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TALBOT TAKES HOME SILVER AND BRONZE AT THE INTERNATIONAL 2001 SUMMIT CREATIVE AWARDS COMPETITION

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA – Talbot Design Group has received three awards of distinction for outstanding creative work in the categories of four-color Brochure and Best Idea Never Produced, single and campaign. A logo designed for an animation production company was awarded silver while Talbot’s ROP campaign, an ad series depicting classic nursery rhymes and a four-color brochure designed for the Kama Sutra Company won bronze. “The Summit Creative Awards demonstrated their agency insight with the Best Idea Never Produced category. A unique but very appropriate award category since we usually present two or three solutions to clients but only one gets produced,” according to Gaylyn Talbot, proprietor.
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TALBOT RECEIVES TWO AWARDS OF DISTINCTION IN INTERNATIONAL “CREATIVITY 29” COMPETITION

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA – Talbot Design Group won two Awards of Distinction among 7,000 entries in this year’s Creativity 29 Annual, published by Hearst Books International. Fewer than fifteen percent (15%) of entries from 40 states and 40 countries were selected for publication in the full-color, 384-page hardbound annual.

A panel of distinguished industry professionals selected Talbot for its outstanding design work with the following clients:

BUGLE BOY: Licensing Brochure
KAMA SUTRA: Catalog for Lovers

For over 12 years Talbot Design Group has been providing dynamic creative services for its prominent clientele, including product branding, corporate identity, packaging, advertising and website development.

For more information please contact GayLyn Talbot, president of Talbot Design Group, at 805.494.0066 located at 310 N. Westlake Blvd. Suite 220, Westlake Village, CA 91362.

PANDA SELECTS TALBOT DESIGN GROUP FOR NEW HOME MEAL REPLACEMENT (HMR) PROGRAM

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA – Talbot Design Group has been retained to develop a new brand image including packaging, menu boards and collateral to introduce Panda’s Home Meal Replacement (HMR) program. Panda’s innovative ready-to-eat concept debuts winter 2000 and will offer fresh Asian specialties created by the chefs from Panda Inn, Panda Panda and Panda Express restaurants.

“We plan to create a brand extension with graphically-appealing packaging that effectively represents Panda’s reputation for quality and freshness,” said GayLyn Talbot, owner of Talbot Design Group. “Today’s consumer lifestyles are fast-fueling the need for quick, flexible, healthy prepared meals. Panda is responding to that need with a unique concept, and we’re excited to be developing it with them.”

Talbot Design Group has 12 years specialty experience in product branding, food packaging, web site development and print collateral for clients such as Cheesecake Factory, Lafayette Foods and Overhill Farms.

For more information please contact GayLyn Talbot, president of Talbot Design Group, at 805.494.0066 located at 310 N. Westlake Blvd. Suite 220, Westlake Village, CA 91362.

CIVIC ARTS PLAZA: “THE BIG TO DO” ONLINE

THOUSAND OAKS, CA – Theater-lovers can now experience the excitement of Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza 24 hours a day by visiting its web site.

In addition to seeing complete listings of the 1999-2000 performance season, visitors can take a virtual tour of the Plaza, purchase tickets online, view seating locations, find area restaurants, hotels and shops, and link to other community resources.

“We encourage people to bookmark the site and take advantage of this convenient way to order tickets to our world-class productions,” said Patricia Moore, Executive Director of the Alliance for the Arts. “It is an excellent cultural resource for residents and visitors in the area.”

The site was designed by Talbot Design Group, which has been developing web sites since 1995 -– before most people even knew the Internet existed. “Our goal for Civic Arts Plaza was to create a site that’s visually stimulating, fun and easy to navigate,” said president, GayLyn Talbot.

For more information about the Civic Arts Plaza call (805) 449-2590 or visit www.civicartsplaza.com.

For more information please contact GayLyn Talbot, president of Talbot Design Group, at 805.494.0066 located at 310 N. Westlake Blvd. Suite 220, Westlake Village, CA 91362.

TALBOT LEADS ADDY AWARDS WITH SEVEN TOP HONORS

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA – Talbot Design Group won seven awards at the 1998-99 ADDY Awards Ceremony, hosted by the Ventura Ad Club. Now in its 25th year, the ADDYS recognize creative communication excellence in the advertising industry.

A panel of distinguished advertising professionals selected Talbot for its outstanding work with the following clients:

ADDY (First Place):
Bugle Boy, Brochure

CITATIONS OF EXCELLENCE:
The Commons at Calabasas, Multiple Media Campaign
Ferrante Fine Jewelry, Corporate Identity
Kama Sutra, “Catalog for Lovers” and Presentation Folder

CERTIFICATES OF MERIT:
Nova by Gruber, Presentation Package
Talbot Design Group, Interactive Media Website

For more information please contact GayLyn Talbot, president of Talbot Design Group, at 805.494.0066 located at 310 N. Westlake Blvd. Suite 220, Westlake Village, CA 91362.

TALBOT DESIGN GROUP WINS BEST OF SHOW

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA – Talbot Design group has won four awards, including the top honor for “Best of Show”, at the recent 1996-1997 Addy Awards Ceremony, hosted by the Ventura County Ad Club.

Judged by distinguished advertising professionals, the awards were presented to Talbot Design Group for the following four categories:

(1) Best of Interactive – Best of Show
(2) The Oaks Mall Direct Marketing Campaign – Award of Excellence
(3) Munchkin, Inc. web site – Award of Excellence
(4) Talbot Design Group web site – Award of Excellence.

The award-winning team at Talbot Design Group provides a variety of services to its diverse Southern California clientele, including corporate identity, packaging, advertising, and web site development.

For more information please contact GayLyn Talbot, president of Talbot Design Group, at 805.494.0066 located at 310 N. Westlake Blvd. Suite 220, Westlake Village, CA 91362.

DESIGN IS SERIOUS BUSINESS

For GayLyn Talbot, design is serious business. “Our objective is to significantly improve our client’s bottom line by driving up sales.” This pragmatic approach to business has earned Talbot Design Group numerous awards for its consumer packaging, corporate identity, and web development services during its eleven-year history. Recognition includes numerous first place ADDY awards, Netguide’s Gold Award, and features in HOW’s Digital Design Annual, HOW’s International Annual, American Corporate Identity Annual, and Graphic Design:USA Design Annual. Talbot credits the agency’s recognition to her methodology and her design team. “I am very fortunate to have an extremely dedicated and talented staff of designers who take pride in the work we create.”
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TALBOT DESIGN WINS NETGUIDE’S GOLD AWARD

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA – Talbot Design Group of Westlake Village, CA has been selected by NetGuide Magazine as a Gold Award Winner for its Web site. NetGuide, a leading Internet publication, has screened over 100,000 highly-regarded web sites and awarded 15,000 of them as Gold Winners. The Gold Award recognizes Web sites that meet NetGuide’s stringent criteria for overall excellence.

The award-winning Talbot Design Group is a full service advertising and design firm serving a diverse clientele. Other services include corporate identity, packaging, and advertising.

For more information please contact GayLyn Talbot, president of Talbot Design Group, at 805.494.0066 located at 310 N. Westlake Blvd. Suite 220, Westlake Village, CA 91362.

TALBOT DESIGN OF WESTLAKE VILLAGE RECOGNIZED AMONG THE WORLD’S BEST

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA – Talbot Design Group has won the Creativity 26 Award of Distinction for the corporate identity design for South Pacific Orchid Gardens, a company that propagates orchids in the Fijian Islands. Selected from 7,000 entrants, Talbot will appear in the upcoming Creativity 26 annual publication which is distributed worldwide. The Creativity 26 competition has become a highly regarded showcase for the world’s best work in identity graphics. The competition attracted work from the best-known design firms from over 30 countries around the world.

Talbot Design Group’s creative services include corporate identity, packaging, advertising, and web site development. In 10 years, Talbot has developed a diverse clientele, including The Cheesecake Factory, The Original Farmer’s Market LA, GTE Visnet, and others.

For more information please contact GayLyn Talbot, president of Talbot Design Group, at 805.494.0066 located at 310 N. Westlake Blvd. Suite 220, Westlake Village, CA 91362.

WESTLAKE VILLAGE DESIGN FIRM WINS TOP AWARDS

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA – The work of Talbot Design Group of Westlake Village was among the 7% selected from 10,000 entrants as a winner in the 1996 American Graphic Design Award competition by a nationwide panel of judges. Now in its 20th year, this competition has emerged as one of the most prestigious of all graphic commnication contests. The competition attracted work from the best-known design firms in the country.
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