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Friday, June 27, 2008

How Much Fun Is This?

logo smackdown!

This Company Logo Smackdown is a May issue of Fortune magazine. Click on the image, and then click on "all sizes" to see it in its full regalia.

3 Comments:

Anonymous Mig Reyes said...

Ha! A LOT of fun! I love that "GE needs an assist from type." It's interesting seeing the final round were two type-less logos. Battle of the marks!

6/27/2008 02:43:00 PM  
Anonymous Todd from DesignDump.com said...

Hi Debbie,
I thought you may find this an interesting topic to write about in one of your blogs.

DesignDump.com, a resource for graphic designers, has announced it’s second FREE design book give-away of the year.

Jeff Fisher, author of “Identity Crisis!: 50 redesigns that transformed stale identities into successful brands” - from HOW Design Books, has kindly donated two FREE books to Design Dump as part of our FREE book give-aways.

Visit DesignDump.com to enter.
Deadline is July 30, 2008.

Thanks,
Todd
Editor
DesignDump.com

6/28/2008 09:07:00 PM  
Blogger ERN said...

it's interesting how close in form the two finalists are. hmm...

7/11/2008 07:24:00 PM  

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Debbie Millman has worked in the design business for over 25 years. She is President of the design division at Sterling Brands. She has been there for nearly 15 years and in that time she has worked on the redesign of global brands for Pepsi, Procter & Gamble, Campbell’s, Colgate, Nestle and Hasbro. Prior to Sterling, she was a Senior Vice President at Interbrand and a Marketing Director at Frankfurt Balkind. Debbie is President of the AIGA, the largest professional association for design. She is a contributing editor at Print Magazine, a design writer at FastCompany.com and Brand New and Chair of the Masters in Branding Program at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. In 2005, she began hosting the first weekly radio talk show about design on the Internet. The show is titled “Design Matters with Debbie Millman” and it is now featured on DesignObserver.com. In addition to “Look Both Ways: Illustrated Essays on the Intersection of Life and Design,” (HOW Books, 2009, she is the author of "How To Think Like A Great Graphic Designer" (Allworth Press, 2007) and “The Essential Principles of Graphic Design” (Rotovision, 2008).

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