Matthew Slagter '00
Owner, Creative Director
B.S. '00 (College of Design)
Alumni Association Member
Equakecreative is a strategic marketing and branding agency based in San Diego since 1999. They assist their partners by telling their incredible stories online. Their expertise has allowed them to work alongside many leading local and global brands.
10% off any service for U of MN alumni.
Born and raised in Minnesota with grit and persistence.
After graduating from the U, I moved west to California. For 22 years I have been living and working in California with a passion for assisting brands to tell their story through thoughtful visual design and creative intelligence.
I have led Design at Equakecreative since 2003. Equake builds amazing products for many incredible sports, lifestyle, and entertainment brands worldwide.
My specialties include Human Centered Design (IDEO), First Principles Thinking, Design leadership, UX and UI design, UX mapping, and product discovery research.
The brands I am fortunate to be working with are: NASCAR/Trevor Bayne, Wassermann, dozens of NFL, NBA, and NHL teams, Monster Energy SuperCross, Manchester City FC, Nutrition Science Initiative, The Arch Park Foundation, Qualtrics, The UPS Store, Stussy, Oakley, Taco Bell Foundation, Hyatt, IntraLink Communications, Aaron Chang.