KES Portfolio

A preview of a handful of the full-service projects and services created by KES Studio




Client: Park Place

Project: Influencer Workshop Experience

The Goal: Showcase Park Place shopping center with a creative event experience that gets local recognition for influencers with the goal to give a taste of the Park Place tenants and provides an inspirational & educational experience.

Our Role: Create a workshop-meets-festival event experience at Park Place from the event branding to creative direction, securing brand sponsors & speakers and encouraging KC’s top influencers to attend with 75+ attendees present.

Duration: July 2019



Client: The Shops of Prairie Village

Project: Influencer Event & Campaigns

The Goal: Give a taste of the trends that The Shops of Prairie Village offers as a unique retail & dining destination with an exclusive influencer event, along with a follow-up campaign with select influencers to create buzz around summer events.

Our Role: Create the concept and host an Instagram-worthy dinner party with select Kansas City tastemakers and coordinate follow-up campaigns with top performers.

Duration: May 2019

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content creation

Client: Arista Hair Solutions

Project: Content for Marketing

The Goal: Create on-trend content to showcase the talents and unique skills of the Arista Hair Solutions team of stylists including photography & videography that can be featured on multiple social channels & website.

Our Role: Creative direction for marketing content

Duration: July 2017 - present

influencer event


Client: Park Place Leawood

Project: Influencer Relations & Event Strategy

The Goal: Create an exclusive influencer event for a variety of lifestyle content creators to experience the various retailers offered at the shopping center and create awareness for the unique offerings. Influencers were given a progressive-style experience with multiple hands-on brand activations at each stop to create social media moments.

Our Role: Influencer relations and event strategy: influencer coordination and event logistics

Duration: August 2018


Content Creation

Client: HOOPLA

Project: Content Creation + Photography

The Goal: Create branded lifestyle images that highlight the brand's product line in a stylish and creative way for print and digital marketing.

Our Role: Capture the style and personality of the brand through product photography and styling. 

Duration: January - May 2017

Design + Content Creation

Client: Glitters Fine Jewelry

Project: Design + Photography

The Goal: Create branded photography that can be used in digital marketing, social media and print materials that highlight the brand's jewelry in a stylish and creative way.

Our Role: Capture the style and personality of the brand through product photography and styling. 

Duration: January 2017 - present



Influencer Marketing

Client: Bare Med Spa

Project: Influencer Campaigns

The Goal: Position Bare Med Spa as the modern medspa destination in Kansas City and build their following through social media marketing, influencer partnerships and events.

Our Role: Manage monthly PR campaigns, launch an influencer marketing program and create monthly social media content featuring the services in an educational and stylish way.

Duration: February 2015 - present

Media relations

Client: Kansas City Fashion Week

Project: Media Relations, PR & Social Media 

The Project: Elevate Kansas City Fashion Week's presence online and off through strategic media partnerships, influencer activations on-site and social media coverage prior to and during the events. 

Our Role: Create excitement for each season of Kansas City Fashion Week through media outreach, TV segment coordination, press coverage, media activations, and social media strategy and management.

Project Duration: August 2013 - January 2017



Social Media Strategy

Client: Mer-Sea

Project: Social Media Strategy

The Goal: Create a social media strategy that showcases the personality, stories from the founders and unique product mix to elevate brand awareness

Our Role: Create a strategic plan for the brand's social media including a content calendar, posting schedule and monthly brand messages that feature a mix of the products offered and lifestyle stories and grew the account to 10k followers.

Duration: June 2017 - January 2018