Our story.

In the coffee world, crema is the delicious golden layer of an espresso shot that indicates freshness, skill, & quality. George Brooks and Dan Linhart started Crema in 2009, brewing the then-new world of user experience design with a passion to build teams that do amazing work together. Nearly 10 years later, Crema is a digital product studio that’s like the golden layer of digital product development with multiple product teams made up of strategy, design, and development experts. These teams help clients validate concepts & deliver solutions to generate confidence & accelerate business impact.

Founders of Crema

The people.

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Dan Linhart

Co-Founder / COO

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George Brooks

Co-Founder / CEO

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Alexa Huston

Business Development Strategist

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Alison Renfro

Product Manager

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Andrew Watson

Application Developer

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Ashley Holbrook

Test Engineer

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Aubrey Illig

Product Designer

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Blake Tarter

Application Developer

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CK Hicks

Lead Architect

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Courtney Johnston von Nieda

Senior Test Engineer

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Deric Mendez

Application Developer

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Gabby Brotherton

Marketing Specialist

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Gabi Dombrowski

Application Developer

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Hai Chen

Product Strategist

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Joel Schuman

Application Developer

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Justin Mertes

Product Manager

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Kiley Adams

Application Developer Apprentice

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Landon Young

Product Strategist

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Larissa McCarty

Content Specialist

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Laura Artman

Office Manager

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Luiz Chagas

Application Developer

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Mandy Tadros

Application Developer

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Mary Carnes

Junior Product Designer

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Matt Cole

VP of Engineering

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Michael Luchen

Senior Product Manager

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Nate Olson

Director of Sales & Marketing

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Neal Dyrkacz

Application Developer

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Nicholas Suddarth

Product Strategist

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Pamela Porto

Product Designer

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Rob LaFeve

Lead Architect

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Scotty Moon

Mobile Developer

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Sean Connolly

Product Designer

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Stef Enger

Office Hospitality Coordinator

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Trevor Brixey

Application Developer

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Tucker Sauer-Pivonka

Director of Product Management

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Tyler Hilker

Director of Strategy & Design

We're hiring. 
Join our team.

Results based culture, competitive benefits, ongoing learning, and in the heart of Kansas City. We’re growing, so come on board!

We don't just write values.
We live by them.

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Results-based

We desire to build product experiences that move people, solve problems for our clients, and ultimately create measurable value for the customers they serve.

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Collaboration

We believe that a truly great product experience is only as good as the team that creates it. We become an extension of your team and you become an extension of ours.

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Generosity

We desire to be generous with our time, talents, and efforts to get the right things done for the good of others.

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Trust

Our team works to earn the trust of our clients and vendors. We don’t take it lightly. At the end of the day, we want to lead our clients to the best possible outcome for their business.

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Constant Improvement

We constantly work to improve ourselves, our product experiences, and our company.