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15 Years of Evolving Brands

Founded in 2004, Evolve Creative has delivered strategic website and branding solutions to businesses all over the world.

What makes Evolve Creative different? We focus on your business goals first, not the design. Who are you trying to sell to, what are their interests, what's your mission, who are your competitors, what's your plan to be an industry leader? We will give you a strategic marketing plan to make sure what we design has a purpose. The designs and website we develop will target the right audience and you will be able to measure the results of your investment.

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Since 2004 Evolve Creative has worked with over 150 clients. We make YOUR BRAND STAND OUT.



Sarah Hokuf

Sarah Hokuf
Founder/Creative Director

Sarah has 20 years experience in the Advertising industry. She has served clients through the process of designing, developing, deploying, and supporting web based solutions and marketing materials.

During her career Sarah has been a Senior Designer, Advertising Supervisor, a Senior Account Executive for the largest web development company in Minnesota—working in Manhattan to meet with large ad agencies, and the main web developer for design firms around the state.

Sarah grew up in Minneapolis but now lives in Bemidji with her husband Erik, owner of AirCorps Aviation, and her two children. They live in the woods on a lake-a great way to get away from technology and enjoy nature.

(218) 444-8327 Ext: 700


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Mychal Waldorf

Mychal Moe
Senior Designer

Mychal brings her artistic talent to every project. She has a passion for branding, package design, and developing brand systems. She also specializes in website design and UX. As an added bonus, Mychal also gets to tag-team on projects with her husband, Dan, on a regular basis.

Mychal originally hails from Minneapolis, MN.  She attended MSUM in Moorhead and recieved a Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design. After graduating she moved to Bemidji, in 2014, to start working at Evolve. After working her way up to Senior Designer, Mychal has since called Bemidji home, and continues to thrive at the creative challenges Evolve brings.

In her free time Mychal enjoys her second passion, baking, through her company Wheatless Wonders. When she is not busy in the kitchen baking, she loves to watch action movies, read, and go hiking.

(218) 444-8327 Ext: 701



Dan Moe
Lead Software Engineer

Dan is our Lead Developer, heading up projects all over the Stack!. We had to pry Dan away from his keyboard to get a biography out of him. "Front end, back end, middle...end? You bet'cha!", says Dan.

Dan is also our resident JavaScript ninja. You want to talk web? Dan has all the jargon! "REST APIs, Progressive Web Apps, Node, JSON, Isomorphic React? NOW you're speaking my language!", Dan continues.

Dan's interests outside of programming include: camping, fishing, archery, rock and roll, and exotic foods.

(218) 444-8327 Ext: 702



Aric McGriff
Front End Developer

Aric is a 'Jack of Most Trades' when it comes to bringing a website to life ranging from development to creating relationships with our clients.  As a Front End Developer, Aric also has a background in web design, UI/UX and has a love for creating custom interactions to set a client's website apart from the rest. As our resident Beaver Builder developer, Aric stays on the forefront of industry tools and techniques keeping our websites on the cutting edge.

Aric likes to spend his time developing custom interface frameworks, donating time to fan projects and playing some Magic the Gathering!

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Alexis Lien
Graphic Designer & Project Manager

Alexis is a talented Graphic Designer with over 7 years of experience in the print and digital world. She lives and breathes creative design solutions. Whether you need a logo, marketing material or promotional video created for your business, she can help bring your vision to life!

Alexis graduated from Bemidji State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Design Technology and currently resides in Bemidji with her husband and 2 year old son.

She enjoys living up north, spending time outdoors (no matter how hot or cold it is), visiting family and taking their dog on adventures.

(218) 444-8327 Ext: 703


Britt Inkel

Britt Inkel
Graphic Designer & Project Manager

Britt graduated from the University of Minnesota Duluth with a BFA in Graphic Design and headed for the open spaces of the West, spending time in northern Nevada living and working amongst miners and ranchers, and accumulating a broad experience in the publishing industry.

After working as a freelance designer from the road during a period of travel in Mexico and Canada, she moved to Bemidji in 2018 to focus and further her design career in an area of the country she is happy to once again call home. She brings with her seven years' experience in print and web design.

Britt grew up in International Falls and enjoys reading, traveling, photography, wintertime and being outdoors, tinkering, visiting family and adventuring with her husband. She's also a fellow cat lover like the rest of us!

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