Astronaut’s logo for PrairieGold Solar appeared on NASCAR/ARCA driver and environmental advocate Leilani Munter’s race car July 9 at the Chicagoland Speedway.
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The Astronaut crew descended upon the Orpheum Theater in Sioux Falls over the weekend for the 40th Annual South Dakota ADDY Awards.
Astronaut won both Gold and Silver awards for work in various media for DuPont Industrial Biosciences and Alkota Cleaning Systems. On top of that, this year’s ADDY Awards were extra special for Astronaut as we were asked to contribute the concept and design of the show.
Astronaut and ACE were featured on POLITICO this morning. As we write, Astronaut is in Washington, D.C. with the American Coalition for Ethanol is meeting with members of the House and Senate. 50 members of ACE are in town for a two-day fly-in, where they’ll stop by 60 Senate and 60 House offices to make the case for the Renewable Fuel Standard and E15 fuel. The fly-in culminates Thursday afternoon with a “century of subsidies party” to hit oil tax breaks.
Last month our own rising design star Andrew Brynjulson grabbed the attention of the Minneapolis Egoist, the premiere spotlight for advertising and design talent in the bustling Twin Cities creative community. The Egoist profiled Brynjulson in its weekly feature on young talent known as “Fresh Meat Friday.”
In case you missed it, AdPulp did a Q&A session with Creative Director Greg Veerman talking about clean tech, sustainability and the Midwest advertising scene. The post went up last week and can be found here.
Hurry on over and check it out.
Thanks to David Burn for the opportunity.
Astronaut recently completed work on its very own custom coffee roast for its 2011 Holiday Gift for clients and vendors. It’s name: Dark Matter*.
Dark Matter went through numerous rounds of taste-testing in order to find the right marriage of flavors. The results yielded a custom blend of Guatemala Antigua Sereno and India Monsooned Malabar Arabica coffees roasted and hand-prepared by Black Sheep Coffee.