We’re not another one of those cookie-cutter print shops. Backed by a team made up of printers, musicians, and artists, we’re a merchandise production and design company that blends creativity, craft, and collaboration to bring your project to life, and create an unrivaled customer experience.


Tim Brunner

Co-Founder / Co-Director

HOMETOWN:

Green Bay, WI.

WHAT’S YOUR ROLE HERE AT AMBIENT INKS?

I oversee all of the production that flows through the Ambient Inks headquarters.

ALWAYS ON THE LOOK OUT FOR...

The latest trends in decorated apparel and unique ways to express all of the wonderful people connected with Ambient Inks.

CURRENTLY SPINNING:

Sixto Rodriguez - Cold Fact


Aaron Brice

Co-Founder / Co-Director

HOMETOWN:

Born and raised right here in Eau Claire, WI.

WHAT’S YOUR ROLE HERE AT AMBIENT INKS?

I handle sales, marketing, and overall business operations. As a print nerd at heart, I also get my hands dirty and run the poster printing side of Ambient.

ALWAYS ON THE LOOK OUT FOR...

Healthy treats and insightful ideas.

CURRENTLY SPINNING:

Tallest Man on Earth - The Wild Hunt


Mikala Dale

Production Manager

HOMETOWN:

Eau Claire, WI

WHAT’S YOUR ROLE HERE AT AMBIENT INKS?

I oversee operations of the production floor and print gigposters

ALWAYS ON THE LOOK OUT FOR...

New Taylor Swift music

CURRENTLY SPINNING:

Taylor Swift


Leah Richardson

Account Manager

HOMETOWN:

Mukwoango, WI

WHAT’S YOUR ROLE HERE AT AMBIENT INKS?

I manage a variety of accounts, plan parties and handling purchasing

ALWAYS ON THE LOOK OUT FOR...

Puppies, conspiracy theories and a good book to read

CURRENTLY SPINNING:

Ingrid Michelson


Seth Gile

Prepress Manager

HOMETOWN:

Eau Claire, WI.

WHAT’S YOUR ROLE HERE AT AMBIENT INKS?

Everything from art preparation to printing apparel and posters, to sweeping up at the end of the day: If it needs doing, I'm on it!

ALWAYS ON THE LOOK OUT FOR...

Vegan baked goods, a cup of coffee and a Clash bootleg I don't already own.

CURRENTLY SPINNING:

The Specials - Peel Sessions


Clayton Brice

Account Manager

HOMETOWN:

Born and raised right here in Eau Claire, WI.

WHAT’S YOUR ROLE HERE AT AMBIENT INKS?

I manage merch accounts for a number of clients, primarily serving the Natural Foods, Brewery and Coffee industry.

ALWAYS ON THE LOOK OUT FOR...

A good laugh, a great record or a conversation over coffee.

CURRENTLY SPINNING:

Deerhunter


Jeremiah Kremer

Printer

HOMETOWN:

La Crosse

WHAT’S YOUR ROLE HERE AT AMBIENT INKS?

Everything from washing screens, mixing ink and running the presses

ALWAYS ON THE LOOK OUT FOR...

A new bike trail, thrift treasures, and a good dark beer.

CURRENTLY SPINNING:

Jeff Rosenstock - "We Cool?"


Nate Perkins

Printer

HOMETOWN:

Eau Claire

WHAT’S YOUR ROLE HERE AT AMBIENT INKS?

Running the presses!

ALWAYS ON THE LOOK OUT FOR...

New hiphop artists to listen to

CURRENTLY SPINNING:

Aesop Rock


Daniel Wagner

Designer

HOMETOWN:

Winona, MN

WHAT’S YOUR ROLE HERE AT AMBIENT INKS?

I make stuff that hopefully makes your eyeballs smile

ALWAYS ON THE LOOK OUT FOR...

A worthy ping pong oponent

CURRENTLY SPINNING:

Lucius - Good Grief


RT Vrieze

Designer

HOMETOWN:

Mantorville, MN.

WHAT’S YOUR ROLE HERE AT AMBIENT INKS?

I cast spells on my pencil and computer to make wizardly like designs, daily.

ALWAYS ON THE LOOK OUT FOR...

New music, beautiful typography, and gig posters.

CURRENTLY SPINNING:

Mac DeMarco - Salad Days


Kyle Lehman

Photographer

HOMETOWN:

Bruce, WI

WHAT’S YOUR ROLE HERE AT AMBIENT INKS?

I capture the Ambient experience

ALWAYS ON THE LOOK OUT FOR...

Sitcoms like George Lopez

CURRENTLY SPINNING:

Arms Aloft


Christopher Barlett

Lead Production Designer

HOMETOWN:

Neenah, WI.

WHAT’S YOUR ROLE HERE AT AMBIENT INKS?

I do photography and video for all things Ambient. I also develop the web stores we manage.

ALWAYS ON THE LOOK OUT FOR...

New tools and inspiration that can mold my artwork .

CURRENTLY SPINNING:

La Femme - Psycho Tropical Berlin


Scott Kunkel

Brand Ambassador

HOMETOWN:

Eau Claire, WI.

WHAT’S YOUR ROLE HERE AT AMBIENT INKS?

I handle client outreach in the Madison, WI. market and model the sweet tees that come flying off the press.

ALWAYS ON THE LOOK OUT FOR...

Live shows, fresh coffee, and smooth pavement to longboard on.

CURRENTLY SPINNING:

The War On Drugs - Lost In The Dream


Matt Erickson

Designer

HOMETOWN:

Minneapolis, MN.

WHAT’S YOUR ROLE HERE AT AMBIENT INKS?

I handle graphic design, whipping up whatever our clients need!

ALWAYS ON THE LOOK OUT FOR...

Great screen printed posters and rescue dogs.

CURRENTLY SPINNING:

Sohn - Tremors


If working at ambient inks intrigues you, we welcome you to introduce yourself by calling 715.737.9074, or emailing leah@ambientinks.com