Idea Generators

We have a passion for imagination and creation.

We believe in the power of design and visual storytelling to enhance communication, elevate brand voices and engage the community. We want to know you and bring your vision to life. 

Great design starts with collaboration, get in touch with us today.

Fearless Leaders

Meet our team of Idea Generators and Designers

Rick Fitzgerald

Rick Fitzgerald

Director of Imagination

Rick is a Blue Ridge born artist and the co-founder of Lazy Turtle Group.

As our Director of Imagination, Rick has over 25 years of experience in brand identity, packaging, and digital design. He has launched and managed creative departments for global corporations including Shorewood Packaging, International Paper, and MPS.

His designs have appeared across many consumer market segments including cannabis, hemp, music, liquor, cosmetics, HBA, and fashion. His focus on sustainability and innovation in packaging is at the forefront of all of our award-winning collaborations.

Rick has an endless curiosity about the creative process and design mediums, which drives our agency. His “down to earth” nature and artistic approach are what turns our clients into our friends.

Monique Jackson-Fitzgerald

Monique Jackson-Fitzgerald

Logic Wrangler

Monique is the co-founder of Lazy Turtle Group, LLC. She is also an attorney licensed to practice in both California and Virginia.  

Monique extends her passion for growing a conscious, sustainable cannabis industry through her work as a creative storyteller for Lazy Turtle Group. With a background in visual storytelling and trial consulting, Monique is skilled at translating complex information and ideas into visuals and creative presentations.

She consults on regulations related to social consumption, cannabis tourism and events.  Her work also assists ancillary businesses in strengthening their relationships with cannabis partners.