• 🏠 Friends & Neighbors Makes The Mayhew Feel Right at Home 🏠

    by / February 12, 2019 /

    Located on the shores of Lake Superior, The Mayhew is a boutique hotel that truly lives up to the specialty experience. Friends & Neighbors jumped at the opportunity to design the brand and identity system for this hotel in the funky-quaint-cool Northern Minnesota vacation destination of Grand Marais.

    The owners left no detail overlooked, ensuring the beautifully crafted design truly shines through from the custom exterior signage to the lobby to the décor of each of the uniquely[Read More]

  • MONO Elevates Senior Creative to Design Director

    by / February 11, 2019 /

    Andrew Voss has been promoted to Design Director, a newly-formed position at the Minneapolis-based agency. In this new role, Andrew will work closely with Executive Creative Director Vanessa Fortier to continue to elevate the creative and design work coming out of the agency. He is now responsible for managing the MONO design team, leading all design-driven work and mentoring creative staff, while working closely with Jeffrey Gorder (Chief Growth Officer) and Julie Vessel (Chief Tal[Read More]

  • Kick Tugs at Horse Owners’ Heartstrings in New Triple Crown Campaign

    by / February 8, 2019 /

    Kick is proud to partner with Triple Crown Nutrition (“Triple Crown,”) a super-premium horse feed brand poised for growth, to create integrated marketing programs.

    This work is right in Kick’s wheelhouse. Kick has a demonstrated ability to understand a niche audience and its specific needs by listening and identifying insights and helping the client articulate what makes them unique in their category.

    To begin, Triple Crown and Kick defined horse owner personas and uncov[Read More]

  • Malley Design Redesigns Border Foods Website

    by / February 6, 2019 /

    What began as an idea between two brothers to open a Mexican restaurant has since grown into one of the largest, privately held Taco Bell franchisees in America. Today, the New Hope-based Border Foods employs more than 5,000 team members in 184 restaurants across the Upper Midwest. 
    Border Foods has a people-first culture where leaders work to develop team members for long-term careers with the brand and beyond. This value proposition permeates the company’s[Read More]

  • Broadhead and Boehringer Ingelheim Recognized at Animal Health Marketing Awards

    by / January 30, 2019 /

    Broadhead, an independent, full-service agency based in Minneapolis, and Boehringer Ingelheim (BI), the second largest animal health business in the world, were recognized at the North American Veterinary Community (NAVC) Vetty Awards—the first and only animal health marketing awards competition—for their work on the Cattle First campaign. The Vetty Awards are focused on products and services available through veterinarians or that support the veterinary profession.

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  • Friends & Neighbors Crafts Identity for HeadFlyer Brewing

    by / January 24, 2019 /

    The fine folks at HeadFlyer Brewing were in need of help for their first ever top-to-bottom branding project. They turned to Friends & Neighbors to design a logo and complete identity system for the brewery, as well as packaging, interior signage, taproom design, a fully responsive web experience, and keg loads more.

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  • Job Alert: Fellow Seeks Graphic Designer

    by / January 22, 2019 /

    Are you ready to do the best work of your career at a daring and dynamic agency? Fellow, a branding and advertising firm in Minneapolis, is looking for a Graphic Designer. Candidates must be passionate about transforming ideas into award-winning work. If you’re hungry to learn new technologies, eager to help build the Fellow brand and excited to contribute to making exceptional and effective work, they'd love to meet you. Learn more and apply [Read More]