Dedicated, focused, human-centered

We are a talented strategic, creative, conceptual design team with the goal of creating positive human experiences.

Our Culture

We thrive on creativity and innovation, and we do this in a way that is respectful, dedicated, approachable, and reliable. Respect is the DNA of Surge Creates, and this is evidenced in our culture, in the way we treat one another and our clients. Emotional connection is our true value proposition. You’ll find us empathetic, humorous, quirky—but always humble and respectful.

Abdi Estrella

Procurement Manager

Abdiel Estrella

President and CEO

Britney Holsman

Senior Industrial Designer

Calvin Wong

Managing Director (Hong Kong)

Denise White

Senior Manager Product Safety & QA

Dillon Lacina

Senior Accountant

Francisco Rodriguez

Senior Accountant

George Lindmark

Senior Creative Designer

Gretchen Parker

VP Managing Director

Henry Endow

EVP, Product Safety and Quality Assurance

Jackie Gutierrez

Logistics Coordinator

Jennifer Estrella

Director of Program Management and Strategic Planning

Jim Engel

EVP Creative Services

Joe Thielmann III

CFO

Lauren Estrella

Account Manager

Linda Slowinski

Assistant VP of Operations

Liz Gollner

Senior Creative Designer

Lizette Herrera

Assistant Account Executive

Maria Chaure

Sr. Director of Operations

Matt Meyers

Sr. Director of Product Development

Pam Crain

EVP Marketing/Client Service

Silke Baumann

Logistics Manager

Todd Carlson

Director of Product Development

Walter Kocur

COO

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