Housey Designs is the professional, personable, and prestigious creative agency focused on the elevation of brand identity. We provide a personalized design services to enhance your customer's experience, deepen the brand relationship, and create an emotional connection.
The Housey Designs team specializes in product design, packaging, branding, and social media management. We understand the functions of our deliverables and give every aspect of design a purpose to produce quantitative results. Founded in 2017, our senior designers, Emily Housey CEO and Delaney Barnicle President of Design and Branding, work towards one goal, to create beyond your vision.
Everything we create has a purpose. We construct our designs specifically to benefit your brand as a whole and to fulfill your goals.
We see design as a language that all can understand, few can speak, and we master. Design is complex and can communicate more than words, provoke emotions, and create a deep connection between brand and consumer.
Housey Designs translates your values and foundation of who you and your company are to an emotional level. We do this based on the research that 60% - 90% of decisions are made based on emotion.
Our clients are our inspiration. Influential branding and design cannot be created through formal business communication and operation. That is why we focus on building a personable relationship with each of our clients to fully understand their passion and purpose to be our source of inspiration and creativity.
“There are three responses to a piece of design — yes, no, and WOW! Wow is the one to aim for.” - Milton Glaser. We design results. Understanding the purpose of our deliverables and giving every aspect of design a purpose that can be translated into quantitative data.
is our definition of design?
The Penthouse floor is for the elite and that is where our exec team belongs. Housey Designs is operated by three strong, determined, and professional women. Our mission is for your brand to reach its full potential. Other agencies design, but we design Empires.
Passion creates talent. The penthouse is the top team because we created an environment from a creatively stimulating culture that encourages ideas and acknowledges the little things. The penthouse prioritizes the values of trust, collaboration, communication, innovation, going the extra mile, encouraging, and pushing each other when working with working. We love what we do and we are pretty-damn good at it.
CEO & Founder
Since founding Housey Designs in 2017, Emily grew the business while being a full time college student at the University of Missouri. She graduated with a degree in Journalism Strategic Communication with an Art Direction. Housey Designs evolved from creating customized paintings and shotskis into a design agency after Emily found her passion for brand strategy and design. .
President of Branding & Design
Originally from Kansas City, Delaney joined Housey Designs in 2019 as the lead graphic designer. She perfectly compliments Emily’s skill set by leading majority of social media management and packaging design projects while Emily focuses on brand strategy. Some of her passions include traveling, fashion, meeting new people and, of course, design. One of Delaney’s greatest joys in life is being able to have a positive impact on others through her work. She believes there is no greater feeling than knowing her creations can make someone’s life easier or bring a little bit of sunshine into their day.
Lauren graduated from the University of Missouri degree Health Science with an emphasis in wellness, a minor in Psychology, and a Multicultural Certificate. Since meeting Emily back in 2017, she has been inspired by her passion for Housey Designs and wanted to be apart of it. While Emily and Delaney take the creative front, Lauren leads the Housey sales internship program with multiple Universities and is responsible for the agency restructuring in preparation for the Chicago transition in 2022.
Learn as much as possible
Act like a boss, talk like a friend
Do everything with a purpose
Go the extra mile
Validate all ideas
What is it like working at Housey Designs?
"Housey Designs is one of the best things I have ever had the opportunity to be a part of. Not only have I been able to grow my portfolio tremendously before graduating college, but I have also been able to work alongside some of the most passionate, driven and talented people I have ever met. Seeing this company grow into something so impactful and Emily Housey’s love and support for each member of our team is something I will never take for granted; I am confident it will only continue to grow from here!“
"Housey designs to me means being able to be creative and analytical with amazing females that have the same mindset as me. It has built me a little home away from home and I’m so thankful for this opportunity.”