While we are based in Colorado nestled near the flatirons and the creative-rich town of Boulder we have amassed a fantastically talented group of people from around the country to partner with.  This vast array of amazing creative talent includes brilliant copywriters who enjoy Wisconsin bratwurst  while crafting devastating copy, Arizona video professionals who brave the desert to capture film, California based illustrators, New York PR people, Colorado marketing strategists and multi-national web development teams. We scale to fit our clients’ needs and the needs of the work. And we truly love the work we do. 

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Eric Boelts is the current principal and owner of Brain Bolts and the past principal and co-founder of Boelts Bros. He has a BFA in graphic design and an MBA in entrepreneurship and marketing - both from the University of Arizona. Eric’s passion for teaching blended with his interest in the intersection of art and business in the world of design has led him to lecture at universities and colleges around the country. Eric has garnered hundreds of awards in numerous design competitions throughout the world including the Czech Republic, Bolivia, Mexico, England, Canada, Russia, Poland and the USA. Eric is a member of many design and marketing organizations, serves as a board member for agencies and companies and has judged design competitions internationally and domestically. Eric currently resides in Boulder, Colorado and is married with two children and the world's smallest dogs. He runs long distances, paints with watercolor, is addicted to basketball and can both draw with a pencil and use a spreadsheet.

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Annie is one of our top designers. She also doubles as the studio dog. Her 4lb. frame belies the heart of a lion underneath. She enjoys the occasional bit of floor-food and a good head rub.