Brook-Schwartz+ is a woman owned company.
Brook-Schwartz is a women-owned, branding and creative agency. We easily grasp complex medical concepts that help pinpoint untapped markets, while also creating lasting brand systems for acquisitions, new products, and rebranding that integrate messaging, extensive color programs, and imagery.
Husband-and-Wife Team Denise Brook-Schwartz and John Schwartz relaunch as Brook-Schwartz+ and redefine life science branding and creative. For over eight years we have created, guided and managed the branding systems for a
diagnostic/device company that has grown from 158 million to 1.56 billion in revenue.
Our experience, strategy and creative transforms our clients brands and businesses.
Owner/Chief Creative Officer
Brand | Creative Director with 26+ years agency experience servicing global brands.
Denise has been defining and developing brand experiences for the best part of two decades. She brings a wealth of creative experience to Brook-Schwartz from her time at The Nat, UCSD, and numerous small agencies from the 1990s. Under her leadership she rebranded Quidel Corporation, an international maker of rapid diagnostic products. This includes naming and successfully launching products that range from respiratory infectious diseases, hospital-acquired infections, women’s health and pregnancy, Lyme disease, cancer screening, cardiovascular disease, eye health, toxicology, and public health.
A passionate artist, gardener and cook, she balances time in her studio, garden and kitchen with enjoying the cultural and culinary delights of San Diego, and traveling whenever she gets the chance.
V.P., Brand and Innovation Strategy
Strategic Thinker | Copywriter with 27+ years experience servicing global brands.
John is an award-winning copywriter and strategic guru working in San Diego, California. His ideas and their execution create unique business insights and opportunities that create a competitive edge necessary to ensure your next project is a success. John has named and successfully launched products that range from respiratory infectious diseases, hospital-acquired infections, women’s health and pregnancy, Lyme disease, cancer screening, cardiovascular disease, eye health, toxicology, and public health.
John’s other interests include baseball, training dogs, and old Volkswagen buses.