Archive for February, 2013

February 27, 2013

On Your Mark, Get Set, Go

It’s official – the 2013 race season is in full swing! Nothing beats the thrill and excitement of watching an all-American race. This year, we are especially excited because our logo design for Korte & Kowatch, an accounting firm, was placed on a racecar operated by a non-profit group, Racing Awareness. The accounting firm based […]

February 26, 2013

Creeping on Facebook Just Got Creepier

On the 15th of January, Facebook announced its top-secret product, Graph Search, a new natural-language search. The feature allows users to search for information about their friends’ interests, contacts, photos, and much more.  If it cannot be found on Facebook, the search is then sent out to Bing. For example, you can search for “Friends […]

February 25, 2013

Appleton Donates Solar Bears Tickets to Two Orlando Organizations

Go Bears! On Friday, we invited a group of children from the Kids Beating Cancer and Great Oaks Village Foster Care to watch the Orlando Solar Bears play on the ice from our very own deluxe suite.  The kids had a great time! For many of them it was their first time watching an ice […]

February 21, 2013

Are you on board? Join CREW Orlando

Looking to expand your network? CREW Orlando is the local chapter of an international organization with the purpose of expanding business networks, promoting diversity, and educating its members. This unique business development network represents key decision makers in virtually every discipline of commercial real estate. In fact, over 63% of members are top executives with […]

February 19, 2013

Take the Pledge Today: Join the Designated Texter Movement

We all know distracted driving is dangerous, but did you know that sending one text message is equivalent to driving the distance of an entire football field, blind? When it comes to keeping you and your family safe, no text is worth the risk. Our friends at the Orlando-Orange County Expressway Authority created the Designated […]

February 18, 2013

Hats Off to Seniors First of Central Florida

Seniors First is a non-profit social service organization that has touched the lives of many in the Central Florida community through volunteer initiatives, Meals on Wheels, and transportation, to name a few. This heart-felt organization offers a variety of services ranging from nutrition, entertainment, home improvement, guardianship, care/in-home support, and companionship. On February 17th, 2013, […]

February 15, 2013

Calling All Used or Unwanted Cell Phones

Have an old mobile phone lying around collecting dust on your shelf? Appleton Creative has a solution. This month, we are collecting used cell phones and accessories, in any condition, to donate to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence. Each year, over a 100 million cell phones remain unused and eventually end up in the […]

February 14, 2013

Travel International: The Golden Ticket into Desirable Colleges

In the last decade, an increasing number of international students have flocked to the United States to attend top-tier high schools to prep for Ivy League Universities. Many international students utilize educational management companies to simplify the enrollment process. Three W International is North America’s leading international student management company with operations in the U.S., […]

February 14, 2013

Five Apps for Last Minute Valentine’s Day Dates

First impressions are everything, especially if it’s your first Valentine’s Day together. It’s important to be prepared and have well-developed plans for a night with that special someone. Creating lasting relationships and memories are key. Here are apps to help any date run smoother: 1. Nifty Date Ideas – If you’re running low on ideas, […]

February 13, 2013

Give Your Loved-Ones An Unusual Gift This Valentine's Day

In the spirit of Valentine’s day, we’ve developed a list of gifts that will be sure to make an impression on your valentine. Forget flowers and candy, express your love with these four unique Valentine’s Day gift ideas: 1. Bacon-scented roses: Spice up your traditional gift with America’s favorite food – bacon. (We’re surprised it […]