June 2017

Gemini Sign Products Specifier Guides
New Specifier Guides Now Available from Gemini

Gemini, an industry leader in the wholesale manufacture of dimensional letters, logos and plaques, announces the availability of new Specifier Guides for Gemini’s most commonly specified dimensional letter and plaque products, including fabricated metal letters and logos, cast and flat cut metal letters and logos, and architectural plaques and panels.

Avery Dennison's Nick Tucci and Gernot Ritzdorf
Avery Dennison Appoints Two New Vice Presidents

Avery Dennison (Mentor, Ohio) announced it has appointed Gernot Ritzdorf, vice president, sales, Label and Packaging Materials (LPM), North America and replaces Nick Tucci, who has been appointed vice president and general manager, Label and Graphic Materials (LGM), North America.

Daktronics Creative Services Bring LED Displays To Life For Indianapolis Indians
Daktronics Creative Services Brings Victory Field to Life

Daktronics Creative Services of Brookings, S.D., is bringing LED displays to life for the Indianapolis Indians and their fans at Victory Field. Custom content uniquely representing the team’s brand as well as sponsorship elements are being used to bring baseball fans to their feet and keep them engaged in the action this season in Indianapolis.

National Geographic MARS Launch Party Graphics Set Stage For Future Of Space Travel
National Geographic MARS Launch Party Graphics

MARS kicked off its premiere at the Beverly Hilton with a photo booth, cosmic cocktails, book signings and awe-inspiring graphics. National Geographic partnered with JOWY Productions to plan the event, and the bluemedia team was brought in to deliver launch party graphics to set the visual scene. The highly anticipated, out-of-this-world launch offered a unique opportunity for bluemedia – from the elegant Beverly Hills venue to brilliant National Geographic content.

Jessica Schrader, C&VE (New York)
C&VE's Jessica Schrader Promoted to Senior Project Manager

Jessica Schrader has been promoted to Senior Project Manager at C&VE (New York). Since joining C&VE in 2013 Jessica has headed projects for SUNY’s College of Optometry in Manhattan, SUNY’s Life Sciences Building in Fredonia, Planned Parenthood of New York, The Riverside Church and Amtrak nation-wide, among others.

Wayne-Hunt, Principal Hunt Design Associates, Past President of SEGD
Wayne Hunt to be Honored at AIGA LA Awards

On June 22, 2017, AIGA LA will celebrate the extraordinary achievements of the 2017 AIGA LA AWARDS honorees Errol Gerson, Wayne Hunt and GOOD Worldwide.

Selbert Perkins Design at the Waterside District Norfolk, Virginia.
SPD Creates New Brand Experience for Waterside District

Selbert Perkins Design recently collaborated with The Cordish Companies to create the new Brand Identity and Branded Environment for The Waterside District in Norfolk, Virginia.

The $40 million mixed-use development re-imagines the former Waterside Festival Marketplace, with an iconic new vision as the community’s entertainment hub. The Market, a 30,000 s.f. dining and entertainment plaza, includes a unique collection of local restaurants including Starr Hill, Luk Fu, and Guy Fieri’s steakhouse.

Kolar's Dietrich Speaks at Empathy + Innovation Summit

The Eighth Annual Patient Experience: Empathy + Innovation Summit took place May 22–24, 2017, at the Cleveland Convention Center in downtown Cleveland, Ohio.

Jesse Yungner and Adam Halverson with their Mahi-Mahi Catch
Winners all around!

The 2017 SEGD Conference Experience Miami wound down very late Saturday evening and many happy but tired members found themselves with just a few hours left before their flights. The situation begged the question: is there a point to going to sleep at all? To everyone flying out at the crack of dawn on Sunday, we salute your dedication to your families!

Frost*collective Launches Pivot
Frost*collective Adds Strategic Innovation Experts

Frost*collective has announced a repositioning of the business that will elevate the agency’s strategic competence with the addition of Pivot, a strategic innovation consultancy. Pivot specializes in transformative business consulting, adding to the agency’s foundational expertise in brand strategy, brand design, digital solutions and urban environments. The addition consolidates and extends Frost*collective’s service proposition, retaining human-centered design at its core.   

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