The Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation drives venture creation and technology commercialization within the University of Chicago and the surrounding community. Through education, partnerships, and new venture support, the Polsky Center advances the knowledge and practice of entrepreneurship and accelerates the commercialization of research. The Polsky Center helps students, faculty, staff, alumni, researchers and local entrepreneurs navigate the complex process of creating and growing a startup.
It’s resources include a 34,000 square-foot, multi-disciplinary co-working space called the Polsky Exchange; a $20 million Innovation Fund that invests in early-stage ventures; and a state-of-the-art Fabrication Lab for prototyping new products.
Bright Bright Great has been working with the soon to be launched Onyx & Oxford over the last year. As they ready to launch, our Mlmtr team hit the streets to capture both product and culture for them.
A major thank you to our friends at Onyx & Oxford. More from BBG on the brand and digital projects in August.
Bright Bright Great is excited to announce the launch of a new brand and website for Hologram, a company that allows you to Connect IoT devices over cellular networks, capture device data, and manage a fleet with a stack of IoT tools.
Bright Bright Great worked with Hologram on brand and digital strategy. BBG initially started starting initially with digital strategy, art direction and seeing the project come to fruition as Hologram changed their name from Konent to the new parent brand.
Bright Bright Great is excited to announce the launch of the new Strata website, a Comcast company that processes 25% of the total U.S. ad spend ($60+ billion dollars of advertising.)
Bright Bright Great worked with Strata starting initially with digital strategy, art direction and seeing the project come to fruition with content strategy as Strata overhauled a dated and limited brand.
Strata, which is a Comcast company, processes 25% of the entire total U.S. ad spend annually (currently of $65 billion dollars)! Yes, you read that right, $65 billion+ in ad spend.
“…Always an adventure! A true collaboration with the best partners and colleagues in design…”
— Judd Rubin, SVP Revenue and Marketing
Bright Bright Great also worked with our friends Pentagram in NYC on branding for this project. A major thank you to Eddie Opara and his team for additional support on this project.
This project also uses Avondale Type Co.‘s sans serif font ATC Arquette, a typeface designed in-house, which has been selected by Comcast as the corporate typeface for the Strata brand.
BBG’s photo/video studio, MLMTR, was tapped by Flosstradamus to come out to their rehearsal space and film behind-the-scenes video for HDYFEST in Denver. With short notice and a tight turnaround, MLMTR produced three 15-second teaser videos highlighting the custom stage build for the festival.
We filmed R+D, rehearsals, and will retain footage from the actual festival to create a 2-minute “How we did it” video detailing the process of how the Flosstradamus team turned plexiglass and projectors into holograms.
Bright Bright Great is excited to announce the launch of the InterOptic brand from Advantage Optics with a revamped art direction and website, interoptic.com.
Bright Bright Great worked with AdvantageOptics from brand strategy down to create an updated brand identity, art direction, strategy and more. We are continuing to work with the IO team on internal collateral and brand elements.
A major thank you to our friends at AdvantageOptics and we are excited to continue on with your team.
Bright Bright Great is excited to announce the launch of Black Spectacles revamped art direction and website, blackspectacles.com.
Bright Bright Great has been lucky enough to work with the Black Spectacles team over almost 10 years, assisting with brand, design, strategy and more. We have also worked with Black Spectacles’ community products such as Super Simple, ARE Prep and ARE Live.
Bright Bright Great was tasked with creating a new brand and website for Wright and Ditson that connected the company to the American Needle brand portfolio while making the new Wright and Ditson visually distinct enough to separate it from both American Needle and Red Jacket.
BBG designed the new brand identity and web store, developed the website, and did lifestyle photography for the site as part of the project.
Bright Bright Great is delighted to announce the launch of Paris312‘s e-commerce store. Paris312 is provider of high-quality party goods for those who want to add a little Parisian flair and elegance to their home entertaining.
As part of this project, BBG redesigned and developed the website on Shopify, designed custom illustrations, built product systems for Paris312’s local balloon delivery, party box, and party box concierge services, shot product and catalog photography, and provided guidance on SEO and brand strategy.