Posts Tagged ‘UCF’

September 11, 2012

50 Years of Innovation and Leadership – Dr. Hitt shares UCF’s vision with UCF Town & Gown

UCF Town & Gown’s priority is in making connections between UCF and the female business leaders in Orlando, and Thursday’s luncheon allowed attendees to share with UCF their 50-year celebration through a variety of mediums: Guided tours, a website launch and a keynote speech by UCF dean, Dr. Hitt. Like all Town & Gown events, […]

July 31, 2012

UCF Turns the Big FIVE-0

It isn’t just the sun that shines golden in Orlando. In addition to the hottest theme parks and year-long outdoor play, we are also home to the second largest University in the country, the University of Central Florida. Knights Nation pride runs strong at Appleton Creative, and we are amped to celebrate UCF’s golden anniversary […]

June 13, 2012

UCF Town & Gown Council Brainstorms at Appleton

One of our favorite community groups to work with, UCF Town & Gown, came to our office today to hold their annual brainstorming session. Town & Gown is a council committed to strengthening relationships between the University of Central Florida (Gown) and the community (Town). We have worked with Town & Gown council for several […]

February 13, 2012

Save the Oysters! UCF Town & Gown Annual Friendship Luncheon Goes Marine

Did you know that a single oyster filters as much as 50 gallons of seawater each day? This and other marine facts were shared with guests at this year’s UCF Town & Gown Friendship Luncheon. At the event, guests enjoyed a lively presentation showcasing the hard work by UCF Professor Dr. Linda Walters’ students in […]

December 8, 2011

Appleton supports Coalition for the Homeless

Appleton Creative helped support the Coalition for the Homeless fundraiser hosted by UCF Town & Gown Council at the home of Dr. & Mrs. Hitt. The event raised over $3,000 for the homeless! Brent Trotter, President/CEO spoke about the great rise in homelessness in Orlando. There are some elementary schools that report 20% of their […]

October 4, 2011

Appleton attends UCF College of Education Seminar

This week, Appleton President Diana LaRue and Director of Marketing & Client Relations Amy Wise had the opportunity to attend a seminar put on by the University of Central Florida’s Town & Gown committee, of which LaRue is a member. The seminar showcased the new Morgridge International Reading Center, which is part of UCF’s College […]

September 28, 2011

Yes, we judge people! (but it’s all good)

NAWBO Announces 2011 Business Competition Winners To run a successful business, you have to have a plan. This proved to be true for the participants of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO)’s First Annual 2011 “Driving Your Business Plan” Competition. The contest was held by NAWBO to encourage up-and-coming women business owners to […]