St. Paul, Minnesota (March 28, 2008) – On March 6, 2008, Go East was presented with the “Celebrate Business Success” award from the Saint Paul Area Chamber of Commerce. The award recognizes business leadership and best practices that enhance the economic vitality of the Saint Paul/East Metro area.
2008 marks Go East’s 20th year in business. Ric Pace and Tim Deis acquired Century Graphics in 1988 and began the business as a three-person studio. In 2001 the company moved into its current location and the company rebranded as Go East.
In 2002 Go East was repositioned as a brand building firm. The company’s service offerings expanded from designing and producing packaging, literature and other marketing materials to include branding, identity and interactive.
Over the past four years the company has developed a portfolio of multiple accounts for which it has created brand identities and image systems, interactive videos and websites, and consumer goods packaging and merchandising. Go East provides smart, simple visual solutions that meet the client’s needs in every facet of marketing. For more information about Go East, visit them online at www.goeastdesign.com.