The Team

Alex Traxler

Owner/Operator
Favorite Quote: "To be early is to be on time."
Alex started Griffen Hollow Studio after making the leap from the customer service industry. Combining his affinity for woodworking, problem solving and eco-friendly practices Griffen Hollow Studio was born. His ultimate goal is to help the conversation around branding grow through products that carry a purpose and impact over many areas. Alex started GHS in 2012. 

Sean Florian

Fabrication Specialist
Favorite Skateboarding Trick: Kick-Flip
Sean is a Columbus native and local artist. His knowledge of people and their vision for success is shared through his abilities to work directly with customers and their branding. Sean has been with the GHS team since 2014.

Zachary Crow

Lead Designer/Fabrication Specialist
Cat's Name: Basement
Zachary was a transplant from Dallas, Texas at a young age. Growing up in Columbus, Ohio he developed a unique style of design that has helped many brands disrupt the way they are perceived. Zachary's early success came from eight years as the Creative Director for A&R Creative Group. Zachary joined the team in 2016.

Rick Villa

Fabrication Specialist
Passion: Obstacle Course Running
Rick's time serving our country has brought a decisive and organized view to production for the the team at GHS. His ability to see a product in pieces to the final product creates a synergy for the rest of the team and keeping to tidy timelines. Rick joined the ranks in 2015.