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IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS

Transform Your Brand: Rebranding a construction company

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS Transform Your Brand: Rebranding a construction company   As we were finishing the rebrand of GBS Group, the company felt we could help one of its own customers, HCD Group. HCD Group a builder of luxury homes in South...

Transform your brand. Rebranding a business consulting firm

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS Transform your brand. Rebranding a business consulting firm   For more than 10 years, GBS Group focused its business on helping Latin Americans gain their immigration status by guiding them through the process of...

How can I differentiate my business

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS How can I differentiate my business   How can I differentiate my business? Ask a lot of HOW questions. A lot is written about WHY you do what you do, WHO is your target audience and WHAT you offer... And these are all...

How to market your business when you are an introvert

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS How to market your business when you are an introvert   If you are a business owner and you are an introvert, marketing today feels like a re-run of high school years: who's most popular, who's not, who's in, who's out....

Does my business need a rebrand?

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS Does my business need a rebrand? Have you ever taken a personality test? Any of them — the DISC, Clifton Strength Finder, 16 Personalities, Wealth Dynamics, or Fascinate. I'll admit that I’ve taken several of them in my life....

5 reasons businesses need an online strategy

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS 5 reasons businesses need an online strategy   "So you are a member of a networking group, chamber of commerce or the local business association… You're listed on their websites and you have your own website, which means you...

How to stand out in a crowded business world?

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS How to stand out in a crowded business world? In a brick wall, no brick stands out. We know they are all different, but not different enough for us to notice. In business, most companies that compete for the same market look...

Four words we all should know about our brands

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGSFour words we all should know about our brandsWho, what, how and why. Know the motivators behind these key words and you'll have the foundation for a great, customer-focused brand. WHO Who is your customer?Get more specific...

Love letters to my customers

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGSLove letters to my customersOur everyday language is full of superlative phrases: "I love this," "I hate that," "That's awesome," "That sucks" ... the list goes on. Personally, I love this cultural facet. In fact, I crave it....

Build your brand through Branding Videos

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGSBuild your brand through Branding VideosVideo has been on the rise for years, outpacing most other forms of online content to be one of the best ways to reach an audience—not to mention increase Google Rankings in search...

Mobile-friendly is no longer a choice. Google said so.

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGSMobile-friendly is no longer a choice. Google said so.According to Google’s latest report, there are now 4.7% more mobile-friendly websites than just several months ago. Not a very large number, which leads us to believe that...

Branding Refresh for Miami Beach Hotel

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGSBranding Refresh for Miami Beach HotelHow do you refresh one of Miami’s most luxurious hotels? At the heart of every branding exercise is the very real need to stay true to the brand’s core and showcase what makes it unique...

Change In 2013: Branding Pillars in a Changing Business Environment

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS Change In 2013: Branding Pillars in a Changing Business Environment Every business, both big and small, and every profession, from legal careers to plumbing services, is being challenged by the rapid changes they are facing....

Intern Files: What I Didn’t Learn in the Classroom

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS Intern Files: What I Didn’t Learn in the Classroom It is just over a month since I started working as a marketing and branding intern at DAISHO. My time here is flying by, and it feels like yesterday I was walking in the door...

3 Things You Need To Know About Responsive Websites

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS 3 Things You Need To Know About Responsive Websites Whether you’re a small business starting from scratch or an established company eager to stay ahead of the competition, a website is undoubtedly your number one marketing...

How the Latest Facebook Changes Affect Your Small Business

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS How the Latest Facebook Changes Affect Your Small Business If you’re a business on Facebook, the days of mediocre graphics and text-only status updates are gone. Facebook unveiled their updates to the news feed feature,...

Making an Impression with Custom Photography

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS Making an Impression with Custom Photography Many attractive things, be it a house, person or manicured garden, take quite a bit of effort to look good. Sure, we aren't always privy to all the behind-the-scenes action, but...

Port Miami Expansion: Audacious Ignorance or Just What Miami Needs?

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS Port Miami Expansion: Audacious Ignorance or Just What Miami Needs? In 2012, Miami ranked 10th among the nation’s busiest customs districts—up from 14th place the previous year according to WorldCity. A panelist at a recent...

Daisho Wins an Addy!

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS Daisho Wins an Addy! We are proud to announce DAISHO's silver Addy award in the Sales Promotion category for our work with MIC Food. The sales sheets, specifically the piece that won the award, are incredibly useful to our...

Port Miami expansion — A commerce expansion for Miami

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS Port Miami expansion — A commerce expansion for Miami Just a couple of weeks ago at the Biltmore hotel in Coral Gables we were part of a panel of speakers. Miami's Economic Wave of Opportunity as we coined it, aimed at...

Did the Referee Lockout Really Hurt the NFL Brand?

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS Did the Referee Lockout Really Hurt the NFL Brand? Forbes.com contributor David Vinjamuri recently wrote an article titled “The Referee Lockout Is Hurting The NFL Brand.” Vinjamuri claims the NFL’s treatment of the referee...

Plan and Act—Don’t React

IDEAS, INSPIRATIONS AND A FEW OTHER THINGS Plan and Act—Don't React We all experience change in the business world. At times these changes, whether internal or in the market, can become critical moments. Some of these moments occur without notice. They can be...

“Frank and the group at DAISHO are extremely professional and creative. Their work in developing our new brand and our social media initiatives have brought significant attention to our firm. We look forward in continuing to advance the firm with DAISHO's assistance.”

 

— Julie Salas —
March of Dimes

“Frank is a one stop shop when it comes to design, printing and web presence. He immediately engages you grasping the project quickly and he always goes the extra mile. He has a knack to inspire and make you and your Company shine! I have personally used Frank's talents on numerous projects and I will be back...over and over.”

— Vlademir Golik —
Keller Williams

“I collaborated with Frank closely when I worked at Med-Tek. Frank and his talented team at DAISHO did a great job delivering striking and high quality designs including logo, product packaging, corporate identify guide, marketing collateral, web design and development… the list goes on. Frank works really hard to ensure the delivery of all projects on time with uncompromising results. Frank is a person with candor. With Frank, we can surface, debate rapidly and acted upon ideas. He is also a humble person with a big heart; he helps and hosts small business networking events and volunteers with charity organizations. I am privileged to have known and worked with Frank.”

— Aileen Fan —
PR Professional

“I had the good fortune to have been able to work Frank on two different projects. Not only is he one of the truly creative people in this market, his is also strategic, smart and a pleasure to work with. He manages to find the right path to a solution for any creative challenge. Whether it is a major branding project or a simple brochure, Frank will not only get the job done, but get it done with superb results.”

— Alana Perez —
Florida Grand Opera

“Working with DAISHO makes my job easier. From inception to completion, I can always be confident that my project is on track, in terms of goals, deadline and budget. Their team of professionals also provides an invaluable marketing perspective, even to seemingly minor projects, that helps keep our branding and communication initiatives focused. I'm always impressed with their attention to detail, and their level of customer service. DAISHO is an excellent partner in helping me achieve my business goals.”

— Ana Poveda —
Communication Director
Westminster Christian School

“Frank Irias has been such a great addition to our March of Dimes - Signature Chefs committee, providing meaningful suggestions to constantly improve & promote our event to make it a smashing success. He's always lent us a helping hand with wonderful designs for the event, and even created & designed our new Loyalty Card. Frank also helps us with designing eye-popping ads & invitations for our organization. I am truly lucky to have had the chance to work with him, and we are very fortunate to have him stay on-board!”

— Angelica F. Ramcharran —
March of Dimes

“Frank is an incredibly creative designer who thinks outside of the box. He completely re-branded all of our materials and exceed our expectations. The final product is beautiful and clearly meets (and exceeds) all of our needs. He is a pleasure to work with and we continue to use his services for other projects. I highly recommend him, you will not be disappointed.”

— Cathie D’Arcy —
St. Stephen’s Day School

“Frank is an incredibly creative designer who thinks outside of the box. He completely re-branded all of our materials and exceed our expectations. The final product is beautiful and clearly meets (and exceeds) all of our needs. He is a pleasure to work with and we continue to use his services for other projects. I highly recommend him, you will not be disappointed.”

— Cathie D’Arcy —
St. Stephen’s Day School

“Frank is extremely creative and especially talented at branding an organization and presenting amazing ideas. He has the ability to provide an up to date look to a company (logo, web, collateral pieces) while still maintaining the company history and core values. His creative talent and his interest in understanding the company he is working for intimately is reflected in his outstanding work. I had the pleasure of working with Frank while I was the marketing director for a local credit union and I would hire him again without hesitation.”

— Christine Redmond —
Marketing Director
South Florida Federal Credit Union

"I just wanted to drop you a note of thanks for the great work you did on our K'Alma Website.  Your insight, expertise, patience and constant willingness to engage with us, despite the hour, made the entire process enjoyable, enlightening and a great experience from start to finish.  We are so pleased with the outcome of our work together that you will be our go to company for everything we do moving forward and will gladly give you glowing referrals if they are ever needed.  Looking forward to our next project together."

— Craig Carter —
K'ALMA
Spa Concepts & Management

“Frank has consistently turned out excellent results for us across a broad range of our business lines. His firm has always delivered exemplary results for us. They have completed corporate identity packages, web design, graphic design, advertising layouts, brochures, trade show booth designs, and much more for all of our businesses, for more than five years. The entire team at DAISHO is excellent, they manage our needs of the usual quick turnaround times, at a reasonable cost, on all projects. When people ask me where we have our design work done, we refer them to DAISHO. And while you are reading this "glowing recommendation", I can assure you, Frank is not a relative, and he did not pay me to write this!”

— David Schwedel —
Executive Director
Coalview, Gables Energy, DAS Family Holdings,

 

“Frank is perfect balance between creative concept. market branding and flawless execution. Professional to work with and stays on track.”

— George Contorakes —
Commercial Photographer

“This team is made up of an amazing group of professionals that are passionate about what they do, always thinking outside of the box, extremely talented and creative, and most of all they deliver in excellence.”

— Isabel Gallego —
Founder
Urawk Energy Inc.

“I consider Frank the best marketing person I have met, and also a friend. From humble beginning to hard earned success, Frank stood by me personally and professionally. He helped us grow, and always offered honest advice.”

— Justin Beckham —
DeFabio Beckham Solis

“Frank is extremely creative! He is determined to provide the best service possible to his clients making him accommodating and professional. His enthusiasm is important and is what makes each job unique!”

— Karen Egozi —
Epilepsy Foundation

“Frank developed several integrated merchandising and print campaigns for our brand and helped evolve the look and feel our external communications that resulted in increased sales!”

— Kim Miller —
Pollo Tropical

“I worked with DAISHO Creative (led by Frank Irias and John Keepax) for over 10 years while I was with Royal Caribbean. They were more than dependable! There was nothing they would not do for Royal Caribbean as a partner. They took time to understand the brand and were able to deliver extremely well on a very wide variety of marketing projects. I would definitely recommend them to others in need of marketing support.”

— Michelle Yanda —
Marketing Manager
Royal Caribbean

“Frank has an incredible ability to find the hidden message within your company that your current and potential customers need to see. He is an extremely creative, detail and results oriented person that will set your company miles ahead of your competition. I highly recommend Frank and DAISHO Creative Strategies as your final stop for your marketing strategy needs.”

— Miguel A. Lopez —

“I’ve had the pleasure of personally working with Frank for about two years now through the annual (Miami) March of Dimes Signature Chefs & Wine Extravaganza event. Before meeting him, he was already involved with this event for several years. Frank is a dedicated committee member and one of the most disciplined and professional people I’ve ever known. He goes above and beyond to help us and really cares about the March of Dimes mission -- which is to improve the health of all babies, by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. I know without a doubt that I can count of Frank to help me in designing marketing materials for our event – he not only delivers on time, but he delivers top quality work as well.”

— Nanette Molina —
Marketing Manager
March of Dimes

“Frank and the group at DAISHO are extremely professional and creative. Their work in developing our new brand and our social media initiatives have brought significant attention to our firm. We look forward in continuing to advance the firm with DAISHO's assistance.”

— Ray Zomerfeld —
Vizcaino Zomerfeld