We are Unique

One family being super creative.
Hybrid Studios is a woman-owned creative services and web development firm in the Washington, D.C. metro area.

Founded in 2002

The Company

Hybrid Studios was established in 2002, to provide web design/development, advertising and marketing services to a select group of clients. Our work has been recognized for its creative excellence and the results it has produced for clients.

We’ve been quietly creating a difference for our clients. It has resulted in unequaled awareness for some and unequaled sales figures for others. Many advertising agencies are the same. We like to show potential clients how we’re different.

The Concept

At Hybrid, doing great work is the result of combining a diverse creative aesthetic, a relaxed atmosphere, open communication and overall positivity. These core principles guide us in all we do — from our unique design approach to the results-driven work we deliver.

We Value Diversity & Inclusion

We are inclusive on purpose. We believe that when people feel respected and included they are more creative, innovative, and successful. We celebrate multiple approaches and points of view because diversity drives innovation. We are working diligently to move our company and industry forward to advance diversity. We are continually growing our network of contractors and partners with a focus on locating and working with minority- and woman-owned businesses.

At Hybrid we think global, act local, and know that true change begins when we all work together.


Susan Yates


For the past 23 years, Susan has worked extensively within the creative services industry. Since 2002, she has been the owner of Hybrid Studios, LLC, a woman-owned business. Susan brings a unique combination of skills to her clients, including concept creation, print and identity design, advertising, and exhibit design. At Hybrid, Susan has produced and directed successful marketing communication solutions for a variety of government, non-profit and corporate organizations such as Washington Gas, The National Park Trust, The Appraisal Foundation, National Association of Broadcasters, Mortgage Bankers Association, Institute of Food Technologist, National Association of Women Business Owners, Society for Human Resource Management and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Susan is also an exhibiting artist.

Richard Yates


Richard has over 25 years of experience as a print designer, web developer and digital/ux designer who has worked on Federal, private-sector and non-profit campaigns, web sites, interactive tools, and applications. He is a proven expert in 508 compliancy, HTML5, JavaScript, PHP, ASP, Angular and CSS within both Linux and Windows environments. Richard has had the opportunity to develop print and interactive experiences for government agencies such as Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Health and Human Services (HHS), National Science Foundation (NSF), Department of Defense (DoD), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Combined Federal Campaign (CFC), and Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). Other prominent private-sector and nonprofit client experience include W.W. Grainger, FedEx, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Pfizer, Nestle, AARP, and American Chemical Society.

Our Clients

Over the years we have had the privilege of working with a variety of clients from all over the world. From government agencies and large corporations to nonprofit organizations and small businesses.
Food & Drug Administration
Combined Federal Campaign
National Park Trust
Salvation Army
Global Impact
Washington Gas
Bristol-Myers Squibb

Career Opportunities


Hybrid is always on the look out for creative talent. If you would like to work in a relaxed, positive and visionary environment, we want to hear from you. To apply, please email your resume and samples (or url) to jobs@hybriddc.com. Qualified candidates will be contacted for a follow up interview.


We support future designers in our local community by participating in the George Mason University School of Communication and Visual Arts Internship Program. If you are interested in becoming an intern at Hybrid, please contact us at jobs@hybriddc.com.