We’ve done award-winning work for government, travel, higher education, non-profits, local and international businesses.

Monticello – Getting Word Oral History Project

The Getting Word African American oral history project led by Monticello brings the stories of hundreds of descendants of enslaved workers and their ancestors to life. Refresh used live-filtering and inline audio and video multimedia to bring these rich stories to life. Using WordPress as the back-end content management system allowed Refresh to organize a […]

First Baptist Church of Richmond

To make the website for First Baptist reflect the welcoming and inclusive personality of the church and it’s leadership, Refresh focused on simplifying the navigation and prioritizing images and video of the church members. Organizations with multiple departments and staff can lead to unwieldy menus. Refresh brings an outsiders perspective which can help cut through […]

Retold – Celebrating the Women of UVA

An interactive event website presents numerous challenges, from advertising to engagement. Refresh worked with the University of Virginia Alumni Association to create a site that told the history of women at the University through features like an interactive timeline. The site was also tasked with engaging alumnae visiting the site with the virtual events to […]

Monticello – Sally Hemings

Monticello reached out to find a creative way to tell the important and complex history of Sally Hemings through a website. We story-boarded ideas and created a digital experience that behaved more like a moving museum experience than a static web page. Through the micro-site we utilized the amazing images, video and historical narratives provided […]

James River Transportation

James River Transportation already had a professional website, but customers simply weren’t finding it. This called for an SEO campaign. We pulled data from the major search engines to determine which keywords customers use when searching for the types of service that JRBL offers. We also looked at marketing data to determine which geographic markets held […]

Monticello – Heritage Harvest Festival

The Heritage Harvest Festival at Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello is an annual family-oriented, educational event promoting gardening, sustainability, local food, and the preservation of heritage plants. Refresh worked with Monticello to create a modern, attractive site which marketed the festival’s many categories of events and activities.

Right Fit Storage

It’s important to stand out in the competitive business of self-storage. Refresh worked with Right Fit Storage to create a new brand, design a matching web presence and optimize the site to attract new clients. Focusing on lead generation and showcasing the clean, professional services offered by Right Fit, the site is already exceeding expectations.

Virginia Board of Accountancy

Government entities can suffer from bloated navigations and complicated user experience. Refresh worked with the Virginia Board of Accountancy to streamline the experience for prospective and current accountants using the site. By funneling visitors to their desired destinations with as few clicks or complex nav menus as possible the site now has less pages while […]

University of Virginia Alumni Association & Office of Engagement

The University of Virginia Alumni Association serves over 180,000 alumni of U.Va. The association wanted to create a central web hub for all of its alumni services, to better serve constituents looking to engage with the University and its numerous activities geared towards alumni, parents and friends. The site is a melting pot of alumni […]

Performance Collision Centers

Performance Collision needed to redesign an outdated website to showcase their modern services and attract more customers to their expanding location base. Refresh integrated video into the homepage to show prospective clients the professional equipment and attention to detail the company provides which couldn’t be conveyed via a simple image slideshow.

National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations

The National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations (NASPA) assists state pharmacy associations in their efforts to advance the profession of pharmacy. The association website design focuses on marketing helpful resources to member organizations. A tiered membership structure allows staff to direct content and enhanced member directory information to targeted audiences. A custom events calendar allows […]

Shenandoah County, Virginia

Government website design has a reputation for being confusing, disorganized and unappealing. Refresh took steps to change that reputation in the redesign of Shenandoah County Virginia’s website.

Schnabel Engineering

Schnabel Engineering provides specialized expertise and design for geotechnical, tunnel, and dam engineering projects across the U.S. and worldwide. Refresh worked with Schnabel to create a captivating website which would highlight the scale of their work as well as entice top talent to join their team. Through large imagery and bold colors, the design of […]

Chesapeake Bay Wine Trail

The Chesapeake Bay Wine Trail website design highlights nine premiere wineries located in the beautiful, sunny Northern Neck of Virginia. Refresh designed a customized website that focused on the beauty and history of the area, while ensuring the site was optimized to appeal to their audience and drive traffic to the area. The site now […]

Emery & Webb Insurance

Emery & Webb is a fifth generation family insurance business with ten offices and over 95 trained insurance professionals serving clients throughout the Hudson River Valley in New York, upstate New York, New England, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and across the entire United States.

LK Events & Design

LK Events & Design came to Refresh as a young business that had yet to invest in marketing: they had no logo, no branding, no website. Luckily, they had an impressive portfolio of work and an eagerness to create a brand that would reflect their whimsical but classical style. An easy-to-use content management system was […]

Lovingston Winery

Located 20 minutes south of Charlottesville, Lovingston Winery is a top quality wine producer in the region. Lovingston has received numerous accolades in the wine industry but has struggled to gain brand recognition among the myriad Central Virginia wineries. Refresh worked closely with Lovingston to emphasize brand, location and quality. In wine, sometimes the label […]

PCC Multisite Church

PCC provides church services at three physical locations in central Virginia as well as offering their service live online each Sunday. Refresh worked with PCC to develop a site which highlights their live video and archives of past services. PCC required an events calendar for their myriad activities in the community.

Rosemont of Virginia Vineyard

Rosemont of Virginia Vineyard is an award-winning, top quality winery and vineyard in southern Virginia. Refresh worked with Rosemont to integrate their new branding into a design which exemplified the beauty and nature of their location while positioning their wines for sale on the site.


SoftChalk is a Richmond-based company that creates innovate e-learning solutions for teachers and students. While they had a functional website, they approached Refresh wanting to update that site to modern standards and optimize that site for search engines. Another problem was the organization of a vast amount of information and number of resources into a […]

University of Virginia Magazine

The University of Virginia needed a website for their flagship publication, Virginia Magazine: a place to highlight their award-winning content, as well as interact with alumni and friends of the University. They also needed a way to manage this site: a robust, fully-customized content management system that would give the magazine’s editors the ability to add […]

Virginia Watermen’s Heritage Tours

Virginia Watermen’s Heritage Tours allows visitors to the Eastern Shore of Virginia to experience the time-honored history and traditions of working watermen up-close and personal. Refresh worked with Watermen’s Tours to create a sense of place of the bay throughout the website design while making the primary action of contacting a captain about a tour […]