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Awards, honors, accomplishments from our team.

RELEASE — Syron Design wins AIGA Silver Medal

Syron Design was awarded a Silver Medal from the American Institute for the Graphic Arts (AIGA) on October 13, 2018, in Omaha, Nebraska. The poster was selected from entries across the state. Colleen Syron, curator of the 2018 Art + Justice Poster Show, and University of Nebraska – Lincoln Professor, was awarded the medal at the AIGA Show. Her Poster entitled

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Syron Design Wins 4th Consecutive Neptune Award

Syron Design Wins Neptune Award for Design & Marketing Excellence for the Fourth Year in a Row. New York, N.Y. – February 29, 2015 – Syron Design, a corporate branding & interactive agency, is proud to announce that it has been honored with a 2016 Neptune Award for marketing excellence by Marine Marketers of America (MMA). The Neptune Awards were presented

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Neptune Award Winner ~ Third Year in a Row

Syron Design Wins Neptune Award for Design & Marketing Excellence for the Third Year in a Row New York, N.Y. – March 3, 2015 – Syron Design, a corporate branding & interactive agency, is proud to announce that it has been honored with a 2015 Neptune Award for marketing excellence by Marine Marketers of America (MMA). The Neptune Awards were

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RELEASE — Nebraska Appleseed Unveils 2018 Art + Justice Posters

The 2018 Art + Justice Posters were unveiled on October 11,2018 at the Nebraska Livestock Exchange Building Ballroom at the 2018 Good Apple Awards. Every year, a new crop of Nebraska artists design limited edition poster prints for Nebraska Appleseed. With only 35 prints made of each, each poster is truly a one of a kind. Posters are printed at

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Summer Graphic Design Internship Available

The ideal candidate will have lots of energy, enthusiasm and a true passion for design. You’ll have a strong sense of design, an eye for typography and the ability to work on multiple projects. Excellent opportunity to work on launching a National advertising campaign across all media (print advertising, outdoor advertising, digital advertising). Student must be self-motivated, well organized and

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Our Work

Sacred Sweets
Sea Tow Services International
Bedell Cellars
Race Rock Oyster Company
North Fork Potato Chips
Brecknock Hall
Belle Maison
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Syron Academic Publishing

Syron Academic Publishing

Syron Academic Publishing is a small company specializing in the publication of community health research material. Currently we have two books in print. While both books are available on Amazon and Kindle, you may order directly from the publisher. Please select the volume below and fill out the attached order form. If you have any questions please reach out to us via email »

Current Titles:
Culture Politics »
Reducing Health Disparities: Updates from the Field »

We design for social good.

about-us

About

Cultivating Creativity

Welcome to Syron Design. We solve strategic problems, engage customers and drive business. We make creativity work through strategic design. We have a wealth of experience yet are small and nimble. We treat every projects as a one of a kind experience, designing from the ground up. Our work has been recognized by great awards including an Addy, AR 100, Site of the Week and “Neptune Awards.”

Most importantly, we strive to balance having fun with great work. So give us a call & let’s have coffee. You can find us playing golf, walking the beaches on Long Island and photographing the great crane migration in Nebraska.

We design.

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Clients

We have worked with some of the best, brightest and cutting edge companies. We have years of experience in design, interactive, advertising, PR agencies, not to mention, inside major Fortune 500 companies.

Clients have included:

FOOD, WINE, ENTERTAINMENT

Bedell Cellars, Brecknock Hall, Gramercy Vineyards, Jedediah Hawkins Inn, Love Lane Kitchen, Catering & Coffee, Luce & Hawkins, One Woman Wines, Sacred Sweets, Wines of Chile

HEALTHCARE & NFP

FPIC Insurance & Subsidiaries, Levine Children’s Hospital, Multiplan, Peconic Landing, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, San Simeon by the Sound, Stonybrook Medical Center

PR & MEDIA

Dow Jones & Subsidiaries, RF|Binder, The Wall Street Journal

RETAIL

Bedell Cellars, Harbes Family Farms, North Fork Potato Chips, Love Lane Coffee, Miche Bacher

SERVICES

CIBC World Markets, CIT World Markets, CSC, Financial Guarantee Insurance, GE Financial Services, Merrill Lynch, Sea Tow Services International

TECHNOLOGY

Director’s Desk, IBM, IBM High Availability Solutions, NationsBanc, Nextel, Symyx Technologies, Verdia

 

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What We Do

Our Core Methodology.

Research

Asking Questions ~ Who is your audience, what are your competitors doing, where do you want to be in 5 years?

Strategy

The Big Idea ~ Let’s engage your customers, make them happy, develop unique, compelling brand experiences!

Creativity

Design ~ Regardless of the size of your company or the nature of your business, good design is good business.

 

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Our Team

We are a small nimble team that partners with great firms like Big Apple Interactive, Blue Tube Interactive and Brenda Smith & Associates.

Colleen Syron

Colleen Syron

Creative Director, Brand Strategist & Owner

Prior to opening Syron Design in 2006, Colleen was Creative Director and Web Development Director at DeSantis Briendel in New York City. There she worked on clients such as Pfizer, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, FGIC, Symyx and Nextel. Her experience includes work at print design firms, PR agencies, interactive design agencies, advertising agencies, publishing companies and strategic branding companies. She received her master’s degree at the School of Visual Arts and has taught there and at Parsons School of Design. She now is also a Assistant Professor of Practice at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln.

Dr. Kirk Dombrowski

Dr. Kirk Dombrowski

Partner, Researcher & Brand Voice

For the last 25 years Kirk has been working on issues of social inequality and how small scale issues of family, hope, thought, and action interweave with larger question of industrial resource development and capital accumulation. He serves as Director of the REACH Lab — a research shop dedicated to Research, Evaluation, and Analysis for Community Health at the University of Nebraska. After many years in New York City, he continues to collaborate with Ric Curtis, Bilal Khan, Anthony Marcus, Ernie Drucker, and Travis Wendel as part of an interdisciplinary research team interested in issues of social health and social structure.

Emily Phuc Tran

Emily Phuc Tran

Graphic Designer

Emily graduated from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln in 2018 with a BFA in Graphic Design. She immediately found her place here at Syron Design. She is a very talented illustrator and hopes to one day be a full-time illustrator.

Colleen Syron

Colleen Syron

Creative Director, Brand Strategist & Owner

Prior to opening Syron Design in 2006, Colleen was Creative Director and Web Development Director at DeSantis Briendel in New York City. There she worked on clients such as Pfizer, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, FGIC, Symyx and Nextel. Her experience includes work at print design firms, PR agencies, interactive design agencies, advertising agencies, publishing companies and strategic branding companies. She received her master’s degree at the School of Visual Arts and has taught there and at Parsons School of Design. She now is also a Assistant Professor of Practice at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln.

Dr. Kirk Dombrowski

Dr. Kirk Dombrowski

Partner, Researcher & Brand Voice

For the last 25 years Kirk has been working on issues of social inequality and how small scale issues of family, hope, thought, and action interweave with larger question of industrial resource development and capital accumulation. He serves as Director of the REACH Lab — a research shop dedicated to Research, Evaluation, and Analysis for Community Health at the University of Nebraska. After many years in New York City, he continues to collaborate with Ric Curtis, Bilal Khan, Anthony Marcus, Ernie Drucker, and Travis Wendel as part of an interdisciplinary research team interested in issues of social health and social structure.

Emily Phuc Tran

Emily Phuc Tran

Graphic Designer

Emily graduated from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln in 2018 with a BFA in Graphic Design. She immediately found her place here at Syron Design. She is a very talented illustrator and hopes to one day be a full-time illustrator.

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Services

Every project requires a unique approach.

Identity

Corporate Naming,
Product Naming
Brand Architecture
Logo Design
Business Applications
Standards Manuals

Branding

Positioning,
Brand Attributes
Brand Visuals
Brand Experience
Message
Development
Message Mapping

Marketing

Positioning,
Collateral
Packaging
Advertising
Point of Purchase
Direct Mail
Trade Shows
Merchandise

Interactive

Information Architecture
Websites
Portals/Intranets
Online Advertising
E-Commerce
CMS/Admin Modules
Email Marketing
Social Media
Interactive Storytelling
Video Development

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