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A Sex Therapist and a Nun Walk into an Awards Ceremony: How Creative Agencies Tackle Dichotomy

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Submitted by mikalee on Thu, 10/18/2018 - 16:37

Many businesses weather extremes, but perhaps none as extremely jarring as those encountered in the creative industry. See how the Estipona Group tackles dichotomies like being together yet separate, virtual but real, and sweary yet all about the good deeds. creative ways to talk about sex

EG Rewind: The Original Bromantic Comedy with Jeff Dow    

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Submitted by mikalee on Tue, 07/24/2018 - 20:02

After having worked on an estimated 600-ish jobs together, you’d think these two would be tired of one another. But instead, they just finish each other’s sentences, laugh a lot and contemplate weighty things like exactly when Hammertime and parachute pants were a thing.

Check out our latest edition of EG Rewind with the amazing Jeffkin — AKA Photographer Jeff Dow!


EG Rewind: Those Who Can, Teach Like Carol Quinn

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Submitted by mikalee on Tue, 04/24/2018 - 17:58

Carol Quinn, retired art educator for the Washoe County School District, is pretty much THE reason Estipona Group is now celebrating 25 years.

It was her simple suggestion — “Take a graphic design course. It should be an easy A!”— that ultimately led Edward down the path toward a career in design, and eventually, opening his own agency.

For those who say teaching is a superpower, meet Carol Quinn: Educator, friend, foundation-layer for 25 years of Estipona Group success — and superhero extraordinaire.


LBD of Direct Mail Gets a Style Infusion

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Submitted by mikalee on Mon, 04/09/2018 - 19:13

Which one of these things is NOT like the others?

a.) A little black dress
b.) Feathered bangs held in place by an entire can of AquaNet
c.) A well-tailored navy blazer
d.) Mail

You said “Mail,” right? Gotcha! Because sure, those other items loosely have something to do with fashion — but come on, feathered hair? Definitely not something we’d call “classic.” 

The rest — an LBD, navy blazer and mail — these are all standards. And they’re here to stay.


Team Estipona volunteering time for Volunteers of America
It's no secret that Northern Nevada has its fair share of philanthropic non-profits just waiting for donations of time, energy and resources. So which ones are close to our hearts? While we often
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Here are some tips about creating an e-newsletter that will engage and generate results. Especially when using doll parts, some assembly may be required. If this makes no sense, please keep reading. 
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Today we celebrate 10 years of being a high-performing virtual agency, one that allows us to free our creativity, work collaboratively — and pass the savings along to our awesome clients.  
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