Anna McKendrick


Anna is all about connections. She has a knack for creating memorable experiences for our clients through her thoughtful and unique solutions, exquisitely recognizing how businesses and people relate. Along with her smart and relatable approach, Anna is able to bring joy to others through her designs.

After studying at Parsons The New School for Design and crafting experiential brands in NYC, Anna has returned home to Chicago and set up shop at Grip. She spreads joy by baking pies, eating Domino’s pizza or attempting to whistle a Miley Cyrus song.

  • My hidden talent is

    driving a pontoon

  • Best gift I’ve received

    a bike with streamers on the handle bars – i was a bamf back in kindygarten

  • Best Halloween costume I’ve ever worn was

    Tobias Funke as a Blue Man Group member

  • My Spirit Animal is

    a rat

  • If I could describe myself in three words, they would be