We design for all types of objects.

We specialize in brand identities, design systems and digital experiences. Our goal is to help create clarity, affinity and purpose with our client's brands. Our focus is strategy, design, technology and nothing else.

Garrick Willhite Founder + Partner, Design

Garrick has more than 20 years of design experience and leads the design capabilities of Object. He works on a diverse range of projects from logos/identities, design systems, websites, apps, packaging and holistic brand design applications. Prior to founding Object, he created award-winning digital and branding projects at Periscope in Minneapolis.

Josh Vadnais Partner, Technology

Josh has 20+ years of development and technology lead experience. Josh works on all technology solution projects with a wide range of development skills. Prior to Object, Josh helped lead the development teams at several Minneapolis agencies including Colle+McVoy, Westwerk and Periscope.

Bryn Bundlie Partner, Design

Bryn has 10+ years of design experience on a wide range of brands. She has a strong passion and lengthy experience within the non-profit space. She recently designed the Will Steger rebrand for Climate Generation. At Object, we have a desire to work with companies and organizations that strive to do good. Bryn helps lead up our non-profit partnerships.

  • Target
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • Best Buy
  • GQ Magazine
  • Sports Illustrated
  • Sahan Journal
  • Minnesota Historical Society
  • Phillips Distilling
  • Minnesota Twins
  • Rob Dyrdek
  • Asana
  • Boston Scientific
  • NFL on FOX
  • Great Clips
  • Cargill
  • US Solar
  • Northland
  • Inver Hills Community College
  • Minnesota North College
  • Brave Like Gabe
  • Misfit Coffee
  • Comcast
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of MN
  • 3M


Great businesses have a defined focus. We don't claim or try to do everything. A clear focus produces quality. We focus specifically on strategy, design and technology.


Great design can be the ultimate strategic differentiator. Design is a compelling business strategy. We look to partner with clients that appreciate the value of design.


Great engineering consists of performance, polish and a human-centered focus. Ideas are the tip of the iceberg; great engineers bring those ideas to life with flawless execution.


Great strategy starts with research and understanding. To ideate effectively, you need the right observations and insights. Our strategies combine personality, context, and purpose.


Great outcomes happen through collaboration and with established goals. We look to create solutions with set goals and purpose to guide project success.