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Stephen Rybak Highlights Branding Best Practices at AAF Branding Roundtable

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Stephen Rybak, MDR’s Principal and Chief Creative Officer, was recently invited to speak at the AAF presentation on branding—hosted at the Bay Jewel, and facilitated by Larry Tucker from the Goodway Group. Rybak was also joined by Emily Zertuche of  Visit Corpus Christi, and Lorette Williams of  Del Mar College. Stephen shared insights on how we build brands with ambition, along with examples...
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MDR Shines at the Boston Marathon

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Like many things during the pandemic, this project was put on temporary hold – but it finally saw the light of day last weekend at the much anticipated Boston Marathon! Our design team did an amazing job creating this "Road to Boston" backdrop for CITGO's official fuel sponsorship of the...
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New Google Search Ad features

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Add Images to your Google Search Ads Google has made a series of changes this year around Google Ads. Some were great (delayed death of the cookie) and others left us wondering where Google was going with this (sunsetting +modified +broad +match terms). Earlier this year though, Google started slowly...
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Client Feature: NavyArmy Hiring Campaign

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Like many businesses today, NavyArmy Community Credit Union is facing a staff shortage, with positions open in the Coastal Bend and Rio Grande Valley. To attract potential job seekers, MDR got to work developing a campaign promoting key benefits such as work/life balance, the college tuition reimbursement program and excellent...
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Is it Time to Hire a Marketing Agency?

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A common challenge for mid-to-small businesses is how to best extend your marketing budget. You know you need help, but the thought of hiring a marketing agency can seem daunting, expensive, or even unnecessary—especially in a time where do-it-yourself websites and social advertising are widely available. Marketing, as you’re probably…

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Elizabeth’s Brand & Identity Development

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Water Street Restaurants, Inc. commissioned MDR to develop brand and identity for their newest restaurant, Elizabeth’s. Tucked away overlooking the harbor, guests can escape to a mix of Mediterranean-inspired cuisine, cocktails and charm within the walls of the iconic Art Museum of South Texas. MDR designed logo, icon system, selected…

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The Power to Pivot

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While no one was really prepared for a 100-year winter storm to hit Texas, we were positioned to act quickly. See How We Provided Crisis Support For NEC Co-Op Energy In February 2021. MDR and NEC Co-op Energy are both local Corpus Christi companies affected by the winter storm. During…

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MDR Rocks 2020 Ad Awards

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Agency takes home Best of Show, Best of Sales & Marketing & Other Top Honors February 2020 - The MDR team had a rockin time celebrating some major accomplishments at this year's American Advertising Awards held at the Ortiz International Center. Top awards included Best of Show for Water Street...
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