Let us help you become extraordinary. We are a full-service design agency dedicated to helping our clients establish impressive identities through various forms of visual media. What do you want to be? We don’t just hear you — we listen — and build for you an effective plan that works best for YOU.
Think. Create. Launch.
Russ Edwards | President & Creative Director
Russ is an artist with an innate knack for web design, multimedia, and corporate branding. Building on a professional background that includes sales, marketing, and creative design, for the last 17 years he has manned the helm of his own design firm, creating advertising campaigns and delivering marketing materials to a diverse array of clients.
Equally gifted when designing for either print or online media, he captures the essence of the product or service offered by the client in well planned and orchestrated phases, culminating in a coordinated approach that may encompass logo and letterhead design, magazine advertising, product brochures, packaging materials, web sites, trade show coordination, and much more. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from the University of North Alabama with 2 years of additional coursework in graphic communications at the University of Alabama in Huntsville.
Stacie Turner | Senior Designer
Stacie is a graphic and web designer with over 10 years of experience collaborating with marketing specialists and designers for international enthusiast brands. She is a dedicated, creative thinker seeking constant improvement of typography and design trends. Her excellent time management skills, attention to detail and organization make her a valuable team member. Stacie holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Graphic Design from the University of Alabama in Huntsville.
Amber Cornett | Graphic Designer
Amber is a graphic designer with experience in both print and digital media. While her main area of focus is Illustrating, she also has worked in Marketing and Social Media Management. In her free time she enjoys interior design, home decor, and water color. Amber holds a Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design from Troy University.
Jennifer Edwards | AR & Contracts Manager
Jennifer is responsible for several functions at Active8. With 15 years of administrative, contract management and customer support experience, she is an integral part of the team. She has a degree in Elementary Education from Athens State University. When not in the office she spends her off-time raising four beautiful children.