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BRIGHT+CO Sweeps the 2017 American Advertising Awards

BRIGHT+CO Marketing takes home ten Gold & Silver American Advertising Awards

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Saturday evening was a proud night for the BRIGHT+CO Marketing team as they accepted a total of ten 2017 American Advertising Awards – the most given to any individual agency – at the annual American Advertising Awards Gala.

The Greenville-based marketing agency won one gold award and nine silver awards for the best work in categories including print magazine advertisement, out-of-home installation, trade booth, outdoor board, and extension/dimensional design categories. The awarded works were created for a variety of clients including the Highlands Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center for its 2016 Highlands Food & Wine Festival print ads, Classic Cookie for packaging, Microban for its trade booth and Fatz Café for its outdoor boards.

Chief Creative Officer Andy Mendelsohn proudly stated, “It’s such an honor to have some of the best in the industry under the BRIGHT+CO roof. This was another great way to kick off 2017 and what I’m sure is going to be another great year for our clients and team.” Earlier this month, BRIGHT+CO was selected as the February 2017 Small Business of the Month by the Greenville Chamber of Commerce for its community involvement and support to non-profit agencies, most recently including the Julie Valentine Center.


BRIGHT+CO is a woman-owned, SC-registered corporation with its principal office in Greenville, SC. CEO Jennifer Sutton found the new agency model and believes both science and art need to be equally thought through and applied for any marketing campaign or program to be successful. Andy Mendelsohn, partner and Chief Creative Officer at BRIGHT+CO, shares Jennifer’s vision for helping organizations, big or small, develop strategies that place the consumer at its core. The contemporary, agile, cost-efficient and technological savviness of BRIGHT+CO’s mission provides the strategic acumen of the best consulting firms, the leadership and vision of the best CMOs, and the detailed execution of the best creative firms. BRIGHT+CO provides a cohesive and collaborative team developed around clients’ needs and resources. BRIGHT+CO’s clients include Fatz Café, Wastequip and its family of brands (Wastequip, Toter, Galbreath, Pioneer and Mountain Tarp), Microban International, RSC Bio Solutions, Milliken, Lennar Carolinas, Lennar International and Lowes Food Stores. To learn how BRIGHT+CO can help you reach your business goals visit or call 844.807.6278.


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