News & Journal

Wilmington Design 3X Winner In National Web Design Awards Competition

Leah DeMasters

Wilmington Design Co. is a three-time winner of the 2017-2018 American Web Design Awards competition for their online creative work for local and regional clients. This is the sixth consecutive year Wilmington Design has been recognized by Graphic Design USA, but it’s the first...
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Wilmington Design Company Named One of North Carolina's Best Employers

Leah DeMasters

Wilmington Design Co. was recently named as one of the Best Employers in North Carolina for 2018. The statewide survey and awards program identifies, recognizes and honors the best places of employment in North Carolina. The list of the Best Employers in North Carolina...
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Why were these our most read insight articles in 2017?

Leah DeMasters

Before we begin to accelerate into the new year, we thought that it would be interesting to pause and take a look back through the Insight articles that we posted in The Wilmington Business Journal in 2017. Our articles covered a range of marketing and...
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Our 16 Favorite Holiday Traditions!

Carolyn Pikoulas

Christmas can be a time of recalling happy memories and nostalgia (for most people, that is). Here are some interesting traditions that make the holidays extra special for our team members... Konni Mike, Peyton and I find a night to make hot chocolate &...
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Winner, Winner! WDC Team Wins 5 National Design Awards

Leah DeMasters

Wilmington Design Co. is a five-time winner in Graphic Design USA's 2017 American Graphic Design competition for our print and online creative work for local and regional clients including; Eastern Carolina Dental, Anlyan & Hively, Nest Fine Gifts, and Twisted Lemon Boxes. This is the...
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Our Design Team Keeps Getting Bigger

Leah DeMasters

Meet Casey! Casey's strong background and decorated experience in web design caught the eye of the Wilmington Design team. Living on the Virginia coast most of her life, she took a job as an Associate Interactive Designer in Blacksburg, Virginia. After working in the mountains...
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Don't Set It And Forget It | Analyze It & Improve It

Bill Hunter

I'll never forget the king of infomercials, Ron Popeil. I remember watching endless demonstrations for one of his many catchy kitchen appliances, the Showtime Rotisserie, and Ron making the crowd repeat again and again, "Set it, and forget it!" The cooker worked by simply turning...
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If Social Media Is a Cocktail Party, Is your Business a Wallflower?

Leah DeMasters

Last month, we completed our very first local business audit. If you didn't get the chance to read our first article about it, allow me to fill you in: we were pretty surprised by the results. We studied more than 275 businesses across 20 industries...
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We Surveyed Over 275 Local Businesses: What We Found Might Surprise You!

Bill Hunter

A few months ago, I found myself reflecting on the objectives of marketing. Companies large and small consistently spend thousands of dollars on their marketing efforts. They emphasize growing brand awareness and targeting new customers. We spend our days working on marketing strategies, figuring...
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WDC Adds New Project Manager

Leah DeMasters

  Meet Konni Johnson Konni's talents did not go unseen by Wilmington Design Company. Her meticulous organizational skills, project management expertise, and her experience within customer relations, makes her an unstoppable force as the Project Manager. Originally born and raised in the midwest, she is now fully immersed...
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Wilmington's Best Marketing Team Gets Even Better

Bill Hunter

Wilmington Design Company is starting 2017 off right with a new addition to our marketing team. We can't wait to see what Leah and the rest of the team have in store for the coming year! Meet Leah DeMasters: Fresh from working in New York City...
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It's soooo much more than a cup of coffee.

Bill Hunter

For those of you that aren't familiar with the amazing Bitty & Beaus Coffee Shop story, please take a few minutes to watch this video. Amy and Ben Wright started a small coffee shop on the corner of Wrightsville and Kerr Ave here in...
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10 Gag Gifts for 10 Office Personalities

Carolyn Pikoulas

If you'll be going to an office Christmas party soon and need some awesome gift ideas for a White Elephant gift exchange, we've created the greatest Gag-Gift-Giving Guide ever! Find the perfect gift to match the most common office personality types. No need to...
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Branding Santa Claus

Bill Hunter

The Branding Santa project was our WDC holiday campaign for Christmas 2012. The concept was built around the premise that the "WDC team was proud to have been chosen as the exclusive agency to rebrand Santa Claus's new logo, website and company image". We...
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5 Things I've Learned from the Internet Summit

Dan Sever

Two weeks ago, our company had the opportunity to attend the Internet Summit (ISUM16) in Raleigh, NC. Two of my colleagues and myself from the internet marketing department ventured 2 hours north for our second annual pilgrimage. And I've got to say, this year,...
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WDC Team Wins 8 National Design Awards

Bill Hunter

Wilmington Design Co. is an eight-time winner in Graphic Design USA's 2016 American Graphic Design competition for our print and online creative work for local and regional clients including; River Place Wilmington, Packaging 151, Lake Gaston Brewing Company, Airborne Brewing Company, Queen City Railroad,...
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Welcome New Faces

Kim Hunter

Help us welcome a few more new faces!This year has been a whirlwind and we've been working hard to grow our team so that we can continue to exceded the level of creativity and professionalism our clients expect. We are super excited to introduce...
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We're Adding New Spaces & New Faces

Jayson Conway

So far, 2016 is on track to be another record year for our agency, and we couldn't be more excited! With a fast-growing list of clients, we've continued to grow our office space and team in order to maintain an excellent level of service...
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Howdy Partner!

Bill Hunter

Benefits of Working with a Google Partner Agency Choosing the right agency to market your business is critical, so it's important to make sure you are working with experts! Wilmington Design Co. is proud to announce that we are an official Google Partner, which means...
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16 Secrets to the Perfect Thanksgiving

Carolyn Pikoulas

Just in time for your Thanksgiving feast, our team has compiled a list of 16 secrets to having the perfect Thanksgiving. Here's our expert advice: 1. Stephanie:Use vanilla extract when you're making pumpkin pie (nutmeg is overrated). 2. Jamie:Watch the special Brad Pitt Thanksgiving episode of...
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Wilmington Design Co. Wins Five National Design Awards

Jayson Conway

Wilmington Design Co. is a five-time winner in Graphic Design USA's 2015 American Graphic Design Awards for our print and online creative work for local clients including Visit Leland, Towne Toys, and Blake Farm.This is the third consecutive year Wilmington Design Co. has been...
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Creating a Caricature...

Carolyn Pikoulas

Ever wondered how we create our infamous caricatures? Let us take you on a time lapse video tour that begins with a hand drawn sketch and ends with the well known faces you may have seen on our website and business cards. Here's a quick...
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WDC Wins Four Design Awards In National Competition

Bill Hunter

Wilmington Design Company brought home four prestigious awards in the 2014 American Graphic Design Awards. We received recognition for our graphic work for: REDIX - Tailgate Prize Pack Giveaway (pictured below) Atlantic Animal Hospital - Pet Rock C.A.R.E event poster Design Workshop - direct mail postcard Cape Fear...
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