Top 4 Funniest Slogans for Small Towns

Taglines or slogans are an important part of any community’s identity. It’s the easiest way for a resident or visitor to remember the town, especially if it’s quirky. As a marketing agency, we wanted to share with you the funniest slogans in the county. Gravity, Iowa Who says science can’t be fun? The welcome sign to Gravity, Iowa, proudly touts, “We’re down …

Haven Creative Community Event Logos

Town of Waxhaw Event Logos | Before & After

In 2015, the Town of Waxhaw hired Haven Creative to rebrand the town with a new color story, brand story, brand pillars, and logo designs. This included redesigning the town seal and major event logos to reflect the new brand standards. Below are the logos before and after the rebrand, and they prove how impactful updated brand standards can be …

Best Suburb in Charlotte: Haven Creative client wins Charlotte Magazine’s BOB Award

Congratulations to the Town of Waxhaw for winning Best Suburb in Charlotte! For over 20 years, Charlotte magazine has dedicated its May issue to the BEST of the BEST in Charlotte, BOB for short. The Best of the Best recognizes the city’s finest in food and drink, entertainment, shopping, arts and culture, and more. After the list is published, the magazine hosts an event to celebrate …

How Much Should a Logo Cost?

A professional logo design could cost you around $500-$15,000, but let’s get one thing straight — you don’t buy the 1-ply toilet paper for obvious reasons. The same goes for creating a brand for your business. You don’t want to just go for the cheapest logo deal when developing your brand because things can get, well, irritating. At Haven Creative, …

Haven Creative Agency Wins Communications Award

Haven Creative recently won FIRST PLACE for the Town of Waxhaw event logo designs from the National Association for Government Communicators. We also won two, FIRST PLACE AWARDS from the North Carolina Council and City Communicators for the digital newsletter, Waxhaw Happenings and the Fire Department Recruitment Video.  Haven Creative specializes in branding and communications for communities. We have worked with several municipalities providing logo design, content writing …

Why Community Branding is Important

  Community branding has become the new economic development. Greater than the value of financial incentives, giving your city/town/community a brand that represents it’s values and beliefs will ultimately attract others to it. Community branding defines neighborhoods, revitalizes districts, packs restaurants, and creates an economic buzz. A community must give it’s businesses the support they need beyond grand opening day.  What …