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Code and Theory

Code and Theory

Code and Theory is an independently-owned and creatively-led agency that creates products, content, and campaigns across physical and digital worlds. Through Brand, Product, and Industrial Design, the agency helps clients innovate in a digital-first world. Code and Theory is known for helping redefine media with clients like Bloomberg, Los Angeles Times, Vogue, and Mashable, and enabling brands like Maybelline New York and Burger King better connect with new and existing consumers.

Founded in New York in late 2001 by Brandon Ralph and Dan Gardner, the agency is headquartered in SoHo, with additional offices in San Francisco, London, Manila, and Atlanta.

Headquarters: 575 Broadway, 5th Floor, New York, United States
+ Offices in

30 Maiden Ln., Suite 550, San Francisco, California, United States

206 Netil House, 1 Westgate Street, London, United Kingdom

UNIT 10-C, JMT Corporate Condominium, ADB Ave., Pasig City, Metro Manila, Philippines

Tel: +1 212-358-0717


Clients: L’Oreal, Burger King, Comcast, Bloomberg, New York State, Guggenheim Partners, Hearst Corporation, NBCUniversal, Vogue.



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Services: Brand Design (Advertising & Campaigns, Social Strategy, Community Management, Influencer Programs, Editorial Content, Film & Video Production, Branding / Identity, Branded Entertainment), Product design (Responsive Websites, e-Commerce, Mobile Sites and Apps, Digital Out-Of-Home, Interface Design, Packaging Design, Industrial Design, Research & Analytics) Agency Wide (Digital Brand Visions, Strategic & Product Roadmaps, Reinvention Workshops, Research & Insights, User Testing, Analytics)

Articles and Profiles:
Dan Gardner, Code and Theory Co-Founder/Co-CEO:
“Our strong understanding of content development, distribution, and consumption is a significant differentiator”

Matthieu Mingasson, Code and Theory Group Director of Product:
“We are only limited by our creativity”