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21st Annual SDCCU Festival of Arts in North Park

May 4, 2017

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A7D Creative Group is a proud sponsor of the SDCCU Festival of Arts in North Park, a yearly celebration of art, culture + community in our favorite neighborhood, North Park. In addition to sponsoring the event, our team handles the branding, design, social media, marketing and web, bringing the event to life.   We’ll see […]

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Rhythm & Brews 2017

April 6, 2017

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We are so happy to be contributing and participating in the design, marketing and production of the 6th Annual Rhythm & Brews festival in Vista, CA. Our long time clients, the San Diego Brewers Guild, are kicking off the beginning of beer festival season with 50+ breweries, including local San Diego favorites and well known […]

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San Diego’s Leading Ladies in Business

June 21, 2016

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Wells Fargo Presents San Diego’s Leading Ladies in Business

Whiskey Girl After Party

June 2, 2016

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Race weekend for the Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego is going to be LEGENDARY. With less than a week to go, the tapering has begun, the nerves have set in and the excitement is real. The real question is: what’s more exciting, the race or the epic festivities going down at Whiskey Girl? Whiskey Girl […]

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How to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in the Gaslamp Quarter

March 14, 2016

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Grab your green gear and four leaf clovers, St. Patrick’s Day is almost here! Still deciding how to celebrate on March 17th? Luckily, we’ve got a few options for you. The 22nd Annual ShamROCK One of the largest St. Patrick’s Day celebrations on the West Coast, this San Diego Block Party is taking over G […]

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LOCALE Magazine’s Favorite Female Difference Maker: Anna Gamboa

March 2, 2016

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She’s the C R E A T I V E behind A7D Creative Group.   A7D Creative Group’s founding partner and Creative Director, Anna Gamboa has had a massive impact on the branding and marketing of San Diego’s hospitality industry for 10 years. With two decades of experience as a graphic designer, Anna brings an abundance […]

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Where to watch the Big Game in San Diego this weekend

February 2, 2016

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The first week of February means one thing: the BIG GAME is right around the corner! Whether your team is in the Super Bowl or not, we know you’re going to celebrate. If you’re not traveling to the Bay Area or hosting your own barbeque, we suggest checking out our list of top picks for […]

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Instagram Releases Edit Feature, Entire World Rejoices

November 13, 2014

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By Kelsey Prince Hallelujah! Christmas came in November this year, when Instagram released an update to the app, allowing users to finally edit their posts. The update was foreshadowed by a feature that allowed users to tag their Instagram photos after a post was already sent out. This feature was extremely helpful, however, the big need […]

How to Prep for 50 Tastes in 4 Hours

October 8, 2014

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By Kelsey Prince So, you have your Taste of North Park ticket and you’re getting super excited about the event. You can’t stop dreaming about the seemingly endless supply of delicious, mouth-watering samples of food, crafty beer and those amazing specialty cocktails (provided you’re of age, of course). But there’s one little thing that keeps […]

The 2014 North Park Festival of Arts is almost here!

May 15, 2014

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Spend the day with your family and friends exploring the historic North Park neighborhood at the 18th Annual North Park Festival of the Arts on Saturday, May 17, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM on University Avenue between 30th and 32nd Street. This FREE festival includes an experiential and interactive art area with local […]

Celebrate the Art of Craft Beer!

April 25, 2014

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Celebrate the Art of Craft Beer at the FM 94.9 / Waypoint Public Craft Beer Block at the North Park Festival of Arts. Spend the day with your friends sipping craft beer and listening to music in one of San Diego’s hippest spots. The Craft Beer Block sponsored by Waypoint Public and FM 94.9 on […]

New Apparel

March 25, 2014

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Now available – new apparel from High Dive Bar & Grill designed by A7D! You can grab one of these awesome tees by stopping by The High Dive, located right off the 5 Freeway on Morena blvd. Are you in the market for custom, branded apparel? Give A7D Creative Group a call today and let […]

A7D Wraps Sleep Train with St. Archer!

March 24, 2014

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A7D Creative Group headed down to the Sleep Train Amphitheater last week to wrap the Craft Beer Concession stand with brand new St. Archer Brewery graphics. As one of San Diego’s best up and coming breweries, we’re happy to get the word out on our friends over at St. Archer. Next time you’re catching a […]

Mardis Gras 2014

March 5, 2014

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Kicking off our 2014 Festival season with our first Mardi Gras project for the Gaslamp Quarter. Thousands filled the streets last night with excitement for the return of the 5th Avenue Madri Gras parade. A7D Creative INC., manages design work for five other local Festivals including the Gaslamp Quarter’s ShamROCK, Monster Bash and North Park […]

New Green Flash Banner Installed

March 4, 2014

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A7D worked late into the night last week installing this brand new banner at San Diego’s very own Green Flash Brewing Co.! As Green Flash continues to expand across the country and bottles find their way into more and more shops, the folks over at the brewery needed something to remind them of their original […]

Mardi Gras 2014 Ads Are OUT!

February 27, 2014

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Head to the news stands and check the latest issue of Pacific Magazine for a full page spread of A7D Creative Group’s latest Mardi Gras 2014 ad! Are you as excited as us to head down to the Gaslamp Quarter on Fat Tuesday? If so, cruise on over to Pacific Magazine’s website and enter for […]

Florent Restaurant & Lounge Announcement

February 13, 2014

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The Gaslamp Quarter’s hottest new venue has been announced – Florent Restaurant & Lounge! Check out what they’re saying: Pitch Engine Annoucnement San Diego Eater – article 1 San Diego Eater – article 2 San Diego Magazine article Want to know the latest on Florent? Visit their website at www.florentsd.com.

6 Degrees Southpaw Mixer

January 28, 2014

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Check out some photos from 6 Degrees’ Mixer at Southpaw Social Club in downtown San Diego, sponsored by A7D!

Ask for Help Before They Yelp

July 25, 2013

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We’ve all seen them, the One Star Yelp Review. An instant day ruiner, right? Yelp has become a successful segment of the online presence for a bar, restaurant, or retail store, it also allows for that not-so truth to sometimes be told.  On average, someone who’s had a bad experience will tell between 10 and 20 people about that experience, and […]

5 Reasons Your Next Event Needs a Step & Repeat

June 10, 2013

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If you’ve seen pictures from a Hollywood premier or well publicized event, you’ve probably seen a Step & Repeat.  In all of these photos, celebrities and event attendees have their photos snapped by paparazzi on front of a banner displaying logos, making it an official event photo. These are a great addition to any event, […]

Promiscuous Fork

April 25, 2013

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Our client Promiscuous Fork in La Jolla, will be celebrating its first year of moving from the catering business to opening its first location on La Jolla Blvd., San Diego. With great reviews and success, Promiscuous Fork has looked to A7D Creative Group to help with its menu design, exterior restaurant signage, vehicle signage and […]

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Companies Let Pets Come To Work

January 17, 2013

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From the San Diego Union Tribune article “Companies Let Pets Come To Work”: “[..] David Gamboa sees no downside to having dogs in the North Park offices of his eight-person graphic design company, A7D Creative Group Inc. He and his wife, Anna, often bring Amber, their 9-year-old Vizsla to work, and Kelli Wood, a graphic […]