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  • Black Designers You Should Know: Part II

    This week we continue our recognition of brilliant Black designers with this short list of present-day experts in branding and graphic designers. Please join us in celebrating the immensely talented professionals below, along with many others.   Dana James Mwangi Dana is an incredibly talented designer, speaker, and owner of the award-winning Cheers Creative. She’s… Read more »

  • Black Graphic Designers You Should Know

    This week, we raise up the immense talent of Black designers. We’re starting with the very short list below, yet there are so many more making great contributions in the field. Help us in bringing recognition to the great work of all Black designers.   ​​Charles Dawson (b. 1889) ​​​​Not only was Charles Dawson the first… Read more »

  • What Does the Future Hold for Workspace Design?

    It’s no secret the coronavirus pandemic has changed everything in the blink of an eye. Two months ago the concept of social distancing was still a foreign one, and chats about what happened on The Bachelor last night while gathered around the water cooler (or Keurig) were still commonplace. The way we work shifted overnight,… Read more »

  • ​Design in the Time of COVID-19: Designing for the Vulnerable

    Coronavirus has wreaked havoc across the globe to say the least, but it’s also inspired hope and community in ways we haven’t seen in a long time–or possibly ever. Graphic designers worldwide are no exception, putting their visual communication skills to good use to help those in our most vulnerable communities.   At its core,… Read more »

  • Effective Design Studio has been a valued partner of ours for many years. They are always there for us when we need anything. They stay current with what is new and effective for our hotel to meet our goals. They have a keen sense of design that truly speaks to who we are. I can’t imagine not having them just a quick email away!

    — Carol A Lobaito (Director of Sales & Marketing , The Arctic Club Seattle)
  • I have had the pleasure of working with the Effective Design team for many years throughout my hotel career. The team has been extremely responsive, has a fresh design approach, unique ideas and an overall pleasure to work with. They have assisted me with design work from logos, printed collateral, web and electronic marketing. I highly recommend the team at Effective Design Studio.

    — Paul Sposare (Director of Sales & Marketing, Trump International Hotel & Tower New York)
  • The team at Effective Design could not have been better to work with. Their creative ideas bring life to each project, and they have a great willingness to listen and collaborate. A very responsive group with a dedication to service excellence, e! provides a professional and personal experience the works well.

    — Greg Inglin (Senior Vice President, Colliers)