DK at Film Finance Forum East
April 16, 2014 — Events

DK’s President and co-Founder, Don McNeill, participated in a panel covering, “Strategies for Capitalizing on Third Screen, Social Media and Branded Entertainment” at Film Finance Forum East in NYC on April 15. See coverage of the panel in Variety.

Adweek: Cards Against Humanity & DK Launch PWNMeal
April 10, 2014 — Projects

DK helped Cards Against Humanity satirize gamer-marketing with the launch of Pwnmeal: Extreme Gaming Oatmeal at the 2014 Pax East Conference. Typically at gaming conferences, attendees are inundated with marketing from caffeinated products such as drinks, gum and beef jerky. We pushed the trend to ridiculous with the introduction of caffeinated oatmeal, the official porridge of e-sports. View the spot here and Adweek article.

Creative Interviews with DK Executive Creative Directors
March 27, 2014 — Buzz

Interview series, Creative Interviews, connected with DK Executive Creative Directors Matt Mulder and Camm Rowland on a variety of topics from career advice to favorite campaigns.

Brooks Running Names DK Digital AOR
March 21, 2014 — Buzz

Digital Kitchen was named digital agency of record for Brooks Running Company. DK will develop a strategic digital approach, including social media, experiential, content and web elements for the Seattle-based running company.

DK Wins Gold at Seattle ADDYs
March 20, 2014 — Awards

DK took home a Gold Seattle ADDY in the integrated marketing category for the Whole Foods Market “We Are Earthlings” campaign.

DK Seattle's Josh Hayward Speaks at PechaKucha Seattle
March 12, 2014 — Events

Catch DK Seattle Creative Director, Josh Hayward, at PechaKucha Seattle on March 27. The event’s theme is Design in Motion: Innovation at the Speed of Thought.

AT&T U-verse Buzz Content Wins at NY Festivals
March 11, 2014 — Awards

Two AT&T U-verse Buzz specials were recognized by the New York Festivals TV& Film awards. DK and Buzz’s coverage of New York Fashion Week won both a Bronze and Finalist Merit award.

LAX Lands Best in Show at AAA
March 4, 2014 — Awards

DK’s experiential work at LAX’s Tom Bradley International Terminal was recognized with both a “Best in Show” and Gold Award: Out of Home, Interior by American Advertising Federation’s (AAF) local Los Angeles affiliate, Ad Pros LA. By winning the Gold Award, DK is now automatically entered into the district competition, which comprises the Southern California and Las Vegas region.

Meet Paralympian Evan Strong
February 21, 2014 — Buzz

The DK family is so proud and honored to have met Paralympian Evan Strong for a profile piece with AT&T U-verse Sports. You can see some of that footage and met Evan in a piece from NBC Nightly News. Go Evan!

DK Takes Home Silver Content Award at DSE 14
February 14, 2014 — Buzz

DK was awarded a Silver Content Award for its work with The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas’s ticker signage at the 2014 Digital Signage Expo. DK discovered that even something as mundane as an underutilized ticker digital sign can become a nontraditional venue for a brand’s voice and attitude.

Tinytron Delivers At-Home Jumbotron for Seahawks Fans
January 29, 2014 — Buzz

DK Seattle has created Tinytron, your T.V.’s companion for The Big Game on Feb. 2. The experience delivers Seattle fan fuel right into your living room. As seen on Capitol Hill Seattle blog.

DK Creative Publishes The New Heroes Magazine
January 22, 2014 — Personnel

DK Sr. Creative Thomas Nicholas self published, wrote and designed issue three of The New Heroes magazine. The New Heroes Three was born from a need to make sense of a society that has lost touch with mythology. Issue Three features interviews with Daniel Arsham, Beetroot Design, Mauro Perucchetti, Jared David Paul, Ivan Forde, Tom Berry, and Delphine Diaw Diallo; artists exploring a new definition of mythology for our modern age. The New Heroes is printed on recycled newsprint stock and will have a short lifespan, making it important that its contents are disseminated orally, in the same way that myth has always been passed on itself. Visit Thomas’s site for more info.

Digital Kitchen Named Top Seattle Firm
January 17, 2014 — Buzz

Seattle Business named Digital Kitchen one of Seattle’s leading design firms in their feature on the “Power of Design”. See page 37.

Inside Look at Rose.Rabbit.Lie. Triptych
January 10, 2014 — Buzz

Eater and USA Today take an inside look at The Cosmopolitan’s newest creation, Rose.Rabbit.Lie. take an and DK’s custom mechanically enhanced triptych installation in the dining room. An enormous, backlit rendering of Hieronymus Bosch’s iconic triptych painting “Garden of Earthly Delights” is vibrantly brought to life with technology best known from 1970’s beer signage.

Santa Tracker Delights Millions
January 2, 2014 — Buzz

To celebrate the holidays with families all over the world, Digital Kitchen collaborated with the Microsoft Internet Explorer team and NORAD to create an interactive Santa Tracker experience that brought the North Pole to life. This year, Santa’s journey added 146,307 new Twitter followers and 1.45 million “likes” on Facebook. The website attracted 19.58 million unique visitors.

FWA Interviews DK ECD Matt Mulder
November 27, 2013 — Buzz

The FWA spent some time with DK Seattle Executive Creative Director, Matt Mulder, to learn what inspires him creatively and discuss some of his favorite projects. Checkout the full interview here.

DK Creates Holiday Destination for Whole Foods Market
November 26, 2013 — Projects

Digital Kitchen partnered with Whole Foods Market to create the Holiday Cheat Sheet, a guide to the best of the holidays, sans the stress. The site provides guests an easy-to-navigate web experience offering compelling content, graphics and shareable tips. Holiday Cheat Sheet

DK Addresses Retail Industry at CenterBuild 2013
November 25, 2013 — Events

DK heads to the premier retail and design and construction conference Dec. 4-6 to speak about practical issues of media integration in retail real estate, as well as content and customer interaction programming that transforms the shopping experience. CenterBuild 2013

DK LAX Work in Departures Magazine
November 14, 2013 — Buzz

DK's digital installations in LAX's Bradley West International Terminal appear in Departures Magazine's round up of high design terminals.

DK Re-Launches with Inspiring Vignettes
November 7, 2013 — Projects

For the launch of their new site, DK helped MSNBC create a campaign to capture the progressive spirit of their brand, and inspire action among viewers. Read more about the re-launch.

DK at MCEI Seattle
November 5, 2013 — Events

DK's CEO, Bill Fritsch, will be presenting "Redefining Content-As-Marketing" at MCEI Seattle on Nov. 13. The session will cover best practices on how to combine great narrative, artistry and emerging technology to create the most entertaining and engaging content, amplified by social media.

Monarch Digital Installation Wins at London International Awards
November 4, 2013 — Awards

The London International Awards recognized DK's work with The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas (Monarch Digital Installation) with a Bronze award in the Permanent Digital Installation category.

SEGD XLab: Shifting Practice: Toward Dynamic Experiences
October 1, 2013 — Events

DK Executive Creative Director, Anthony Vitagliano, heads to the Society of Environmental Graphic Design's Xlab, the premier digital innovation event connecting design, technology, and communication in the built environment. Anthony joins Mark Foster Gage, Assistant Dean, Chair of Admissions, and Associate Professor at the Yale University School of Architecture in NYC on Oct. 24 for a talk titled Shifting Practice: Toward Dynamic Experience.

DK Interns Rebrand Loud Grade Produce Squad
October 1, 2013 — Projects

DK Chicago's summer interns tackled a rebrand and a new website for Loud Grade Produce Squad, a non-profit dedicated to sustainability.

Hackathons & Creative Cultures at Seattle Interactive
September 25, 2013 — Events

Join Digital Kitchen (Matt Mulder, executive creative director) and Seattle-based MakerHaus (Mike Kemery, co-Founder) for a panel exploring how to push the boundaries of traditional hackathons to nurture creative cultures and generate ideas. The panel will be held at the Seattle Interactive Conference on Oct. 29. Time TBA.

AAF Seattle Content is Your Brand Panel
September 9, 2013 — Events

DK's CEO, Bill Fritsch, is moderating a panel with Seattle's top content marketing experts to discuss new perspectives on building brand engagement. The event is September 19 at MakerHaus. Visit AAF for tickets.

DK's New Music Video for Internet Explorer on Seattle Times
July 12, 2013 — Buzz

DK's new video for Microsoft's Browser You Loved to Hate campaign asks the question "What do Internet Explorer and Twinkies have in common?" Read more at Seattle Times.

DK Launches Digital Media Experience at LAX’s Bradley Terminal
June 27, 2013 — Buzz

For the epic digital landscape in LAX’s new Bradley International Terminal, we created engaging content at the intersection of sculpture, story and brand. We implemented a fresh perspective toward content in the public space, building on DK’s 15-year legacy of consumer engagement through innovative and emotionally meaningful content.

Digital Kitchen worked in collaboration with Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA), Mike Rubin of MRA International, Marcela Sardi of Sardi Design, Moment Factory, and Smart Monkeys, Inc.

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Stanley Piano Short Lists at Cannes
June 18, 2013 — Events

Stanley Piano has been named to a distinguished list of finalists in the Cyber: Best Use of Technology category at the 60th Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.

Stanley Piano Named Top 10 Press-Worthy PR Campaigns
June 17, 2013 — Awards

Agency Post recognized Stanley Piano as a Top 10 Press-Worthy PR recent campaigns. Stanley was recognized for not only telling a compelling story, but also making an measurable impact.