As some of you know, I have a day job... it's the same job I've had for over 16 years now, and I couldn't be happier at it. Our company is really like a family to me; we look out for each other, we support each other, share in each others' ups and downs.
Oh yes, and we really like to create together.
website just won a Platinum Award from MarCom!
More than anything else - the bright colors, useful and interesting copy - our site
is really an effort of love from our entire team, and that's why I think it works. There's personality in it, and pride in our work. It says it right on the home page: "We love what we do." And I think that shows throughout the site. We all contribute to the blog and our twitter feed as
well, and that helps keep the site fresh and interesting and shows a
variety of viewpoints, all focused on making projects better for our
This one was a bit of a challenge for all of us, because it was our first redesign after my boss Rich passed away. I honestly think he would have loved this.
So while I haven't been painting, I have been doing a lot of designing. You can see some of it on the site's portfolio. I should mention also that one of our magazines also got a Gold MarCom Award, so I'm doubly happy about it! I would keep creating no matter what, but it's nice to hear every once in a while that your message is making its mark.
ps ~ For those of you dying to see a recent photo of me from this summer, (HA!) here's my brand new bio.