Three-Peat Win For Web Design of the Year 2010

Schofield and Haroldsen 2010 Web Design of Year Winners

Todd Schofield and Nick Haroldsen--2010 Web Design of Year

O.C. Tanner has awarded the Design of the Year Award to me for the third straight year. Our designs have been getting better as our O.C. Tanner designers have stepped up to the competition. For the 2010 year, there has been more collaboration and synergy as we have been able to bounce ideas off each other and work closer together. Continue reading…

Web Design of the Year 2009

Mike Overton and Nick Haroldsen

O.C. Tanner had its annual Designing in the Trenches year-end competition a little while back. The winner for the Print category for the Design of the Year was Dave Clark for some Amtrak collateral pieces.

The competition was tough for the Non-Print/Web category. Some designers had multiple pieces submitted, while I only had one design that was as finalist. When they called the winner they announced the designer with the piece that was designed. When the piece was unveiled, I knew right away they made a mistake. Somehow they announced the right designer but wrong developer. Mike Overton was the designer, who had submitted another piece with Chase Maxfield, another Flash Developer, but that was not the piece that was unveiled. The winning design was for Roche, the one I did the development on with Mike as the Designer.
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Designing in the Trenches Web Design Winners

Recently we had the quarterly “Designing in the Trenches” competition at O.C. Tanner. The competition was as always tough as we have many great designers at Tanner’s. Through a joint effort with Mike Overton as the key designer and myself as the Flash Animator, we pulled off a win in the non-print category of the competition. Continue reading…

2008 Designs of the Year

Designing in the Trenches

During the year since April, 2008, we had mini competitions each month between the designers; this competition became know as “Designing in the Trenches.” For each competition there was a print and a web category and were judged within our own group. The competitions were a great way to put forth our best work, better ourselves, and better the company. Continue reading…