Category Archives: Creative Industries

David Hunt Creative, Inc. celebrates 25 years

Since 1994, David Hunt Creative has provided strategic branding and design solutions for business, health care, retail, educational, industrial, government, and non-profit organizations. The business offers comprehensive creative services that include: brand identity — logo concept, design and implementation; marketing materials — brochures, direct mail, newsletters, annual reports, and posters; as well as advertising —…
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Local Photographer Receives National Award

Local Photographer Receives National Award February 22, 2019 Columbia, SC– Ted Linczak was honored with the Professional Photographers of America (PPA) National Award for outstanding service to professional photography. The bronze and walnut plaque was recently presented to him by the Professional Photographers of South Carolina, a PPA Affiliated Association, at their annual convention held…
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Ken May to retire from S.C. Arts Commission after 33 years

[caption id="attachment_19461" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Verner and Folk Heritage Award Recipients[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C. – Ken May will retire from leading the South Carolina Arts Commission in 2019 after 33 years of service working to improve equity in and access to the state’s arts, culture, and traditions. May, executive director for the past nine years, carved out…
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Flock and Rally Earns Two IABC/SC Palmetto Awards

Integrated communications agency earns multiple awards in marketing communication category November 26, 2018 (COLUMBIA, S.C.) – Flock and Rally, the women-owned integrated communications firm based in Columbia, S.C., was honored with two 2018 Palmetto Awards by the South Carolina chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC/SC). Founded in 2010, the firm serves clients…
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Jasper Johns’ gifts to be shown in entirety at the Columbia Museum of Art

[caption id="attachment_17985" align="alignnone" width="595"] One of Jasper Johns’ famous target paintings hanging in the CMA at its former Taylor Street location in 1960.[/caption] Midcentury Masters highlights early days and friends of iconic artist and Columbia native Columbia, S.C. – The Columbia Museum of Art is proud to announce the exhibition Midcentury Masters: Jasper Johns’ Gifts to the…
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Riggs Partners Announces 2018 CreateAthon® Nonprofit Clients

Eight South Carolina nonprofit organizations will be the beneficiaries of pro bono marketing and communication services provided by Riggs Partners during its 21st annual CreateAthon®. The 24-hour marketing marathon will begin Thursday, October 18 at 8:00 a.m. and conclude the morning of Friday, October 19. Organizations selected as CreateAthon clients this year include: Autism Academy…
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The Karcher Group Grows Web Development Team

[caption id="attachment_15332" align="aligncenter" width="955"] Sara DeJaneiro[/caption] The Karcher Group Grows Web Development Team Sara DeJaneiro adds experience and expertise as front-end developer North Canton, June 12, 2018 —The Karcher Group, a digital marketing agency, announced today the addition of Sara DeJaneiro as front-end developer. “Sara brings a strong skillset to our web development team,” said…
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MPA Strategies Welcomes New Public Relations and Association Management Interns

[gallery link="file" columns="2" size="medium" ids="13774,13775"] Columbia, SC – MPA Strategies would like to welcome Megan Guglielmo and Maelyn Henninger as the newest additions to their team. Megan is a Senior Political Science Major at the University of South Carolina. Her primary focus will be to work alongside our Vice President of Public Relations on new…
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Kara Grossman and Ashley Whisenant Join the GMK Interiors Team

[gallery columns="2" link="file" size="full" ids="12064,12065"] COLUMBIA, S.C. – November 6, 2017 – GMK is proud to announce that Kara Grossman has joined GMK’s interiors division as an interior designer and Ashley Whisenant has joined as a procurement coordinator. In these roles, Ms. Grossman will support design teams on both hospitality and senior living projects, and…
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S.C. High School Writing Finalists Announced; Contest Triples In Size

Columbia, S.C. - Seventy-two high school juniors and seniors from across the state have been named finalists in the fourth South Carolina High School Writing Contest. “We started in 2013 with 23 finalists, so we have grown remarkably,” said Steven Lynn, dean of the South Carolina Honors College and founder of the contest. “We are impressed…
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