Upcoming Events

Oct 5

Re-introduction to Creativity and Collaboration - October 5 Lunch Meeting

Join us for one of the most popular speakers we've had for SummitUp! The lunch meeting will be followed by an afternoon seminar.

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Oct 5

Problem Solving and Creative Boost afternoon seminar

Our lunch speaker, Artie Isaac, will be conducting an afternoon seminar on Problem Solving & Creative Boost

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Nov 2

State of Youth Culture and Its Impact on Brands - November 2 Lunch Meeting

Join us in November for Clint! Runge of Archrival for the latest information on the impact of the youth culture.

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Public Announcements

 

2017 Hermes Winners

Congratulations to the 2017 Hermes/ADDY Winners!

And congratulations to the 2017 AAF Silver Medal recipient - Steve Greenblatt!

JUDGE'S CHOICE AWARDS 

  • Graphica for Hexion - One Clear Vision Conference Display



  • Real Art for Krush Technologies - Krush SXSW Activation

  • Warped Wing Brewing Company - Warped Wing Cans



  • Warped Wing Brewing Company - Trotwood Lager Campaign


BEST OF SHOW

  • Real Art for Krush Technologies - Moveo

 

ADVERTISING INDUSTRY SELF-PROMOTION

GOLD

  • Boom Crate Studios - Boom Crate Studios House Rules




  • paperreka - 12 Musketeers Calendar Website



  • paperreka - 12 Musketeers Letterpress Calendar

 

SILVER

  • Boom Crate Studios - Boom Crate Studios Stickers
  • Boom Crate Studios - Boom Crate Holiday Gift
  • Real Art for Real Art - Krush SXSW Case Study
  • Real Art for Real Art - Flip Dot Game
  • Real Art - Real Art President's Day Promo


BRONZE

  • Boom Crate Studios for AAF-Dayton - Pinewood Derby T-shirt
  • Boom Crate Studios for AAF-Dayton - AAF-Dayton Pinewood Derby Flyer
  • Catapult Creative - We Are Catapult Creative
  • Cox Media Group Ohio for WHIO-TV - MeTV Promo
  • Real Art for AAF-Dayton - AAF-Dayton Logo
  • Real Art for Real Art - Maker Faire Boneyard Build Off
  • Real Art for Real Art - Boneyard Build Off Event
  • Think Patented - Think Patented's Magnetic Wall
  • Think Patented for Think Patented - the noodle

 

CROSS PLATFORM

GOLD

  • School of Advertising Art - SAA Be You Campaign


  • Warped Wing Brewing Company - Trotwood Lager Campaign


 

SILVER

  • Graphica for TCS - Ei-Lo T-Shirt Promotional Campaign
  • The Ohlmann Group for CareSource - Covered in Kindness Brand Campaign
  • Upward Brand Interactions for Life Skills - Life Schools rebrand Campaign


BRONZE

  • Catapult Creative for TJ Chumps - TJ Chumps Marketing Campaign
  • Graphica for Airstream - Pendleton Travel Trailer Campaign
  • Real Art for LexisNexis - MedMal Navagator(r) Netter Launch
  • The Ohlmann Group for CareSource - Brand Book and Brand Guide
  • TriComB2B for Hobard Brothers - FabCOR(r) F6 Launch Campaign



ELEMENTS OF ADVERTISING

GOLD

SILVER

  • Boom Crate Studios - Boom Crate Studios Logo
  • Graphica - Graphica Analog Poster Series
  • Kargl Graphic Design for Entriq - Entriq Logo
  • ManaVision, Inc. for Ars Nova A Cappella Group - Freedom
  • ManaVision, Inc. for Lexus of Dayton - Best for You
  • ManaVision, Inc. for Victoria Theatre Association - It's Beautiful
  • Real Art for Ascend Innovations - Axiom Clinical Research Logo
  • Real Art for Proto BuildBar - Tesla vs Edison Photo-Illustrations


BRONZE

  • Catapult Creative for Dayton Inspires - Dayton Inspires Clothing Design
  • Graphica for Dayton Children's Hospital - Dayton Children's Brand Identity
  • Kargl Graphic Design for The Geek Equestrian - The Geek Equistrian Logo
  • Kettering Health Network for Kettering Health Network - Renew Boutique & Spa
  • Kettering Kealth Network for Kettering Health Network - How Do You Like Your k-news
  • Premier Health for Premier Health - Health Effects of Caffeine
  • Premier Health for Premier Health - SAD: Seasonal Affective Disorder
  • Real Art for B5 Systems - B5 Lifestyle Photography
  • Real Art for Dawn Foods - Dawn Foods Product Photography
  • Real Art for The Levinson Brothers - Boy Band Photography
  • Shumsky-Boost Technologies for Boost Rewards - Ignite by Boost Rewards (New Logo)
  • The Bricks Agency for Belimed - Belimed Product Environment Shoot
  • The Bricks Agency for Innovative Sterilization Technologies - ONE TRAY Photography
  • Upward Brand Interactions for City of Fairborn - City of Fairborn logo design
  • Upward Brand Interactions for Hobart Corporation - Hobart Photo Shoot

 

FILM, VIDEO, & SOUND

GOLD

 

SILVER

  • Boom Crate Studios for Dayton Children's Hospital - Jules
  • Boom Crate Studios for Dayton Children's Hospital - To Us
  • Boom Crate Studios for School of Advertising Art - SAA Gabbi
  • DHProductions for CareSource Management Group - CareSource Life Services: Lenora
  • Real Art for Krush Technologies - Anomolie Trailer
  • Real Art for Krush Technologies - Krush Brand Reel
  • Real Art for Krush Technologies CES Ceiling Video Loop
  • Real Art for Lexmark International, Inc. - Lexmark Solutions Gallery Videos
  • Real Art for Victoria's Secret - Valentines Day LookBook Video
  • School of Advertising Art - SAA: The Journey
  • The Ohlmann Group for Graceworks Lutheran Services - Every Day is a New Day
  • TriComB2B for Crown Equipment - Auto Positioning System Animation
  • University of Dayton Media Production Group for University of Dayton - Campus Tour Introduction
  • University of Dayton Media Production Group for University of Dayton - My Year at UD

 

BRONZE

  • Boom Crate Studios for CareSource - The Riveras
  • Boom Crate Studios for Dayton Children's Hospital - Luke
  • Boom Crate Studios for Dayton Children's Hospital - Amanda
  • Boom Crate Studios for PSA Airlines - Career Takeoff
  • Boom Crate Studios for PSA Airlines - Jeff Mabry
  • Boom Crate Studios for PSA Airlines - Photo Shoot
  • Boom Crate Studios for PSA Airlines - Pilot Animations
  • Fahlgren Mortine for Emerson - Accelerating Next Gen. Innovation
  • Kettering Health Network for Kettering Health Network - Jeff Landis Patient Testimony
  • Kettering Health Network for Kettering Health Network - KHN 2016 Super Bowl Commercial
  • Kettering Health Network for Kettering Health Network - Carrie Baker Patient Testimony
  • Kettering Health Network for Kettering Health Network - KHN Cancer Center Tribute Video
  • Kettering Health Network for Kettering Health Network Jeff Landis Orthopedic Commercial
  • LexisNexis - LexisNexis Explore Video
  • ManaVision, Inc. for Ars Nova A Cappella Group - Freedom
  • ManaVision, Inc. for The Miami Valley School - Voices of MVS
  • ManaVision, Inc. for Victoria Theatre Association - It's Beautiful
  • Real Art for KoneCranes - Know your KoneCranes.com Video
  • Real Art for Premier Healthcare - Premier Healthcare E-Visits Video
  • Real Art for The AES Corporation - Advancion Product Video
  • TriComB2B for Cummins - Technical Guru Video
  • TriComB2B for Intelligrated - Store Solutions Video
  • TriComB2B for Refrigeration Design Technoligies - Eco-Cool Video
  • University of Dayton Media Production Group for University of Dayton - The University of Dayton Brand
  • University of Dayton Media Production Group for University of Dayton - Bold Vision

 

ONLINE/INTERACTIVE

GOLD

 

SILVER

  • LexisNexis - LexisNexis Differences Landing Page
  • Real Art for Ali Industries, Inc. - Gator Finishing Website
  • Real Art for Krush Technologies - Krush Website
  • Real Art for Krush Technologies - Emotit for President Website
  • The Ohlmann Group for Victoria Theatre Association - Victoria Theatre Association Website

 

BRONZE

  • Graphica for Dayton Children's Hospital - Brand Identity Microsite
  • Real Art for Boost Rewards - Ignite VR Experience
  • Real Art for Cintas Corporation - Cintas Uniform Visualizer
  • Real Art for Kaiser Permanente - Kaiser Permanente Games
  • The Ohlmann Group for Spring Valley Academy - Spring Valley Academy Website
  • TriComB2B for Crown Equipment - Video Training App

 

OUT-OF-HOME & AMBIENT MEDIA

GOLD

 

SILVER

  • Graphica for Hexion - One Clear Vision Conference Display
  • Real Art for Dawn Foods - Dawn Foods Interactive Declaration
  • Real Art for ITW Food Equipment Group for 2016 Pizza Show Mixer
  • Real Art for Proto BuildBar - Tesla vs Edison Video Game
  • Warped Wing Brewing Company  - Warped Wing Posters

 

BRONZE

  • Kettering Health Network for Kettering Health Network - Kettering Mobile Care Vehicles
  • Lamar Advertising for Dayton Barber College - DBC: Pole Wrap
  • Real Art for Dawn Foods - Dawn Culture Wall
  • Real Art for Krush Technologies - Krush Brand Posters
  • Real Art for Lexmark International, Inc. - Lexmark Chaos to Order Installation
  • Real Art for L'Oreal - MAP Commiunications Digital Posters
  • School of Advertising Art - Be You Classroom Poster

 

PRINT ADVERTISING

GOLD

  • Graphica for Airstream - Airstream Here/There Ad Series


 

SILVER

  • Cox Media Group Ohio for Dayton.com - Dayton.com Seasonal Print Ads
  • LexisNexis for Lexis Nexis - LMO Bulletproof Ad

 

BRONZE

  • Kettering Health Network for Kettering Health Network - I Will Breast Cancer Newspaper
  • LexisNexis for LexisNexis.com - LMO Defy Distraction Ad
  • The Ohlmann Group for CareSource - Covered in Kindness Brand Campaign

 

PUBLIC SERVICE

GOLD

  • Catapult Creative for Dayton Inspires - Poster Design

 

SILVER

  • Boom Crate Studios for Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation - Rays of Hope
  • Boom Crate Studios for National Aviation Heritage Area - NAHA: David McCullough
  • Boom Crate Studios for National Aviation Heritage Area - NAHA: Patty Wagstaff
  • Michael Stoff/Creative for Blue Skies For The Good Guys and Gals' Warrior Foundation - Warrior Weekend to Remember/2016

 

BRONZE

  • Boom Crate Studios for Dayton Metro Library - Dayton Metro Library
  • C-3 Group for Montgomery County ADAMHS - ADAMHS Heroin Awareness Campaign
  • C-3 Group for St. Vincent de Paul Dayton - SVDP Sales & Marketing Campaign
  • C-3 Group for St. Vincent de Paul Dayton - SVDP 2015 Annual Report
  • Catapult Creative for Dayton Inspires - Brand Awareness Campaign
  • Cox Media Group Ohio for United Way of Greater Dayton - 365 Days of Impact
  • The Bricks Agency for Yellow Springs Kids Playhouse - YSKP Alice Although Play Branding
  • The Next Wave for Elect Esrati - Let there be light
  • The Next Wave for Elect Esrati - Learn to Earn 4 Poorer People Only

 

SALES & MARKETING

GOLD

  • Real Art for Ascend Innovations - Ascend Innovations Manifesto



  • School of Advertising Art - 2016 Portfolio Show Invite Set



  • Warped Wing Brewing Company - Warped Wing Cans


 

SILVER

  • DezignHive for Prime Controls - Prime Controls Toy Box
  • Fahlgren Mortine for Dayton Children's Hospital - Physician Video Mailer
  • Graphica for TCS - TSC Ei-Lo T-Shirt Catalog
  • LexisNexis - LexisNexis Masters Invitation
  • Real Art for Dawn Foods - Dawn Brand in a Box
  • Real Art for Edible Concepts LLC: Old Scratch - Old Scratch Identity
  • Real Art for Krush Technologies - Krush Coins
  • School of Advertising Art - Be Catalog and Student Handbook


BRONZE

  • DezignHive for Madame Delluc - Madame Delluc Sales Kit
  • Kargl Graphic Design for University of Dayton Student Development - UD Student Dev Annual Report 2016
  • LexisNexis for LexisNexis - ACC of Bust-San Francisco
  • LexisNexis for LexisNexis - Blaze Your Trail Mailer
  • LexisNexis for LexisNexis - Live to Code Recruitment Campaign
  • Real Art for AES Energy Storage - AES Enegy Product Brochure
  • Real Art for B5 Systems - B5 Systems Manifesto
  • Real Art for CPG Building Products - TimberTech Catalog
  • Real Art for CPT Building Products - Azek Decking Catalog
  • The Ohlmann Group for CareSource - Stakeholder's Report
  • The Ohlmann Group for Economy Linen Hospital Services - Lost in the Laundry Campaign
  • University of Dayton - University of Dayton Arts Brochure

 

THE BEST AD THAT NEVER RAN

WINNER

  • LexisNexis - LexisNexis Explore Ad

 

BRONZE

  • Real Art for GE Honda Aero Engines - Accelerating Innovation NBAA Ad
  • Real Art for The Levinson Brothers - Heart Throb Poster Series

 

STUDENT

THE DAN JOHNSON AWARD FOR CREATIVE EXCELLENCE

  • Lauren Landes of School of Advertising Art - Lillette Branding


  • Daniel M. Martin of University of Dayton - Orpheus Fall 2016



 

SILVER

  • Megan Bollheimer of University of Dayton - Raw
  • Taylor Leigh Duffin of University of Dayton - It's A Disorder. Not A Decision.
  • Megan Grote of School of Advertising Art - Illustration
  • Adam Handermann of School of Advertising Art - Cotton Craft Branding
  • Jamie Hanna of School of Advertising Art - Dr. Seuss Book Series
  • James Klausing of School of Advertising Art - Fireside Munchies Branding
  • James Klausing of School of Advertising Art - Tipsy Branding
  • Leah Krueger of School of Advertising Art - Coleman Ad Series
  • Lauren Landes of School of Advertising Art - Maruchan Ad Series
  • Maura Manor of University of Dayton - National Park Service Re-Design
  • Daniel Martin of University of Dayton - Syrian Refugee Analysis
  • Caitlyn McCurdy of School of Advertising Art - Morning Chirpers Brianding
  • Sarah Otte of School of Advertising Art - Hershey's Ad Series
  • Minda Wott of School of Advertising Art - Kindred Coffee Branding

 

BRONZE

  • Amanda Baker of School of Advertising Art - Happy Camper Beer Label
  • Carolyn Capka of University of Dayton - Climate Change in National Parks
  • Ashley Casebolt of School of Advertising Art - High Horse Beer Label
  • Lacey Fox of Sinclair Community College - Gear Up Garage
  • Cecelia Freeman of Sinclair Community College - Cottage Oasis
  • Mickey Graham of School of Advertising Art - Dayton Beer Company Branding
  • Adam Handermann of School of Advertising Art - Vans Seasonal Retail
  • Jamie Hanna of School of Advertising Art - Gain Ad
  • Ryan Harris of School of Advertising Art - Roswell UFO Festival
  • Kristin Hayden of School of Advertising Art - Greenpeace PSA Poster
  • Taylor Hughes of School of Advertising Art - .38 IPA Beer Label
  • Jenn Jacobs of School of Advertising Art - Vespa Brochure
  • James Klausing of School of Advertising Art - Burt's Bees Packaging
  • Lauren Landes of School of Advertising Art - Alpenglow IPA Beer Branding
  • Gracyn Leep of School of Advertising Art - Tombstone Ad Series
  • Maura Manor of University of Dayton - Spoops on Screen
  • Caitlyn McCurdy of School of Advertising Art - Ben & Jerry's Ad
  • Sarah Otte of School of Advertising Art - Evil Twin Beer Labels
  • Jevin Ramsey of School of Advertising Art - Stray Fox Beer Label
  • Kaylee Schneider of University of Dayton - Radial Gallery
  • Danielle Scott of School of Advertising Art - Netflix Kits
  • Ana Surface of School of Advertising Art - Founders Brewery Beer Packaging
  • Ryan Thorsen of School of Advertisng Art - Stigma Branding
  • Ryan Thorsen of School of Advertisng Art - Durham Bulls Branding
  • Ryan Thorsen of School of Advertisng Art - Event Poster