For the first time, Design Bridge competed in a Dragon Boat race to raise money for Sense, a national charity supporting adults and children born deaf and blind. A mix of ten volunteers from different areas of the business rallied together and what we lacked in training we made up for in fancy dress.
In: Events, What are we up to? · Tags: charity race, Dragon Boat, fundraiser, Sense
Our London studio is lucky enough to have two inspiring exhibitions from unique British artists on our doorstep! The Gagosian gallery on Brittania street has been reshaped in to a cavernous space to house Henry Moore, Late Large Forms. Close by at All Visual Arts, bold contemporary artist Polly Morgan is showing Endless Plains, her largest installation to date.
In: Art, Ooh that's nice, Viewpoints · Tags: All Visual Arts, contemporary art, Endless Plains, Gagosian, Henry Moore, Late Large Forms, Polly Morgan
This year Design Bridge is taking part in the Dragon Boat race to raise money for Sense, a national charity which provides vital support to deafblind people and their carers. To kick off the fundraising we decided to throw a Jubilee lunch and celebrate in street party style for a very worthy cause.
In: Events, Food and Drink, Ooh that's nice, What are we up to? · Tags: Charities, Diamond Jubilee, Fundraising, Queen's Diamond Jubilee, Sense UK
As Sony battles its worst ever deficit and announces global redundancies, Monocle 24 radio guest contributor Simon Black talks about how the brand can move forward and offer something different to emerging markets.
In: Brand Strategy, News, Viewpoints · Tags: Monocle 24, Monocle Radio, Simon Black, Sony, The Globalist
We are delighted to announce Design Bridge has been crowned a global winner at Diageo’s Marketing Brilliance Awards, at an awards ceremony held on the 21st March in London. The awards recognise Diageo’s continued move to embrace innovation in its brand campaigns, Design Bridge won in the category of Design & Gifting for Mahiki Coconut.
In: Awards, Events, Food and Drink, News · Tags: Diageo, Mahiki, Mahiki Coconut, Marketing Brilliance Awards, Packaging design
Last week, three people from our London team joined a panel on the Guardian Careers website, to offer advice on how to get in to the branding industry. Here are a few tips from the discussion.
In: Careers, Recruitment, Seminars/talks, Viewpoints, What are we up to? · Tags: Branding industry, Careers advice, Guardian Careers, Live Q&A
In the wake of the second disaster for the Costa cruising brand, Group Strategy Partner, Simon Black, is interviewed live on Monocle 24 Radio on the road to recovery when brands are in crisis. Not all brand challenges are design and creative focused. Some are strategic from start to finish.
In: Brand Strategy, News, Viewpoints, What are we up to? · Tags: Costa cruise brand, Midori House, Monocle 24, Simon Black
Design Bridge was doubly effective at the DBA Design Effectiveness Awards, winning silver and bronze awards in the packaging design category for work on Tate & Lyle, and new juice brand, by Hoogesteger.
In: Awards, Food and Drink, News, Uncategorized, What are we up to? · Tags: Awards, By Hoogesteger, DBA, DBA Design Effectiveness Awards, design awards, Royal Icing, T&L, Tate & Lyle, To Have & To Hold
Group Creative Director, Graham Shearsby will be rejoining the jury panel for the 2012 Pentawards. Contributing to an international jury of marketing and design managers from major companies, and leaders in design, which are selected from previous winners.
In: Awards, What are we up to? · Tags: Awards, design competition, global competition, Graham Shearsby, jury, Packaging concepts, Packaging design, Pentawards, Pentawards panel, student, student awards
Mahiki Coconut has won a First Place statuette at the Mobius Awards in the Food and Beverage packaging design category.
In: Awards, Food and Drink, Graphic design, News, Ooh that's nice, Product design, What are we up to? · Tags: 1st place statuette, Awards, design, design awards, Design Bridge, Diageo, Mahiki, Mahiki Coconut, Mobius, Mobius Awards, trophy