While other companies are battening down the hatches during the current recession, print provider KDM P.O.P Solutions Group (www.kdmpop.com) in Cincinnati is growing by leaps and bounds—and it shows no signs of slowing the pace. Since August of 2007, just when the recession was beginning to rear its ugly head, KDM has acquired not one, not two, but three companies in different locations, all geared toward making the firm one of the top point-of-purchase solution providers in the country.
When the ladies of Bighorn “Behind a Miracle” (BAM), a Coachella Valley, California-area philanthropy that raises money to promote breast-cancer awareness and has ties to the area’s Bighorn Golf Club, teamed up with the Westfield Palm Desert shopping mall to honor breast-cancer survivors in the community, the result was larger than life: a 12 x 38-foot photo mural of BAM members, sporting the trademark pink of the breast-cancer movement.
During its five-year partnership with O2 Fitness Clubs, Cranky Creative has built its artistic muscles—and its reputation—developing graphics for the gym’s six locations throughout North Carolina. This inspirational wall mural in the foyer outside the group exercise room at O2’s flagship location in Raleigh was part of an extensive, 2500-square-foot install that included multiple murals and more than 1000 square feet of window graphics.