About Us

Cake is a Graphic, Digital, Experience, and Creative Design Company dedicated to Success.

We are Located in Tempe, AZ but work from far reaches of the universe. From those who play within our walls to those who play remotely, our work is pure and done with love and dedication. Your happiness and success is our main priority. We believe in doing good, and being exemplary human beings and partners.

We believe in Design as a world-changing force and never lose track of the consequences of our work. We look forward to meeting you.

BRANDING

WEB

ART DIRECTION

EVENT GRAPHICS

DIGITAL MARKETING

IDEATION

Our Team

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German Wegbrait

Main Muffin

First and foremost I try to inspire the team to do the best job we can. Creative Direction, Operational management, Design, Art Direction, Humor

MY PREP TIME
  • Leadership associate degree from the Hebrew university
  • BFA in Fine Arts and a Minor in Art History
  • BFA in Graphic Design
  • 20 years of experience working on creative fields
PASSIONS

My Family, Learning, Nature, Singing and Playing Guitar, Soccer, My friends, Helping people out

FAVORITE DESSERT

Ice Cream

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Juan Pence

Website developer and UI/UX designer, Technical SEO. PTM

Front-end: jQuery, CSS, SASS, PHP, HTML. Technical SEO. Project Technical Management

MY PREP TIME

I come from a coding background, that shifted to the visual portion of digital projects diving deep in user interface and experience design. Been a key part in a website strategy plan, living between the 2 main worlds in the production process, acting as the main translator and supervisor for optimal performance and UX.

Created my first website 20 yr ago, when having internet was not that common. Felt in love with the online world, have been learning ever since.

PASSIONS

Basketball, Woodworking, Barbacue

FAVORITE DESSERT

Mollejita

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Todd Hedgpeth

Leavening Agent

A California native, Todd received his BFA in graphic design from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. He began his design career at Landor Associates in San Francisco before moving on to several boutique agencies. In 2001 he returned to the Academy of Art only this time as an instructor in the school of Graphic Design. Todd now resides in San Diego, California. He joined Team Cake in 2021. Todd’s work has been recognized by The International Web Design Awards, The Davies, The American Graphic Design Awards, Critique Magazine, Graphis, W3, The Western Art Directors Club and The Webbys.

MY PREP TIME

Over the course of his 20+ year career, Todd has worked in digital and full-service creative environments developing brands and creating visual aesthetics, and graphic design contributions for a wide variety of B2C and B2B brands. He understands branding and has broad creative and management experience, taking a strategic approach to problems and getting to know a client’s business thoroughly in order to best help them. Todd also understands team interaction and the roles of team members, and is especially adept at fostering communication and cohesion in collaborative environments.

PASSIONS

Music, Concerts, Books, Magazines, Photography, Foreign Films, Food, Wine, Cocktails, Cooking, Entertaining, Fashion, Modern Art, Gardening

FAVORITE DESSERT

Strudel

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Mihaela Puscau

Projects Coordinator

Retail banking customer service, back office accounts payables and receivables, project management

MY PREP TIME

Degree in Science from Carrington College

PASSIONS

Travel, Music, Art, Cooking and Baking

FAVORITE DESSERT

Too many to list, I'll say cannoli

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Nicolás Barrios Cabrera

Graphic Designer

Ilustrator, Photoshop, Indesign, Adobe XD, After Efects, Cinema 4D

MY PREP TIME
  • Graphic Designer, Universidad de la Empresa, Montevideo
  • Model 3D, FX Animation, Barcelona
PASSIONS

Create things

FAVORITE DESSERT

Maria cookies with dulce de leche

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Ethan Rogers

Binding Agent

Front End Development, SEO, Content Strategy, Project Management

MY PREP TIME

After spending some years managing restaurants, Ethan studied full-stack web development at the University of North Carolina: Charlotte. He is HubSpot certified in SEO and content strategy and has years of experience with WordPress and managing clients.

PASSIONS

Marketing, Snowboading & Wakeboarding

FAVORITE DESSERT

Peanut M&Ms!

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Gabriel Alvez

Back-End Developer

HTML, CSS, Javascript, Node.js, jQuery, Ajax, PHP, Python, MySQL, PostgreSQL, WordPress, GitHub.

MY PREP TIME

Started studying IT in 2010 while on ETSR Technical High School in my hometown, that’s where I had my first exposure with programming languages.
After finishing school in 2013 I began working in local and international projects professionally, learning mostly on the web with a focus on PHP and WordPress.

In 2019 I began broadening my knowledge in IT after joining the university in UTEC (Uruguay Techn University) where I’m studying microcontrollers.

PASSIONS

Music, Reading, Nature & Cosmology

FAVORITE DESSERT

Iced Cappuccino

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Matías Bravo

Front-End Developer

HTML, CSS, SASS, Javascript, PHP, JQuery, MySQL, WordPress, GIT, VBA, MS Access.

MY PREP TIME

In 2008 Matías graduated as a Biochemist at the National University of the South, in Bahía Blanca, Argentina. During his PhD he ventured into bash development using molecular modeling software. Later, while working in a clinical analysis laboratory, he developed a Laboratory Information System (LIS) that is currently being used in more than 20 laboratories in Argentina. In 2018 he began to study web development and at the beginning of 2020 he decided to change the profession of biochemistry to dedicate himself exclusively to his vocation, which is programming.

PASSIONS

Chess, Piano, Sports, Science Fiction Movies, Classical Music

FAVORITE DESSERT

Tiramisú