Regional Design Awards Winners 2016: South

41. PechaKucha Night Asheville Vol. 9

Open Door Design Studio, Asheville, NC; Shantanu Suman, Marisa Falcigno (creative directors/art directors/designers), Shreedavy Babuji (writer);
PechaKucha Asheville (client)

42. plynty Identity

Global Thinking, Alexandria, VA; Jason Kowal (executive creative director), Jamin Hoyle (creative director), John Armstrong (associate creative director/writer), Parvina Mamatova, Alyssa Martin (art directors/designers); plynty (client)

43. The President’s Gala Save the Date


Wier / Stewart, Augusta, GA; Alex Wier (creative director), Daniel Stewart (art director/designer), Lauren Cowart (designer); Georgia Regents University (client)

44. Prism


Matchstic, Atlanta; Blake Howard (creative director), Jonathan Lawrence, Mackenzie Brookshire (art directors), Brittany Robertson (designer), Jason Orme, Danielle DePiper (writers); Arauco North America – Prism (client)

45. Providence Restaurant Invitation to Soft Opening

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Fifth Letter, Winston-Salem, NC; Elliot Strunk (creative director/art director), Valecia Hopper (designer); Providence Restaurant (client)

“Providence Restaurant is a nonprofit restaurant that supports the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina. We wanted to create an invitation to their soft opening that spoke to their fight against hunger.”

—Fifth Letter (45)

46. Radio Rahim

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Witz Creative, Memphis, TN; Andrew Lebowitz (creative director/art director/designer); Radio Rahim (client)

47. Respect the Crest Posters


Jordan Fretz Design, Simpsonville, SC; Jordan Fretz (creative director/art director/designer); Jordan Fretz Design (client)

48. Rewind Soap Packaging


Stitch Design Co., Charleston, SC; Amy Pastre, Courtney Rowson (creative directors/art directors/designers); Adam Fetsch (client)

49. Ringling College Acceptance Package


Ringling College Design Center, Sarasota, FL; Holly Antoszewski (creative director), Jonathan Nguyen (art director/designer); Ringling College Office of Admissions (client)

50. Second Self Packaging Design


Adrenaline, Atlanta; Gina Bleedorn (creative director), Tex Grubbs (art director/designer); Second Self Brewery (client)

51. The Signet Branding


Grafik, Alexandria, VA; Gregg Glaviano (creative director), Carrie Madigan (art director/illustrator), Laura Lin, Diana Revelo (designers), Hal Swetnam (writer); JBG Companies (client)

52. Sutler’s Gin Packaging


Device Creative Collaborative, Winston-Salem, NC; Shane Cranford, Ross Clodfelter (creative directors/art directors/designers), Robert Doerzbacher Jr. (writer); Sutler’s Spirit Co. (client)

53. Urban Tree Cidery Branding


Vigor, Atlanta; Joseph Szala (creative director), Tom Durante (art director), Mark Gould, David Cook, Cheryl Yul (designers), David Kosmos (photographer), Tim Turnquist (writer); Vigor (client)

“With the vision to start a new legacy while keeping an existing one alive, the founders of Urban Tree tapped Vigor to craft the identity for Atlanta’s first cidery. Our approach was to meld the urban with the rural in a medley worthy of representing the delicious product and the genuine love of Georgia.”

—Vigor (53)

54. UT-Chattanooga Art Department Promo


The Official Studio, Chattanooga, TN; Aggie Toppins (creative director/art director/designer); The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Department of Art (client)

55. Vology Brand System


SPARK, Tampa, FL; Gordon Weller (creative director), Nate Carter (art director), Angus Shafer (designer); Vology (client)

56. Walk Bike Nashville


Peck & Company, Nashville, TN; Benji Peck (creative director/art director/designer/illustrator/writer), Hannah Lovell (designer), Brett Warren (photographer); Walk Bike Nashville (client)

57. Winston-Salem Industries for the Blind Annual Report


Fifth Letter, Winston-Salem, NC; Elliot Strunk (creative director/art director/designer), Jan Badger (designer), John Walsh, Jenny Viars (photographers), Laura Burrows (writer); Winston-Salem Industries for the Blind (client)

58. WonderRoot


Matchstic, Atlanta; Blake Howard (creative director), Mackenzie Brookshire (art director), Brittany Robertson (designer), Danielle DePiper (writer); WonderRoot (client)

59. WordCamp Asheville Branding


Open Door Design Studio, Asheville, NC; Shantanu Suman, Marisa Falcigno (creative directors/art directors/designers), Jamie King, Corey Bullman (art directors/designers); WordCamp Asheville (client)

60. Year in Hate


Southern Poverty Law Center, Montgomery, AL; Russell Estes (creative director/art director), Michelle Leland (designer), Peter Strain (illustrator); Intelligence Report (client)

61. Year One


Wake Forest University Creative Communications, Winston-Salem, NC; Hayes Henderson (creative director), Brent Piper (art director/designer/illustrator), Heather Evans Smith (photographer), Elaine Tooley, Rob Daniels (writers); Wake Forest University (client)