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We are a team of strategists, engineers, and designers.

Established in 2008. 42 employees in Boston, NYC, and elsewhere.

  • Jess Landre

    Jess Landre

    Project Management Director

  • Kim Miller

    Kim Miller

    Principal

  • Lizzie Callen

    Lizzie Callen

    Design

  • Andy Rader

    Andy Rader

    Design

  • Allie Castro

    Allie Castro

    Project Manager

  • Vanessa Scopino

    Vanessa Scopino

    Business Development Director

  • Mike Swartz

    Mike Swartz

    Principal

  • Caitlin Wang

    Caitlin Wang

    Technology

  • Keri O’Brian

    Keri O'Brian

    Design

  • Scott Batson

    Scott Batson

    Technology

  • Charlie Hoey

    Charlie Hoey

    Technology

  • Molly Butterfoss

    Molly Butterfoss

    Design

  • Abby Conway

    Abby Conway

    Content Strategy

  • Emma Gardner

    Emma Gardner

    Technology

  • Josh Pensky

    Josh Pensky

    Technology

  • Laura Staugaitis

    Laura Staugaitis

    Accounts Director

  • Qusai Akoud

    Qusai Akoud

    Design

  • Mike Burns

    Mike Burns

    Principal

  • Owobu Ijewere

    Owobu Ijewere

    Design

  • Michael Pelletier

    Michael Pelletier

    Technology

  • Holly Copeland

    Holly Copeland

    Design

  • Tito Bottitta

    Tito Bottitta

    Principal

  • Regis Biron

    Regis Biron

    Design

  • Scott Dasse

    Scott Dasse

    Principal

  • James Muspratt

    James Muspratt

    Design

  • Nathan Hass

    Nathan Hass

    Design

  • Stephanie Lee

    Stephanie Lee

    Design

  • Benson Cheng

    Benson Cheng

    Design

  • Britt Dalton

    Britt Dalton

    Product Manager

  • Jared Novack

    Jared Novack

    Principal

  • Gino Jacob

    Gino Jacob

    Technology

  • Caroline Mead

    Caroline Mead

    Director of Product & Production

  • Beatrice Huang

    Bea Huang

    Technology

Our Story

Upstatement was born in the newsrooms of The New York Times and The Boston Globe, which makes us different among digital product studios. We’re the only one operating at the intersection of storytelling, design, and engineering.

Since we don’t come from a typical agency background, Upstatement doesn’t look like your typical studio. Our team is filled with curious, versatile designers and engineers who participate across the entire process: Designers develop. Engineers sketch. Everyone contributes to creative concepts (because the best work comes from diverse teams).

Our cross-disciplinary teams have a track record for digital innovation — including “one of the key moments in media design history.” Upstatement launched the first mainstream responsive website, proving it could be done at scale and paving the way for a ubiquitous technology. Since then, we’ve shipped software that millions of people use every day to stay informed, apply to college, chat about books, and much more.

There’s a theme in our work: We choose ethical partners who align with our values. Our favorite projects propel meaningful change, like ending gun violence, championing diversity, giving immigrants a fair shake, and greening the planet. All unified by strong stories and the desire to make a positive impact.

A group photo of most of the Upstatement employees.

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