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

BRANDING

Web

WEB

Art direction

ART DIRECTION

Event graphics

EVENT GRAPHICS

Digital marketing

DIGITAL MARKETING

Ideation

IDEATION

Our Team

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German Wegbrait

“Main Muffin”

Creative Director, Owner

RECIPE

With over 20 years of creative agency experience, German inspires the team to deliver the best work possible providing Creative Direction, Operational Management, Design & Art Direction and of course, Humor.

PREP TIME

German holds a Leadership Associate Degree from The Hebrew University, Jerusalem a BFA with a Major in Fine Arts and a Minor in Art History and a BFA in Graphic Design from The Academy of Art University, San Francisco.

INGREDIENTS

My Family, Learning, Nature, Singing and Playing Guitar, Soccer, My Friends, Helping People Out

FAVORITE DESSERT

Ice Cream

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Juan Pence

“Pastry Chef”

Head of Digital

RECIPE

With over 20 years of experience, Juan brings a unique perspective on website strategy planning engaging in not only the production process, but acting as the main translator and supervisor for optimal performance and UX.

PREP TIME

Juan comes from a coding background that eventually led to the visual portion of digital projects focusing on UX (user interface) and UX (user experience) design.

INGREDIENTS

Basketball, Woodworking, Barbeque

FAVORITE DESSERT

Mollejita

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Mihaela Puscau

“Hot Cookie”

Project Management / Coordinator

RECIPE

In addition to managing our client’s needs and expectations, Mihaela oversees all scheduling, budgets, retail banking customer service, back-office account payables and receivables.

PREP TIME

Mihaela holds a BA in Science from Carrington College, Meza.

INGREDIENTS

Travel, Music, Art, Cooking and Baking

FAVORITE DESSERT

Cannoli

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Nicolás Barrios Cabrera

“Taste Agent”

Senior Designer

RECIPE

Nico is our go to designer for all things Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Adobe XD, After Effects, Cinema 4D.

PREP TIME

Nico holds a degree in Graphic Design from The Universidad de la Empresa, Montevideo and a degree in 3D Modeling from FX Animation, Barcelona.

INGREDIENTS

Anything Creative

FAVORITE DESSERT

Maria Cookies with Dulce de Leche

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Gabriel Alvez

“Master Baker”

Back End Developer

RECIPE

Gabriel’s brings a host of skill sets to our client projects. He is well versed in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Node.js, jQuery, Ajax, PHP, Python, MySQL, PostgreSQL, WordPress, and GitHub.

PREP TIME

After studying IT in 2010 while on ETSR Technical High School, Gabriel had his first exposure with programming languages. After finishing school in 2013 he began working on local and international projects professionally, learning mostly on the web with a focus on PHP and WordPress. In 2019 he began broadening his knowledge in IT joining the university of UTEC (Uruguay Tech University) where he is currently studying microcontrollers.

INGREDIENTS

Music, Reading, Nature, Cosmology

FAVORITE DESSERT

Iced Cappuccino

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Matías Bravo

“The Mixer”

Front-End Developer

RECIPE

Matías brings to the mix over 10 years of experience in HTML, CSS, SASS, JavaScript, PHP, jQuery, MySQL, WordPress, GIT, VBA and MS Access.

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.

INGREDIENTS

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

FAVORITE DESSERT

Tiramisu