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Design that inspires reaction,
technology that inspires action.

About Us

We are a Los Angeles-based design and technology studio started in 2006 by Levi Brooks and Jason Farrell. We’re a team of 25 designers, developers and strategists.

We invent products, experiences and environments that stimulate imagination and stir action in your audience.

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Who We Are

We are a cohort of designers & developers that create identities and experiences across spaces and screens.

Jason Farrell
CTO / Co-Founder
Bret Morris
Director of Technology
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Michelle Hodge
Managing Director
Kate Fabrizio
Creative Director
Ryan Daniels
Director of Strategy & Copy
Troy Curtis Zaretsky-Kreiner
Design Director
Ben Kasum
Art Director
Maxine Tsang
Art Director
Andrew McQuiston
Associate Art Director
Cornelius Hairston
Software Engineer
Ryan Gordon
Lead Developer
Cindy Tong
Sr. Developer
Mikaela Prydz
Jen Hail
Kara Grossman
Sr. Producer
Justin Alters
Production Coordinator
Jep Alaba
Lead Developer
Boro Vukavic
Hunter Walls
Sr. Designer
Jacob Goodman
Sr. Designer
Maleno Braun
Production Coordinator
Amanda Guo
Jr. Designer
Jules Cohen
Design Intern
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Our Values

Our values guide everything we do, from who we hire and how we approach work, to the clients we choose and the way we treat people – now and forever.

  1. Work the West Coast Way

    Collaborate with us and you’ll feel the rare and delicate balance between expertise and ease that guides us. Tension and toxicity are non-grata here. Are we inspired by those that laid the stones for us? Constantly. Are we always looking to improve, iterate and innovate? Oh yeah. Do we leave ego at the door? You better believe it.

  2. Stay Cool, Stick Together

    At Use All Five, we think unilaterally with a balance of honesty and empathy. When each voice wields power, we craft better work and sustain more meaningful relationships with each other and with clients, and then those clients keep coming back. It’s nice.

  3. Take the Scenic Route

    Our studio is made up of people who can’t stop searching, questioning and crossing the boundary lines of disciplines to learn even more. For us, embracing the unknown creates an irresistible high, and comfort zones are uncomfortable. We tinker, we learn, we play, and then we grow.

  4. Give More, Go Further

    We believe in giving people more than was asked for, and we leave our mark by thinking beyond the brief, saving time for play and pushing to be kinder, more patient and more memorable as people and collaborators. Co-learning with clients isn’t something we see as optional.

  5. Make Room at the Table

    We aspire to create an environment that reflects the world outside, and we proactively participate in the cultural big-picture by breaking bread, listening, mentoring and staying humble. We’re fortunate to be welcomed by the arts and technology communities and passionate about saving space at our table for all who inspire or seek inspiration.