Monthly Archives: August 2011

CreateAthon Blog

An Extreme Brand Makeover
  • Written by Jennifer Day, smith&jones

At smith&jones, we’re doing things a little differently this year for CreateAthon and we couldn’t be more excited. Already, we’ve had our biggest response of all of our nine years participating. This year, in honor of our own brand makeover at the beginning of the year (and with a wink to Ty Pennington), we are... Read More

Love is in the Air
  • Written by Jody Piland

It really is beginning to look a lot like CreateAthon season. There’s a certain feeling in the air and I think it’s starting to affect the people here at Riggs Partners. Julie has started skipping around the office, and if there were a CreateAthon song, she’d be singing it. It’s impossible not to be pulled... Read More

CreateAthon Newbie Takes on 24-Hour Marketing Challenge
  • Written by Rebecca Jacobson

This is my first year involved with CreateAthon.  While I have a general idea what to expect, part of me still can’t fathom the idea that all of these creative professionals will converge to work around the clock for 24 straight hours developing free marketing work for nonprofit organizations. In my many years working in... Read More

CreateAthon, a Meaningful Experience
  • Written by Teresa Coles

What I love most about CreateAthon is using my creativity to help people. Not everyone is lucky enough to be able to do this. It is a wonderful feeling that can bring you to tears. Our friends at smith&jones in New England feel the exact same way. They’re doing CreateAthon a little different this year... Read More