Red Hat design awards | 2017 roundup

2017 was an incredible year for creative work at Red Hat, and I know I speak for a lot people when I say that we are proud of what we accomplished this past year. Many of the projects we worked on were submitted to a variety of design competitions and film festivals. Here is the

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Everyone’s a strategist. So, what are the creative strategists doing?

A designer recently told me, “I don’t even know what you guys do all day.” She was talking about Creative Strategists. She was talking about me. Breathe, man. Assume good intent. You haven’t worked with this one yet. It’s only been a few months. Keep working, they’ll start to get it. Or maybe they won’t.

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Corporate portfolio awareness in Times Square-ness

So! Our corporate marketing team has had some pretty awesome opportunities in the past to wave the proverbial Red Hat flag high in Times Square – New York City’s epicenter of cool, where the people are and want to be! But this summer, we had an epic opportunity. On August 23-24 we ran a huge

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2015 MarCom Award winners

Our marketing communications team is proud to have received seven 2015 MarCom Awards. MarCom Awards is a creative competition for any individual or company involved in the concept, writing and design of print, visual, audio and web materials and programs. Entries come from corporate marketing and communication departments, advertising agencies, PR firms, design shops, production

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The Power of Story Workshop

Way back in April, I attended a workshop by New Kind’s Jonathan Opp (formerly of Red Hat) called “The Power of Story.” Part lecture and part activity-based, this 2-hour session explained the value of storytelling for businesses and simple exercises to help attendees figure out their company story. The workshop began with a discussion around

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10 lessons on Marketing and Design I Learned at High Five

The Triangle AMA High Five Conference is a place for marketers and creatives to meet and find inspiration in each other and the work being done in the Triangle area. I was fortunate to be able to attend the keynotes and workshops and learned much about teamwork, partnership, and collaboration in new and unexpected ways.

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