Ann Arbor Ad Club Honors DesignHub in 2008 Addy Competition

SALINE, MI (February 25, 2008) – DesignHub, Inc., a Saline-based creative services and marketing firm, won three Silver ADDY Awards from the Ann Arbor Ad Club ( in the local 2008 ADDY Competition.

The awards recognized DesignHub’s work on three press kits for Chrysler Corporation during 2007. The kits promoted Chrysler’s 2007 Dodge Sprinter cargo van, 2007 Jeep Patriot sport utility vehicle, and 2008 Dodge Grand Caravan and Chrysler Town & Country mini-vans to the business media and automotive trade press.

The American Advertising Federation (, a not-for-profit industry association, conducts the ADDY Awards through its 200 member advertising clubs and 15 districts. The competition receives over 60,000 entries annually.

DesignHub, Inc. works with clients on branding, website design and development, brochures, annual reports, newsletters, advertising, public relations, direct marketing, packaging designs, and exhibit signage, as well as marketing strategies and plans.

Principals of DesignHub include: Karen Ragland, business manager and account executive; Ted Chesky, creative director and graphic designer; and Chris Kochmanski, marketing strategist and copywriter. The company was founded in 1999.

In addition to Chrysler Corporation, DesignHub’s clients include A&H Lawn Service, Advanced Photonix Inc., Aluminum Supply Co., American Aqua, Architectural Contractors Trade Association, Berry & Associates, Berry Moorman PC, Carr Engineering, Center for Automotive Research (CAR), Center for Information Management (CIM), Chelsea Community Hospital, Chelsea and Bridgewater Lumber, Chelsea Milling Co., Chizek Custom Builders, Chrysler Corporation, Crain’s Detroit Business, Daniels and Zermack Associates, Daycroft Montessori School, Dexter Research Center, Electrocon International, The First Congregational Church of Ann Arbor, Hardwood Solutions, Homeowner Services of America, JPRA Architects, Lamaze Family Center of Ann Arbor, Marshall Sales Inc., McMullen Company, Metropolitan Building Services, Motawi Tileworks, Oil Purification Systems Inc., Packaging and Shipping Specialists, Peters Building Co., Phoenix Contractors, Pitney Bowes MapInfo, Pointwise Real Estate Group, Power Wellness, Qualigence, Rand Construction, the City of Saline, Samson Senior Properties, The Shipman Company, SignGraphix, Survey Sciences Group, Tisch Investment Advisory, the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance, and Vinylife Hose Co.

Further information is available from DesignHub, Inc., 600 W. Michigan Ave., Saline, MI 48176. Phone: (734) 944-8705. Email: Online:

Media Contact:

Chris Kochmanski
DesignHub, Inc.

(734) 944-8705