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Sundance 2018: VR and the Future of Telling Damn Good Stories

February 8, 2018

Last May, Butchershop began working on a variety of creative projects with Oculus. VR is quickly becoming a mainstream phenomenon, so to better understand the power of this fast-growing technology we took an impromptu trip to the Sundance Film Festival, where, since 2012, VR has featured prominently alongside some of the world’s most talked-about independent films.

Optimizing your Human OS with Dan Pardi

January 29, 2018

A healthy Butchershopper is a happy and productive Butchershopper, so we invited wellness expert, Dan Pardi, to talk to the crew about the importance of living our healthiest lives.

Butchershop Volunteer Program: SAHA Homes + Holiday Cards

December 19, 2017

Community, cards and holiday cheer: The recipe for this quarter’s volunteer activity with the fine folks at SAHA Homes in Oakland, CA.

Branding a Venture Capital Firm That’s Firmly Focused on the Future

November 20, 2017

"Tomorrow, Built Today." Butchershop is proud to unveil its latest work for Lightspeed Venture Partners.

Keeping it Chill in the Coconut Water Wars

November 10, 2017

By challenging the stereotypes of the coconut water category, we helped Invo prove to over 2,500 new retail stores that they deserved to be on the shelf next to the mainstream brands.

Introducing HR for the New World of Work

October 24, 2017

The world of work is changing, and HR is more important now than ever. To better reflect this dynamic, we partnered with Zenefits to reinvent their brand from the inside out.

Design Guru's Summit 2017 Recap

October 16, 2017

The second annual Design Guru's Summit recently took place and Butchershop's fearless captain and Executive Creative Director, Trevor Hubbard, gave a presentation to the audience about some things he learned about starting a creative agency.

Butchershop Film Series Presents: "Under An Arctic Sky", A Chris Burkard Film

July 26, 2017

Join us at Butchershop HQ in San Francisco on Monday, August 7th for an exclusive viewing of Chris Burkard’s new film "Under An Arctic Sky". There will be beer. There will be popcorn. There will be stunning cinematography. Ticket info inside.

Making Ways Interview: Erik Marinovich on re-creation, curiosity, and community at SF Design Week

June 28, 2017

In case you missed the live recording of Rob Goodman's Making Ways podcast during Design Week, he's provided a beautiful recap of the discussion.

We Don’t Need a Trophy to be Agency of the Year, Every Year.

May 15, 2017

People are core to this place. We don’t have “colleagues” or team members. We are a crew. And we wanted to show the world all the wonderful people who make our office and our agency so damn special. To do this, we made a short video for your viewing pleasure.