March 29, 2022

Commence Studio Wins AAF Reno’s Best of Show

Commence Studio is proud to be recognized as a Best of Show winner in the 2022 American Advertising Federation Reno awards. The AAF Reno awards look at specific advertising campaigns and determine winners in categories such as sales promotion, collateral materials, websites, and social responsibility. Commence Studio was awarded Overall Best of Show for branding and packaging created for men’s beauty company, Gravallese Co. Commence Studio is also proud of other mentions in the AAF Reno awards, including:

  • Best of Show, Illustration Series, for work created for Hey Hey’s
  • Packaging, Single Unit, for designs created for Olivaio
  • Packaging, Campaign, for designs created for Barnacle Foods and Gravallese Co.
  • Website, Consumer, for site designs for Pharos Academy
  • Branded Content for Online Video, for content created for MessageDesk
  • Integrated Brand Identity Campaign, for work done with Barnacle Foods, Gravallese Co. and MessageDesk
  • Visual, Logo Design, for work done for The Virgil
  • Illustration Series, for work created for Covered

We are grateful to be with our community of advertising professionals celebrating each other and our best work from the last year.,” remarked Kylie Souza, Creative Director at Commence Studios. “To be recognized in this way is not only delightful for us, but also for those who partner with us. Companies who’ve seen our services positively impact their business gain a better understanding of the investment in quality design and development that leads to their results. We collaborate to see our clients succeed, ourselves learning and our community elevated.”

Commence Studios provides services for businesses across the nation and works to be at the forefront of the advertising and marketing industry. Businesses interested in working with this award-winning agency can view the Commence Studio portfolio online and find out more about collaboration opportunities at