Teaser image - Forbes.com: How To Build A Premium Artisanal Brand

Forbes.com: How To Build A Premium Artisanal Brand

Forbes.com published an article from 29 Design Studio Founder + CEO Maureen Ballatori. The article highlights four of Maureen’s tips to create an artisanal brand and a premium experience for your customer.
“For many Americans, purchase behavior is driven less by what the product is and more by who is doing the selling. […]

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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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Teaser image - Forbes.com: Farmers Tap Into Consumer Curiosity About Food

Forbes.com: Farmers Tap Into Consumer Curiosity About Food

Forbes.com published an article featuring a recipe for success for diverse agritourism destinations. The article, which included 10 ingredients that make for successful agritourism, was written by 29 Design Studio Founder + CEO Maureen Ballatori.
“For many Americans, particularly those living in urban environments, how food makes it into their homes, supermarkets and restaurants seems almost like magic. When that “magic” broke down during Covid amid food supply chain issues, consumers became even more curious about where food comes from and how to obtain locally sourced products.”[…]

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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 - Forbes.com: How to Make Complex Ideas Simple Through Visual Design

Forbes.com: How to Make Complex Ideas Simple Through Visual Design

Brands tell stories. And in our highly visual society, often, the simplest way to distill the essence of a brand is through visual design. Forbes.com published an article on this theory from 29 Design Studio Founder + CEO Maureen Ballatori.
“In business, if you want to make complex ideas simple and understandable, sometimes you need to pull out the whole toolbox. People learn and emotionally connect in different ways. That’s true in both business-to-business and business-to-consumer branding and marketing, as well as product design.”[…]

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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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