#ThrowbackThursday to 25 years ago when the Chicago Bulls commissioned One Of A Kind to create 3-dimensional art celebrating their phenomenal decade: 1987-1997. Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen, Dennis Rodman, Phil Jackson…amazing achievements!
WD-40 Company honored their long-time CEO with a One Of A Kind retirement gift: 3-dimensional commemorative art. The custom-made art is as unique as its recipient, capturing Mr. Ridge’s life and career with WD-40 in an extraordinary way. (more…)
Arts, sports, science, dance, engineering, music, cooking, film, technology – our lives are rich with so many wonders that we have brought into our cultures. But these ideas, items, and inventions weren’t always a part of our world, and they definitely didn’t start at the level we experience them now. The beauty about humans is we have the discoverers and the pioneers; and then we have “masters” who take an idea and develop it to its greatest potential.
The concept of a shadow box is no different. The term shadow box, with the first known use in 1891, refers to a display case with an enclosed glass front that contains objects presented in a thematic grouping. The positioning and different depths of the objects create a dramatic visual effect. It offers a great way to preserve while still enjoy viewing memorabilia.
Does your company have an upcoming anniversary? Not sure when or how to start planning? We’ve covered the “5 P’s” that can make your anniversary a memorable success – read about it in our post “What Makes a Company Anniversary Memorable? The 5 P’s!” However, whether you’re planning for a corporate, hospital, or association anniversary, there are also 5 Big Mistakes you’ll want to avoid:
Omit a leader in your recognitions—especially if they or family is still alive
Leave only 4 months’ time for your planning
Fail to have a contingency plan for an outdoor celebration
Fail to appreciate the inspiration that past history and past leaders bring to an anniversary commemoration
Ignore the opportunity to communicate your accomplishments and acknowledge your people
McCoy’s Building Supply is a family owned and operated business that honored their retiring CEO with a One Of A Kind gift. Representing his Texas roots and Western aesthetic, the art is designed with barn wood slanted inner sides, surrounded by a mahogany frame and a mahogany base. (more…)
C.W. Matthews Contracting Co.’s 75th anniversary art is as big and bold as the roads they build. The 3-dimensional commemorative art tells the story of how CWM paved their way to success, from their humble beginnings as a grading business with four employees, to becoming an industry leader of transportation projects and materials. Now a 4th generation family owned business, the art was presented to the Matthews family to celebrate their 75-year history. (more…)
The National Association of Elementary School Principals is celebrating 100 years of supporting and advocating for elementary and middle level principals in their commitment for all children. To commemorate this major milestone, NAESP’s team collaborated with Lawrence Romorini to create One Of A Kind 3-dimensional art that tells their centennial story in a unique, meaningful way. The anniversary art was unveiled July 8th at NAESP’s annual conference in Chicago, along with the launch of an interactive website feature with descriptive key to share their story nationwide. (more…)
Riveron recently presented a One Of A Kind 3-dimensional gift as a surprise tribute to their Founder and CEO. To reflect the CEO’s dynamic business advisory firm, specializing in accounting, finance, technology, and operations, Lawrence Romorini designed the custom-made art with a round, contemporary structure, framed in Riveron-blue, with a textured silver metal background. (more…)