Branding

Now that technology distribution has virtually touched every industry, how resilient is your company’s brand? (Journal)

by Cameron Wykes, President at Jacknife Design Inc. When I ask prospective clients to name three of their brand engagement touch points, without fail, they start naming advertising initiatives. It was my wise friend Will Novosedlik who said that “engagement comes from the interaction with a brand, not the ad… and all you should expect…

Branding a Challenger (Project)

As Jacknife began work with TruShield, a small business insurance provider, we immediately came to understand the challenges of the emerging brand operating in a noisy, highly commoditized market. The existing brand needed an overhaul to create a more appealing, consistent and systematic offering if it hoped to cut through the clutter to attract new…

For Better Living. (Project)

It’s been a banner time for advocates of medical cannabis. Federal legislation created a new market essentially overnight triggering a ‘green rush’ in the Great White North. Despite the legal status of the category, a lingering stigma surrounding marijuana had many of the early entrants trying to legitimize their place in the medical community. A…

Elevated Office Solutions (Project)

Tayco is a leading office solutions provider who needed to demonstrate a more progressive, innovative brand expression to stand out in a crowded landscape. Tayco has always offered great value for customers, but were perceived in the market at a “Tier B” brand. The ask was to build greater awareness with key influencers while starting…

Booktrack Visual Identity (Project)

Booktrack is the ebook brand with a twist. Every book available on the platform has its own original soundtrack; score and sound effects that sync to your reading speed while you read. More engaging than audiobooks, a new spin on traditional reading experiences, Booktrack is a new entertainment medium that enables people to read, create…

Re-branding Arc Productions (Journal)

We’re happy to present our most up to date work with Arc Productions – who recently just moved across the street from us! Make sure to check out their new location and follow them on Facebook and Twitter! / About the Brand Arc Productions is one of the largest animation studios in Canada that creates spectacular CG…

Mark McMorris Visual Identity (Project)

Mark McMorris is a professional Canadian snowboarder and olympic medalist from Regina, Saskatchewan. He specializes in slopestyle and big air events winning back-to-back gold medals in the 2012 and 2013 Winter X Games. Since 2013 he has starred in the Red Bull / MTV reality series with his brother Craig called McMorris and McMorris. All…

Re-branding Mr. X (Project)

MR. X is an award-winning Visual Effects company that thrives on crafting creative solutions to seemingly-impossible scripted moments in film and television. The team has a long, long list of credits including some of our favourites Pompeii, Robocop, Noah, Vikings, Fight Club and Pacific Rim. Starting with our strategic team, we developed new brand positioning and then…