About Us

Zócalo Design’s work has impacted our clients’ businesses in the very best way—increasing sales, gaining customers and patrons, and building brand loyalty. Founded in 2001, Zócalo Design is an award-winning firm that provides high-value graphic design and business communications. Using a process that relies on both creative talent and strategic thinking, we excel at communicating our clients’ core values and personalities to their target audiences.

Blake Trabulsi

With over 25 years of design experience and degrees in both English and Graphic Design, co-founder and Creative Director, Blake Trabulsi offers our clients a uniquely broad-based perspective regarding effective communication. In addition to strategizing, designing, and art-directing on behalf of our clients, Blake enjoys contributing to the city he loves through his involvement in various non-profit and arts organizations. He’s a musician and diehard music lover, and he loves spending time do with his wife, Allison, daughter, Genevieve, and son, JoJo.

Benjamin Serrato

Incorporating over two decades of experience helping local businesses develop their identities, co-founder Benjamin Serrato’s primary focus is to find the most effective communication solutions for our clients. Through his work with a wide range of clients, Benjamin brings both a refined visual eye to design projects as well as bigger picture ideas that help our clients succeed. Benjamin holds a Masters of Art degree from the University of Texas, and throughout his years in Austin has been involved with various arts and non-profit organizations.

Deborah Lykins

Zócalo’s Technology Director & Staff Photographer, Deb Lykins, holds a bachelor’s degree in fine arts and a masters degree in photojournalism and design. For the past decade she has been a web developer focusing on intuitive, forward-looking, and effective user experience. She has built numerous websites in a variety of platforms always aiming to use best practices to maximize our clients’ presence on the web.

Elisa Corey

Senior Graphic Designer Elisa Corey is responsible for designing brand identities, logos, print collateral, signage, and websites for many of our clients. With a design degree from Texas State, she has been an outstanding member of the Zócalo team since 2012.