Posted Dec 6, 2013 by in News, Recognition News

Ramp Creative Celebrates 10th Year Anniversary as a Branding and Design Firm

Los Angeles-Based Design Studio Celebrates a Decade of Design

Los Angeles (December 6, 2013) Ramp Creative is proud to announce it is celebrating its 10-year anniversary in December 2013. the company will host a celebration at its downtown Los Angeles location on Saturday to mark its success to date. A private affair for employees, partners and vendors, the celebration will honor all those who have helped Ramp Creative’s clients communicate their good looks and smart voices.

“The last 10 years have been filled with challenges, achievements and adjusting to the changing needs of visual communications,” said Rachel Elnar, Ramp’s co-founder. “While we’re proud of what we’ve achieved, we know its just the beginning. It has been a wonderful decade of achievements for Ramp’s employees, vendors and clients, current and future. We are blessed to be able to partner with people who believe in the same level of design quality and commitment to excellence.”

Since Ramp Creative’s 2003 launch, partners Rachel Elnar and Michael Stinson have both been named as Graphic Design USA’s “People to Watch,” judged design competitions at Flux, Graphis and The One Show, and stayed active in the design community. The company has been recognized from the TDC, Communication Arts, HOW Magazine, Print Magazine, Blackbook’s AR100, the Mohawk Paper Show, NIRI, LogoLounge, Appleton Coated Design Council and more.

About Ramp Creative
In the decade since its founding, Los Angeles-based design firm Ramp Creative has garnered national and international recognition for its work from prestigious institutions. The firm handles design thinking for their clients through creative communications services in visual branding, corporate collateral, marketing communications, broadcast graphics, interactive design and packaging.

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Posted Aug 13, 2013 by in Annual Report Design Archives

From Our Design Archive: Netscape 1995

Netscape First Annual Report 1995

I always forget that we have this amazing design archive of annual reports, so we’ve decided to infrequently post some of Michael’s favorites. This is Netscape’s first annual report from 1995. It was designed by Jason Schulte of Schulte Design, who now runs Office in San Francisco.

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Posted May 29, 2013 by in Quotes

“Descriptions are like skirts, they should be long enough to cover the subject, but short enough to keep things interesting.” — Gidsy

“Descriptions are like skirts, they should be long enough to cover the subject, but short enough to keep things interesting.” — Gidsy

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Posted Apr 29, 2013 by in Quotes

“The secret of joy in work is contained in one word: excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.” — Pearl S. Buck

“The secret of joy in work is contained in one word: excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.” — Pearl S. Buck

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Posted Apr 19, 2013 by in Editorial & Press

Partner Michael Stinson to Participate in AIGA/LA Student Portfolio Day 2013

Ramp Creative Partner Michael Stinson to participate as a reviewer at the AIGA Los Angeles Student Portfolio Day

Los Angeles, CA (April 19, 2013) AIGA/LA Student Portfolio Day will be held this year at Lithographix where Partner and Creative Director, Michael Stinson will be participating as an industry professional reviewer for student portfolios.

The AIGA Student Portfolio Review is a day-long event designed to give students about to embark on a career in the design industry advice about how to present themselves and their work. This prestigious event brings together over 100 AIGA student members, and their portfolios are reviewed by over 40 industry professionals.

Students receive thoughtful, constructive, one-on-one evaluation of their work by an array of design professionals; art directors, senior designers, educators, and hiring managers, from the greater Los Angeles area. Their goal is to offer candid advice about student portfolios based on their professional experience.

For more info, visit the Facebook event page at: https://www.facebook.com/events/129264907258254/

About Ramp Creative
In the decade since its founding, Los Angeles-based design firm Ramp Creative has garnered national and international recognition for its work from such prestigious institutions such as the Communications Arts Design Annual, How Magazine International Design Annual, Blackbook

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