our growing team at ipseity, LLC will surely prove invaluable in your ipseity design!

Alena w. Holmes - Principal

Both an interior designer and architect, specializing in cultural anthropology and graphic design; Alena transcends both language and cultural barriers in her work. Her professional career began with her 2007 lecture on personal branding and effective graphic communication, and led to a professional specialty in branded environments. She is experienced in personal branding, start-ups, concept refreshes and franchise development. Alena creates value through improved operational efficiency, proven financial results and thriving environments.

Alena draws from her experience as a design professional, art & design education and over a decade working various roles in restaurants, retail and hotels to create an ultimate visual kinetics™ experience in every project.

Alena employs a uniquely holistic design approach, tailoring her process to each client’s needs with freshness, creativity, intelligence, cultural awareness and industry knowledge. Her professional experience and specialized proficiencies distinctly qualifies ipseity, LLC to address both your personal and business development goals.

Emily Sides - Senior Project Manager

Emily brings to the design process an expertise in social media management and strategic marketing. She has developed a career of optimizing social media for Fortune 500 companies, adding immense value to their success and growth. Emily understands that your brand is your voice and strives for all clients, large or small, to be heard and understood.

Born and raised in the midwest, she studied art history and marketing at the University Cincinnati and brings a love of design and strategic thinking to every project. Emily is known for bringing a positive energy and creative approach your branding campaign.