Established in 1996, Ember Design LLC applies a thoughtful approach and contemporary sensibility to communication design, with particular expertise in publications, information graphics, annual and corporate reports, business systems and advertising.

Now located in Seattle, Ember Design also continues to serve its loyal clients in the Southwest. A partial list of clients served includes APS/Pinnacle West, the Downtown Phoenix Partnership, the Rancho de los Caballeros Resort, the Wickenburg Chamber of Commerce, the Flying E Ranch, Arizona State University, the Maricopa Community Colleges, Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts, OREX Protective Clothing, Arizona Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired and The Phoenician Resort. Ember Design is proud to welcome new client Johnson+Southerland Landscape Architecture.

Owner Mary Scanlon is a graduate of Stanford University, with additional study at The Academy of Art College in San Francisco. Since 1996 she has been a member of AIGA, the professional association for design, and has served two terms as the Arizona chapter's Communications Director.

Ember Design LLC is a Better Business Bureau accredited business.

Awards & Recognitions

Print Magazine Regional Design Annual
AIGA Prisma Awards Design Competition
National Council of Marketing & Public Relations Medallion Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards
National Orientation Directors Association, Outstanding Publication Award
International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) Silver and Copper Quill Awards
Communicator Awards, Award of Distinction
Phoenix Society of Communicating Artists (PSCA) Design Competition


Mary Scanlon