Authentic Brands Group, a global brand development, marketing and entertainment company, announced that it has finalized the purchase of the intellectual property of Sports Illustrated from Meredith Corporation. This transformative acquisition adds a new vertical to ABG's growing platform and portfolio, which currently generates over $9.3 billion in global retail sales annually. "We are honored to welcome Sports Illustrated to the ABG family," said Jamie Salter, Founder, Chairman and CEO of ABG. "As one of the most iconic brands in sports media, SI is a cultural centerpiece with massive opportunities for growth across its burgeoning digital, TV and social platforms and industry-leading print magazine. SI's trusted name and fiercely devoted following set the stage for the brand to become a leader in lifestyle and entertainment." Click "read more" below for additional information.
Whoever said print was dead, prepare to be shocked. Design Ranch is killing it with our recent design work—from annual reports to marketing collateral, we are always pushing the envelope and thinking beyond the brochure.
In true art school form, Kansas City Art Institute was looking to push the boundaries with its recruitment brochure. The unique form and creative concept won this book a spot in Communication Arts as well as a national American Advertising Federation Award, Best of Print at AAF’s District 9 award gala, and Best of Show in the Printing and Imaging Association of America Awards.