Alaska Journal of Commerce

On The Move

Anchorage, AK – Mad Dog Graphx of Anchorage won seven design awards in the 2004 District 11 ADDY Awards Competition from the American Advertising Federation. District 11 covers Alaska, Washington, Oregon, Montana, Idaho and British Columbia, Canada. The seven awards are now eligible for entry in the AAF National ADDY Awards Competition. The ADDY is the largest – and one of the oldest – advertising and design competitions in the world. Each year, this prestigious competition attracts more than 60,000 entries from every state and around the world. Founded in 1996, Mad Dog offers a range of creative and production services, and specializes in corporate, retail and brand identity development.

Growing a Startup

Delaney Thiele, founder and designer at Cloudberry, is partly of Yup’ik and Athabaskan descent, and takes inspiration from her Alaska Native heritage when choosing the materials and patterns for her line of handcrafted beaded earrings.   MORE