our studio

Our design studio is built upon creativity, personality and thoughtfulness.

Truly remarkable design and marketing is derived through ingenuity. We have worked hands on in almost every medium and know how to translate your brand seamlessly across a magnitude of platforms. Our designs are not based off of trends; we create enduring brands.

We value personal connections in the digital age. We view technology as a tool not a substitute for interaction. We bring a voice to your project and strive to create an emotional connections in the viewer. Our clients aren’t just names to us, they’re our friends.

Every action should begin with thoughtfulness and consideration. We believe this to be true in design and in life. We’re constantly thinking ahead to how decisions made during the design process will effect your brand down the road. Our goal is to set you up for success far into the future. We treat our clients with respect and your brand as if it were our own.

What’s in a name?

jordannerissa is a boutique design studio founded by owner Jordan Nerissa Testa in 2008. Jordan’s entrepreneurial spirit has always drawn her to freelance design and she took the leap to pursue her dreams by transitioning jordannerissa into a full-time business in 2016. Prior to that she spent the majority of her professional career as a Graphic Designer for a 240+ person Architecture and Engineering firm spread across 4 states.

Fun fact: Jordan was named after Jordan Baker from “The Great Gatsby” and her middle name, Nerissa, is a reflection of her Greek heritage and means “from the sea.”

Jordan has loved art since she was little and made her poor mother save every drawing she ever drew (leading to months of sorting and recycling as an adult). She discovered her passion for Graphic Design through a class she took while attending Honeoye Falls-Lima High School.  Jordan pursued her love for Graphic Design at the State University of New York at Fredonia were she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BFA in Graphic Design in 2008. Her and her husband Rob are enjoying life as newlyweds, living outside of Rochester, NY with their two Maltipoo puppies, Apollo and Fira. Even though she considers Graphic Design her hobby (and not a job), she also enjoys traveling, cooking, wine and reading.

design is our lifestyle.

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