March 21, 2017

Creative Tonic Number 5 in Agency Spotter’s Top 20 Branding Agencies for 2017

The Agency Spotter top branding agencies quarterly report evaluates almost 2,000 branding agencies and design firms based on their credentials, focus and expertise in branding, client feedback, and project work. This report is focused on those who specialize in branding, brand identity, naming, and brand standards. Creative Tonic is excited to be…
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September 13, 2016

Aura of Success at American Package Design Awards

For more than 50 years, Graphic Design USA (GDUSA) has been a trusted source of news and insights for graphic design professionals, as well as source of recognition for design in several national design competitions that culminate in Annuals showcasing the best in Graphic Design. (more…)
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July 14, 2016

Brand Discovery: Setting The Stage For Efficiency in Creativity

Identifying the opportunities for differentiation is essential in creating a brand that is distinct and stands out from the competition. Where are the holes in the market? What are the areas of opportunity for positioning the company visually and tonally? Understanding these questions ensures we’re helping our clients reflect their…
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May 3, 2016

Creative Tonic Golden at the A’ Design Awards

Recognized worldwide as an indicator of quality and perfection in design, the A' Design Award is a showcase for those answering the need for great design to help create a better future. Created to bring together designers, companies, academics and individuals from around the globe who believe the future is…
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February 10, 2016

Ryft Winner At iF Design Awards 2016

For over 60 years, the iF DESIGN AWARD has been recognized the world over as a label of design excellence. We're honored to have our work for Ryft recognized by the panel of international experts at this year's competition, iF Design Awards 2016. Selected from 5,295 entries by 2,458 participants from 53 countries, the Ryft rebranding…
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January 15, 2016

Escape Ordinary: Cove Grand Opening

No better way to cap off our now award-winning work with the team at Cove than with a glass of champagne amongst Austin's fashion elite. Though our collective fashion sense may not put us in that category any time soon, last night's opening event was a great opportunity to see the project fully realized…
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January 8, 2016

Ryft Recognized at Summit Emerging Media Awards

We're excited to kick off the new year with the latest recognition for our work with the team at Ryft at the 2015 Summit Emerging Media Awards. Selected from more than 1,300 entries, the Ryft rebrand project was recognized with a Leader Award in the Complete Branding Package category. "It's an honor to be recognized for the…
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December 15, 2015

Small Is Better

For us, staying small is a conscious decision. A decision to select opportunities based on how they fit into our goals and strengths versus how many zeros they carry. A choice to stay flexible, to shift and evolve along with our needs and desires versus marrying a specific execution or…
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November 11, 2015

Two-Time Merit Winner in HOW International Design Awards

We're excited to announce two projects, Cove and HRCA, were both chosen as Merit winners in the most recent HOW International Design Awards. Selected from more than 1,000 entries, these projects are 2 of 315 winning designs in this highly selective and well-regarded competition sponsored by HOW magazine that recognizes excellence…
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October 28, 2015

Reimagining Repellent: Shoo & No Bites

From color palettes to insect iconography and outdoor imagery, the bug spray category follows a well defined path. With such opportunity to break new ground, we were excited when asked to reimagine how the category could look and feel. Tasked with breaking outside the predefined notions, we created a variety of brand and…
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