agency news


Anson-Stoner has won the $2 million account of Subway’s Central Florida Co-op. The Orlando agency topped other finalists Cramer-Krasselt, Orlando; Cook Marketing & Communications, Jacksonville; and Paradigm Communications, Tampa. Subway is headquartered in Milford, Conn.

In Orlando, Magic Pencil Network has earned a 2000 American Graphic Design Award for its logo design for, also in Orlando.

The Boner Group in West Palm Beach was selected by CityPlace, a retail, restaurant and entertainment facility in the same city, to handle its marketing account.

L&L Communications in Deerfield Beach has launched a new branding campaign for Horowitz & Co., an investment advisoryfirm in Weston.


Austin Kelley Advertising in Atlanta has acquired the Anteks home furnishings and accessories account.

Kilgannon McReynolds in Atlanta has quadrupled visitors to, the Web site of Georgia-based Tucker Federal Banks, with its initial branding campaign.


Trahan, Burden & Charles of Baltimore won 16 awards, including best of show, at the the Northeastern Economic Developers Association’s annual competition.

Peoplesbank has selected Hottman Edwards in Towson as its agency.


The American Corporate Identity Association has honored Peter Taflan Marketing in Durham for its logo design and corporate ID development work.

Charlotte-based Verian Technologies has hired Corder Philips & Wilson in Charlotte as its agency over two other finalists.

McKinney & Silver in Raleigh has been cast as the DoubleTake Documentary Film Festival’s agency to create advertising, Web and collateral material.


Brandon Advertising captured seven awards at the 21st annual Telly competition. The Myrtle Beach shop was recognized for its work for the Salvation Army Thrift Store and the Myrtle Beach Grand Prix Family Thrill Parks, among other clients. Tellys honor non-network and cable TV commercials, as well as film and video productions.

Asobous USA has retained Kirkman Westlake Bowman in Greenville to provide public relations, marketing and Internet development services.

Charleston’s Rawle-Murdy Associates has received the French Papers Award of Design Excellence for a brochure it designed for Daniel Island Real Estate.


Archer/Malmo Direct of Memphis took home a finalist prize from the Direct Marketing Association’s International Echo Awards competition. The Memphis agency was honored for a direct marketing kit it produced for VP Buildings.

The National Bank Marketing Association has presented its best of show award to Thompson & Company of Memphis for “the most impressive bank advertising in the country.”


KSK Communications, a division of epb.communications in Vienna, has received a merit award at the 17th annual Healthcare Advertising competition, sponsored by Healthcare Marketing Report. KSK was honored in the multimedia campaign category for its creative work for the George Washington University Health Plan of Washington D.C.

Cable and Wireless, a global telecommunications company, has appointed Vienna-based Brodeur Worldwide its public relations agency.


Davis & Company Advertising has added the Brookings Institution to its client roster. The agency has also acquired the accounts of Independent Community Bankers of America, a national trade group, and Harbor Bank in Newport News, Va.