Archive for the ‘Good Apples’ Category

orlando award winning advertising agency
January 2, 2017

And the Winner is … Appleton Creative: 2016 Creativity Awards

The Competition The 46th Annual International Creativity Awards is a global contest for professional advertisers and graphic designers, alike. For nearly 50 years, they’ve awarded the best marketing campaigns with various awards. Campaigns are judged on a variety of elements including design, idea, usability and of course, creativity. Even as a veteran award winner of […]

Give to orlando nonprofits
December 14, 2016

In the Spirit of Giving: 10 Wonderful Local Nonprofits to Give Back to This Holiday Season

Appleton’s Top Nonprofits of 2016 from A to Z Some of our most rewarding work is done for the organizations we adore and support. As part of our various Good Apples Initiatives, we make it our mission to help, encourage and strengthen the nonprofit organizations that have affected our community and the world as a […]

orlando graphic designer
November 29, 2016

11 Years and Counting: Dolly’s Appleton Anniversary

Senior art director and designer, Dolly Sanborn, began her career at Appleton Creative through a chance encounter 11 years ago with CEO and creative director, Diana LaRue. Since her first day on the job, Dolly has provided this Orlando advertising agency with beautiful and practical graphic design, as well as a helpful and detail-oriented personality. […]

November 23, 2016

Healing Wounds Through Compassion and Creativity — Appleton Visits Children’s Burn Camp

For a child, being the victim of a severe burn can create pain that extends beyond physical. There can also be lasting social, emotional and psychological impacts. The Children’s Burn Foundation of Central Florida is dedicated to enhancing the lives of young burn survivors, and it’s also the subject of the next Appleton Awareness Gallery […]

Orlando Come Out With Pride festival 2016
November 11, 2016

Stride with Pride and Show Your Colors in Downtown Orlando

The annual Orlando Come Out With Pride festival begins on Thursday, November 10th and ends on Sunday, November 13th. Hosted by the Metropolitan Business Association (MBA) of Orlando, this event is put on by Come Out Pride, Inc., a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of Orlando’s LGBTQ+ community. As its mission states, Orlando […]

Furball 2016 Olando Pet Alliance
October 27, 2016

Get Ready for a Howlin’ Good Time at Furball 2016

Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando’s annual Furball is back again on November 5, and this year marks the 25th anniversary of supporting pets and pet lovers. Taking place at Rosen Shingle Creek, this must-attend event in Orlando begins at 6 p.m. and lasts until 10 p.m. Festivities include special animal guests from SeaWorld Orlando, adoptable […]

orlando dragon boat festival
October 17, 2016

Paddle Faster, I Hear Drummers: Dragon Boat 2016

What activity requires a group of people working in unison and provides a full body workout? The Orlando International Dragon Boat Festival, of course. With over 70 teams that partake in this competitive paddle race, it’s the largest event of its kind in Florida. And for the third year in a row, the Appleton team […]

Orlando advertising agency hosts gallery show
September 27, 2016

Show Your Stripes: Zebra Coalition Takes Over the Appleton Awareness Gallery

As a thank you to the donors who support Orlando’s LGBT+ community, we invited them to a special event of Zebra Coalition’s Lives of a Different Stripe exhibit, open in the Appleton Awareness Gallery. They explored the artwork created by youth members of Zebra Coalition and LGBT+ supporters from around the nation. Of particular interest […]

Kids beating cancer hats and heroes 2016
September 22, 2016

Get Shaken, not Stirred at KBC’s Hats and Heroes Ball 2016

Kids Beating Cancer (KBC) is back with their not-so-secret mission—keeping hope alive, fighting for a cure for every child and keeping the family together. The theme of Hats and Heroes Ball 2016 is “007-Shaken, not Stirred” and on Saturday, October 1, KBC is ready to make cancer a closed case. Hosted at the Waldorf Astoria […]

dude, she totally wanted it
September 13, 2016

Intervention is Prevention: The Campaign That Takes a Stand for Active Bystander Training

The Victim Service Center of Central Florida transforms lives and works to prevent violence in our community every day. In collaboration with the Victim Service Center (VSC), Appleton branded, developed and launched the Your Voice is Their Voice campaign, a multimedia project that used compelling graphics, impactful statistics and the information high school and college […]