We Design what is seen

To help you feel what is unseen


A Modern Solutions Studio

For over two decades this unique consortium of story strategists, designers, interior architects and interactive media savants have transformed the responsive environments of some of America’s favorite places.

Modern Solutions for Real Stories.

Signature Providers of

  • Facility Storytelling & Exhibit Architecture
  • Content Development & Programming
  • Interactive Media Exhibit Development
  • Production Management & Material Specification
  • Graphic Brand Architecture
  • Space Planning & Copywriting
  • Senior Project Management
  • Construction Administration
  • Industrial & Interior Design
  • UX/UI Design & Testing
  • Digital Media Procurement & Specification Writing
  • Training

Sharing a Passion for Dynamic Environments

ZEBRADOG Founder and Creative Director Mark Schmitz has been delivering inspirational Keynote messages for over 15 years. His “Passion of Dynamic Environments” is a call for transformation, authenticity and integrity in design. Hundreds of people in over fifty organizations throughout the country have been inspired by his stories and words.

Get him on your agenda to inspire designers everywhere.
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Recent Talks

  • Innovation & Entrepreneurship Competition
    Madison, WI
  • American Institute of Architects (AIA)
    North Carolina
  • American Institute of Architects (AIA)
  • American Institute of Architects (AIA)
  • Taliesin West - Distinguished Lecturer
    Scottsdale AZ
  • Taliesin East - Distinguished Lecturer
    Spring Green, WI
  • International Interior Design Association
    Madison, WI
  • International Interior Design Association
    Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Society of Environmental Graphic Design
    Las Vegas, NV
  • Herman Miller: Regional Sales Meeting
    Nashville, TN
  • Herman Miller: Regional Sales Meeting
    Minneapolis, MN
  • Governor’s Forum on Downtown Revitalization
    Madison, WI
  • Wisconsin Entrepreneur’s Council
    Milwaukee WI
  • Entrepreneurialism in Design - UW Business School
    Madison, WI
  • Graduate School of Business Marketing UW Business School
    Madison, WI
  • National Council for Marketing and Public Relations
    Las Vegas, NV
  • National Association of Collegiate Athletic Directors
    Las Vegas, NV
  • National Association of Collegiate Auxiliary Services
    Orlando, FL
  • RevolutionEHR - National Sales Conference
    Madison, WI

Kenneth Casper

Architectural Exhibit Designer

Heidi Tune

Producer/Interior Designer

Erin Rago

Producer/Interior Designer

Holly Burns

Senior Producer

Caroline Altfeather

Producer/Interior Designer

Erik Gannon

Architectural Exhibit Designer

Amy Beyler

Design Director

Michele Knueppel

Financial Manager

Dave Babler


Kathryn Kloehn

Designer/Content Strategist

Mark Schmitz


Emily Jeanpierre

Studio Manager / Junior Producer

Chris Moore

Vice President/New Media Director

Eric Holmer

Design/Media Strategist

Eric Marty

Production/Install Manager

Matt Schuh

Junior Developer

Mickey Olsen

Production Design Coordinator


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