Out of more than 5,000 submissions from twenty five countries, The Creative Bar was honored to accept two Summit Creative Awards® for its work with Intense Cycles and Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce. This brings The Creative Bar’s total number of awards for the year to thirteen, matching the amount won in 2012.

“The Summit International Awards organization has established itself as one of the premier arbiters of creative excellence and we are thrilled to accept our first Summit Creative Awards®,” said Justin Lawler, Partner & Creative (Marketing) Director, The Creative Bar. “We set our goals for 2013 and cannot believe we already matched the total number of awards won last year and it’s only half way through the year. We continue to pride ourselves in working hard and producing the best possible creative design for our clients.”
Entries in 19 major categories are judged against a stringent set of standards. During its blind judging (entering company names withheld), the Board of Judges search for and identify innovative and creative concepts, strong executions and the ability to communicate and persuade. Winners were selected in a wide-range of categories from print and broadcast to, emerging and social media.

“Winning a Summit Creative Award is a significant accomplishment in ones career. With vetted judges, tough judging criteria, blind judging processes, and strict bylaws limiting winners, only deserving entries receive recognition,” said Jocelyn Luciano, Executive Director for the Summit International Awards (SIA). “The creative work this year was outstanding. Watching the judges debate the details of individual entries in the run-off for the tops spots was inspiring.”
This year’s SCA creative competition included companies from the following 25 countries: Australia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, Denmark, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Kazakhstan, Korea, Malaysia, Martinique, French West Indies, Mexico, New Zealand, Portugal, Republic of Korea, Russia, Slovakia, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, United States, United Kingdom and Uruguay.
The SIA organization was founded in 1994. Annually it conducts the Summit Creative Award, the Summit Marketing Effectiveness Award and the Summit Emerging Media Award. Additional information about the Summit International Awards organization, its competitions and winning firms can be found on the SIA web site at www.summitawards.com.
The Creative Bar is a full-service design, marketing and branding firm specializing in company branding, marketing, print and web design, and public relations, located in Southern California. With a team on the forefront of cutting edge design & marketing, The Creative Bar clients are served with a robust blend of quality services and unmatched talent with proven results. Their drive for excellence has earned them industry awards from peers, and recommendations from clients, resulting in thirteen (13) National Design and Advertising awards won so far in 2013 and thirteen (13) in 2012. Some of The Creative Bar’s notable clients include: The Temecula Valley Chamber of Commerce, City of Temecula, Southwest County Boys and Girls Club, Intense Cycles, Promenade Temecula, Cal Baptist University, Cinema Audio Society, Hollywood Post Alliance and The Latino Coalition.