The Red Olive Blog

News, Strategies, & Humble Brags

June 25, 2018

Red Olive Videography Reel

Video on the Internet Creating quality videos is the name of the game today. At first, the world was slow to catch on to the importance of video on the internet. But, today, video dominates search engines and social media. Just take a look at a few of the statistics surrounding the subject. 55% of […]

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May 7, 2018

The Effective Approach to Agile

How Red Olive Does Sprint Planning As a digital marketing agency, planning and organizing projects in a timely and effective manner can seem overwhelming. From balancing time to assessing client’s individual needs, we’ve developed a different approach to agile sprint planning that helps our agency stay ahead of deadlines and accomplish goals set by clients […]

Highland Custom Homes
September 15, 2015

New Highland Custom Homes Website

If you’re looking for a utah custom home builder that can produce a stunning masterpiece while keeping quality high yet maintaining the build price around the $100 sq/ft mark, look no further than Highland Custom Homes. Both homes took home first and second place Judges Choice Awards in the Utah Parade of Homes. Pretty Impressive […]

Seo advertising mistakes
July 17, 2014

7 Mistakes Advertisers Won’t Stop Making

1. Focusing on features rather than benefits SO much advertising is ineffective because the people behind it forget that the customer only cares about what’s in it for them. If you’re a dentist trying to get people to come to you for their root canals, put focus on the benefits – having a beautiful smile, preventing […]

Web AIGA newsletter
June 6, 2013

Won 3 AIGA One Hundred Show Awards – woot!

AIGA The American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) serves as our region’s most prestigious juried competition. This professional association for design holds an annual show gala and benefit to honor the best 100 designs in Utah over the past year. This year’s gala took place on May, 18th in Salt Lake City and contained work […]

December 7, 2011

Some cool robot and misc artwork wallpapers

Chris Grayson, a senior graphic designer at Red Olive, created some unique robot artwork recently.  Not the kind that steal your email address or autofill your website forms, the cool artistic kind.  Anyway, thought we’d share them out as wallpapers to fellow bot lovers everywhere. Which one should we make a t-shirt into? 1. SketchBot, […]

November 4, 2010

Not web design related… but still good stuff.

July 30, 2010

Carebears… No.. Popples… No… SIDEKIX!!!!

We recently completed a new logo for Sidekix! A toy company that makes little stuffed animals that zip into a ball, and can be clipped together or onto a backpack. WAY FUN! Next up – Business cards and website. Which stuffed animals would you think would be cool for them to develop?

July 28, 2010

Red Olive was invited to be part of the Art Institute of Salt Lake City Professional Advisory Committee (PAC).

Red Olive was invited to be part of the Art Institute of Salt Lake City Professional Advisory Committee (PAC). This committee meets twice a year and reviews the schools facilities, curriculum, and student work to determine how well they are meeting professional needs and trends within the Graphic Design community and/or what they can improve […]

July 14, 2010

Logo Lounge chooses four of Red Olive’s logos to be included in their upcoming 2011 Master Library Collection.

Logo Lounge ” a prestigious compilation of logos from around the world ” chose four of Red Olive’s logos to be included in their upcoming 2011 Master Library Collection. We are both honored and stoked to say the least. The award and recognition is for our logo & brand identity for The Mini Brochure, Rock […]

April 30, 2010

Sorry, all gone.

This offer expired in April 2010, Sorry.

April 25, 2010

Red Olive is a Gold Sponsor for the 2010 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Salt Lake City.

The Salt Lake City Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure is working to better the lives of those facing breast cancer in the local community joining more than 1 million breast cancer survivors and activists around the globe as part of the world’s largest and most progressive grassroots network fighting breast cancer. Red […]

January 6, 2010

Red Olive at the Addys PR gig on KUTV / Vince and Brad Represent

Vince and Brad made an appearance on KUTV 2 News this morning with Casey.  A PR gig to help promote the upcoming Utah Addys Awards,  we had a little fun with the other creative agencies in Salt Lake.  This years project was creating ad campaigns to control the negative press surrounding  Tiger Woods, Balloon Boys Dad, and John Gosslin.  Brad […]

October 29, 2009

Red Olive joins the cause to help protect children.

Empower Kids, Inc. is a non-profit organization that helps put safety programs into Utah schools to help protect children against abduction, bullying, and sexual predators. Red Olive was honored to help further the cause by donating our creative talent on the Empower Kids new logo.

December 6, 2008

Red Olive delivers a fresh new look for Mity Lite

Red Olive design, a utah website design firm located in South Jordan, crafted a stunning new look and feel for the wonderful staff at Mity Lite. Mity lite is the leading manufacturer in lightweight tables, folding chairs, stacking chairs, etc.  They came to Red Olive with a goal in mind, and that goal was to […]