2005news + pr summary

September 27, 2005
The Jungle Rebrands Itself

The process of growth is a perpetual one at jungle [8].  Constantly adapting to explore new creative landscapes and meet diverse client needs, 2005 allowed the evolution from Interactive Jungle to jungle [8]. Reborn under the sole direction and boundless creative energy of company principal, Lainie Siegel; jungle [8] materialized out of a renewed effort to create conscious branding for sustainable businesses, non-profits and arts organizations.

February 12, 2005
jungle [8] featured in Big Book of Business Cards

David E. Carter’s Big Book of Business Cards, featured jungle [8]’s outstanding work for clients: Leigh Salgado, OBK, Apex Design Studio, Brewery Ink Tattoo, Grimit and Quo Vadis.



2005 project highlights


2005 was a busy year for jungle [8]. 

Broadbeach DesignThe j8 team was excited to work on behalf of Broad Beach Design; developing web architecture to suit the diverse forms, patterns and color palette of the dynamic upscale interior and lighting design firm. Thejungle [8] team helped Broad Beach to shine.





Dr. Bennet Williamson enlisted the natives of j8 to enliven his business identity and marketing strategy. .  j8 provided creative solutions to engage prospective private practice clients and the legal entities, who require Dr. Williamson’s unique expertise. 

Chip Jacobs, an established writer and award-wining journalist, sought the creative mojo of  jungle [8], to execute an exciting new web design and strategic marketing position to promote his latest book, Wheeler-Dealer

Green Bridge Capital

The jungle [8] team developed a brand identity for Green Bridge Capital , a green venture capital group. j8 is always excited to work with companies like Green Bridge Capital, who share a similar commitment to advancing sustainable businesses, and believe in a philosophy that is socially aware and community involved.


Medical Device Link

j8 delivered brand identity research, web and logo design for Canon Communication’s Medical Device Link, a connector site for the medical device industry.  Medical Device Link employs its refreshed identity to create content devoted to news, research, product and supplier information, as well as trade shows and magazines.

2005project highlights (continuted)



pureBODYWORK, a dynamic niche massage company geared towards the entertainment industry, partnered with j8 to develop brand identity solutions, marketing strategy, web presence, new sub branding initiatives, logo identity, copy, conception and graphic design; all geared to engage their discriminating audience.

Months of dedicated planning and conceptualization by j8 resulted in a dynamic web presence for the incomparable Sheree Rose.  Partner of influential Bob Flanagan (noted poet, performance artist and so-called “super-masochist”) who passed away after a life-long battle with cystic fibrosis, the site is dedicated to the life and times of this infamous subculture couple.  j8 devoted itself to representing the artistic achievements of both Bob and Sheree through the new website, which serves as both tribute to and showcase of their dynamic personalities.

Sheree Rose Bob Flanagan

LaLa Times, the California news and satire humor site, found a new look and feel via the creative animals of j8.  The Jungle developed a fresh web presence to reflect the message and voice of LaLa, including mock ads, product designs and visuals, in keeping with the irreverent orbit of the LaLa world.

Tool Time Watchesjungle [8] created print and brand identity solutions to appeal to America’s blue-collar audience for the Tool Time Watch Companyj8’s design work resulted in packaging, marketing, point of sale and watch faceplate design, as well as product naming.  Home Depot is set to carry Tool Time watches in their national chain of stores.

The jungle [8] crew worked to create a direct marketing campaign to suit the unique needs of Green Entertainment, including a dynamic, eye-catching print brochure and applicable collateral materials to fit Green Entertainment’s identity and reach their focus audience.

JuiceJUiCE (Justice Uniting in Creative Energy), an organization dedicated to serving at-risk youth through programs rooted in the hip-hop culture they embrace, teamed with jungle [8] to develop a replication manual designed to help expand the successful outreach program in new communities .  In addition, j8 delivered a new web presence to spread JUiCE’s positive message to new audiences.  

VICj8 was tasked to create the VIC Network 2.0jungle [8] developed brand identity, web architecture, marketing brochures and forms, as well as all required collateral materials needed to support the innovate network which represents digital professionals.  VIC is an organization near and dear to those of us at j8, and we were pleased to further our creative relationship through this latest collaboration fellow digital media professionals.