Daniel Quay
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Hi there. I’m Daniel.

I’m a Mexican-American designer living in Denver, Colorado. I spend most of my days designing identity systems and packaging for incredible brands, creative consulting for small businesses, and mentoring designers.

I’m deeply passionate about de-mystifying the design process and creating shared language for designers and clients alike. I’m a big believer in how a strong sense of process can help build trust within teams and instill confidence in developing designers. 

Over the last 15 years, I’ve had the wonderful opportunity to work with a diverse client roster, including The Coca Cola Company, Diageo, The Kraft Heinz Company, The Container Store, New Belgium Brewing Company, Magnolia Bakery, and even musical artists The Lumineers, Leon Bridges, and Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats.

I prefer to keep projects objective with research, strategy, and clearly defined measures of success. I work to keep everything I make feeling human, lived in, and loved. 

Senior Designer @ Jones Knowles Ritchie
2024 JKR DEI Council Member
2024 D&AD Creative Comeback Reviewer

2023 JKR DEI Conference Speaker / Panelist
2023 USEFUL SCHOOL Guest Speaker
2023 ADCOLOR Champion
2023 First Round Speaker

2021 Senior Designer @ Preacher
2015 Senior Designer @ Consume & Create
2010 Founder @ A Small Print Shop

reach me at:
danielevanquay (at) gmail.com