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It’s a sign :)

Saturday was a pretty exciting day for us. The new sign was installed out front of the office! I remember when I designed the Octopus Red logo years ago and thinking how awsome it would look on a store front. It's a pretty amazing thing when the results surpasses the expectations :) We have a

It’s a sign :)2014-12-03T03:28:24-05:00

From the Vaults :)

What started as a quick search for an old typeface turned into a Sunday morning walk down memory lane of old design work :) I came across a DVD Trapsheet and Disc Face we designed for Academy Award Winning Screenwriter Paul Haggis ("Million Dollar Baby", "Crash") back in 2006. How time flies :)

From the Vaults :)2014-11-16T15:17:11-05:00

Small Business in a Box continues!

We couldn't be happier with the response we've been getting from the Small Business in a Box Special. Startups and existing businesses are taking advantage of this incredible offer. If you, or someone you know either owns or is starting a business this is a perfect fit. Octopus Red is a Creative Communications firm located

Small Business in a Box continues!2014-11-16T13:09:12-05:00

Dangerously close :)

Work continues on our new office space and we couldn't be more excited! The home of Octopus Red will be opening soon at 3 King Street. We'll be bringing World-Class Graphic Design, Web Development, Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations to the heart of Downtown Brantford... or as we call it, the Centre of the Universe

Dangerously close :)2014-11-06T14:21:58-05:00

Almost there…

It's been a long road but we're almost there. Since opening Octopus Red in late 2009 our goal has always been to open a small office in downtown Brantford. We started at the Brantford Train Station, moved to Woodland Cultural Centre, then Serenity Candles and later Grace Anglican Church. In 2012 we opened Sophia's Bakery

Almost there…2014-11-04T03:12:34-05:00

Small Business in a Box

To celebrate a record-breaking summer we're having a Fall "Small Business in a Box" This package starts at the impossibly-low price of $1999 and includes: Logo Design 1000 Business Cards Designed & Printed Letterhead Envelope Trifold Brochure Facebook Coverphoto Website (Designed & Published) If you own a business, if you're looking to start

Small Business in a Box2014-11-15T15:30:17-05:00

Business Makeover Contest

Really awesome piece by Lauren Baron from The Brant News about the business makeover contest. Coffee house wins a makeover By Lauren Baron Thursday October 06/2011 at 10:39:00 AM A new sign couldn’t have come at a better time for Station Coffee House and Gallery owners Mike and Linda Tutt. The winners of the Business Makeover

Business Makeover Contest2014-11-04T02:38:24-05:00

Community steps up to fight cancer By Sylvie Berry of the Paris Star

Thank-you very much to Sylvie Berry and the Paris Star for the awesome article! It isn't always black and white in the world of politics. Last week the nation was informed by NDP leader Jack Layton, that he would stepping down for a temporary leave of absence due to a second battle with cancer. Shortly

Community steps up to fight cancer By Sylvie Berry of the Paris Star2014-11-04T03:08:16-05:00

Raising Support “For Jack” By Sean Allen of the Brant News

Big thanks as always to Sean Allen of the Brant News for the great coverage! With the outpouring of support for federal NDP leader Jack Layton in his fight against cancer, members of the Brant NDP decided to turn that support into good. "We wanted to do something to raise funds in Jack's name," Marc

Raising Support “For Jack” By Sean Allen of the Brant News2014-11-04T03:08:35-05:00