In the face of online retail and discount furniture stores, ABC continues to be a mainstay of the New York shopping experience. When they decided to reorganize their Broadway locations into a single store, we touted their sale with a series of messages that emphasized the magic in the merchandise.
A growing audience of chefs (and those who wish to be) have turned to the Times’s Cooking site since it launched in 2014. To generate revenue from the offering, The Times is now offering the site as a stand-alone subscription.
Working with designers and illustrators has given me a deep appreciation for the visual arts. Ever curious, I have tried my hand at expressing myself without words, with varying degrees of success.
“Don’t Get Hooked”
“Redding Monk Design”
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To take advantage of its fashion credentials with the male species, The New York Times launched a special “Men’s Style” section which appears online and in the paper on a monthly basis.