What makes a Curmudgeon?


Curmudgeon Group offers over 30 years combined experience in service and concept design, advertising, experiential marketing and brand activation, creative strategy and direction, ideation, production, editorial, digital, education, the non-profit sector and the performing arts.  Our experience ranges from work throughout the U.S. to Asia, Central and Latin America.  


We take risks. We face challenges head on. We greet the day excited about solving problems and finding creative ways to make the world a better, more connected and inspired place. We are artists, marketers, designers, and strategists who know the value of collaboration and teamwork. We say yes when others say no. We surpass expectations with a passion for thinking outside the box.  



josie elizabeth davis

owner + chief creative director
outside the office:  plants, skis, mountains, bikes, prairie gardens, passport stamps, fine dining, messy bbq, the perfect cocktail, museums, home depot, pianos, the opera, the blues.




whitney stanton

social marketing strategist
outside the office:  warm weather, good reads, crosswords, thrift stores, year round iced tea, happy hour, lake walks.  



Bob Ryan, Shields Meneley Partners

PJ Bickett, IBM

Irenie Poitras, IBM

Mitch Gordon, Mitch Gordon Creative

Swep Davis, Greater Yellowstone Coalition


Think you have what it takes to work with Curmudgeon Group? We’re always looking for new talent. If you don’t see a position listed here, don’t fear - send your resume and a brief cover letter to hello@curmudgeongroup.co and we’ll be in touch.