About Us

Big Thinkers. Bigger Ideas.

Getting to know your customers is our business. Knowing YOU is our way of life.

Like our namesake, our Sundog team can be found in Fargo and Minneapolis where our ideas are as vast as the horizons. Talk to any of us, and you'll notice a healthy mix of passion and personality.

We're 100 real people who really love what we do. You’ll feel it when you walk in our doors.

Great People. Great Views.

Around here, you'll find spaces designed for the driven, the doers, the dreamers. In fact, there's a wine cellar and a gazebo in the middle of the office. Unexpected? Absolutely – and that's the idea.

Fargo: 5th Floor Collaborative Space
Wall of Family and Personal Photos Fargo: Zen with Full Kitchen
Fargo: Fireplace in the Zen Fargo: 4th Floor with Starbucks Machine

One Story. One Team.

Wondering how Sundog got started in the first place? Here's a closer look – then and now.

1977

GL Ness starts his own creative and marketing agency in Fargo.

1995

Brent Teiken and Chuck Duffie take a leap of faith to begin their own tech startup: Sundog Interactive.

2003

Sundog Interactive merges with GL Ness and Bankshot Productions to form a holding company.

2005

Sundog becomes one marketing + technology company and full-service shop. We land at #81 on Advertising Age's Best Places to Work list.

2006

Sundog earns a place on Advertising Age's Top 100 Interactive Agencies list.

2011

We reach #25 on Advertising Age's Best Places to Work list and hire a record 22 employees.

2012

Sundog expands and opens a new office in Minneapolis. We climb to #22 with Advertising Age and earn a place on the Inc. 5000 list.

2013

We make Advertising Age's annual Agency Report of “Largest Agencies of All Disciplines” and again appear on the Inc. 5000 list. We also become an employee-owned company with Sundog's Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP).

2014

Sundog is recognized as a Top Partner by Bobcat Company.
We land on the Inc. 5000 list for the third time and earn the honor of "Best Small Company to Work For" in the Red River Valley for the fourth year in a row.

That's our story so far.
But the best part? We're just getting started.