Basketball Season Ticket Mailer for Wake Forest University Athletics gets featured in Communication Arts magazine and the Exhibit section on commarts.com

Founded in 1959, Communication Arts is the premier source of inspiration for graphic designers, art directors, design firms, corporate design departments, advertising agencies, interactive designers, illustrators and photographers—everyone involved in visual communication. People involved in visual communication turn to Communication Arts for ideas and inspiration more than any other creative publication. CA’s editorials, feature articles and annual competitions provide new ideas and information while promoting the highest professional standards for the field.

Updated daily, CA’s online Exhibit section is designed to provide viewers with daily inspiration through multiple free features. Their Premium Online Content, included with a paid subscription, contains galleries of Communication Arts competition winners, over 250 in-depth feature articles, a media database of over 18,000 award-winning images and videos and a profile database of over 21,000 individuals and firms with their work.

Thank you CA for featuring our teams hard work!

The NACMA has honored Wildfire’s work for Wake Forest University Athletics with a Gold in the category of Season Ticket Sales Campaign

Initiated in 2003, the National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators (NACMA) Best of Awards program honors outstanding achievement in marketing and promotions. Awards are presented in 13 categories, with each category divided into three groups based upon school size and conference affiliations to promote fairness. Nearly 1,000 entries were received.

Thank you NACMA for this great honor!

Wildfire and Partners Selected as Winners in the 30th Annual Educational Advertising Awards for Work on Wake Forest University and UNC School of the Arts

The Educational Advertising Awards is the largest educational advertising awards competition in the country. This year, over 2,000 entries were received from over one-thousand colleges, universities and secondary schools from all fifty states and several foreign countries.

Wildfire was recognized by the judges with one Silver and two Merit awards granted to Wake Forest University and University of North Carolina School of the Arts.

Carolina West Wireless and Wildfire Won Honors in the Category of Print Advertising – Carrier for the Holiday FSI from the Competitive Carriers Association

Competitive Carriers Association (CCA) was founded in 1992 by nine rural and regional wireless carriers as a carrier centric organization.  Since its founding, CCA has grown to become the nation’s leading association for competitive wireless providers serving all areas of the United States. Today, the licensed service area of CCA’s over 100 carrier members covers more than 95 percent of the nation.

Wildfire’s Broadcast Campaign for the Dixie Classic Fair Wins Blue Ribbon Honors by Placing 1st in the IAFE Hall of Honor Communications Awards

The International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE) is a voluntary, not-for-profit corporation, serving state, provincial, regional, and county agricultural fairs, shows, exhibitions, and expositions.

Wildfire Partners with Lowes Foods, and Martin Lindstrom, Ranked #1 in Global Gurus Top 30, to Redefine the Local Grocery Chain’s Shopping Experience

Lowes Foods, along with award-winning branding expert Martin Lindstrom, approached Wildfire to assist in bringing Martin’s one-of-a-kind shopping vision to life through an in-store experience unlike any other in the category. Wildfire helped concept, design and implement a variety of store-within-a-store environments, including The Chicken Kitchen, SausageWorks and The Cakery. Each of these experiencesfrom the fun and folksy one-stop chicken shop, to the wonderfully wacky SausageWorks professor, and the sweet, sugary, square-filled Cakeryhas its own distinct personality and offering, giving shoppers a more memorable and enjoyable all-around experience.

Wildfire Wins Three Gold & Five Silver Davey Awards in the Category of Design/Print and Commercial for Lowes Foods, The Dixie Classic Fair, Nocqua Adventure Gear, Milner’s Brother’s, Farmer’s Finest and Wake Forest Athletics

David defeated the giant Goliath with a big idea and a little rock – the sort of thing small firms do each year. The annual International Davey Awards is tauted as the largest and most prestigious awards competition exclusively for the “Creative Davids” of marketing, who derive their strength from big ideas, rather than stratospheric budgets.

Wildfire Wins Three More Tellys for Broadcast & Video for The Dixie Classic Fair, Allegacy Federal Credit Union and Wake Forest Athletics

We’re happy to announce first and second place honors for TV and video created for the Dixie Classic Fair, Allegacy Federal Credit Union and Wake Forest Athletics. The Telly Awards honor the very best film & video productions, groundbreaking online video content, and outstanding local, regional, & cable TV commercials.

The Dieline Highlights Wildfire’s Package Design for Farmer’s Finest

The Dieline, the world’s top package design website, has once again recognized Wildfire for its packaging work. The new Blue Ridge brand looked to Wildfire to create labels for mouth-watering appeal. Three gourmet burgers have been created so far – Bacon & Cheddar, Mushroom & Swiss, and Blue Cheese & Onion – and come deliciously pre-stuffed, ready for grilling!

Wildfire Dogs Highlighted in Entrepreneur.com

Entrepreneur.com selected 25 submissions for their “Do Pets Make the Best Co-Workers” piece, among them a collage of the Wildfire dogs. Gus, Ham, Buddy, Enzo, Zach, Bodhi, Finn and Bella are some of the hardworking dogs that enjoy coming here with their people. It’s one of the many things that makes our office so unique!