Hedgehog Development, LLC, a leading global provider of digital solutions, has announced the acquisition of Loewy Design, Inc. , a full-service strategy and design agency. The combined team will expand on its seven-year history of client collaboration to provide increased value through a wide range of customer engagements, including strategic web solutions, custom applications, systems integration and digital marketing campaigns.
Today, Hedgehog and Loewy collaborate to provide several current clients a wide range of services. As the market shifts towards full service digital agencies the decision to acquire Loewy enables Hedgehog to enhance and expand the services it offers, positioning it for future growth.
“Hedgehog has long been known as a go to source for exceptional technical solutions that solve complex business problems. To help us meet client demands for end-to-end services, Loewy Design was a natural fit,” says Dan Galvez, Co-Founder and CEO of Hedgehog Development. “This is consistent with our ongoing approach to expand our offerings and increase our capacity. Hedgehog is better able to deliver the most value to our clients.”
The combined team offers great benefits to clients as well as employees.
“This is a great union of our people, services, reputation and achievements and the combined company is committed to preserving what makes each team special,” says David Loewy, founder and CEO of Loewy Design. “Being part of a larger organization creates an exciting opportunity to provide our employees with greater career development, a new team of experts to share knowledge with, and increased benefits. Together, we also improve our ability to deliver superior experiences that our clients need to be industry leaders in their respective markets.”
David Loewy will assume the new role of Chief Creative Officer at Hedgehog; responsible for leading the expansion of Hedgehog’s creative team. The combined team will support global clients from all of Hedgehog’s campuses: Holbrook, NY; Melville, NY; Charlotte, NC; Portland, OR; and Sofia, Bulgaria.
During its seven-year partnership, the companies have collaborated to provide services to a number of prestigious clients, including Oshkosh Corp, Logix Federal Credit Union and Mannington Mills.
Loewy Design is a full-service agency headquartered in Melville, NY. The agency has been providing online marketing, branding, design, and strategic services since 1998 for clients including Johnson & Johnson, Wiley, Thomson Reuters, Paramount Group, Forbes and Century 21 Department Stores. The agency offers end-to-end interactive solutions, including business development, search marketing, ecommerce, technology and application design, information architecture, creative direction, interface design and content creation.
Hedgehog Development has been recognized as an Inc. 5,000 company and is a leading global provider of digital experiences that change the way consumers interact with brands. The company creates custom applications that support companies ranging from mid-market to enterprise Fortune 50 companies. A Sitecore Gold Implementation and Technology Partner, Hedgehog has experience bringing business value through technology to companies in a wide range of verticals, and has successfully implemented countless types of solutions to companies from travel to active lifestyle, to financial and non-profit.