 best designs in […]

by Josh Miles

Josh Miles at TEDx PurdueU

The Paradox of Brand Experience I recently had the incredible opportunity to present to a packed house at TEDx PurdueU, on the campus of Purdue University, my alma mater. Clocking in at just over 12 minutes, my talk explores an idea that I’ve dubbed “The Paradox of Brand Experience.” As a branding firm, sometimes in […]

by Josh Miles

2013 Miles Design Holiday Cards

This has been a busy year for us at Miles Design. We’ve worked on projects ranging from farms to finance, from after school programs to mechanical engineers. As the year winds down, we’re grateful to have the time to reflect on a busy and exciting time and all the rewarding work that has come from […]

by Cole Farrell

Tell Your Truth: Catch Cole Farrell at Mixwest 2013

Our own Cole Farrell is speaking at the Mixwest conference tomorrow morning, about telling compelling stories. In “Tell Your Truth”, Cole discusses compelling marketing and branding ideas with practical tips from the field of memoir writing. Cole’s session will help attendees strengthen their writing, content creation, and social media presence by looking at how honesty, […]

by Josh Miles

Miles Design Wins National Marketing Award for Bold Brand.

Indianapolis branding firm Miles Design announced today that their founder’s first book, Bold Brand, took home second place honors in the 36th annual SMPS (Society for Marketing Professional Services) National Marketing Communications Awards best book or monograph category. Awards were handed out in Orlando, Florida, at the Awards Gala during the 2013 SMPS national conference […]

by Josh Miles