VENTURA, CA. - BBM&D Strategic Branding, a full-service marketing communications and design firm, has promoted Arrate Garcia to the position of Art Director in the agency's creative department. She is responsible for concept, art direction, and project management for a number of the agency's clients.
Garcia has been with the firm for nearly five years, most recently in the role of designer. She received her bachelor's degree from California State University at Channel Islands, where she achieved summa cum laude honors among one of the earliest (second) graduating classes of the university.
"Arrate has a proven track record with our company. Her work is exceptionally strong and she has continually exceeded our expectations for our client work and as a leader for creative thinking and execution," said Barbara Brown, President of BBM&D Strategic Branding. "She has unquestionably earned a place on the agency's management team."
Recently she has won a number of awards for her work, this year receiving two MAGGIE awards from the Western Publishers Association, and several ADDY's from the American Advertising Association. Her work has also been published in a number of benchmark publications including Logo Lounge by Rockport Press.
About BBM&D Strategic Branding
BBM&D Strategic Branding is an established, full-service agency founded in 1992. Best known for award-winning, thoughtful creative, the firm specializes in museums, healthcare/beauty, food/agriculture, fitness and manufacturing. BBM&D is accomplished in both print and in web development with a full range of branding services that help their client with brand distinction, from brand identity to e-commerce to packaging. Their work can be viewed at bbmdstrategicbranding.com.