Don’t Have to Invest a Million for a Commercial
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When it comes to getting your brands message across to a lot of people, most jump to the first thought: “we need a lot of money.” Why do you need a lot of money? “To do something really cool.”

Today, not the case. Brands are moving and moving fast. Your content is being seen on Youtube, Instagram, Facebook, and wherever else Google can find in a simple search. Most of it, your brand isn’t even producing. So your message is now being retold by your customers, and remember it’s not what you say your brand is, but what they say your brand is.

LA Just Wants Their Coffee

You’ve heard of it and you have your opinions: Dumb Starbucks.

The close by Los Feliz parody shop, that is using the Starbucks name and logo but adding the word dumb in front of it, gained national buzz over the weekend. This was all before its doors were shut by the Los Angeles Department of Public Health on Monday.

Awarded Best In Class at the Interactive Media Awards


Awarded Best In Class at the Interactive Media Awards

Creating award-winning work is always our goal here at STARMEN, but when two of our clients, Hampton Inn and Discover Your Path, each earned a distinguished accolade in the Interactive Media Awards we were particularly excited. Both organizations launched a revitalized website to highlight their refreshed brand identity, and we’re so glad to have been involved.

Our Top 5 Resolutions for 2014


2014 Resolutions

There was no question that our team would table key resolutions during our new year kick-off meeting. What made this year particularly interesting is that we decided to take it a step further and go public! Some may call it a risk but hey, we like risks that have a team of winners supporting them on every level. To show our commitment, we wanted to share our top 5 resolutions with you. 

Read Our Top 5 Resolutions!

Season's Greetings from your Creative Partners!


Happy Holidays

Here's to a prosperous 2014 - Happy Holidays from your Creative Partners!

As 2013 comes to an end, we wanted to take a moment to thank everyone who helped make it our best year yet. Amidst lots of exciting changes, we owe gratitude to the people who were a part of the company evolution - our clients and internal team. We look forward to welcoming in the new year together and wish you and your loved ones a Happy Holiday!

Infographic: 2014 Visual Trends


Infographic: 2014 visual trends

Another year came and went in a blur of Helvetica and hipsters — so before you blink and miss 2014, grab a coffee, sit back and check out these top visual design trends to expect in the coming year.

Our Newly Renovated Hollywood Offices Featured on


Our Newly Renovated Hollywood Offices Featured on OfficeSnaphots

Check out our newly remodeled offices featured on, a popular blog that reaches more than 300,000 readers each month from around the globe. Office Snapshots showcases architecture and design firms who have recently completed office projects.


Photography by our friend Vince Robbins