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From Concept to Acclaim: EBD’s 2023 Award Showcase

2023 was another year of remarkable creativity at Ellen Bruss Design. We’re celebrating sixteen awards from competitions held across the nation. As always, thank you to our incredible clients who trusted us to create and grow their brands.

The Frontier Drive-Inn: A Place Branding Project

Welcome to the Frontier, a project that encompasses both the visual and physical articulation of a brand – placemaking. Read more on how we turned a run-down drive-in into a vibrant experiment showcasing art, architecture and hospitality.

Creating Outstanding Brand Names

Naming places, products and companies can be challenging. EBD helps to make the process fun and rewarding through extensive research, strategy and creativity. Which results in unique, memorable names that help you stand out in the marketplace.

Creating A Collaborative Culture

Creating the ideal office environment is something we have worked hard to achieve and maintain. For any business, a positive and collaborative office culture is essential. Here are a few tips and practices that we continue to integrate into our workplace.

Multifamily growth in Denver’s Golden Triangle

Just outside Downtown Denver is the Golden Triangle neighborhood. This area is rapidly growing into a cultural hub. The new Citizen W10 apartments brand identity was heavily inspired by this neighborhoods artistic community.

EBD’s Gift Giving Survival Guide

The Holidays are a time filled with family, friends and good times. However, with all that fun comes the daunting task of gift giving. Here’s a curated guide from some of our clients to help make your holiday gift giving simple.

32 Years 32 Insights

Since starting EBD, I’ve learned a lot from the team and from our clients about what makes life and work truly exceptional. To celebrate our birthday, here are a few of the things we all try to live by.

Brand Building for Successful Placemaking

Located in Denver just a few steps aways from Union Station stands the Kimpton Hotel Born. The hotel was part of a much larger project to transform Denver’s Union Station into a vibrant downtown neighborhood.