June 2016
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Cooksey Creative Services:
Visual Communications That Elevate Brands
A picture is worth a thousand words - which makes smart, powerful branding all the more important for any business or organization.

Cooksey has more than two decades of experience in creating brands that convey compelling messages, change perceptions and incite action on the part of customers, volunteers, donors, legislators or the general public.

Brand and logo development, advertising, collateral materials, content marketing, social and digital media platforms, and video production are all part of the wheelhouse that we leverage to help clients build their businesses. We then integrate these creative materials with our broader public relations and marketing communications efforts, yielding a high-impact, comprehensive campaign that gets results.

More information about Cooksey's creative services is available at
Cooksey Recognized With Six Hermes Creative Awards
Cooksey Communications received four Platinum and two Gold honors from the 2016 Hermes Creative Awards, saluting the firm’s extraordinary accomplishments in media relations, website design, magazine and annual report development, branding and integrated marketing materials.

Cooksey was recognized for the following projects:

Booster Fuels - Platinum Award for NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt television placement.

Cooksey Communications - Platinum Award for the firm's new website design.

Hillwood Properties - Platinum Award for content and design of AllianceTexas Magazine.

Polsinelli - Platinum Award for an online placement about Bill Mateja’s move to Polsinelli.

Hillwood Urban - Gold Award for development of logo and marketing materials for Hillwood's newest division.

Junior Achievement - Gold Award for the 2015 Report to the Community.
Colby Walton Shares Running Tips With The Dallas Morning News

Colby Walton, Partner and Executive Vice President of Cooksey Communications, was recently featured in a special Healthy Living insert of The Dallas Morning News. Walton was one of three athletes profiled for a story about strategies for improving specific running skills. By engaging in high-intensity interval training, Walton has already reduced his 5K run time by three minutes over the past five months.

You may view the entire profile HERE.
Michelle Frith Hargis Named Vice President
Michelle Frith Hargis has been promoted to vice president and account manager at Cooksey Communications. She heads up Cooksey’s Austin area office in addition to working with clients in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.

Hargis originally joined Cooksey nine years ago, and rejoined the team last fall after working in Salt Lake City for several years.
New Clients
Cooksey is proud to announce several new clients that have retained the team for strategic communications projects:   
Hillwood Celebrates Bluestem Park Opening

The skies were bright and sunny on May 7 for the opening of Bluestem Park, a 14-acre natural retreat in the heart of Alliance Town Center. Cooksey joined Hillwood Properties in planning a community-wide celebration with live music, children's activities, a scavenger hunt and exhibitors and vendors. To learn more about the multi-year reclamation and restoration process that created the park, click HERE.

TREC's FightNight
Raises More Than
$1.3 Million

The Cooksey team stepped out in style on May 12 for The Real Estate Council's (TREC) FightNight XXVIII: Breaking Records. Guests had an opportunity to meet legendary boxing champion Sugar Ray Leonard during the event, which raised more than $1.3 million for charitable projects supported by grants and volunteers from TREC Foundation. Learn more about TREC Foundation HERE.
Save the Date - Bell Helicopter Fort Worth Alliance Air Show

The 2016 Bell Helicopter Fort Worth Alliance Air Show will take place October 15-16 at Fort Worth Alliance Airport. The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds will be the featured performers. Visit HERE for tickets or more information. 

President George W. Bush Addresses
TRTC Annual Meeting

Former President George W. Bush was the featured speaker at the TRTC Annual Meeting on June 1 at the Fort Worth Convention Center. President Bush reflected on important moments during his presidency. Cooksey Communications coordinated the event.
Cooksey is a Dallas/Fort Worth-based strategic communications and consulting firm, with significant expertise working in both the public and private sectors, including professional services, energy, real estate/development, business-to-business, hospitality, economic development, transportation/infrastructure and government clients. Visit us at
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