6 Dec 2016

Need a map?

Many businesses and organizations utilize wayfinding maps. Whether they serve to direct clients, employees or visitors, wayfinding maps provide an important visual reference to help people get to their desired location. John Cammarosano, K2 art director, has extensive experience creating maps using a variety of bold graphic styles. Adding a degree of stylization to wayfinding can simplify complicated directions and make it easier to get around. Design elements can also serve to strengthen your brand by

17 Oct 2016

Love Your Bank

Fairport Savings Bank believes in providing fantastic customer service and doing their part to support the community. These strong values have been in place since 1888. The FSB brand really is different. A genuine example of what is meant by a "community bank"—they greet their customers by name and enjoy getting to know their families. But their marketing materials just didn’t convey the Fairport Savings Bank experience to their customers or staff. They don't act like other banks,

12 Sep 2016

Eat More Tacos!

When you're ready to get your taco on, go to Bay Vista Taqueria in Webster, New York. They use locally-sourced ingredients to create their fresh, authentic menu items. Owner Dave Jackson drew from his experience in the restaurant business and opened a place that is a true culinary gem in the Penfield/Webster area. K2's John Cammarosano created the logo, along with the awning, exterior and interior signage, menus, shirt design, and window graphics. Stop by and

18 Aug 2016

Any craft beer lovers out there? Oh, a couple? We thought there might be.

Well, K2 has something fun to announce, especially for you. We have recently finished branding for TourRoc—Rochester’s original brewery tour company. TourRoc mission is to connect fun people to local breweries and their great beers. They want to help our town become a true craft beer destination. Cruising for brews is the most convenient and responsible way to sample the best of what Rochester brewers have to offer. Brewery Tour Schedules & Information Visit them

21 Jul 2016

It’s a Silver

K2 and University of Rochester Medical Center are excited to announce we've received a Silver 2016 Summit Creative Award for the branding design of the Toast To Your Health 2015 event invitation. The award was given by the Summit International Awards (SIA) organization who administers "advertising and marketing award competitions…with the goal of raising the awareness for the companies and individuals who have the creative and marketing talent to go beyond the ordinary. ” K2

17 Jun 2016

K2 Does Real Estate Development

Did you know we've been operating in Rochester for over twenty years? In that time, we've had the opportunity to work with some really great clients on a wide range of projects. Some of our favorites are those that involved architecture, real estate development and historical renovation. Below are just a few examples of the exciting projects we’ve had the opportunity to work on in Rochester.       44 Exchange was built in 1964, as the Central

23 May 2016

Your business is unique. Let K2 illustrate that for you.

A custom illustration from K2 is a great way to put yourself out there. Illustration sets you apart and enhances your visual identity, so you won’t look like everyone else. And in terms of marketing, the last thing you want is to look like everyone else. Stock Photography (yawn…) Yes, lots of people use stock photography these days, which is exactly why you shouldn’t. Avoid the pitfalls of stock and go with an illustration instead. It’s

3 May 2016

Marketing for Community Service

Jordan Health has been a force in community-focused healthcare for almost 100 years. Located in neighborhoods where healthcare needs are most pressing, Jordan Health serves Rochester's underserved and uninsured residents, meeting their need for comprehensive health services. Jordan Health engaged K2 Communications to help them reach out to community members living with Hepatitis C, including those unaware of their condition, to communicate risk factors and the local availability of treatment. K2 created a campaign that utilized simple,

24 Mar 2016

A picture is worth 1000 words

Infographics can really help get your idea across You have an idea. It's probably a great idea. But how can you cut through the clutter and convey it to your clients, employees, and the entire social networking population? Studies are now showing that you don't even have the seven seconds you had last year to get your message across. It now boils down to three crucial seconds on average. Information design Information design can streamline

23 Mar 2016

Southpoint Cove Branding

The K2 team is so excited to share the beautiful new branding we developed for Southpoint Cove. This new living community on Irondequoit Bay needed everything - names, logos, tagline, messaging, graphic identity, illustrations, a website and the advertising and social media strategy to support it. Wanting to highlight the amazing benefit of waterfront living, Melissa created the tagline “Home is where the bay is”. John and Monica designed a bold graphic look with energized