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The Work

Fame. Infamy. Immortality.

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Terracotta Warriors

The hardest murder to solve is your own.

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Murdered.com

Being loud on the web with the loudest band ever.

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AC/DC Takeover

A social love letter to one of the greatest franchises on Earth.

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Street Fighter 25th Anniversar...

A new brand for the building of a New America.

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American Giant

JVST and the Asian Art Museum demystify the ancient art of Chinese calligraphy.

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Out of Character: Decoding Chi...

Creating a system to manage multiple brands’ content globally.

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Ubisoft Mobile Templates

Uniting a brand story under a single identity system.

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packetTrap Rebrand

Because sometimes you just gotta punch a snack food.

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Slim Jim: The Rumble Arena

Real isn't pretty.

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Kane and Lynch 2

Brutally elegant.

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Vindictus Campaign

A holistic campaign designed to scare the crap out of you.

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Resident Evil: The Darkside Ch...

Scream along with me.

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FooFighters.com

Some zombies just won't leave you alone.

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Resident Evil: The Mercenaries...

A second screen social experience.

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XFactor USA

An orgy of the senses for [gasp] semiconductors?

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Ultra Fast Gaming Chips

A game-changing game trailer.

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Lost Planet 2

Epic epicness.

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Legendary: The Game Broadcast ...

Blow up the internets.

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HBO Blu-Ray Collection

The Belmont family comes home again.

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Castlevania: Lords of Shadow

You were never here and didn't see this.

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Call of Duty: Black Ops

Just another lovable fire-breathing dragon.

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SkyFeeder

Every journey is unique, designed to inject brands into cultural currents.

Strategy

Know the "why" before the "what." From the research and discovery phase through to writing creative briefs, our team thrives on understanding your audience and deriving a meaningful insight that can drive an emotional connection with your brand.

  • User Segmentation

  • Competitive Analysis

  • Brand Strategy

  • Content Strategy

  • Social Strategy

  • Psychographics

  • Media Planning / Buying

  • Analytics / Optimization

Creative

Get weird. Create an ecosystem of brand touchpoints, all imbued with your story. Take risks and be bold. No one ever got anywhere playing someone else's game.

  • Concepting

  • Art Direction

  • Copywriting

  • Information Architecture

  • User Experience Design

  • User Interface Design

  • Web Design / Graphic Design

Creation

Make the donuts. Our team of craftsmen and women make sure each deliverable is functional, beautiful and awesomesauce.

  • Front / Back End Development

  • Mobile App Development

  • Video / Photo Production

  • Motion Graphics

  • CMS Creation / Integration

  • Ecommerce Creation / Integration

  • QA / Deployment

clients

News + Press

We are misfits, architects, geeks and dreamers.

James

Executive Creative Director, Owner

Birthplace

Atlanta, GA

FAVORITE PROJECT

American Giant

ON HIS DESK

his dog Pancho, He-Man figures, backup clothes, Kim-Jong-Il glasses.

FUN FACT

Lifetime record for holding his breath: 89 seconds.

Roderick

Executive Producer, Owner

Birthplace

Columbus, OH

ON HIS DESK

5 year old can of Coke Zero, the dirtiest keyboard known to man, unused audio equipment and a knife.

FUN FACT

Ocean fishing success rate after 5 years: 0.00000004%

Mike

Head of Media, Owner

Birthplace

San Diego, CA

FAVORITE PROJECT

Kane and Lynch 2

ON HIS DESK

baby accessories, random cash, calculator and stacks of receipts.

FUN FACT

Loves being a dad, hates being responsible.

Tom

Account Manager

Birthplace

Los Angeles, CA

FAVORITE PROJECT

American Giant

ON HIS DESK

Louis Vuitton desk set with matching stationary set, calendar of upcoming shoe styles and a faux plastic cup with cough syrup.

FUN FACT

Average watch weight: 0.4lbs

Long

Media

Birthplace

San Diego, CA

FAVORITE PROJECT

Kane and Lynch 2

ON HIS DESK

his dog Toby, media plans and an autographed picture of Eazy-E

FUN FACT

Starbucks names: John, Ron, Juan, Don, Lawrence.

Matthieu

Web Application Developer

Birthplace

Cleurie, France

FAVORITE PROJECT

American Giant

ON HIS DESK

French flag, emergency Pabst Blue Ribbon, Shake Weight™, and Arduino board.

FUN FACT

Orlando Bloom’s brother.

Heidi

Producer

Birthplace

Berkeley, California

FAVORITE PROJECT

Ubisoft Mobile Templates

ON HER DESK

Game-branded terrycloth wristbands, souvenir Netscape IPO coffee mug, Tabasco

FUN FACT

Once spent a week driving every road in the country of Luxembourg.

Jill

Account Supervisor

Birthplace

Wichita, America

FAVORITE PROJECT

HBO Blu-Ray Collection

ON HER DESK

Yoga books, sparkling water, million dollar bills, nail polish

FUN FACT

I've been to 38 states in an RV, been elected President of my high school and didn't run, and am getting my yoga teacher certification.

We're always looking for new friends to work with — take a look and get in touch.

WHAT IT'S LIKE TO WORK HERE

We run a tight ship of miscreants and corporate robots, and fun is outlawed.

JOB OPENINGS

Front-End Developer

Questions? Feel free to contact us at jobs@jvst.us

COLLEGE STUDENTS!

ERMAGERD INTURNSHURP! That's right, we have an internship program. Tell us about yourself and why you won't drink all our beer and you could join the wonderful world of JVST.

FREELANCERS!

On occasion we have the need for freelance specialists — tell us a little about yourself and let's date.

Let's make awesome together.

ADDRESS

25 Stillman Street
Suite 200
San Francisco, CA 94107

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