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MD NEWS 2012

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Lucky number 7

7 17 12
Look for a bunch of our logos in the new LogoLounge, 7th edition. read more

Masters of the Logoverse
2 06 12
Check us out in the new book, LogoLounge Master Library, Volume 4. read more

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MD NEWS 2011

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News You Can Use
3 06 11
We've made the small screen. View a great segment aired on CBS Sunday Morning about good business card design. read more

Logo Design as a Sixth Sense
2 16 11
LogoLounge 6 is out. Go get a copy and check out some of our recent logo work. read more

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MD NEWS 2010
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We're Essential to Identities
9 30 10
Find us in Quayside Publishing’s Brand Identity Essentials.
read more

The Logo Masters
9 24 10
MD work is included in another volume of the Logolounge Master Library Series, volume Shapes & Symbols.
read more

Gallery-Worthy Creative
9 02 10
“The Logo Show!”, a gallery exhibit at OBU, features work from nationally recognized graphic designers Rolando Murillo, Tom Nynas and Brian Owens.
read more

Logos that speak in volumes
4 20 10
Once again, our work has been selected for inclusion in the newest edition of the Logo Lounge book series, Logo Lounge, Volume 6.
read more

Best business card designs 9 times over
3 11 10
This recent book, The Best of Business Card Design 9, features some of our best work.
read more

Entrepreneurs' Delight
2 01 10
February's Entrepreneur magazine issue is out. Look us up on pg. 17.
read more

Starting 2010 Strong
1 01 10
Several recent works are featured in Rockport Publisher's Letterhead & logo Design 11.
read more

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MD NEWS 2009
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ADCH THINKS MD IS A-OK
11 02 09
Several recent works were accepted into the 2009 Art Director's Club of Houston Juried Show. See the winners

MURILLO DESIGN ON CHRISTMAS PROMOS
10 31 09
How do some of San Antonio’s largest PR and advertising companies wish their clients happy holidays?. read more

HELPING LEADERS GET AHEAD
10 02 09
The ¡Adelante! U.S. Education Leadership Fund hosted its annual Leadership Institute... read more

HILL COUNTRY ORAL SURGERY HAS TURNED A NEW LEAF
08 15 09
Hill Country Oral Surgery is an Austin-based maxillo-facial surgery practice located in Texas' beautiful Hill Country.
Visit their new web site and see what we were able to do for their new look.


THINGS ARE LOOKING UP FOR UPPERROOM TECHNOLOGIES
07 21 09
We have recently completed a new idenitity for UpperRoom technologies. Visit their new web site.


STILL ON TOP
06 30 09
The Business Journal has once again listed MD as a top design firm.


BOOKFRESH ON TIME
06 25 09
...BookFresh offers some nice things with its platform. One is the ability for businesses that use it to get calls when a customer is requesting an appointment time... read more.


BIG NEWS FOR SMALL GROUPS MANAGEMENT
06 12 09
...MD is announcing the unveiling of Groups Interactive's new brand identity. Groups Interactive is a small groups management system supporting churches and ministries... read more.


LOGO MASTERS
06 01 09
We're pleased to announce that our work has been selected to be featured in the first edition of the brand-new LogoLounge Master Library series. It will feature work for Garza Architects, Voxelogix and H-E-B Grocery, among others.


MD KEEPS IT SIMPLE
05 01 09
To read more about MD philosophy on the importance of clear and simple communication in marketing, download the pdf. Business Journal suscribers can also view it online.


4 MORE ADDYS

02 22 09
The San Antonio Advertising Federation has awarded Murillo Design 4 ADDYs, 3 Gold, for the highest achievements in the field of brand development and communication design. The juried competition honors excellence in advertising and related fields annually. The awards were presented Feb. 22... Read More.


OPPORTUNITY IN SALES AVAILABLE
02 25 09
We are looking for that special someone to join our team and help us tap into new territory. Experience in sales of branding services is a big plus. Send your resume to hr@murillodesign.com.


A WEB SITE WORTH SMILING ABOUT
02 01 09
Visit Keeling Orthodontic Care's brand new web site. Owned and operated by Dr Jeff Keeling, this patient-focused practice is one of the only certified Invisalign Premiere Providers in all of Texas.


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MD NEWS 2008
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Logo Lounging
09 05 08
Our trademark and logo design work will be included in LOGO LOUNGE 5. Over 33,000 logos from all over the world were entered for consideration in the new book with only a fraction being selected for inclusion by an international panel of judges. This year's panel included, Andreas Karl of Karl Design, Von Glitschka of Glitschka Studios, Michelle Sonderegger of Design Ranch, Sarah Moffat of Turner Duckworth, Jamie Koval of VSA Partners, Vince Frost of Frost Design, Bronwen Rautenbach of The Brand Union, and Alex de Janosi of Lippincott. In all, ten of our designs are included in different catagories throughout the book.

THE ART OF GOOD COMMUNICATION
07 21 08
MD will be included in the 49TH COMMUNICATION ARTS DESIGN ANNUAL. It is considered by many professionals as the leading authority in our industry. Attracting entries from the USA, Canada, England and 40 other countries, the design annual features the best posters, brochures, packaging, trademarks, corporate identity, annual reports, catalogs, letterheads and signage. Only 2% of the work entered is selected for the annual.


BIGGER THAN EVER
06 29 08
The San Antonio Business Journal has ranked Murillo Design as one of the LARGEST GRAPHIC DESIGN FIRMS in our market. A list of San Antonio's 25 largest studios was published on June 27, 2008 ranking MD as lucky #13. The ranking reflects a compilation of several criteria including staff, client and account size. With over 40 local, 5 regional and 3 national clients we have skipped to the middle and are quickly headed to the top.

DOING DALLAS
06 09 08
MD receives top honors for its design work by the Dallas Society of Visual Communications. The DSVC is largest regional club for visual communications professionals in the nation. Less than 250 selections out of over 900 entries were chosen to participate by a panel of nationally recognized professionals in the creative industry. MD was honored with 5 entry selections and awarded the coveted LIGHTBULB AWARD for best logo design.


NATIONAL ACCLAIM
05 22 08
The American Advertising Federation (AAF) has awarded MD 2 NATIONAL ADDY awards for design excellence. The awards were presented in Atlanta at the AAF annual conference.


HIGH FIVE
03 10 08
MD was awarded 5 DISTRICT 10 ADDYs for its work in 2007. The awards were annonuced at the 2008 AAF District 10 convention in Dallas, Texas. The annual event recognizes participating creative firms in all the major markets in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Northwest Louisiana for creative excellence.


THE BEST BUSINESS CARDS
03 02 08
Several of MD business card designs will be included in The Best of Business Card Design 8. This book series by Rockport Publishing features an innovative collection of the most current and best work by top designers worldwide.


A BIG WIN AT HOME
02 16 08
The San Antonio AdFed has once again honored MD for creative excellence. It was awarded 10 LOCAL ADDYs this year, including 5 GOLD awards for work completed in 2007.


GROWING IN THE RIGHT PLACE
02 08 08
MD has expanded its studio space. The new office is located in the Finesilver Building (816 Camaron St., Studio 2.16), just north of downtown San Antonio. For directions, please call 210.248.9412


INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION
01 10 08
Once again, Identity® has recognized MD as one of the best identity designers in the world. It was selected to be featured in the 2008's Identity: Best of the Best showcase. Best of the Best 2008 gathered 970 works from 26 countries.

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MD NEWS 2007
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LUCKY NUMBER 7
11 27 07
GRAPHIS has awarded MD a Gold award for good design. Its work will also be included in GRAPHIS LOGO DESIGN 7, which features design work, profiles and interviews with some of the world's most respected logo designers. Out of thousands of entries, only 300 national and international designers were selected for inclusion in this comprehensive collection.


SEEING OUR NAME IN PRINT
11 22 07
PRINT'S 2008 Regional Design Annual has selected MD to be the only San Antonio creative studio to be featured for the second year in a row.


HOUSTON HAS NO PROBLEM WITH MD
11 06 07
The Art Directors Club of Houston awarded Murillo Design with 7 HOUSTON SHOW AWARDS at their annual design showcase.


A NEW ADDITION
08 01 07
Kim Arispe has joined the MD creative team as Graphic Designer. She brings her expertise and several years of experience in developing compelling marketing materials.


LOGO LOUNGE 4
05 22 07
MD's trademark designs have once again been chosen for inclusion by Logolounge. The 4th installment to this very successful series features some of the best logo design in world as judged by an international panel of acclaimed design prfessionals.


MD IN BIG D
04 25 07
Once again MD's logo design has been selected to be included in the 2007 Dallas Show by the Dallas Society of Visual Communication, the largest regional club for visual communications professionals in the nation. Less than 275 out of over 850 entries were chosen to participate by a panel of nationally recognized leaders in the creative industry. MD was honored with 4 entry selections. The selected entries have an opportunity to walk away with the prestigious Gold, Silver or Bronze Light Bulb award. MD is honored to be have been recognized with the Light Bulb Award numerous times in the past by this wonderful organization and we hope to be so fortunate this time around.


NATIONAL ADDY WINNER
04 16 07
The American Advertising Federation has honored MD with a National ADDY award for excellence in the the field of design.


REGIONAL APPEAL
04 20 07
MD was recently been awarded a DISTRICT 10 GOLD ADDY for its design work by the American Advertising Federation. The announcement was made in Fort Worth during the annual AAF District 10 convention. This event recognizes participating creative firms in all the major markets in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Northwest Louisiana for creative excellence.


BEST OF THE BEST IN THE WORLD
04 03 07
MD has received 4 NOMINATIONS for excellence in logo design in 2007 by Identity®. It was selected to be featured in the 2007's Identity: Best of the Best showcase. Best of the Best 2007 gathered 970 works from 26 countries.


3 TIME GOLD WINNER
02 15 07
MD was recently awarded 4 LOCAL ADDYs for its logo and book design at the 2007 San Antonio Adfed Award Show.


SECRET LIFE
02 01 07
Recent MD work is being featured in a new book by creative industry expert, Leslie Cabarga. The Secret Life of Logos: Behind the Scenes with Top Designers features the work of logo designers from all over the country. We thank Mr. Cabarga for the kind words and for the opportunity to share our insight into the creative process.


BRAND NEW ALLIANCE
01 10 07
MD has recently signed on to rebrand the National Alliance of Craftsmen Association. The San Antonio based, non-profit organization provides small business support to individuals and companies throughout America.

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