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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 […]

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 […]

Getting Down 2.0

Getting Down 2.0

Posted by on Feb 3, 2012 in Backstory, Branding, Identity, Journal, Social Media | No Comments

Double Down is a client and swing band based in New York City. They contacted me about helping them out with their social media. I had designed their logo and their CD package a few years ago. Before I began designing their Facebook app and YouTube page, I asked them if they would be open […]

FX is Everywhere Concept

FX is Everywhere Concept

Posted by on Dec 21, 2011 in Journal, Pitch, Presentation, Social Media | No Comments

One more concept for the 2011 FX Upfront pitch. The FX Is Everywhere campaign highlights FX Network’s huge fan base that has recently gotten dramatically wider. Invitation Message-in-a-bottle style invitation to the FX Upfront Party in New York City. Trade Ad Single page ad to highlight FX Networks recent acquisition of blockbuster movies. Microsite Interactive […]

Extreme Entertainment Upfront Presentation

Extreme Entertainment Upfront Presentation

Posted by on Dec 15, 2011 in Journal, Pitch, Presentation, Social Media | No Comments

The FX Extreme Entertainment campaign is a bold, in-your-face presentation for the 2011 Upfront Show in New York City that reflects the networks’ tough, edgy personality. I created this presentation working with KO Creative as a freelance Creative Director. This direction was one of three concepts presented. I may be working on an additional direction […]

Magazine Rebranding – the Nameplate & More

Posted by on Nov 7, 2011 in Social Media, Visualization | No Comments

Salon City magazine started out as a magazine that was distributed in hair salons. Recently the publication has evolved into more of a fashion and Hollywood gossip mag. Now, they want to own their new emphasis, add to it and go for a wider distribution. They want to fully embrace the secondary meaning of the […]

A Dot Com Boom Era Identity Comes of Age

A Dot Com Boom Era Identity Comes of Age

Posted by on Sep 7, 2011 in Journal, Social Media | No Comments

Phone Spell is a website with an app that calculates what a potential phone number spells. So, when picking a phone number, a business or an individual can think of a clever spelling for their number before requesting a phone number. The site has been around since 1995 and has been successful. But they were […]

Answering the Call

Answering the Call

Posted by on Nov 10, 2008 in Backstory, Design, Events, Journal, Social Media | No Comments

I have been working on projects with Viva Creative for a few years now. They are based out of Rockville, Maryland and I am in Los Angeles. I’ve never met them in person, but we have a good working relationship just chatting in email and occasionally on the phone. The projects are mostly identity and […]

Keeping Up With… Stink

Keeping Up With… Stink

Posted by on Jul 29, 2008 in Backstory, Journal, Pitch, Presentation, Social Media | No Comments

Reality show Keeping Up with the Kardashians is a popular show. But Boxer Films thinks there is room for an alternative reality show. Something more wholesome. Something people can relate to. They hired me to help them come up with promotional ideas and put a pitch presentation together for their reality show idea. The show […]

CI Links

Posted by on Mar 31, 2005 in Journal, Social Media | No Comments

http://marksudell.com/projects/laugh-riots/  

CI Links

Posted by on Mar 3, 2005 in Journal, Social Media | No Comments

Current: Jamison site: http://0b4.83d.myftpupload.com/ http://0b4.83d.myftpupload.com/ http://0b4.83d.myftpupload.com/   http://marksudell.com/projects/laugh-riots/  http://marksudell.com/projects/15-seconds-of-fame/ http://marksudell.com/projects/punt-pass-flick/ http://marksudell.com/projects/tvgn-goes-pop/   http://brand.marksudell.com/projects/mph/ http://brand.marksudell.com/projects/f2f-fun/   http://marksudell.com/projects/double_down/ http://marksudell.com/projects/lonnys-world/   http://marksudell.com/etrade_wallet_direct.jpg http://marksudell.com/etrade_fulfillment.jpg http://marksudell.com/Stanley_Cup_Luncheon.jpg http://marksudell.com/Lester_Patrick_Awards.jpg http://marksudell.com/projects/international-trade-ad/ http://marksudell.com/banners_2.pdf http://marksudell.com/banners_1.pdf http://marksudell.com/projects/curious-george-home-entertainment/ http://marksudell.com/projects/emmy-consideration-ad/ http://marksudell.com/buy-hbg_300x250.html http://marksudell.com/buy-hbg_720x90.html  

Putting a Face on Hasbro’s Board Games

Putting a Face on Hasbro’s Board Games

Posted by on Mar 7, 2004 in Branding, Journal, Social Media | No Comments

Hasbro acquired Milton Bradley, the maker of the classic board games of the 60’s and 70’s. They wanted to create a separate Games Division for their new acquisition. They asked me to create an identity for the division. They came up with the name, Face to Face Fun. It distinguishes the classic board games from the […]

Rainbow Room Rabble Rousers

Posted by on Apr 21, 2003 in Journal, Social Media | No Comments

Ron Sunshine and His Orchestra is a jazz band of note in the New York City swing and jazz music community.Ron Sunshine contacted me when they got a gig to be the house band of the Rainbow Room in Rockefeller Center. Its a pretty big deal. They needed a logo to be used on the their […]

Walk of Fame

Walk of Fame

Posted by on Jan 7, 2003 in Branding, Design, Journal, Social Media | No Comments

Comedy Central’s Your 15 Seconds of Fame Sweepstakes is a program that gives people a chance to win a walk-on spot in one of Comedy Central’s in-house movies. I presented these very tight sketches to the Creative Director. To see which on was picked along with branding examples, follow this link.

Coast to Coast Laughs

Coast to Coast Laughs

Posted by on Nov 7, 2002 in Branding, Inspiration, Journal, Social Media | No Comments

Laugh Riots is Comedy Central’s national stand-up comedy competition. They needed an identity. Colors had to be black and red. I presented the following directions. They liked one of the directions. I refined it to add some depth and dimension. For branding applications, follow this link.

Dig(ital) Video

Dig(ital) Video

Posted by on Mar 9, 2002 in Journal, Social Media | No Comments

Dig Video is a new site for music videos of all genres. “Dig” is short for digital. To start the identity process, I presented a group of fairly tight, color sketch logos. The client chose the hand drawn direction and I refined it. The final is below. The client also planned on there being several divisions of […]

Mambo – the Fragrance

Mambo – the Fragrance

Posted by on Nov 1, 2000 in Social Media, Visualization | No Comments

Fashion designer Liz Claiborne needed an identity for her new fragrance: Mambo. I tried to stay away from cliche’ when designing the black and white comps below. They chose a direction which I refined and added color. The identity was handed off. They were very happy with it. I didn’t have anything to with the […]