A native of New York City, Eileen has a BFA with a concentration in Communications Design from SUNY Buffalo. She specializes in design and art direction for corporate communications, branding, digital media, corporate art programs, photography and packaging. Prior to co-founding EDJ 2 Edge in 2012 she was principal and creative director of Eye for Design in New York City. The company relocated to Silicon Valley in 1995.
A native of San Jose, Julie has a BA in Design from UCLA. She specializes in corporate ID and branding, as well as visual and digital communications. Her expertise is in design and art-direction for graphics, photography, illustration, and interiors. Julie lives and works in Silicon Valley. She spent many years working as a freelance graphic designer in Los Angeles, San Francisco and Silicon Valley before co-founding EDJ 2 Edge in 2012.
Heidi Livingston Eisips
A native of Los Angeles, Heidi has a BA in English Literature/minor in Mathematics from UC Berkeley, and an MBA from Yale University. Heidi specializes in strategic marketing. She helps companies craft their market strategy; grow their web, social and mobile presence; and create targeted content for any media channel. Over the last twenty-plus years, Heidi has worked with Fortune 100's, start-ups, and non-profits across a variety of industries, including healthcare and biotech.
“Eileen and Julie did a masterful job in designing our corporate website, creating a look and feel that reflects the detailed science behind our product, while making the story accessible to any viewer. This attention to detail and elegant design extended through all the work they have provided for us, a result of their dedicated commitment to understand and translate the vision for our company into compelling images and text that resonate with all readers.”
~ Jerry M. Buysse, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer and Senior Vice President, Tricida, Inc.
“In a rebranding initiative, Eileen and Julie demonstrated their amazing and creative talents working closely with us to design our new logo to symbolize our culture, the website flow and content to tell our story, and the graphics to connect to our various audiences. As service needs arise, they are always super responsive and even willing to accommodate our bicoastal operating hours.”
~ Susan Sharpe, Senior Director, Communications and Administration, Ocera Therapeutics
“We have worked with EDJ 2 Edge on various projects including a logo design as well as print and digital material designs. All projects went smoothly and on schedule. Eileen and Julie are wonderful to brainstorm with and have a wealth of design/marketing experience and knowledge to share, which has been very helpful to us.”
~ Wendy Kuehnl, Director of Marketing, Abilities United