Cultivating Brand Loyalty

Agricultural engineer, commodities trader, mechanic, quasi-veterinarian: all of these skills describe the farmer, one of the backbones of America. If you talk to a farmer you’ll find that he is extremely brand loyal on one particular point: what type of equipment he owns. When I first got to know my father-in-law, Marlin Cassel, a Lancaster […]


Homepage Homework

It should be fairly obvious in this day and age that your website is often the primary, and maybe only, opportunity you have to connect with a potential customer. As such, it’s important to make a good first impression and show a site visitor the wide range of products you offer, or talk about your […]


Logo Design Evolution at Cassel Bear

  Here at Cassel Bear, we’re wrapping up a yearlong process of reimagining our brand. As we settle into our new open-plan office space, a custom sign for the front of our building is being fabricated, redesigned stationery and business cards are at the printer, and our multiple brainstorming rooms are playing host to energetic […]


The Marketing Team of Tomorrow

Ever wonder how marketing teams are birthed? Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy has developed four Schools of Distinction that focus on providing an experiential, project-based, education to aid students in discerning a potential field of study as they prep for college. Students get to choose if they would like to apply to one of these schools during […]


Anatomy of a Project: Criswell Furniture Catalog

Recently we had the opportunity, and welcome challenge, of working with the team at Criswell Furniture on an update to their product catalog. The primary goal was to freshen up and modernize the feel of the piece while still using existing photography. This meant the design would have to do the heavy lifting while still […]