Might & Main is a branding and design firm located in the historic city of Portland, Maine. With a passion for process, we specialize in client-focused work that is cohesive, well considered, and on-point. We create identities from scratch, breathe new life into existing brands, and work with established companies to build on their valuable equity.
Might & Main’s ethos is built upon a commitment and dedication to strategy and craft. Beautiful, well-executed, and elegant design is our hallmark, but in-depth and attentive research is our secret, as we analyze brands and thoughtfully develop all the experiences around them—whether digitally, on paper, or in the environment.
Sean Wilkinson, Principal
Sean is a graduate of the Maine College of Art and his design work of ten years (with agencies and as a freelancer) includes art direction and design for projects ranging from local musicians’ albums to large ski resort branding and environmental design. Sean also serves as Co-President of AIGA Maine and is an adjunct professor at Maine College of Art.
Arielle Walrath, Principal
Arielle is a web and print designer and illustrator who has worked in the design field for over fifteen years: as an Instructional Design Assistant at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf; as principal in a small, award-winning animation and design studio, in the creative department at L.L. Bean, and as a freelancer creating print and web design for a huge variety of local brands and agencies. She also serves as Co-President for the Maine chapter of AIGA.
Morgan DiPietro, Print and Interactive Designer
Morgan is a Maine native and 2011 graduate of the Maine College of Art. Before attending MECA, Morgan earned a BFA in business communication from Bentley University where she was a scholarship athlete on the women’s basketball team. In addition to creating collateral and award-winning window displays for MECA, she has worked as a designer at Whole Foods and for nationally-known pattern designer, Angela Adams. Her type-based design was the 2011 winner of Geary’s Brewing Company's annual packaging design competition.
Graeme Chamberlain Kennedy, Production Manager
As production manager, Graeme oversees project execution and day-to-day agency operations, manages staff and resources, and services client accounts. He brings ten years experience to the role, as a production assistant at GQ magazine and as the merchandising and social media manager at Rogues Gallery. Graeme is also an award winning musician (2005 CMJ ‘Best of NYC’ selection and 2010 ‘Best Electronic Act’ by the Portland Phoenix) and founder of MKST Music, a local record label.
Sarah McLean, Design Intern
A design student at Maine College of Art, by way of Ringling College of Art and Design, Sarah is a standout of her class and has been a great addition at Might & Main. Sarah came aboard in the spring of 2013 as one of the first interns at the agency. She assists the design team in concepting, execution, and research, while bringing enthusiasm to learning the ropes at the office.
Might & Main clients are passionate about their brands; in everything they do, they try to give their customers a truly unique experience. They know their business inside and out, and are inspired by it every day.
Might & Main clients trust and want to participate in the creative process. They love critical review and measurable results, and the occasional “happy accident.” They are visionary leaders who need a little guidance in bringing their dreams to fruition.
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