MeteorGear is Open for Business

MeteorGear is Open for Business

Posted by on Sep 9, 2013 in Design, Journal, Small Job, Social Media | No Comments

Our sample T-shirt came in today. It looks and feels great. The fabric is soft and the print quality is excellent. Our logo, with its two gradients, looks as smooth as print or online. Its a quality product. So, we are moving forward with our Meteor Group store, MeteorGear. We are going with Printfection as […]

Delving Into Digital Books

Delving Into Digital Books

Posted by on Apr 10, 2013 in Journal, Small Job | No Comments

I was itching to learn how to create a digital book. So, I found a training title on Lynda.com that showed how. My brother is an author and I had designed his last book, Though All the World Betrays Thee, for print. So, I decided it was time to turn the book into a PDF, […]

A Mobile Site for a Walking Tour

A Mobile Site for a Walking Tour

Posted by on Jan 17, 2013 in Backstory, Journal, Opinion, Pitch, Small Job | No Comments

A San Francisco based walking tours company, Local Tastes of the City, approached Meteor Group right before the holidays with a small budget and a desire to create a mobile site that would grab people’s attention. After discussing the project with the leader of our account team, Marco Koenig, our objective was to create a […]

Upgrading Meteor’s Social Media

Upgrading Meteor’s Social Media

Posted by on Jun 4, 2012 in Journal, Small Job, Social Media | No Comments

Now that Meteor Group has a new logo, it was time we upgraded the branding on social media. Our Facebook page is now up. I came up with a tagline, “make an impact”, that may or may not stick. The cover photo is literal but it grabs attention and works with Meteor’s color palette. I […]

A Smooth Design for the Android

A Smooth Design for the Android

Posted by on May 28, 2012 in Design, Identity, Journal, Small Job | No Comments

Meteor Group created a game for McDonalds to promote their McCafe Smoothie just before my time. But just after they hired me, they needed the icon created. The game is just available on Android. I’ve never created an app icon for just Android before. Apparently you can make them in any shape. They don’t have […]

Obama 2012 Goes Mobile

Obama 2012 Goes Mobile

Posted by on Mar 13, 2012 in Design, Journal, Pitch, Small Job | No Comments

Hey, its my first project at my new position at Meteor Group. I was to adapt the Obama 2012 campaign branding to mobile for a pitch to the Obama campaign. I have no problem working with the campaign’s art. I think they did a great job with their graphics online and I actually think it […]

Branding Efficiency

Branding Efficiency

Posted by on Feb 3, 2012 in Branding, Identity, Journal, Small Job | One Comment

I’ve worked on blogs on various levels. So, when my friend and colleague, Thanh Pham, approached me about branding the blog for his new company, Asian Efficiency, I was open to whatever he proposed. He wanted me to brand his blog. He would do the development. He even had a logo. That would have all […]

Flashback – Swingin’ Identity

Flashback – Swingin’ Identity

Posted by on Nov 10, 2011 in Flashback, Identity, Inspiration, Journal, Small Job | No Comments

Flashback is a series of articles that look back at interesting projects I created before I started this blog. Working with Double Down again on their social media inspired me to look back at two other clients from my time spent in the swing dance and lounge scenes in New York City. Tommy White Tie […]

Breathing Life Into a Deflated Identity

Breathing Life Into a Deflated Identity

Posted by on Oct 7, 2011 in Journal, Pitch, Small Job | No Comments

Green Galactic asked me to take a look at redesigning their logo. They are a marketing and production media company specializing in youth culture. All that they asked was that the logo remain green and that ideally, it included the reflected Gs of their current logo above. The project was on spec so I presented […]

Elegant Business Solutions

Elegant Business Solutions

Posted by on Aug 12, 2010 in Design, Journal, Small Job | No Comments

“Elegant business solutions.” That was the one thing software engineer Dominic Chang knew he wanted for new business. He wanted “elegant business solutions” to be his tagline. Chang had approached me about helping him launch his new business solutions start up. This was a fun project for me because naming his company was going to […]

Protected: Whatever Works…

Protected: Whatever Works…

Posted by on Dec 18, 2008 in Backstory, Journal, Presentation, Small Job | No Comments

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Adventures in Clubland

Adventures in Clubland

Posted by on Sep 12, 2007 in Design, Journal, Small Job | No Comments

A DJ friend of mine asked if I would be interested in being a nightclub promoter. He had an idea for a club theme that was successful for him when he lived in Portland, so he wanted to try it out here in Los Angeles. And I have been going out meeting a lot of […]