We continue to prove that by thinking and acting differently, we deliver significant value and exponential growth to our clients’ businesses. We envision, design, and implement big ideas that meet consumers where they are — creating a series of connected moments that move people to action. These experiences require more than just good design. They require smart, strategic decisions that are rooted in insights, filtered through a customer-focused lens, and delivered flawlessly. These are the type of experiences we create at Big Red Rooster. And that’s why clients all over the world are benefitting from our expertise.
We are JLL. Acquired in 2016, Big Red Rooster has extended our portfolio of services as part of the JLL family. With JLL’s broad platform and deep experience in commercial real estate, we now offer a global full-service experience from brand strategy and design to implementation. Let us help you achieve your ambition.
We are pleased to work with many of today’s Fortune 500 companies that lead their industries and are passionate about doing what they need to do to stay out in front.
As the founder of Big Red Rooster, Aaron drives engagement with global companies to realize big ideas. With more than 25 years experience leading vast, multi-channel engagements, Aaron cultivates a strong peripheral vision that sparks innovation and supports shareholder value. His driving leadership style accelerates commerce for businesses along their brand evolution journeys.
Stephen is a strategic marketer, consumer evangelist, and business builder with over two decades experience developing innovative solutions for leading brands. As Managing Director, Stephen utilizes his diverse expertise across physical, human, and digital realms to champion authentic brand and consumer experiences.
As Managing Director of Big Red Rooster's brand marketing practice, Staci translates business strategies into innovative, human-centric experiences. With over 20 years crafting and building brands, Staci’s creative leadership, strategic mindset, and dedication to collaboration and culture helps her clients go from business objectives to market-ready solutions.
With over 10 years of experience as a visionary leader, Jaymie is a creator of strategic initiatives designed to fuel businesses in hyper-growth mode and drive strong top and bottom line results. Jaymie is responsible for managing major operational functions of the business, focused on building a business that exceeds client's expectations and promotes a culture where people want to work.
Josh is a dynamic inventor with a keen ability to innovate and grow businesses. With over 23 years of experience consulting with retailers, manufacturers, and service providers, Josh has exhibited a strong desire to collaborate with clients, helping them develop creative solutions that lead to market success.
With more than 30 years retail experience, Diane activates design to translate brands into engaging experiences. In Diane’s mind, design is more than just a creative expression. She is a color theory expert who sees design of environments, communications, lighting, fixtures, and products as the delivery mechanisms for brand experiences.
With licenses in 42 states and the District of Columbia, Russell brings over 28 years of experience to serve as a client champion. As Architect of Record, he oversees all document production and provides quality control reviews to ensure a finish product that exceeds expectations.
With over two decades of experience in retail and building brands, Maureen currently leads the Client Services team at Big Red Rooster. She is a strategic thinker with a passion for growing brands and businesses. She successfully partners with clients globally to innovate, create, and realize customer-first experiences.
As the lead of the Phoenix studio, Keith champions project teams to deliver architectural design services ranging from commercial, retail, and food service tenant improvements to full building design and site development. He is passionate about architecture and the art of connecting people to the product through physical spaces.
Carolyn’s 25 years of experience in design, client service, and strategy assists her in providing innovative solutions for any client’s business challenge. She is committed to the development of strong, lasting relationships by demonstrating a deep understanding and dedication to the betterment of her clients’ businesses.
Mary Margaret brings over 20 years of marketing and advertising experience to her role as a development leader, where she will oversee new business endeavors as well as organic growth opportunities for the firm’s current client portfolio.
Seamless account management and strategic leadership skills are the hallmarks of Beth’s career. She is a respected industry leader with significant retail design experience working across a wide range of industries and channels. As a client services champion, Beth has a keen understanding of the broader context and works tirelessly to achieve alignment among internal and external partners.
With over 20 years of experience, Jennifer leads with positive, vibrant energy and a strategic mindset. Where others see problems, Jennifer spots opportunities and solutions. In every situation, she is a careful listener, a champion of good ideas, and a collaborator for achieving results.
Kay knows the value human capital contributes to an organization. As Vice President of Human Resources, Kay goes to great lengths to recruit the top talents who fuel Big Red Rooster’s multidimensional team. She drives and executes critical HR processes while ensuring effective and economical human capital deployment to achieve targeted business results.
Raised in a military family, Julie is a true field general — providing clear strategic direction and keeping a keen eye on driving teams to over deliver on client goals and KPIs. From non-profits to airlines to hospitals, Julie has experience helping brands develop successful campaigns across multiple touchpoints inspiring action along the customer journey.
Over the course of her career, Emily has stayed focused on one principle – great strategy starts with a consumer obsession. Her background as a brand strategist, global marketer and consumer researcher provides her with the foundation necessary to design breakthrough innovation that delivers brand and business growth.
Tammy’s innate inquisitiveness and passion for getting it right give her the ability to collaborate with clients, guide with strategic insight, and translate brands into engaging, seamless experiences. A leader in brand development, information architecture, and communication systems, Tammy cuts through the clutter to pinpoint what’s most relevant.
Leveraging almost 20 years of experience as a strategist and 10 years as a researcher and professor, Carla uncovers truths to help brands connect to their audiences. Innately curious, Carla enjoys being a collaborator and source of knowledge to help solve any challenge.
With 13 years of experience ranging from research to strategy to innovation, Maggie has spent her career building, guiding, and growing brands. As Senior Director of Strategy, Maggie uncovers insights to inspire creative, crafting simple solutions to inform a vision and imagine the future of brands.
Amy’s 18 years of experience leading a retail architecture team with a reputation for building interpersonal relationships and high attention to detail continues to fuel her passion for the retail industry.
David is a Creative Director that sees design as a catalyst to connect brands with their consumers. He illuminates each client’s voice through a powerful storytelling approach that captures shoppers’ attention and converts to sales. He uses his more than two decades of expertise to lead conceptual and stylistic direction for projects, guiding design solutions from concept through completion.
Todd is equally creative and strategic. He’s a trusted consultant who understands what it takes to drive successful campaigns that connect clients to their consumers. With nearly 20 years experience, Todd works tirelessly to uncover big ideas and bring them to life in the marketplace — all while aligning with business objectives.
With a rich history in big-box retail, Leah understands how to help brands stand out and motivate customers to take action. A strong work ethic and creative ingenuity help her guide and grow a widely diverse and collaborative creative team, from initial concepts through final implementation.
Kathy creates unique spaces within every environment she touches. As a creative director with 20 years of global design expertise, she breathes new life into client projects, solving problems with the experience as the focus. Her creativity, collaboration, and forward thinking are unmatched, enabling her to deliver designs that perfectly match client needs.
Brandon has been actively involved with the design, brand, and retail community for over 20 years, taking proactive and evolving roles in this rapidly changing industry. He has a unique perspective on design as a whole and strives to create an aesthetically balanced project that works seamlessly with the customer journey.
A former journalism and anthropology major, Ashley’s job is telling stories. As Director of Strategy, Ashley specializes in studying user, consumer, and shopper behavior; translating research findings into insights; and turning insights into strategies that lead to transformative 2D and 3D design.
Bobby is a veteran of the .com era and has extensive experience in the field of new media advertising. As BRR's Interactive Director, he utilizes his proficiency in front-end markup along with a thorough understanding of best practices and industry standards to guide interactive development projects to suit specific client operational needs and business goals.
As Director of Client Services, Kristen fosters client lead and manages client relationships while partnering with cross-functional teams to build and deliver on innovative, strategic, and thoughtful work. With a passion for cultivating relationships, collaborating with teams, and big-picture thinking, Kristen brings more than 10 years of traditional, digital, and retail experience to Big Red Rooster.
Thomas brings big ideas, innovative thinking, and a passion for business growth to every opportunity. Partnering with the worlds leading brands, Thomas helps clients identify challenges, create solutions, and drive growth. As the client champion, Thomas ensures the wants and needs of his client’s business are always top of mind.
Stefanie is a practiced marketing communications lead with a proven history of success in the design industry. She drives and builds awareness for Big Red Rooster through a variety of paths including campaign and content development, public relations, events, and lead generation.