Applied Information Group has completed its branding and wayfinding brief for Vancouver’s transport system Trans Link. The signs, maps and network diagrams are being rolled out across the bus and train network, in time for the Winter Olympics, which the city is hosting this year. Trans Link is expecting user capacity to double across Greater Vancouver during the event, and AIG says it has attempted to reflect local culture in its branding and designs.
As we approach the most wonderful time of the year, we ask creative directors what gift someone should buy a designer for Christmas.
The digital design consultancy has appointed a new head, who will oversee its six global offices and lead on growing the business in size and helping it make more money.
Send us photos of your offices decorated for Christmas, and we’ll be publishing a selection of the best ones next week.
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