Archive for December, 2011

December 22, 2011

The Season’s Sarcastic Trend- Ugly Sweater Party

Are you in the holiday spirit, yet? We decided to celebrate the holidays at Appleton Creative with an Ugly Sweater contest! Wondering why everyone had musical instruments? Watch our music video debut, just in time for Christmas! We’re ready to take this one on the road (hopefully no one minds we only know one song) […]

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December 22, 2011

Tchotchkes and Swag: Which are you giving to your prospective customers?

I bet you can find dozens of examples of promotional giveaway items within an arms reach: Random company pens, paper pads featuring the name of the business travel hotel and a sport’s team company-sponsored bobblehead from a promotional giveaway night.  When it comes to freebies there is the good (love that swag!) and the bad […]

December 15, 2011

Branding: Why a logo is only the tip of the brand-berg

A logo is crucial to a company identity, but logo design is only one element in your brand arsenal, and should be the result of a profound company self-evaluation. Think of your company as a person – an entity in itself. Your logo is your signature style, your slogan is your attitude, your company motto […]

December 8, 2011

Appleton supports Coalition for the Homeless

Appleton Creative helped support the Coalition for the Homeless fundraiser hosted by UCF Town & Gown Council at the home of Dr. & Mrs. Hitt. The event raised over $3,000 for the homeless! Brent Trotter, President/CEO spoke about the great rise in homelessness in Orlando. There are some elementary schools that report 20% of their […]

December 2, 2011

Appleton helps homeless pets for the holidays!

Appleton Creative is starting a new Facebook campaign for the month of December. For every new “Like” on our page, we will donate $1 to Pet Rescue by Judy. Send this link to your friends, and for more information on how to help visit:

December 2, 2011

Best Wishes Amanda!

Today was our Fall Intern Amanda’s last day. Thank you for a great semester. We appreciate your hard work and wish you the best of luck!!