About us

Ammunition is a design studio dedicated to bringing products and services that matter to market.

Founded in 2007, Ammunition is led by partners Robert Brunner, Matt Rolandson, and Brett Wickens. Our diverse team combines expertise in physical and digital product design, service design, brand identity, user experience, graphic design and packaging. We work across disciplines to transform great ideas into experiences that create an emotional connection with customers and achieve business success for our clients.

Leadership

Clients

From startups to Fortune 500 brands, we are fortunate to work with many of the world's leading companies including:

  • Adobe
  • AIGA
  • Beats by Dr. Dre
  • Blackboard
  • Bonnier
  • Citibank
  • Dell
  • Ferrari
  • FICO
  • Fuego
  • Intel
  • Kenmore
  • Kohler
  • Lark
  • Mesosphere
  • Microsoft
  • NOOK Media
  • Octovo
  • Peaxy
  • Polaroid
  • RealD
  • Regen
  • Sky
  • Skype
  • Square
  • Teemo
  • University of California
  • Williams-Sonoma
  • Zephyr

News

July 10, 2014 / Ammunition's 7th Anniversary

The Magnificent 7

July 7, 2014 / Fast Company

High Design Hangs Loose: Beats By Dre Designers Build $3,000 Surfboards

July 2, 2014

Ammunition Wins At The 2014 IDEA Awards

June 30, 2014 / WIRED

Handsome, Travel-Friendly Surfboards From the Beats Design Team

June 26, 2014 / Gizmodo

The Designers Behind Beats Are Making Surfboards, Too

June 12, 2014 / Businessweek

Businessweek On What’s Next For Ammunition

June 6, 2014 / MIT Technology Review

Three Questions with Beats Designer Robert Brunner

June 4, 2014 / KCRW

Robert Brunner Talks With KCRW Design & Architecture Show

May 28, 2014

The Beat Goes On

May 16, 2014 / Fast Company

How Beats By Dre’s Designer Made An Office To Encourage His Team’s Best Work

May 15, 2014 / Fast Company

Designer of Beats By Dre On Asking Tough Questions

May 9, 2014 / Fast Company

When A Simple Logo Isn’t The Best Choice

April 29, 2014 / The Art of the Title

Brett Wickens On Designing The Sopranos Logo

April 14, 2014 / 7x7

Chic, Masculine Travel Accessories for SF-based Jetsetters

April 9, 2014 / Inc.

How to Know You Have a Good Startup Idea: 5 Questions

March 24, 2014 / Bloomberg TV

Robert Brunner On What’s Next In Design

March 14, 2014 / The Wall Street Journal

Matt Rolandson On Adobe’s Hardware Debut

March 10, 2014 / The Huffington Post

Robert Brunner Talks With The Huffington Post @ SXSW

March 5, 2014 / The New York Times

No Longer Clashing, Wearable Tech Embraces Fashion

February 21, 2014 / The Culture Trip

San Francisco’s Best Contemporary Designers

January 22, 2014 / Co.Design

3 Outlandish Ideas To Improve Air Travel

January 9, 2014 / Co.Design

Polaroid C3 Cube Designed By Ammunition Is One Of “Best Ideas At CES”

January 6, 2014 / WIRED

3 Big Ideas For Post-Smartphone Design

January 5, 2014 / The Next Web

Ammunition On What To Expect At CES 2014

January 2, 2014 / BBC

2014: The Year Of The Smarter Watch?

December 30, 2013 / USA Today

Change Agent: USA Today Profiles Robert Brunner

November 26, 2013 / Gizmodo

Matt Rolandson Shares 5 Ideas To Improve Air Travel

November 22, 2013 / Co.Design

Co.Design Features Mesosphere Brand Identity

November 15, 2013

Ammunition Honored At 2013 Spark Awards

November 5, 2013 / GigaOm

Robert Brunner Keynotes GigaOm Roadmap Conference

October 18, 2013

Ammunition Sponsors AIGA InsideOut SF

October 17, 2013 / Fast Company

Robert Brunner And Jimmy Iovine Make Fast Company’s “Best CEO-Designer Duos” List

October 10, 2013 / CNET

CNET Says Williams-Sonoma’s Smart Thermometer “Talks More Than Turkey”

September 19, 2013 / USA Today

Robert Brunner On Jony Ive’s Design Leadership in USA Today

August 28, 2013 / Core77

Core77 Afterschool Podcast Features Robert Brunner

July 24, 2013 / Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal Includes Teemo As An “App To Help Motivate You To Exercise”

July 17, 2013 / SOMA

SOMA Magazine Profiles Robert Brunner

July 8, 2013 / Fortune

Fortune Features Adobe’s Project Mighty

June 17, 2013

Ammunition Recognized By Core77 Design Awards

February 26, 2013 / IxDA

Ammunition Honored At 2013 IxDA Awards

February 20, 2013

Brett Wickens On The “Changing Faces Of Bowie”

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By design

…by design is an ongoing project that reports on emerging ideas, situations and events through the lens of design.

January 7, 2014

Hiphop At Harvard

How do you design a home for hiphop at Harvard?

Contact us

Ammunition is located in the historic Roundhouse building on the San Francisco waterfront.

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Current openings

Graphic Designer Intern