About RD

Our focus is simple: to provide clean, functional, high-quality work, while supporting business goals and developing lasting relationships. We are passionate with proven success and consider ourselves true partners for our clients.
We have built our business through partnering with agencies that are looking for outside creative resources, along with businesses and entrepreneurs who are looking for solutions to help their business grow. Our process is designed to be highly collaborative, meaning communication is key to a successful partnership.
RD + You =

Partnership. Collaboration. Commitment. Success.

Partnership. Collaboration. Word. Success.

What we do

We design and build experiences that help brands connect with their audience, innovate and grow.

Our creative process is driven by strategy.
Through meetings and research, we further our understanding of your strategic objectives, brand, and audience, and find new ways to solve problems, and connect your target audience better with your brand. Whether designing for online or offline, we always ensure that your brand is in infused every step of the way.

  • Web & UX Design
  • Information Architecture  & Wireframes
  • Campaigns
  • Social Media
  • Presentation Decks
  • Responsive Development
Brand Identities
  • Visual Identities
  • Naming
  • Brand Guidelines
Offline Marketing
  • Print Marketing
  • Book Design
  • Integrative Marketing


The RD team consists of talented interdisciplinary practices, working passionately to provide great work and best in-class service for our clients.
Judyann Elias Ruderman
Co-Founder, Creative Director

Judyann is a founding partner at Ruderman Design, with more than 20 years of experience collaborating with her clients to develop concepts and strategies that support as well as enhance the clients’ marketing communications strategies, with usability best practices and user experience criteria inherent in her design process.

Prior to starting Ruderman Design, she worked at PM Digital as Creative Director, where she collaborated with clients such as The New England Journal of Medicine, Arvest Bank, Crayola, Martha Stewart Omnimedia, Scholastic and Hearst. In addition, she developed creative solutions for clients such as STIHL, Chase, American Express Publishing and Starr Companies.

Judyann began her design career at McCann Erickson in Barbados where she worked on accounts such as Coca-Cola, Mount Gay Rum and BWIA. Born and raised on the Island of Barbados, Judyann left to pursue her education at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, where she holds a B.F.A in Graphic Design.