Jan Gulley Gerdin
Jan Gulley Gerdin,

Jef Heidekat
Jef Heidekat,

Jan Gulley Gerdin energizes project experiences by jump-starting the process, synthesizing and organizing information, and driving strategy. She designs informational and esthetic solutions to business problems. Jan provides interchange between clients and creative development. For more than 20 years, she has crafted communications solutions for corporations, schools, foundations and museums like Allstate, Boeing, Cantigny, Chicago Botanic Garden, Chicago Public Schools, the Freedom Museum, McCormick Foundation, The PrivateBank, Shedd Aquarium, Sears and U.S. Cellular.

Before founding Bring, Jan was a principal at Meta4 Design, Inc., driving creative direction and managing complex programs. Prior to Meta4, Jan founded Jan Gulley Design; and began her career at Crosby Associates, Inc.

Jan graduated from University of Illinois, earning a BFA in Graphic Design, and attended the School of the Art Institute of Chicago for painting. Her design work has earned recognition from Graphis, Communication Arts, the Triad, ARC and LACP award competitions. Jan is a member of the AIGA.