• When you do what you love, people love what you do! Purple Crayons developed a brand, a website, a store and an entire social media strategy for America’s best Olympic Archer, Khatuna Lorig.

    We don’t only love designing but we are avid archers and are proud to be a sponsoring Khatuna on her quest for Gold in Rio in 2016.

    Services: Business Development | Design | Identity/Brand | Technology

  • As JVC's interactive agency of record, we make sure their web and interactive presence reflects their reputation for the best in audio and visual entertainment. Purple Crayons integrates a variety of uber cool user experiences with innovative functionality in their website.

    Services: Design | Emerging Media | Identity/Brand | Technology | User Experience

  • A True Colors Fund project, the Give a Damn Campaign website was a web development and site design labor of love and we’re damn proud of it. It speaks to anybody and everybody who cares about gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender equality. Get Informed. Get Involved. Give A Damn!

    Services: Design | Emerging Media | Identity/Brand | Technology | User Experience

  • Another True Colors Fund Project, the Forty to None Project website was near and dear to our heart. The site is to help bring awareness and promote advocates to take action for the Homeless Youth. The site utilizes WordPress and integrates with Salsa Labs advocacy module. Purple Crayons also developed a custom service provider database.

    Services: Business Development | Design | Technology | User Experience

  • When Cyndi Lauper needs a website like the one we designed for her True Colors Fund or an information site like we did for  The True Colors Tour or even Cyndi’s personal site, her people call our people. We can’t sing, but we know how to pull out all the interactive media stops to draw a crowd.

    Services: Design | Emerging Media | Identity/Brand | Technology | User Experience

  • Angelina Jolie is legendary for supporting nonprofit organizations and building awareness for humanitarian efforts. Purple Crayons designed a website that highlights these charities and causes, while acting as a rallying cry for visitors who want to join her or learn more about making a difference.

    Services: Design | Identity/Brand | User Experience

  • We went for love at first click with the Dumb Friends League's website. DDFL.org has hundreds of pages so architecture and Drupal were key in development. Visitors find the info they want or a pet to adopt in one or two clicks, and the staff can update every single page on the fly.

    Services: Design | Technology | User Experience

  • Purple Crayons redesigned the Returnpath.com website to reflect their new brand as well as new product messaging.     We handled the photo shoot, our designers assisted in reestablishing brand colors and icons, UI Design, Template design and developed the site on Word Press.  We didn't just do this for the corporate site but all the International sites as well as career site.

    Services: Design | Technology | User Experience

  • National Music Publishers’ Association is an advocate and voice for over 2,500 members. Purple Crayons designed a flash hybrid website, along with easy admin functionality, to share industry happenings across its membership.

    Services: Design | Technology | User Experience

Senior Designer

Denver (Colfax) Vicinity, Colorado
(on-site / no relocation)

Purple Crayons is looking for a multi-disciplined Senior Designer with 5+ years agency experience to join our creative team in Denver, Colorado. The ideal candidate has strong conceptual design skills and will produce visually rich and compelling solutions for digital media and print. Must also possess meticulous production skills.

The candidate will:

  • Be able to think strategically, design conceptually, and execute consistently across multiple media;
  • Have experience in web design, corporate identity development, print collateral and advertising design
  • Have the passion for creating award-winning work, the flexibility to take creative direction, and the discipline to work within a team environment;
  • Be able to hit the ground running in an entrepreneurial environment that is fast-paced and evolving constantly.
  • Self-motivated with ability to collaborate on team projects.
  • HTML/CSS skills a plus

 

Responsibilities:

  • You will work on multiple projects for multiple clients, ensuring design integrity across multiple channels: websites, internet banner advertisements, email campaigns, mobile sites, corporate identity programs, print advertising and print collateral,.
  • You will ensure work meets strategic objectives and is fresh and visually exciting.?
  • Will be responsible for assigned projects from concept to completion and publication.

 

Specific Skills:

A minimum of 5-years agency experience in conceptual design for both web and print media. Must work from our Denver office, possess an excellent sense of typography, and demonstrate mastery of Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.

Please submit your resume along with your top 5 websites that you were responsible for the creative concept and design.

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Project Manager

Denver (Colfax) Vicinity, Colorado
(on-site / no relocation)

Overview

The Project Manager guides web development projects to successful completion. This candidate will work on multiple projects in a fast paced advertising agency environment and work with the project team leads to deliver them all on time, on budget and at the highest quality. The ability to work on a variety of projects from content management systems to internet marketing and social media applications is critical to the success of this position.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Guide and work closely with Account Managers to guide interactive projects from start to finish.
  • Maintain overall production schedule.
  • Manage production meetings with account staff.
  • Build and manage project timelines, milestone schedules and resource plans.
  • Balance project deadlines to the available resource pools.
  • Identify project risks and communicate to project team and management.
  • Maintain documentation through project completion.
  • Ensure projects are completed on time, on budget, and quality.
  • Ability to clearly and confidently present your work in front of both internal team members and external clients.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proven self-starter
  • QA web site and software releases.

 

Required Skills and Experience

  • 3 +years managing complex interactive projects.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
  • Experience in a fast paced agency, technical and creative environment.
  • Understanding of business strategy related to brand and interactive projects.
  • Working with an account and creative department in a traffic role.
  • Understanding of quality assurance processes and practices.
  • Experience in business development process of a website proposal.
  • Demonstrate clear and effective communications.
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UI Developer

Denver (Colfax) Vicinity, Colorado
(on-site / no relocation)

Purple Crayons, is currently seeking a UI Developer to join our team. Our UI Developer is responsible for developing User Interface for a majority of our projects. Canidates should have master knowledge of CSS, HTML and SEO. You will also be responsible for managing assets for your projects.

Required Skills and Experience

  • MS/BS Degree in Computer Science or closely related field
  • 3 + years experience in web programming in a high volume internet environment
  • 3+ years experience in HTML, JavaScript
  • Strong understanding of Object Oriented concepts
  • Ability to create purely CSS-based layouts using semantic,
  • W3C standards-compliant HTML
  • Demonstrated expertise and a passion for UI design and development
  • Experience supporting web based UI’s across multiple browser and OS platforms
  • Experience with Flash PHP, JSP, ASP, FLEX and AJAX a huge plus
  • Basic project management skills to track project work
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
Apply
  • Give a Damn Campaign Launches!Apr 1, 2010

    Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund Launches Campaign to Spur Straight Support for Gay, Lesbian Bisexual and Transgender Equality

    Cyndi Lauper, Elton John, Whoopi Goldberg, Jason Mraz, Cynthia Nixon, Anna Paquin, Sharon & Kelly Osbourne, Judith Light, Kim Kardashian, Clay Aiken, Wanda Sykes, and others join forces in Give a Damn Campaign Video Series

    April 1, 2010 [NEW YORK] Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund today launched the Give a Damn Campaign (www.WeGiveADamn.org), a bold, web-based initiative with the goal of educating and engaging the straight community in the advancement of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender equality. The call-to-action campaign kicks off with the release of its first series of videos which feature Cyndi Lauper, Elton John, Whoopi Goldberg, Jason Mraz, Cynthia Nixon, Anna Paquin, Sharon & Kelly Osbourne, Judith Light, Kim Kardashian, Clay Aiken, Wanda Sykes, Eric Roberts, and Kevin Alejandro expressing why they Give a Damn about equality.

    “In my life I’ve crossed paths with many different people and I’ve seen firsthand what it means to be discriminated against,” said Cyndi Lauper, True Colors Fund co-founder. “I’ve come to realize equality means a lot to people who don’t have it and that, as a straight person, I have a responsibility to stand up for gay and transgender people each and every day. We all have to get involved; we all have to give a damn.”

    The Give a Damn Campaign’s debut video series, produced by Red Thread Productions, directs viewers to wegiveadamn.org, an innovative and interactive website designed by Purple Crayons, where they are presented with ways they can get informed and get involved.

    The site is designed as an easy to understand introduction to the issues affecting the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community. In addition to the video component, wegiveadamn.org features three important sections: the Damn Blog, which is updated daily to keep readers informed on breaking news and ways to get involved, Personal Stories, where visitors can read about why other people support equality and how inequalities have affected their lives and Damn Issues, where visitors can learn about the issues that matter most to them.

    Wegiveadamn.org also functions as a helpful tool for people to get involved in advancing equality. In particular, visitors are urged to reach out to the straight people in their lives to encourage them to show

    Cyndi Lauper, Elton John, Whoopi Goldberg, Jason Mraz, Cynthia Nixon, Anna Paquin, Sharon & Kelly Osbourne, Judith Light, Kim Kardashian, Clay Aiken, Wanda Sykes, and others join forces in Give a Damn Campaign Video Series

    April 1, 2010 [NEW YORK] Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Fund today launched the Give a Damn Campaign (www.WeGiveADamn.org), a bold, web-based initiative with the goal of educating and engaging the straight community in the advancement of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender equality. The call-to-action campaign kicks off with the release of its first series of videos which feature Cyndi Lauper, Elton John, Whoopi Goldberg, Jason Mraz, Cynthia Nixon, Anna Paquin, Sharon & Kelly Osbourne, Judith Light, Kim Kardashian, Clay Aiken, Wanda Sykes, Eric Roberts, and Kevin Alejandro expressing why they Give a Damn about equality.

    “In my life I’ve crossed paths with many different people and I’ve seen firsthand what it means to be discriminated against,” said Cyndi Lauper, True Colors Fund co-founder. “I’ve come to realize equality means a lot to people who don’t have it and that, as a straight person, I have a responsibility to stand up for gay and transgender people each and every day. We all have to get involved; we all have to give a damn.”

    The Give a Damn Campaign’s debut video series, produced by Red Thread Productions, directs viewers to wegiveadamn.org, an innovative and interactive website designed by Purple Crayons, where they are presented with ways they can get informed and get involved.

    The site is designed as an easy to understand introduction to the issues affecting the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community. In addition to the video component, wegiveadamn.org features three important sections: the Damn Blog, which is updated daily to keep readers informed on breaking news and ways to get involved, Personal Stories, where visitors can read about why other people support equality and how inequalities have affected their lives and Damn Issues, where visitors can learn about the issues that matter most to them.

    Wegiveadamn.org also functions as a helpful tool for people to get involved in advancing equality. In particular, visitors are urged to reach out to the straight people in their lives to encourage them to show

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