Inventor Lab

A collaboration with inventors and Qualcomm

A little bit about us

SpecialGuest is a creative company at the intersection of art, communication, and culture. We are hybrid thinkers and hyper makers, working with clients who want to reach their audience in the most creative ways possible.

As part of our unique, collaborative spirit, we bring on consultants, experts and team members tailored per project, so everything we create is impeccably designed and handcrafted. We’ve also created some of the most iconic, award-winning work of the 21st century. We collaborate with global brands as well as smaller, niche brands including Google, Squarespace, Qualcomm, Facebook, TSMC, NatGeo, HTC, Frooti, Activate.

SpecialGuest is Brooklyn-based and was founded by Aaron Duffy.

Some of what we do

Strategy/planning | Research/insight | Creative development | Integrated media | Experiential | Marketing/Activation | Social | PR | Digital | Design | Web development | Pre-post production | +

There’s no limit to what SpecialGuest can do.

Aaron Duffy on Adweek

Aaron Duffy named one of the "30 Creatives Whose Smart, Funny and Innovative Work Keeps Advertising Interesting".



Misson control for students and teachers


Build it Beautiful

Our Creative Partnership with Squarespace

Parle Agro


A Creative Partnership with Sagmeister&Walsh


What is Love?

For the love of our friends


Moving Brilliance Forward

Our partnership with the biggest semiconductor manufacturer in the world continues

National Geographic


Look closer...


The Writing's On The Wall

It's not an illusion -this was very fun to make


Quietly Brilliant Commercials

A series of stories for 5 different HTC devices


Stop Vitamin Cruelty!

Seriously, just stop it.


The Special Guest

A love story

Interested in collaborating with us?

We're always seeking amazing people to join our team

New York
4th floor, 231 Front Street,
Brooklyn, New York 11201
P: 646.664.1856
Email: info@specialguest.tv

Los Angeles
830 Colorado Ave,
Santa Monica, California 90401
P: 310.504.3671

7a Livonia Street
London, W1F 8AE, UK
P: +44 (0)20.3206.6450