Teaser image - 29 Design Studio Early Winners for Hermes Creative Awards

29 Design Studio Early Winners for Hermes Creative Awards

29 Design Studio is being honored for their creative work by the 2022 Hermes Creative Awards. The agency took home Gold for their logo design for Geneva Made as well as Gold for Hudson River Fruit Distributors Leave Behinds and received an Honorable Mention for their Chicken Sausage packaging for Leep Foods.

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29 Design Studio Receives Woman-Owned Business Recognition

Maureen Ballatori, CEO + Founder of 29 Design Studio, has been awarded a Business Inspiration Award for Minority or Woman-Owned Business by the Canandaigua Chamber of Commerce. Maureen Ballatori just wanted to make a living based on her creativity. And playing small was never part of the plan. As Eleanor Roosevelt once said, “I am […]

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Strong Brands Build Strong Associations

Try asking the almighty Google, “How do I brand an association?” You’ll get loads of articles about brand association — what a customer considers when they think about your brand. You know, the mental connections between a brand and a concept. Heady stuff (pun intended), but not quite what you were looking for. Okay, now […]

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Teaser image - 29 Design Studio Clients Win Big at Grow-NY for the Third Year in a Row

29 Design Studio Clients Win Big at Grow-NY for the Third Year in a Row

Greater Finger Lakes Creative Agency Fuels Winning Pitches Again at the Grow-NY Food and Agriculture Competition Rochester, New York (November 19, 2021) –  29 Design Studio continues its winning streak helping clients win big prizes in the prestigious international Grow-NY Food and Agriculture competition with its third consecutive winner in the last three years. The competition […]

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Teaser image - Death by Committee – How to Fuel a Collaborative Mindset Without Losing the Big Idea

Death by Committee – How to Fuel a Collaborative Mindset Without Losing the Big Idea

We know how helpful software is in improving collaboration. You’ve seen the list: Monday, Basecamp, Dropbox, Slack – they enhance project management and communications. At 29, we use them all.  But how about extending this collaborative energy into the way marketing and sales work together?  Too often there is a breakdown in integrating marketing and […]

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AgriMarketing: Maureen Ballatori on Engaging Funders

AgriMarketing published a feature article detailing tips for food innovators to engage funders. The article, which highlights how to write a compelling story for investors, was written by our own founder and CEO, Maureen Ballatori. Ballatori writes: “If your story does not flow, is not clear, does not answer critical questions, and fails to pique the […]

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Forbes.com: A Simple Framework For A Solid Economic Development Brand

Forbes.com published an article recently from 29 Design Studio Founder + CEO, Maureen Ballatori. The article highlights five principles to drive your strategic and creative work with branding and marketing for economic development. Ballatori begins by writing, “Did you know that Austin, Texas, has two slogans? There’s the official slogan, “The Live Music Capital of […]

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29 Design Studio Continues Growth With Addition of New Graphic Designer

Rochester, New York (May 19, 2021) — 29 Design Studio, a creative agency founded in 2007, has added Franca Mantisi to its team, as the company continues to expand its regional and national reputation in food and ag tech. The new addition follows three recent first-place awards in regional competitions sponsored by the National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA).   Some recent […]

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Teaser image - Fast-Growing 29 Design Studio Adds Another Creative to Team

Fast-Growing 29 Design Studio Adds Another Creative to Team

Alice Hallahan joins branding and marketing agency as art director Rochester, New York (April 5, 2021) – 29 Design Studio, a creative agency founded in 2007, has added Alice Hallahan to its team, as the company continues to expand its regional and national reputation in food and agtech. The agency has increased employees by 250% […]

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