Trade shows are a great opportunity to get in front of a niche audience to grow your business. Not only are trade shows valuable for growing your audience and marketing your own business, but it’s a great way to scope out the competition and learn ways your business can improve. Trade shows provide the opportunity for you to meet, face-to-face, with a large number of potential clients, key decision makers and quality...

Whether you have a series of small projects, a monster of a project that’s hanging over your head or an entire company rebrand, bringing an agency on board to help achieve your marketing goals is a big decision. When you choose to work with Peebles Creative Group, we’ll utilize our whole team to manage the process – from brainstorming the big idea, to campaign launch and every step in between to...

Every year around this time, I get a little giddy. It’s not due to the holiday season. Nope. Brace yourself…it’s that special time of year when Pantone announces the COLOR OF THE YEAR! And guess what? It doesn’t suck this year! This year’s color is Pantone 16-1546 Living Coral! Living Coral is warmer than pink and not as intense as red. It really pops on a teal or blue background and is the...

The Largest Table is one of St. John’s most significant missions of outreach and service. Every Wednesday, a committed group of volunteers feeds 200 in-need individuals and families a hot, home-cooked meal, in community with other guests from downtown Columbus – and they’ve been doing this faithfully for more than 10 years. The Wednesday volunteers are a diverse group – including lifelong members of St. John’s church, active retirees, local church...

Let me take you back a few (maybe more than a few, but who’s counting) years to my days at art school. Columbus College of Art & Design to be specific. After working endless hours on a project, the most nerve-wracking part was the day you had to put it up to get critiqued. On critique days, 30+ students stared at the work in silence waiting for the bashing to commence. I...

Fall is finally here and for those of us at PCG it’s one of our favorite times of the year! There are some things that are only possible when the weather hits a crisp 60 degrees, and sweaters start making a daily appearance in our wardrobe. These are a few of our favorite fall things! Pumpkin flavored everything… because we’re basic Watching scary movies - some of my personal favorites are...

We all have a favorite food. A favorite color. A favorite movie. A favorite font…well, maybe only people who work in design. Luckily that’s the business we’re in. At Peebles Creative Group, we put together a list of our favorite fonts broken down by each designer. It’s an exciting (yeah, we’re a little dorky) and sometimes challenging part of the creative process. Sitting down and perusing thousands of fonts to find the...

In recent years some marketers have tried to make the claim that print is dead, but at Peebles Creative Group, we strongly disagree. We’re not the only ones who think print is still making an impact, according to a recent study, 67% of Americans prefer printed pieces over digital. Not only do we think print is very much alive, but when combined with a digital campaign, it is a force to...