What’s The Key to Judging Good Creative?

Our Creative Director, Trent Burton is giving a talk on May 20th with the Calgary Marketing Association on how to judge creative ideas. Asked whether he thought it was a good idea that you attend, he said “Totally.”  But don’t sweat … Read More

It’s ok—you can judge this book by its cover

Aug 21, 14 // EventsPeople

When first-time author Clive Veroni, Toronto marketing specialist and founder of Leap Consulting, approached us to design the cover of his new book SPIN, how could we decline the offer? Our design team distilled Veroni’s ask for mid-century influence and succinct but … Read More

Baci Baci Bocce

May 28, 14 // EventsPeople

What’s new, fresh and more Italian than Sophia Loren in a Versace scarf sipping a negroni? Bocce! —the new Italian dine-in and take-out concept in Mission. Opening this week, at 2207 4th street, we couldn’t be happier to have … Read More

Q & A+ with Monique Gamache

Jan 16, 14 // People

Recently Graphis released their 2013 annual report annual. Yes it’s an annual about annuals. And no, it’s nowhere near as boring as it sounds. Why? Well, besides the fact that it features an outstanding collection of some of the most … Read More

Head of the Table

Nov 06, 13 // PeoplePublications

When he’s not running some of Calgary’s hottest bars and restaurants he’s running marathons to raise money for leukemia. Just named to Avenue Magazine’s 40 under 40, nobody could accuse Brad Morrison of being short on stamina. Not only … Read More

Tiny Tim

Sep 12, 13 // People

He may be but a wee lad now but judging by the Wilt Chamberlain-like physique of his proud papa, newborn Timothy Johann Thiessen won’t be pint sized for long. And if conventional wisdom holds true, he’ll share his dad’s larger-than-life … Read More

Toothsome Twosome

Aug 08, 13 // People

In Calgary we don’t just think forward, we think fashion forward. So when one of our own gets props for having impeccable personal style it behooves us to tip our on-trend hats to them. We’d like to give a … Read More

Million Dolllar Baby

Jul 30, 13 // People

Ok, maybe not a million, but the joyous arrival of Sam Xander Israel Cant did net Dan a whopping $75 in the WAX baby pool, so it seems little Sam is good fortune indeed! We know first time parents … Read More

Thoughts on judging D&AD

Recently, Monique Gamache, our Design Director, was invited to judge the Graphic Design category at the prestigious D&AD awards in London. D&AD, established in 1962, celebrates the very best in advertising and design from around the world. In … Read More