Lynn Umemoto

Principal, Client Strategy

Lynn Umemoto

For nearly 30  years, Lynn has applied her insight, extensive management skills, and exquisite design sense to clients’ most challenging branding and marketing programs. She has served as counselor and guide for an extraordinary variety of organizations — from wealth advisories and corporate enterprises to national nonprofits and professional associations. And for all of us at Grafik, Lynn is the go-to resource for support and direction — the best listener and greatest collaborator. In short, what makes Lynn extremely well suited to manage client relationships makes her perfectly poised to keep us growing and flowing, moving and grooving.

Inspiration

Lynn Umemoto's favorite things
Picture of Lynn Umemoto's nieces on her bio page.
Picture of Lynn Umemoto kayaking with her husband Tom.
picture of lake with greens on it and sky reflecting on the water
Picture of Lynn Umemoto and her husband Tom.

Inspiration

Lynn Umemoto's latest thinking
Cut out images of former and current Grafik employees on a suitcase next to a train
The more things change, the more we keep the good stuff.
Grafik is about to turn 40 (which I’m told is about 135 in agency years), and I’ve been here for 28 of those years. We are a decidedly different organization, offering a greater array of…
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Grafik team wearing lama tshirts with red noses, while the employees were red noses
Demonstrating brand values through action
Last week, one of my colleagues critiqued several brands that have recently attempted (some successfully, others not so much) to meet the increasing expectations consumers have for corporate social responsibility. Her article was an excellent…
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“What will be.”
So, this is like the 8th draft of me writing this. And every time, 2 paragraphs in, I realize that all I’m doing is writing about how great Honda is. Stop, backspace backspace, delete delete.…
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