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Cannabis Branding, Vintage Graphics, Brand Redesigning, and More
Throughout Chicago, IL; Denver, CO; Los Angeles & San Francisco, CA
Bakas Media was founded by industry veteran and certified sommelier, Rick Bakas with an intention to elevate the overall brand image of legal cannabis and sports branding. Over 25 years Rick has earned a reputation in the active sports and cannabis industries as a conceptual yet prolific commercial designer.
His industry knowledge is vast and he often acts as a liason across multiple disciplinces during a project.
These are a sampling of high profile work where Rick was directly involved:
- Denver Broncos brand redesign
- University of Oregon brand redesign
- New York Giants brand refresh
- Brand updates for Florida State University, Portland State, Sacramento State and the University of Colorado
- NIKE Battlegrounds
- Team Jordan apparel
- Jason Kidd shoe graphics
- British Airways social media
- Australian government (Wine Australia)
- ABC The Bachelor social media
- And more…
In 2003, he moved to his home town of Boulder, Colorado to grow cannabis for a parent suffering from Multiple Sclerosis. There, we worked in the TechStars ecosystem under mentor, Tom Higley. Bakas learned about UX design and startup culture. In 2011, he cofounded and designed a mobile payments company that was sold in 2014.
Rick is an expert in cannabis and sports marketing. His obsession to help you grow you brand with a well designed user experience.
Contact us here at Bakas Media to get started creating a marijuana marketing campaign. From packaging design with vintage fonts to procreate brushes, we would be proud to help you. We work with clients throughout Chicago, IL; Denver, CO; San Francisco and Los Angeles, CA.
TWTRCON SF – Hotel Nikko, San Francisco
Attensity Global User Conference Boston
Napa Valley Film Festival
#140conf LA – Kodak Theater
Mashable – 10 Tips for Aspiring Digital Marketers
Digital Dads with C.C. Chapman
GeoLoco Confernece – Brands and Social Media Panel
CNET podcast with Rafe Needleman – How to (really) use social media in your business with Brians Solis & Rick Bakas
Contra Costa Country Winegrowers Keynote
PreChirp Twitter Conference
SMASH Conference – San Francisco
Tasting Room and Hospitality Symposium
Direct to Consumer Symposium – Santa Rosa
Unified Social Media Panel – Sacramento
Chicks Who Click – Palo Alto