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Launching a business can be hard.
We make it easier.

We're for entrepreneurs who want to get their new business right.
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Open. Operate. Optimize.

We are iiignite, a business design company. We help startups and entrepreneurs get to market quickly and efficiently through our proven methodology and process. Over the last 10 years, we have concepted, designed, built and operated hundreds of both offline and online successful businesses in diverse and challenging industries.

Why do our clients work with us?

It’s hard to quantify all the things we do for our clients, but we can certainly share why they choose to work with us.
They’re worried about going over budget.

Entrepreneurs often vastly under-budget a buildout project. Planning your project right from the start will cut down on any surprises. 

Local regulations are confusing.

From obtaining the correct permits to submitting applications to inspections, following local rules is a challenging game of its own. Luckily, we know how to play it.

They don’t have branding or creative support.

Developing a memorable brand and a proper marketing strategy takes talented designers and writers. We’ve got them.

Opening on time is a concern. 

Setting realistic expectations and following an organized process helps our entrepreneurs avoid unnecessary stress and let’s them open at the right time.  

They’re unsure about location.

Finding the right real estate at the right price makes a huge difference on your bottom line. We can help you negotiate tenant renovation allowances that can save big money on your buildout.

They need help with business advertising.

From Facebook advertising to SEO to getting maximum digital traffic, we leverage today’s advertising technology to get you the most bang for your buck.

Managing social media is overwhelming.

We know the best strategies for creating your presence on Instagram, Facebook, and other platforms. Our designers and writers create meaningful posts and stories so you can connect to your audience. 

Marketing a business seems overwhelming. 

Promoting blogs and newsletters, creating a social media presence, and managing online reviews can be a lot—but it’s secondhand nature to us.

They’re looking for additional funding.

Many of our clients want to understand how to secure more capital to finish a buildout, build a website, and other expenses. We can lead you to the right resources.

Our Services

We focus on the process areas that most impact your ultimate goal—opening your business.
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Strategy and Planning

Success relies on building a strong foundation. Whether you have a business plan, or you're just starting out, we'll help you develop a plan of action that meets your specific goals and aspirations.
  • Business plan development and review
  • Market research
  • Competitive analysis
  • Funding
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Contracting and Execution

Being able to efficiently execute on your plan is crucial for your success. We have a process, and it works. 
  • Real Estate
  • Legal
  • Contracting
  • Interior Design
  • E-Commerce
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Marketing and Creative

Your business needs to be unique in order to thrive. A strong brand is an ownable asset that can help set you on a path for future growth.
  • Branding
  • Digital, SEO and advertising
  • Websites and mobile apps
  • Email and social media
  • Collateral

Core Team

lee smith, strategy and real estate

Lee Smith

Strategy, Real Estate
scott parker, operations and marketing

Scott Parker

Operations, Marketing
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JP Vasquez

Creative, Digital

Support Network

We lead a multifaceted team of experts who support the execution and operations of every project we partner with.
Interior designers
Web design
Print and collateral

Let's Connect

We’d love to chat and see if we can partner together. To ensure focus and the highest quality service, we only select a limited number of engagements. If you think we can add value to your venture, click to apply below.
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