TouchDown Agency is a branding consultancy. We help our clients build their brands from the inside out. We use strategy from beginning to end to solve our clients’ problems.

We were designed from the ground up to make digital and print products and services that can singlehandedly define a great brand. In our experience, the most energizing and transformative business ideas often materialize during the hard work of iterative design and development.


Our process is highly collaborative. We become partners with our clients. One team working together with a common goal in mind.

We believe that by rapid prototyping, we are able to provide a quick turnaround without sacrificing the quality of the final product.

By servicing a broad range of clients, from start-ups and non-profits to Fortune® 500 companies, we have a great understanding of a wide range of industries.



Brand Positioning

User Experience Strategy

Company Naming

Logo & Identity Design

Copywriting & Messaging

UX Design

Web & Mobile Design

Web Development

Packaging Design

Print Design

Art Direction & Photography

Video & Motion Graphics

Interiors Consulting


Marketing Consulting

Social Media




Thaddaeus Washington


Thaddaeus drives the strategic vision and growth for TouchDown, evangelizing the promise of creating brands that score. As CEO he brings a unique blend of business acumen, technology prowess and high-level commitment to client relationships. Every day he works hard to ensure the agency delivers exceptional brand experiences (the work), exceptional client experiences and exceptional employee experiences. An accomplished musician (guitar), studied Music Performance at the Bowling Green State University. Thaddaeus now has 6 years experience in advertising and branding, including work for Tim Hortons and MetroPCS.


Darrell Sheares, Jr.


Darrell oversees design and branding across all client engagements. His day-to-day involves collaboratively working with business leaders to evolve their brand experiences, interactive marketing strategy and products through key insights, strategy, design, and technology. He started graphic designing while in high school freelancing for a variety of small clients. Prior to co-founding TouchDown, Darrell studied Advertising and Graphic Design at Columbus College of Art & Design (CCAD). Since the start of TouchDown he has worked on successful projects for MetroPCS, Tim Hortons, and more.


At TouchDown Agency, you’ll create successful products and services for some of the smartest organizations in the world, alongside people whose work you respect and whose company you enjoy. Ready? We’re saving you a place.


All levels.

Send your portfolio, pdf or relevant links for us to review. We’re looking for strong designers, art directors and CDs with an emphasis on user-driven design, conceptual thinking and solid design theory. You’ll work directly with Darrell Sheares and Thaddaeus Washington — no middle management here.


Front-end Developer

All levels.

Send code samples, GitHub, relevant links, resume or linkedIn profile. Be part of a healthy, rational process where engineers drive design from the first day of the project with concepting, prototyping and writing production-quality code. Extra points if you have experience with native mobile development, webGL  and are not afraid of those MVC frameworks.