• Denver's Karsh Hagan Shows Us How Arrow Is Inspiring Innovation Five Years Out

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    What does it mean to be “Five Years Out?” For Karsh Hagan client, Arrow Electronics, it means helping innovators shape the tangible future in innovative ways. To bring that platform to life, Karsh Hagan partnered with LA-based motion graphics company, Flavor. The collaboration produced eight entirely unique videos, one for each of Arrow’s business units, featuring everything from stop-motion to cell animation. Check out all the videos on thisisarrow.com — a microsite Karsh created for innovators to learn more about Arrow and the inspiring world of “Five Years Out.”

    Video and Animation: Flavor
    Editor: Cutters
    Music: Another Country

    Account Director: Lauren Curler
    Account Manager: Brooke Berry
    Associate Creative Director: Darren Brickel
    Copywriter: Megan Cohen
    Creative Director: Matt Ingwalson
    Director of Broadcast Production: Becky Ferguson
    VP Brand Strategy and Creative: Charlotte Isoline

    Director of Digital: David Stewart
    Account Director: Lauren Curler
    Account Manager: Brooke Berry
    Designer/Developer: Andrew Baker
    Associate Creative Director: Darren Brickel/Hugo Meyer
    Copywriter: Bradley Hein

  • Denver Illustrator/Designer Josh Holland Updates

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    Josh Holland launched a new site last week with a bunch of new work, larger images and a new blog. It's definitely worth a spin.

    If you're a PBR drinker, you can also sip on a piece of Josh this summer. For a limited time this year, every 16 oz. can of Pabst Blue Ribbon made will be a PBR x Josh Holland artist series can. They should be hitting stores/bars/venues soon, so keep your eyes peeled for them through the warm summer season. Bottoms up.

  • #PackagingLaunch: Lucky's Ice Cream - Via TDA_Boulder

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    As part of Lucky’s Market growth from a small Colorado store, to a nationally based chain, they came to TDA to bring their home crafted line of ice cream out of the case and into the frozen food section of their expanded stores. The design strives to have a simplicity that is a nod to the old world ingredients used to make the ice cream, and at the same time have a flavor appeal that comes from both classic and modern culinary flavor offerings across the 12 sku line.

  • Welcome to the D.O.P.E. Game's SXSW Travelog

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    Hometown hip hop heroes, Welcome to the D.O.P.E. Game, made the journey to Austin to participate in their first official SXSW showcase. Here's a short recap of their adventure down south to represent Colorado.

  • Former Amelie Company Creative Director Gordy Hirsch Goes to School

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    School, Boulder has welcomed Gordy Hirsch, who joins the purpose-led agency as Creative Director.

    Previous to his role at School, Hirsch helmed the creative at Amelie Company in Denver and created highly successful campaigns for clients such as the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), Colorado State Patrol and Way To Go.

    With CDOT, Hirsch worked on acclaimed campaigns for seatbelt safety, teen driving, child passenger safety and DUI prevention. He most recently completed a historic first-of-its-kind campaign for drugged driving called, “Drive High, Get a DUI”, which launched shortly after Colorado legalized marijuana sales in the state,.

    “We are a growing strategy and creative shop that blends hyper-creativity with a purpose to make the world a better place,” says School’s founding principal, Max Lenderman. “Gordy’s work on behalf of CDOT has been incredibly effective in creating awareness and behavioral change. We say we are an agency for big ideas and great deeds; Gordy is a creative director that embodies this spirit perfectly.”

    “I’ve been following School since its launch last year,” says Hirsch. “School’s model for making great work is truly unique and powerful. I’m thrilled by the opportunity to work with such passionate, empathetic and brilliant people.”

    School works with its partners to integrate purpose into their strategies and stories. Its work focuses on human-centric mediums that inspire people to share, participate and act. Most recently, the agency’s founding principals travelled with Pencils of Promise to help build schools in rural Guatemala. Launched in August 2013, School has been featured in The New York Times, Forbes Magazine, Ad Age and MediaWeek.

    Congrats, Gordy. Looking forward to seeing what you get up to.

  • Denver Illustrator Michelle Kondrich for PLANSPONSOR Magazine

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    These scuba diving dogs have made their way into the March 2014 issue of PLANSPONSOR Magazine’s “Bells & Whistles” feature. The piece was illustrated by Michelle Kondrich.

  • Denver's Jen Hohn @ Caffeinated Mornings: The Thinking Behind Creative Thinking

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    Jen Hohn, Creative Director at Denver's Vladimir Jones, spoke at Boulder's Caffeinated Mornings on the world behind creative thinking.

  • Carbondale's Stableford Studios Wins Silver AME Award for Cabela's Campaign

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    Stableford Studios, recently rebranded with a new name and website you should check out, last week got the news they won an AME award for their work directing and producing (Denver producer Danny Taff) Cabela's "It's In Your Nature" brand campaign and TV commercials, with Ogilvy New York.

    The Cabela's campaign has also been selected as a finalist for the Effie Awards, which they'll learn about in early April. Additionally, the campaign won "Best Commercial" with both the Outdoor Channel and the Sportsman Channel at their awards shows this year.

    Nice work on a solid campaign.

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