Press Releases

  1. Tuesday, May 22, 2018

    2018 Telly Award to McCall Studio/DMVISUAL LLC!

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Denise McCall 610.805.7316 mccall@dmvisual.com McCall Studio/DMVISUAL LLC 2018 WINNER IN 39th ANNUAL TELLY AWARDS! Manassas, VA – May 22, 2018 – McCall Studio/DMVISUAL LLC announced today it’s new location McCall Studio Gallery Video has been named a winner in the Branding Video category in the 39th Annual Telly Awards. The Telly Awards honors excellence in video and television across all screens and it is judged by leaders from video platforms, television and streaming networks, agencies, and production companies including Vice, Vimeo, Hearst Digital Media, and BuzzFeed. McCall Studio/DMVISUAL LLC is pushing the boundaries for video and television innovation and creativity at a time when the industry is rapidly changing” said Sabrina Dridje, Managing Director of the Telly Awards. “This award is a tribute to the talent and vision of its creators.” "The McCall Studio/DMVISUAL team is honored to win this premiere award from 12,000 entries in 50 States and 5 Continents!" Today’s winner’s announcement caps a year-long initiative by the Telly Awards to rebuild the honors for the multi-screen era. Throughout 2017-2018 the Tellys refashioned their categories to honor the type of work being made by leading producers, including branded content, social video and animation, as well as working with industry experts to identify important industry categories where technology was playing an impactful role in the ways stories are now being told: Virtual Reality, Interactive and 360 Video. To judge all this new and innovative work, the Tellys recruited over 200 new judges, from companies such as Vimeo, Duplass Productions’ Donut, ustwo, Discovery Networks, VaynerMedia and Framestore. Telly Award Winner, McCall Studio/DMVISUAL LLC, is a Visual Communications Studio specializing in Integrative Multimedia Brand Identities. Please contact Denise McCall, Founder, of McCall Studio/DMVISUAL LLC for inquiries: mccall@dmvisual.com or call 610.805.7316.

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  2. Wednesday, May 9, 2018

    McCall Studio/DMVISUAL LLC - 2018 AIVA Communicator Award® Winner!

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Denise McCall, 610.805.7316, mccall@dmvisual.com Contact: Abigail Kimberlain abigail@communicatorawards.com The Communicator Awards, 212.675.3555 24th ANNUAL COMMUNICATOR AWARDS ANNOUNCES MCCALL STUDIO/DMVISUAL LLC - 2018 BRAND IDENTITY WINNER! New York, NY (May 9, 2018) – Today, winners of the 24th Annual Communicator Awards have officially been announced by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts. With entries received from across the US and around the world, the Communicator Awards is the largest and most competitive awards program honoring creative excellence for communications professionals. McCall Studio/DMVISUAL LLC is a 2018 Communicator Award Winner for Multimedia Brand Identity. "Denise McCall, Founder, (and her team in one of the components of the identity) are honored to win from entries of the U.S., and around the globe." The Communicator Awards are judged and overseen by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA), a 600+ member organization of leading professionals from various disciplines of the visual arts dedicated to embracing progress and the evolving nature of traditional and interactive media. Current AIVA membership represents a "Who's Who" of acclaimed media, advertising, and marketing firms including: PureMatter, Condè Nast, Disney, Republica, Sesame Workshop, MTV, Starbucks, Time Inc., Tribal DDB, Yahoo!, and many others. See aiva.org for more information. “We are extremely proud to recognize the work received for the 24th Annual Communicator Awards. This year’s class of entries embodies the ever-evolving marketing and communications industry” noted Derek Howard, director of the AIVA. He added, “On behalf the Academy members, I’d like to applaud the entrants this season for their dedication to producing outstanding content as they continue to push the envelope of creativity.” For more information about the McCall Studio/DMVISUAL LLC, a Visual Communications Studio specializing in Brand Identity Communications, please visit: www.dmvisualstudio.com, email at mccall@dmviual.com, or call 610.805.7316.

  3. Friday, February 23, 2018

    ART Exhibit @ McCall Studio Gallery! Celebrating March, 30 Yrs. in Business!

    For Immediate Release - February 23, 2018 - March, 2017 our Studio DMVISUAL relocated to Historic Manassas and had our Opening St. Patrick's Day. Our Studio Gallery kick-started our 30 year in business in the fall and offers exhibits, events, gallery shop, private tours, as well as creative services. January, we showcased the Travel Art Around the World and The White House Art & Artifacts Exhibits, and added Color of Flowers and Military Art for February to our kick-start culmination for March, our 30th Year in business. Join us this St. Patrick's Day, March 17, 2018 from 12 PM - 5 PM, we celebrate enduring arts with a Juried Art Exhibit to showcase diverse community artists! McCall Studio Gallery of Historic Manassas curates museum-quality art for exhibit, sale, and service for our community, and also creates products and renders creative image services to community clients. For more information on our Gallery, visit: www.dmvisualgallery.com and to RSVP for our monthly Gallery Events, visit our Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/TheMcCallStudioGalleryDMVISUALLLC/ For more information on our Studio that has created multimedia image for organizations and institutions long-term since 1988, visit: www.dmvisualstudio.com. If you are an artist who would like to enter this March Juried Exhibit, please email us at: mccall@dmvisual.com

  4. Friday, September 22, 2017

    McCall Kickstarts Her 30 Years in Business with PW Chamber Ribbon Cutting!

    For Immediate Release - September 22, 2017 - McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications/DMVISUAL LLC kickstarts her 30 Years in Business with a PW Chamber Ribbon Cutting Sept. 22, 2017, after expanding her 100% small women-owned Studio to include a Gallery component opened March 17, 2017, her divisions of DMVISUAL - called McCall Studio Gallery of Manassas with this recent move/expansion. She has been a Member/Ambassador/Mentor of the PW Chamber since 2011 during much military community service. McCall's Studio is also a member of AAF since 2002 serving nationally, and AIGA since 1989, and a selected/certified Design Leader 1 of 40 in the nation in 2005 through the Harvard University/AIGA Executive Leadership Program. Denise McCall, Founder, started her business designing, advertising, and branding for large organizations, and firms in 1988 as a 100% local women-owned business. Since then has grown to contract nationally for clients through the years, and also had offices in Philadelphia, offices in Pennslvania, office in Connecticut, office in Texas, and another recent office in Virginia before her current Historic Manassas, VA location. McCall has been recognized internationally, nationally, and locally through the years by her industry, clients, and high-profile community leaders and institutions. We thank our clients and community who has been apart of our growth. We are excited about our 30 years, and our future. About 60 guests attended our Ribbon Cutting kickstarting 30 Years in Business, with our new community exhibit, "American Indian!" We are honored that Manassas City Council, Board of Director, Virginia Senator Jeremy McPike, Congresswomen Barbara Comstock's Director of Outreach Mr. Stegmaier, and candidate elect Russell Harrison were some of the many attendees. Visit: dmvisualstudio.com, and dmvisualgallery.com for more information! Call us today at 610.805.7316, let's start a conversation! Email us to make an appointment at mccall@dmvisual.com!

  5. Wednesday, March 15, 2017

    McCall Celebrates Studio 29th Year with Manassas Ribbon Cutting!

    For Immediate Release – March 15, 2017 – McCall’s Studio Moves and Expands to Include Historic Gallery in Manassas, VA – Approaching the 29th year in business helping clients throughout the nation, McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications (DMVISUAL) LLC is excited to have new space to expand and grow. DMVISUAL has expanded to include her other services and talents under the division of McCall Studio Gallery. “This space is a wonderful opportunity to further aid community through educational history exhibit tours of 1920s on, continued design and brand communications, illustration, fine art and community events. It brings together so much of what I have worked for in my career.” McCall has served as consultant across our country in local, regional, and national outreach to national nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, businesses, the military and military communities. In our community she also has been an active member of the Prince William Chamber since July 2011, Charter Founding Member, Ambassador/Mentor since September 2011, and Committee Member of the AAF-DC. McCall founded her company in 1988 with a desire to use her creativity for good, working for advertising and design agencies of Metro Philadelphia and then built her expertise working direct contract jobs for large organizations. She has been an artist since 1980, showing in many exhibits. She has been trained and working in much of the diverse arts since a young age. McCall was responsible for visual brand identity for one of the largest American Red Cross Chapters in the nation for over a decade. In her many roles she was sole staff artist, art director/production manager, communicator leading the corporate identity design for American Red Cross Chapter and Blood Region in Philadelphia, directly serving local, regional, and later division, and national clients through the years. She built much of her customer service, marketing and communications expertise; and worked on team event planning and PR ambassador responsibilities, archive exhibits, and other communications. McCall’s business has continued consultant creative partner for American Red Cross for over another decade, and into this new decade. Later, as a military spouse-owned business, she relocated her business to many states and her business served those military and local communities. She also led creative for the American Advertising Federation and designed for educational institutions. She was educated at RISD, Moore College of Art & Design and in Rome, Italy through her BFA, Temple University Tyler School of Art Degree. As a Harvard University/AIGA national selected design leader, and executive program graduate, she continued her education in MA. McCall has served military communities on active duty community service for a total of 8 years, with the 9th year creating an award-winning multimedia campaign with her board of directors, and event and website branding and development through the years, that served the community that serves worldwide. She has adjunct taught Higher Education Visual Communications courses at the Alexandria Campus Communication Design Program at NOVA in the DC Area to students from diverse backgrounds. At the end of 2013, she completed her continued 4.5 years U.S. NAVY CEC Military Community brand with maintaining the new websites and social media public relation communications, and crisis communications for the community during the Washington Navy Yard incident, DC in September 2013. She has also established brand with new entrepreneurs in our community. Together we celebrate! McCall is thankful for supporters along the way that had faith to trust her with responsibility at a young age, and throughout her career, giving her the opportunity to develop her unique vision, own methods and expertise. McCall’s education and early work experience instilled high standards of excellence. Communication team members through the years influenced her, and many times together they collaborated with synergy. March 17th, St. Patrick’s Day, 2017, McCall celebrates 29 years at new location, 9409 Battle St., and she is excited to celebrate in our community. McCall is honored to be part of thriving Historic Downtown Manassas and its arts, and enjoys using her expertise for the good of communities/enterprises — continuing her design communications studio, and fine art tours’ new venture this 2017! Call on McCall for an appointment or tour today! 571.379.7598, mccall@dmvisual.com, or visit www.dmvisual.com for studio information!

  6. Tuesday, June 30, 2015

    McCall's I Belong Campaign 2015 Work for PW Chamber Recognized at State of Chamber Annual Meeting

    For Immediate Release: McCall, Owner of McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications LLC (DMVISUAL) was recognized June 30, 2015 at the Annual Meeting State of the Prince William Chamber Luncheon with guest speaker Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe. McCall's strategic work monthly since the launch of the I Belong Campaign, with a large committee in January 2015, has brought emphasis to area businesses, pride in the Chamber and outreach to our community — promoting events, staff, and the great work of the Chamber and their new goals. McCall was a honored guest at this special event, and recognized along with Chairman of Board of City Supervisors' Marty Nohe, and 3 other people. The Chamber reported this campaign as "hugely successful" and 100% goals of organization were reported for the year 2015-2014. McCall is a Charter Founding Member, Ambassador for Chamber/Mentor for Businesses since 2011. McCall was recognized at the event with Honorable Mention by the Chamber Chair for this successful outreach campaign. McCall has advised and provided image and market communication solutions for national and local organizations, educational institutions, associations and community for over 27 years. If you need to create concise communication impact for your goals, contact McCall: www.dmvisual.com - Together, we can create big image for your type of business!

  7. Tuesday, June 30, 2015

    McCall's I Belong Campaign 2015 Work for PW Chamber Recognized at State of Chamber Annual Meeting

    For Immediate Release: McCall, Owner of McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications LLC (DMVISUAL) was recognized June 30, 2015 at the Annual Meeting State of the Prince William Chamber Luncheon with guest speaker Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe. McCall's strategic work monthly since the launch of the I Belong Campaign, with a large committee in January 2015, has brought emphasis to area businesses, pride in the Chamber and outreach to our community — promoting events, staff, and the great work of the Chamber and their new goals. McCall was a honored guest at this special event, and recognized along with Chairman of Board of City Supervisors' Marty Nohe, and 3 other people. The Chamber reported this campaign as "hugely successful" and 100% goals of organization were reported for the year 2015-2014. McCall is a Charter Founding Member, Ambassador for Chamber/Mentor for Businesses since 2011. McCall was recognized at the event with Honorable Mention by the Chamber Chair for this successful outreach campaign. McCall has advised and provided image and market communication solutions for national and local organizations, educational institutions, associations and community for over 27 years. If you need to create concise communication impact for your goals, contact McCall: www.dmvisual.com - Together, we can create big image for your type of business!

  8. Wednesday, May 20, 2015

    McCall’s Ambassador Work Recognized by PW Chamber

    For Immediate Release: May 20, 2015, McCall, Founder and Director of McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications (DMVISUAL), LLC is honored to be recognized this spring by Prince William Chamber of Commerce for her diligence as Ambassador and Mentor at special events for our community, and in mentoring community member businesses. Denise has been an active member since June 2011, and has served in this position since August, 2011. As Charter Founding Member and Ambassador, her diligent work for this organization has helped it grow in our community. You can visit/contact studio at: www.dmvisual.com — we look forward to getting to know you!

  9. Tuesday, April 14, 2015

    McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications (DMVISUAL), LLC

    For Immediate Release: April 14, 2015, Denise McCall, Founder and Director of McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications (DMVISUAL) announces her creative studio is now a LLC. She has updated her entity due to her growth in consortium teams this past year, and vision for the future for clients. Denise, for over 26 years, has helped community organizations build image for their type of business long-term, by personally partnering with her clients in jobs. Please visit studio at: www.dmvisual.com, and contact us with any questions and about your future goals. Together, we can create big image for your type of business!

  10. Saturday, November 15, 2014

    McCall Awarded 2014 Davey Award for Government PR/Social Media

    For Immediate Release Contacts: Denise McCall, mccall@dmvisual.com McCall Design Studio, 610.805.7316 Linda Day, lindad@daveyawards.com The Davey Awards, 212.675.3555 THE INTERNATIONAL DAVEY AWARDS ANNOUNCES 2014 WINNERS www.daveyawards.com New York, NY (October 21, 2014) - The winners of The 2014 Davey Awards have been announced by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts today. With nearly 4,000 entries from across the U.S. and around the world, the Davey Awards honors the finest creative work from the best small firms, agencies and companies worldwide. McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications (DMVISUAL) won in the Public Relations/Social Media Category for her longtime work with the U.S. Navy. Visit: www.dmvisual.com. McCall, founder, has been serving customers in creative services for 26 years. The Davey Awards is judged and overseen by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA), a 600+ member organization of leading professionals from various disciplines of the visual arts dedicated to embracing progress and the evolving nature of traditional and interactive media. Current IAVA membership represents a "Who's Who" of acclaimed media, advertising, and marketing firms including: Code and Theory, Condé Nast, Disney, GE, Keller Crescent, Microsoft, Monster.com, MTV, Push., Publicis, Sesame Workshops, The Marketing Store, Worktank and Yahoo!, and many others. See www.aiva.org for more information.

  11. Wednesday, January 22, 2014

    McCall, Publicly Recognized by PW Chamber end of 25th Anniversary Year!

    For Immediate Release – January 22, 2014 - McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications (DMVISUAL), is a nominee and program finalist in community outreach and business (0-5) categories at the 2014 Prince William Chamber Business Awards at the Hylton Performing Arts Center Event, January 22, 2014. This event honors the best businesses and individuals of the membership of PW Chamber, the largest in VA and the DC Metro Area. This event was especially memorable for McCall, Founder/CCO, this 25th year in business. McCall has served as consultant across our country in local, regional, and national outreach to national nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, businesses, the military and military communities. In our community, she has also served this chamber since July 2011, Charter Founding Member and Ambassador/Mentor since September 2011, and Committee Member of the DC Ad Club. McCall founded her company in 1988 with a desire to use her creativity for good, working for advertising and design agencies of Metro Philadelphia, and then built her expertise contract working directly with various enterprises. We celebrate 25 years together. Denise was honored to be featured in PW Today with the event “Special Edition,” and Jan. 24-30th publication, and likes using her expertise for the good of communities/enterprises — continuing her design communications studio, with full-service new team ventures this 2014! Call on McCall for an appointment today! mccall@dmvisual.com, or visit www.dmvisual.com for more information!

  12. Tuesday, November 26, 2013

    McCall Design Art Product Sales for the Holidays!

    For Immediate Release (November 26, 2013) - McCall, member of the PW Chamber, has her design products and jewelry gift items featured in an Occoquan store in our community, and on Etsy: etsy.com/shop/MDesignGallery for your holiday and gift needs into the new year. She will also be donating an item for the Chamber Silent Auction coming. Hope to see you there! We wish you a Happy Thanksgiving, and wonderful Holiday Season! McCall Design, Visual Communications continues its mission to help our communities through enterprise brand identity design and outreach. McCall, a design professional/director, artist and entrepreneur, founded and built her studio in 1988, and celebrated 25 years in March 2013. McCall is honored to continue selling her design products in our community and online for your needs. For more information on the communication identity services this studio provides, please visit http://www.dmvisual.com, email us at mccall@dmvisual.com or call us at 610.805.7316.

  13. Tuesday, October 15, 2013

    INC. selects McCall with over 12 yrs. Military Community Service

    For Immediate Release Northern VA (October 15, 2013) – McCall, founder of McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications, was selected by Inc. for the military entrepreneur conference. Over a 100 military entrepreneurs were selected to attend the Inc. 500/5000 Military Entrepreneur Conference at the Gaylord National Harbor near Washington, D.C. this month. With so many applications received from across the U.S., the Inc. Military Entrepreneur Conference is the only one of its kind and a very competitive program, giving back to those who serve our country. Visit www.inc.com to learn more. Inc. magazine, based in New York City, is one of the top business publications focused exclusively on fast-growing privately held companies. The 500/5000 CEO 2013 Honoree list represents these acclaimed fastest growing businesses in the U.S.: Alex and Ani, LivingSocial, Discovery Services, ComRent, and WebPT are just some of the numerous privately held companies honored this year. Featured expert entrepreneur speakers at this event were Norm Brodsky, Giovanni Feroce, and others. See http://www.inc.com/Inc5000/list/ for the full list of Inc. Honorees. McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications continues its mission to help communities through enterprise brand identity design and outreach. McCall, a design professional and entrepreneur, founded and built her studio in 1988, and celebrated 25 years in March 2013. McCall was honored to attend the Inc. Military Entrepreneur Conference in our area, and thankful to meet with Inc. 500/5000 Honoree CEOs who have served the studio with practical tips to reach the next goals of growth for the future. As a core strength, when McCall continues education, she uses that knowledge to benefit communities, and her clients’ goals long-term. For more information, please visit: http://www.dmvisual.com, or email us at mccall@dmvisual.com.

  14. Friday, March 15, 2013

    Announcing 25 yr. Celebration of Service

    For Immediate Release: McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications starts celebrating its 25th year of service to organizations, institutions, businesses, and local and national communities. Quality innovative concepts and communication solutions are the hallmark of this small studio's work through the years.

  15. Thursday, January 17, 2013

    McCall Adjunct Professor Again

    For Immediate Release: Denise McCall of McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications is honored to be adjunct teaching again at Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA). McCall is teaching Visual Communications, and has 25 years of expertise in Visual Communications: Visual Arts, Graphic Design, Marketing & Communications, and Advertising across various media. The community college's mission is to deliver world-class education to aid our community, our economy, and the world we live in. McCall is a dedicated partner with the college faculty and students in these goals. McCall, Founder/Chief Creative Officer of McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications has experience with associations, various nonprofits, institutions, the military, and enterprises across our nation. McCall is one of 40 design leaders selected and certified in The American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) and Harvard University School of Business (HBS) Capstone Executive Design Leadership Program, Cambridge, MA. Professional achievement and organizational responsibility are the main criteria for admission and completion of this unique program. McCall's creative expertise, management/art direction, and consultancy has helped form the corporate identity of the American Red Cross for over two decades. McCall holds a B.F.A. from Tyler School of Art, Temple University, PA, and MCAD DP/CG 1-Year Professional Certification from Moore College of Art and Design, PA, with Continuing Education from Rhode Island School of Design, RI. The mission of McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications is to partner with organizations, institutions, agencies, and companies to create effective visual communication solutions that will contribute to the growth, progress, and well-being of our communities. As a leader in the design, marketing & communications and advertising industries, McCall has made a difference for enterprises across our nation. Her studio can make a difference for you and your target audience in a world where change has become the only constant, and where so much competes for our hearts, minds, and attention. For more information, please contact the studio at: www.dmvisual.com today.

  16. Tuesday, September 11, 2012

    McCall Adjunct Teaching at Northern Virginia Community College

    For Immediate Release: Denise McCall of McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications is honored to be adjunct teaching at Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA). McCall is teaching Visual Communications, and has 24 years of expertise in Visual Communications: Visual Arts, Graphic Design, Marketing & Communications, and Advertising. The community college's mission is to deliver world-class education to aid our community, our economy, and the world we live in. McCall is excited to partner with the college faculty and students in these goals. McCall, Founder/Chief Creative Officer of McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications has experience with associations, nonprofits, institutions, the military, and enterprises across our nation. McCall is one of 40 design leaders selected and certified in The American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) Harvard University School of Business (HBS) Capstone Executive Design Leadership Program, Cambridge, MA. Professional achievement and organizational responsibility are the main criteria for admission to this program. McCall's creative expertise and management/art direction has helped form the corporate identity of the American Red Cross for over two decades. McCall holds a B.F.A. from Tyler School of Art, Temple University, PA, and DP/CG 1-Year Professional Certification from Moore College of Art and Design, PA, with Continuing Education from Rhode Island School of Design, RI. The mission of McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications is to partner with organizations, institutions, agencies, and companies to create effective visual communication solutions that will contribute to the growth, progress, and well-being of our communities. As a leader in the design, marketing & communications and advertising industries, McCall has made a difference for enterprises across our nation. Her studio can make a difference for you and your target audience in a world where change has become the only constant, and where so much competes for our hearts, minds, and attention. For more information, please contact the studio at: www.dmvisual.com today.

  17. Wednesday, May 2, 2012

    McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications is Recipient of 2012 Communicator Award

    New York, NY (April 30, 2012) - The winners of The 2012 Communicator Awards have been announced by the International Academy of the Visual Arts today. The firm, McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications, with client and printer, won a Communicator Award in the category of Outdoor/Environmental Advertising Brand Awareness Campaign for this international competition. With thousands of entries received from across the US and around the world, the Communicator Awards is the largest and most competitive awards program honoring the creative excellence for communications professionals. To find out more information about Communicator Award recipient McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications, visit: www.dmvisual.com.

  18. Monday, February 20, 2012

    McCall Design Studio Participates in 2012 PW Chamber Membership Drive

    The Prince William Chamber of Commerce (PW Chamber), the largest in Northern Virginia area, formed a team of members to bring in additional talented members to this vibrant growing community. McCall, founder of McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications was a team player who aided the efforts by calling prospective new members, building awareness of the benefits of the PW Chamber, and engaging and drawing in new membership. 184 new member businesses were signed up in less than 3 days by the drive teams. The mission of the Prince William Chamber is to "create a competitive advantage for members by growing the economy, advocating for pro-business policies and delivering innovative programming and services." Statistics Source: Prince William Chamber of Commerce

  19. Wednesday, January 11, 2012

    McCall Design Studio with 2012 U.S. Chamber of Commerce Forum

    McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications is participating in the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Hiring our Heroes Forum January 2012. With over 23 years experience designing for non-profits, educational institutions, government, and other enterprises, McCall joins many businesses who have served our nation, communities, and around the world. The forum is in Washington, D.C. and is known as the largest forum of its kind in the nation. The MSBA is hosting a table at this event. * “Let us develop the resources of our land, call forth its powers, build up its institutions, promote all its great interests, and see whether we also, in our day and generation, may not perform something worthy to be remembered.” — Daniel Webster, June 17, 1825, Speech Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Battle of Bunker Hill, Charlestown, Massachusetts * SOURCE: U.S. Chamber of Commerce

  20. Friday, October 14, 2011

    McCall is one of 40 in the Nation Certified at Harvard University (HBS) Capstone Design Leadership Program

    McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications is one of 40 design leaders selected and certified in The American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) Harvard Business School (HBS) Capstone Program, “Business Perspectives for Design Leaders” at Harvard Business School, Cambridge, Massachusetts. The in-depth education program completed included a diverse group of design professionals from a wide range of companies. Target, Cisco Systems, L.L. Bean, IBM, Yahoo, Educational Institutions, Razorfish, and many small to mid-size firms were part of this unique cutting edge program. Professional achievement and organizational responsibility are the main criteria for admission to this program, and acceptance was subject to the approval of the Admissions Committee, comprised of AIGA executives, and renowned Harvard Business School faculty members. The group of 40 selected design professionals worked together with top Harvard faculty on strategy, marketing, branding, finance, communication, customer relationships, cost-based decisions, negotiation, and knowledge management. This intensive program was designed for a select group of senior design executives who work direct with clients to develop strategic and cohesive design solutions to client challenges. “Business Perspectives” used focused case studies, lectures, guest speakers, HBS textbooks, the Baker Library resources, the research and technology lab, and study groups to examine cutting edge topics, address critical issues, and engage top minds in dynamic discussions and networking.

  21. Tuesday, October 11, 2011

    McCall Design Studio Designs 40-ft. American Red Cross Advertising Wraps

    The American Red Cross, a national nonprofit organization saving lives every day, partners with McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications to create new 3M full-color advertising wrap designs. The wraps surround the three 40-ft. self contained bloodmobile vehicles for their northeast regional communities. American Red Cross self contained bloodmobiles in the community increase awareness of the need for blood to approximately millions of people in the community per year, for years. The bloodmobiles also are a way to collect blood for patients in the community every day, through small facilities that may not have the space for traditional blood drives. These bloodmobiles help the American Red Cross reach as many people as possible with their important message. Volunteer blood donors are needed every day to help critically ill patients in communities across the country.

  22. Wednesday, August 3, 2011

    Charter Founding Member McCall Joins Ambassadors for the Chamber

    As a member, one can feel the hospitality of a newly expanded and thriving Prince William County Chamber of Commerce. The fun events have offered great networking opportunities, and mingling with many members who are happy to pass on great information. A Prince William County Chamber Ambassador meets one-on-one with a member, and then a member may pass on the good deeds to others. Denise McCall is a Charter Founding Member and Ambassador for the Chamber. As Ambassadors, we help at events and mentor others in the Chamber as needed. Let us know if we may assist you.

  23. Friday, May 28, 2010

    McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications' Identity Branding Wins Communicator Award

    For Immediate Release Contact: Linda Day, lindad@communicatorawards.com The Communicator Awards, 212.675.3555 THE 16th ANNUAL COMMUNICATOR AWARDS ANNOUNCES 2010 WINNERS New York, NY (May 28, 2010) - The winners of The 2010 Communicator Awards have been announced by the International Academy of the Visual Arts today. McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications' brand identity work was selected as a Winner. With thousands of entries received from across the US and around the world, the Communicator Awards is the largest and most competitive awards program honoring the creative excellence for communications professionals. The Communicator Awards are judged and overseen by the International Academy of the Visual Arts (IAVA), a 550+ member organization of leading professionals from various disciplines of the visual arts dedicated to embracing progress and the evolving nature of traditional and interactive media. Current IAVA membership represents a "Who's Who" of acclaimed media, advertising, and marketing firms including: Condè Nast, Coach, Disney, The Ellen Degeneres Show, Estee Lauder, HBO, Keller Crescent, Monster.com, MTV, Polo Ralph Lauren, Sotheby’s Institute of Art, Tribal DDB, Victoria’s Secret, Wired, Yahoo!, and many others. See www.iavisarts.org for more information.

  24. Friday, May 28, 2010

    McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications' Promotion Website Wins Communicator Award

    For Immediate Release Contact: Linda Day, lindad@communicatorawards.com The Communicator Awards, 212.675.3555 THE 16th ANNUAL COMMUNICATOR AWARDS ANNOUNCES 2010 WINNERS New York, NY (May 28, 2010) - The winners of The 2010 Communicator Awards have been announced by the International Academy of the Visual Arts today. McCall Design Studio, Visual Communications' promotion website was selected as a Winner. With thousands of entries received from across the US and around the world, the Communicator Awards is the largest and most competitive awards program honoring the creative excellence for communications professionals. The Communicator Awards are judged and overseen by the International Academy of the Visual Arts (IAVA), a 550+ member organization of leading professionals from various disciplines of the visual arts dedicated to embracing progress and the evolving nature of traditional and interactive media. Current IAVA membership represents a "Who's Who" of acclaimed media, advertising, and marketing firms including: Condè Nast, Coach, Disney, The Ellen Degeneres Show, Estee Lauder, HBO, Keller Crescent, Monster.com, MTV, Polo Ralph Lauren, Sotheby’s Institute of Art, Tribal DDB, Victoria’s Secret, Wired, Yahoo!, and many others. See www.iavisarts.org for more information.