Vin is a full-service creative agency and brand consultancy focused on the wine industry. From brand inception to websites, packaging, and print design, we can help communicate your brand to the world.


Our approach is collaborative. We listen to your goals and dreams, and then create the best plan to accomplish them. We partner with clients to understand your brand insights, and then leverage those to deliver distinctive, customized designs expressing your brand's personality.


First we listen to you. We learn about your company and business goals through questionnaires, collaborative discussions, and research. Through this collaboration, we seek to uncover unique brand insights that will guide and inspire the design process.


Based on your brand insights, we strategize about the best plan and approach to meet your goals. Each project is crafted to capture our brand insights, design objectives, and project specifications.


We are hands-on professionals, providing technical expertise and detail-oriented project management to ensure that your projects are delivered on schedule and within budget. Above all, we are committed to exceeding client expectations.


Jon Krauss
Creative Director

Jon has over 14 years of experience in art direction, identity branding, graphic design, and web development. His diverse client roster includes over 75 wineries, and non-winery clients including Yale School of Medicine, The Seattle Times, and MSN. Based in Portland, OR USA, Jon brings a fresh perspective to the wine world.

Brandon Sparks-Gillis
Strategic Director

Brandon is the winemaker at Dragonette Cellars, based in the Santa Ynez Valley of Santa Barbara County California. He has worked and studied with some of the finest wineries and retailers in the world. His extensive experience at many levels of the wine business provides an in-depth insider perspective to the world of wine.