Monday, July 13, 2009

Creative business cards

A business card is probably the most important institutional advertising a company or professional can have. It should be a reflection of the company's core values, and a creative business makes a huge difference of the first impression people have about you or your company. Marketers and advertisers are always thinking about how to make brands memorable for their customers. So here's a suggestion. Before anything, take a good look at your business card. Don't think of it as a piece of paper with your contact info, but as a piece of your communication plan, with concept, art direction, copy and everything else. Here's some cool examples that may inspire you:
Advertising Agency: Leo Burnett, Toronto, Canada
Creative Directors: Judy John, Israel Diaz
Art Director: Paul Giannetta
Copywriter: Sean Barlow
Photographer: Mark Zibert
Released: February 2009

Advertising Agency: Fischer Portugal, Lisbon, Portugal
Creative Director: Diogo Mello
Art Director: Marco Martins
Copywriter: Rafael Pitanguy
Released: March 2009

Advertising Agency: Marked for Trade
Creative Director / Art Director: Phil Jones
Copywriter: Ryan Coleman
Photographer: Jeff McCullough
Released: December 2008

Advertising Agency: BBDO Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand
Creative Directors: Suthisak Sucharittanonta, Nikrom Kulkosa, Vasan Wangpaitoon, Juntiga Nasunee
Art Directors: Keatnapin Sobhinnon, Nikrom Kulkosa, Vasan Wangpaitoon
Copywriters: Phairat Uaphadunglert, Juntiga Nasunee, Suthisak Sucharittanonta
Illustrator: Sinothai Samseethong
Photographers: Settaphan Rummanee, Nuth Rungruang
Published: March 2008

Advertising Agency: DDB, Milan, Italy
Creative Director: Vicky Gitto
Art Directors: Aureliano Fontana, Cristina Marcellini
Copywriters: Valerio Le Moli, Bruno Vohwinkel

3 comments:

  1. Very different looking. I Like that very much. My card will also look great. It was excellently designed by Business Card Ninjas.

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  2. These are very creative business cards. I also collect business cards, if you'd like to see them just click on my name there. Cheers.

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  3. very different looking card...i think to use it when use for plastic business cards.

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