As president and creative director of erowe design, Adam Rowe has over 25 years experience as a brand strategist and corporate communications designer, serving many of San Diego’s premier organizations. He has built brands for Qualcomm, Sempra Energy, UCSD Healthcare and Medical Center. He has also worked with major national brands including Hewlett-Packard, Sony, Timberland and Target.
From 1996 to 2001 Adam worked as creative director and brand strategist for Qualcomm, the leader of next generation mobile technologies. Adam was instrumental in the creation and launch of their brand across multi-national boundaries. He has also created award-winning work for many of the region’s top design firms, including Goss Keller Martinez and Mentus.
Adam specializes in creating unique, visually stunning designs that draw attention and drive business success. He has worked closely with multiple in-house marketing teams as a strategic partner to help meet goals and business objectives. His expertise covers the full-spectrum of design services: strategic brand development, fully integrated marketing and digital media campaigns—including web, SEO, email marketing and direct mail. erowe design’s extensive services also include: corporate communications, annual reports, capabilities brochures, advertising, retail, packaging and environmental design.
Locally, Adam has served for the past 20 years on the board of AIGA, the professional association for design. Adam’s work has been selected for inclusion in the industry’s most renowned publications and shows and has received numerous awards.
Kevin Keller is the business development director and a partner of Keller+Rowe, a Rancho Santa Fe, California based marketing communications and external relations consulting firm. Keller+Rowe specializes in helping organizations develop effective marketing communications, drive profitable business growth and develop strategies for fundraising, as well as Board of Director's development, with a far-reaching Rolodex of influential individuals for non-profit institutions.
Throughout his 30+ year senior sales and art director career, Kevin has successfully built a broad array of marketing communications programs for companies ranging from startups to Fortune 500s.
From 1987 to 2001, Kevin served as the founding partner and CEO of Goss Keller Martinez, a San Diego firm specializing in corporate communications and publication design. Under his leadership, GKM became an industry leader working with consumer and technology clients including Pacific Life Insurance Company, Ford Motor Company, Leica plc and The Salk Institute.
Mr. Keller has served on a number of community and corporate boards, including the advisory board of Crossflo Systems, a software data sharing platform for mission-critical information systems used by first responder, justice and intelligence agencies. Currently, Kevin is on the board of Freedom Is Not Free, a non-profit organization which aids wounded service members, their families and the families of the fatally wounded. Additionally, he serves on the advisory board of United Through Reading, a non-profit organization that encourages parents to read aloud with children to strengthen family relationships.