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“Tennessee Uncharted” Takes Top Honors

“Tennessee Uncharted” Takes Top Honors

“Tennessee Uncharted”—the television show for Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency that shines a light on fascinating people, places and adventures across our state—was awarded first place for a television series by the Association for Conservation Information on July 16 at its annual conference in Flagstaff, Ariz. ACI is a nonprofit association of information and education professionals representing state, federal and Canadian agencies and private conservation organizations.

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Honors 2015 Takes Off: An Evening in the Hangar

Honors 2015 Takes Off: An Evening in the Hangar

What better venue than a private hangar at McGhee Tyson Airport for a gala honoring Eddie Mannis, who serves as a commissioner on the Metropolitan Airport Authority Board? Eddie, president of Prestige Cleaners and Prestige Tuxedo, was selected by the Knoxville chapter of the American Marketing Association (KAMA) as its 2015 Outstanding Marketing Professional. 

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DS to be honored at PRSA V Awards

DS to be honored at PRSA V Awards

Breaking news! For the first time in Designsensory history, our work is going to be honored at the Volunteer Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America’s V Awards! This is also the first time we’ve entered, so it's very exciting for us.

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All Entries Win at ADDYs

All Entries Win at ADDYs

Updated March 5, 2015

On Saturday, February 28th, several DSers walked across the stage at the Downtown Hilton Hotel in Knoxville to pick up ADDY Awards for the past year's work. In addition to winning recognition for ALL of our entries, DS Strategist Josh Loebner was inducted into the Knoxville Advertising Hall of Fame. Congratulations Josh!

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Designsensory Cofounders Reflect on the Changing Industry

Designsensory Cofounders Reflect on the Changing Industry

Congratulations to Designsensory’s founders Joseph Nother and Brandon Rochelle for being recognized in the eighth annual edition of the Greater Knoxville Business Journal’s 40 under Forty: The region's Rising Stars!

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Knoxville American Marketing Association's Annual Honors Celebration

With an African crested porcupine as a greeter at the Knoxville Zoo venue and the precocious parrot Einstein going through her 200+ paces, the Knoxville American Marketing Association's Honors Awards celebration raised the bar for fun and adventure—and for recognizing the standouts among us. The annual KAMA Honors event pays tribute to an outstanding professional and recognizes KAMA's chapter leaders while raising funds to provide scholarships for exceptional students majoring in marketing at the University of Tennessee. 

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Joseph is a Young Entrepreneur Finalist

In early April, the Knoxville Chamber announced 24 finalists for its 2014 Pinnacle Business Awards, which recognizes and celebrates outstanding businesses and businesspeople in the East Tennessee area. Our very own Joseph Nother was nominated for the Young Entrepreneur Award. This award recognizes young professionals, 40 years of age or younger, who started a non-franchise business in East Tennessee and have taken their business from early growth to some maturity.

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2014 American Advertising Awards

What could be more inspiring to a creative soul than an evening away from the office admiring the work of other creative types! The American Advertising Awards (formerly the ADDYs) recognize the best in all types of advertising from agencies, professionals and students. These awards also represent risk-taking clients who trust and collaborate with our design, content and tech teams to create the best possible advertising for their company and, in the cases below, gain award-winning recognition. We certainly wouldn’t have had the opportunity to win these awards without our wonderful clients’ inspiration.

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Designsensory named to the 2013 Inc. 5000 List

I'm thrilled to announce the inclusion of Designsensory on the Inc. 5000 List as one of the fastest-growing, private companies in the US. We are among 80 Tennessee companies, including 24 based in East Tennessee.

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Tennessee State Parks 75th Anniversary Site Wins National ADDY Award

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We’re honored, humbled and proud to share that Tennessee State Parks 75th Anniversary microsite has been recognized with a Silver National ADDY® award, ranking it among the best interactive work in the nation. The ADDY Awards represent the true spirit of creative excellence by recognizing all forms of advertising from media of all types, creative by all sizes and entrants of all levels from anywhere in the world. Matt Montgomery, lead designer on the award-winning project, answers a few questions about the site, design thinking and the national recognition.

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