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About us

We pride ourselves on combining strategic rigor and business acumen with the finest in visual design and aesthetics.

We work with founders and creative leaders from a wide range of industries, focusing on close collaboration and thoughtful iteration, always keeping our clients’ target audiences in mind as we co-create engaging brand experiences.

ABOUT OUR FOUNDER


ABOUT OUR FOUNDER


Chris Gorges is the founder and CEO of Thompson & Prince. Chris is an entrepreneur and experienced business and branding strategist, focusing on brand, digital, and growth strategy across a wide range of clientele, ranging from bootstrapped pre-revenue startups to Fortune 500 companies and US government agencies.

Before founding Thompson & Prince, he was a Managing Director at Infinia Group, where he led Infinia Ventures (dba Rocketure 2015 – 2017), a brand strategy and design practice dedicated to serving the NYC startup ecosystem. Chris has also spent time at top-tier creative agencies including Havas Worldwide, Droga5, and CHI&Partners, as well as management consultancies Booz Allen Hamilton and IBM Global Business Services.

Chris is active in the New York City startup and agency ecosystem, serving as a mentor and advisor for a number of organizations, including Galvanize, WeWork Labs, XRC Labs, RetailXelerator, VentureOut, and Quake Capital. He holds an MBA from the full-time program at the NYU Stern School of Business and an undergraduate business degree from UNC-Chapel Hill’s Kenan-Flagler Business School.

Chris Gorges is the founder and CEO of Thompson & Prince. Chris is an entrepreneur and experienced business and branding strategist, focusing on brand, digital, and growth strategy across a wide range of clientele, ranging from bootstrapped pre-revenue startups to Fortune 500 companies and US government agencies.

Before founding Thompson & Prince, he was a Managing Director at Infinia Group, where he led Infinia Ventures (dba Rocketure 2015 – 2017), a brand strategy and design practice dedicated to serving the NYC startup ecosystem. Chris has also spent time at top-tier creative agencies including Havas Worldwide, Droga5, and CHI&Partners, as well as management consultancies Booz Allen Hamilton and IBM Global Business Services.

Chris is active in the New York City startup and agency ecosystem, serving as a mentor and advisor for a number of organizations, including Galvanize, WeWork Labs, XRC Labs, RetailXelerator, VentureOut, and Quake Capital. He holds an MBA from the full-time program at the NYU Stern School of Business and an undergraduate business degree from UNC-Chapel Hill’s Kenan-Flagler Business School.

      

ABOUT OUR TEAM


ABOUT OUR TEAM


Thompson & Prince leverages an on-demand curated network of top-tier freelance designers, developers, and strategists from all over the United States.

Ranging from former agency founders to experienced creative directors, our team members are hand-selected for each client project based on background and fit.

CAPABILITIES


CAPABILITIES


Naming

With a mix of creativity and diligence, we help our clients lock down the perfect name for their products and businesses.

Brand Strategy

We help lay brand foundations for growth, from mission, vision, and values to product architecture and nomenclature.

Positioning & Messaging

We help our clients tell the world what exactly they do, articulating their unique stories across all media.

Logo & Visual Identity
We collaborate with our clients to craft clean, beautiful, and recognizable visual identities they can be proud of.
Brand/Style Guidelines
We package up our clients’ visual identities in easy-to-use documents to ensure their brands are always executed clearly and correctly.
Marketing Collateral/Presentations
From investor pitch decks to one-pagers to conference hand-outs, we create unique and on-brand takeaway documents for our clients’ investors, partners, and customers.
Website Design
We perform deep discovery, experience mapping, content strategy, and user interface design to create great digital experiences across all devices.
Website Development
We build and launch resilient website experiences across a wide range of content management systems and custom languages and platforms.

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