SALINE, MI (January 28, 2008) – DesignHub, Inc., a creative services and marketing firm based in Saline, MI, has designed the logo, stationery, and main sales collateral for Pointwise Real Estate Group, LLC, a new company with offices in Bedford, TX and Plymouth, MI.

Pointwise Real Estate Group is a real estate development company that provides tenant representation and research and advisory services to retail and restaurant chains. Pointwise was founded earlier this year by Steve Dodds and Mark Zygmontowicz, who combine over 50 years of experience in the retail real estate industry.

After designing the Pointwise logo, DesignHub produced the company’s letterhead, envelopes, and business cards. DesignHub then designed a presentation folder and five inserts for Pointwise. DesignHub also edited the inserts’ text and recommended Pointwise’s tagline, “Smart Growth Strategies for Today’s Retail Leaders.”

Pointwise Real Estate Group helps store and restaurant chains identify optimal real estate strategies through expert research and advisory services. The company also helps retailers with strategic planning, market and site selection, lease and legal negotiations, store planning and construction, lease administration, and more.

In addition, Pointwise Real Estate Group brings high-quality development opportunities in small to mid-size markets to national and regional retailers.

Over the years, Pointwise’s principals have advised and assisted nationally renowned retail chains including The Home Depot, Gap Inc., OfficeMax, Kohl’s Department Stores, Cole Haan, Brinker International, Ruth’s Chris, Charming Shoppes, Cheesecake Factory, Liz Claiborne, Chick-fil-A, Eastern Mountain Sports, New York & Company, The Bombay Company, KB Toys, Hot Topic, Pep Boys, JoAnn Stores, Jackson Hewitt, NAPA Auto Parts, and many others.

More information is available from Pointwise Real Estate Group, LLC at 421 Warbler Dr., Bedford, TX 76021, (817) 514-8900, or at 11734 Hunters Creek Dr., Plymouth, MI 48170, (734) 455-6164. Email:

DesignHub works with clients on branding, websites, brochures, annual reports, newsletters, press kits, advertising, direct mail, 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 Pointwise Real Estate Group, 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, 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