Co-Founder | Copywriting & Strategy

A graduate of Columbia University with additional professional certificates in Culinary Arts and Holistic Nutrition, Carly’s career has spanned the fields of editorial, marketing and branded content. Previous in-house roles have included content management and creative direction for the Institute of Culinary Education (ICE), Chef Daniel Boulud - The Dinex Group and food product design firm W&P. From copywriting to creative direction, Carly excels at guiding clients through the brand identity process, translating core values and marketing objectives into strategic, multi-channel storytelling.

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Co-Founder | Design & Photography

A graduate of Parsons, The New School for Design, Lauren worked in the design departments of AvroKo and Ceci New York before relocating to Colorado, where she served as the Brand Manager for Richard Sandoval Restaurants for three years. Since launching Cognoscenti Creative, Lauren has continued to work with numerous artisanal and hospitality businesses, and she was also honored to be accepted into Collective Quarterly's 2018 Chico Portfolio Showcase. Her dual talents in graphics and still images make her an exceptional resource for brands seeking a coherent visual strategy.

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