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Creative Direction | Visual Design | Marketing

Meet J9

JEANNINE(J9) CHANIN PENN

Chief Creative Counsel

@xoj9 Creative.

Jeannine’s the go-to secret weapon for big and small businesses who crave outstanding brand direction, integrated marketing and visual design with heart. Jeannine’s combined experience as a Creative Director, Brand Builder and Marketer provides businesses and brands with strategic and innovative solutions that make an impact.

Jeannine cut her teeth as a creative director for ad agencies and the entertainment industry including HBO, TBWA Chiat/Day, and Grey Entertainment where she helped promote and launch such hit shows as Tracey Ullman, Larry Sanders, and DreamOn on HBO and Once and Again and The Drew Carey Show on ABC. She also worked on the successful launch of the W Hotel, House of Blues.com and many other lifestyle and entertainment brands.

She later took the entrepreneurial leap and co-created The Treehouse Social Club, an innovative place for families with young children to experience indoor play, arts and crafts, as well as a workshop space for events sponsored by major brands ranging from Gerber to Little Tykes and Pampers.
 

Design, movies, lobster & the color purple makes me happy.

In 2010 Jeannine launched her own company xoj9Creative where she provides exceptional creative and marketing direction that are smart and beautiful brand solutions for big and small businesses with heart and entrepreneurs with a big message.

Clients include: Food for Health, School of Toby, Jogani Jewelers, Hip’tique, Awassa Children’s Project, Lorraine Jonsson Architectural Design, The Buckeye Group, The HUB, WhyEight, LaLaLuxe, California Baby, DotComsforMoms, Fair Fund and Now with Nicole.

Jeannine has received multiple awards including: Beldings, BDA, Ace Award, Desi, New York Festivals and Print Magazine.

Inspired by her mother’s belief in the importance of giving back, Jeannine serves on the Los Angeles Advisory Council of Help-A-Mother-Out, is a founding member of the Make-A-Wish/Women for Wishes group and participates in numerous philanthropic and humanitarian causes particularly around children & family.

Services

We offer a variety of Creative Direction, Visual Design
& Marketing services.

I’M A BUSINESS

At xoj9, we offer Creative Direction & Brand Design for all aspects of your business. From startups to rebrands to new projects, we create expert creative so you stand out.

No project is too big or small for us!

SERVICES INCLUDE:
Creative Direction
Visual Branding
Logo Design
Identity Design
Print Design including brochures, posters & more
Online & Social Media Design
Website Design
and much more…

“Jeannine is an amazing talent.  She brings the design esthetic to a new level, is always inventive and makes sure her solution is strategic.” 

Gregg Miller | Owner, WHY8 Inc.

We also offer:

CREATIVE DIRECTION CONSULTATIONS

Not every business can afford a full time creative director. But you can’t afford to miss out on professional creative direction.

At xoJ9, we offer hourly, daily, and project-based Creative Direction.
{Available in person, by phone, Skype, or Google Hangout.}

To schedule a consultation {email us}

“I loved working with Jeannine!

The process was easy, she absolutely got ‘me’ and I love the result! My website and accompanying collateral is gorgeous, and I’ve gotten excellent response from clients and potential clients. Even better, she gave me some great suggestions on how to improve my web presence and attract new clients.”

Toby Berlin | Principal, School of Toby

I’M AN ENTREPRENEUR

You’re kind of a big deal. In life. In business. As a brand.
Actually,
YOU’RE THE
COMPLETE
PACKAGE.

Does your brand look the part?

We have a range of customized packages for entrepreneurs, depending on your needs: {email us to get the details} 

ARE YOU IN THE MIDST OF A CREATIVE BRAND RENAISSANCE? Sign up for a 60 minute Creative Direction session and I’ll put on my Creative Director hat and personally take you through the top nine visual touch points of your brand.

“Jeannine was very instrumental in the upgrading of my brand. She has a great eye for design and intuition for what will work with your brand style. Thank you for the awesome logo, graphics and brand style guide, Jeannine.” 

Nicole Huffman Hollins | Owner, Now with Nicole

Portfolio

FEATURED WORK

Creative Direction, Visual Branding & Design
for Businesses & Entrepreneurs

“Design is the silent ambassador of your brand.” – Paul Rand

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