McGregor Shott Renews City Graphic Design Contracts

January, 2019, Santa Clarita, California.

McGregor Shott has renewed key city contracts for ongoing graphics and branding projects. Following a successful 2017-2018 fiscal year, the cities of Santa Clarita, Fontana and Menifee have re-signed with the firm to continue to create communication projects.

Projects on tap include:

• The CIty of Santa Clarita’s Quarterly Seasons Magazine, a community and parks and rec publication to residents. McGregor Shott creates all layout and design of pages, coordinates with city staff for content and handles quality and reviews with printer and mailing house.

• The City of Fontana works with the company to create special events brochures, street banners and merchandising for their arts and recreation programs.

• The City of Menifee enlisted McGregor Shott to provide a new rebranding of their economic development materials to include multi page booklets, email banners, street banners and tradeshow graphics.

McGregor Shott, Inc. is an acclaimed creative and branding agency located in Santa Clarita and Atlanta. They have over 20 years of experience in designing identity systems, campaigns, website design, trade show graphics, collateral, posters, logos, and many other related materials. McGregor Shott specializes in creating award-winning work for cities, colleges, and economic development agencies. For more information, contact Beth Shott, beth@mcgregorshott.com.

Certification Awarded as DBE and SBE by State of California

We are pleased to announce after a careful review and application process, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) has determined McGregor Shott meets the eligibility standards to be certified as a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) as required under the U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) Regulation 49 CFR Part 26, as amended. This certification will be recognized by all of the U.S. DOT recipients in California.

“We received DBE certification as a 100% woman owned company,” says Lois McGregor, Owner. “We’ve also been certified as a Small Business Enterprise (SBE). We look forward to the municipal opportunities afforded state certification.”

McGregor Shott, Inc. is an acclaimed creative and branding agency located in Santa Clarita and Atlanta. They have over 20 years of experience in designing identity systems, campaigns, website design, trade show graphics, collateral, posters, logos, and many other related materials. McGregor Shott specializes in creating award-winning work for cities, colleges, and economic development agencies. For more information, contact Lois McGregor, lois@mcgregorshott.com.

McGregor Shott Brings Atlanta Art Gallery Vision to Life

The I.D.E.A. Gallery Website.

Art thrives in Atlanta. The I.D.E.A. Gallery, a creative mix of established artists and emerging talent, provides a platform for artists to showcase their art. McGregor Shott developed an online experience which mirrored the feeling of joy that comes with experiencing art through the gallery' space. Our display of large, vibrant images make the emphasis on the artist and the art. Visitors to the site are encouraged to come by the gallery to learn more or to purchase paintings.

All pages easily viewable on browser, tablet or smartphone. ideagallerychamblee.com

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McGregor Shott Dreams Up Art for Pasadena Museum Science Fiction Show

McGregor Shott recently finished designs for the Pasadena Museum of History, which included art for exhibit “Dreaming the Universe: The Intersection of Science, Fiction, & Southern California.” "Dreaming" explored the history of science fiction in Southern California from the 1930s to the 1980s. These rare collections showcased how science, fiction, and Southern California converged together, merging academia, aerospace, pop-culture production, science fiction fans and shifts in American society.

Pleased with McGregor Shott’s designs, the director of the Museum’s collections wrote: “You beautifully conveyed the excitement and joy of the genre and your artwork is sure to attract many, many visitors to the exhibition. In fact, we opened with record-breaking attendance of almost 500 people on the first day.” 

Materials for the show included posters, banners, advertising, and signage. The exhibit runs from March 3 thorugh September 2, 2018.

McGregor Shott, Inc. is an acclaimed creative and branding agency located in Santa Clarita. They have over 20 years of experience in designing identity systems, campaigns, website design, trade show graphics, collateral, posters, logos, and many other related materials. McGregor Shott specializes in creating award-winning work for cities, colleges, and economic development agencies. For more information, contact Beth Shott, beth@mcgregorshott.com.

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New logo created for Pasadena Museum of History exhibition

August 24, 2017. Santa Clarita, California.

McGregor Shott has recently designed the new logo for the Pasadena Museum of History. The exhibition, which runs September 2017 through February 2018, is titled: Royals of Pasadena: Tournament of Roses Queen and Court. It elaborates on the history of the Royal Court of the Tournament of Roses since 1905,  including coronation gowns, accessories and photos. 

The exhibition committee was looking for an elegant and graceful logo to capture the beauty and essence of the history of the Royal Court. The chosen design appears here.

The company has created the logo, posters and banners for the museum.

McGregor Shott, Inc. is an acclaimed creative and branding agency located in Santa Clarita. They have over 20 years of experience in designing identity systems, campaigns, website design, trade show graphics, collateral, posters, logos, and many other related materials. McGregor Shott specializes in creating award-winning work for cities, colleges, and economic development agencies. For more information, contact Beth Shott, beth@mcgregorshott.com.

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McGregor Shott enters into a contract with the City of Fontana

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June 1, 2017. Santa Clarita, California.

Following a RFP process, the City of Fontana has selected McGregor Shott as one if its contracted firms for ongoing graphics and branding projects. The City of Fontana is the second largest city in San Bernardino County, and the 20th largest in the State of California.

"Fontana is an excellent city with great staff and we are excited for the opportunity to assist them with their marketing and outreach communications" said Lois McGregor.

McGregor Shott, Inc. is an acclaimed creative and branding agency located in Santa Clarita. They have over 20 years of experience in designing identity systems, campaigns, website design, trade show graphics, collateral, posters, logos, and many other related materials. McGregor Shott specializes in creating award-winning work for cities, colleges, and economic development agencies. For more information, contact Beth Shott, beth@mcgregorshott.com.

Police Department Annual Report Goes Live

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 1, 2017

The City of Dunwoody in Atlanta, Georgia has completed their 2016 Police Department Annual Report. McGregor Shott was pleased to design the look and graphics for the 36 page book.

Full color, and beaming with dozens of color images of officers and people in action, the report has been well received. Pages include a letter from the Chief of Police, crime statistics, honored officers and a complete spread to recap the active social media presence of the award-winning police department.

“I am pleased to present our 2016 Annual Report as a demonstration of our desire to be transparent and open about the activities of our department," Chief Billy Grogan said in a statement.

The report is digitally printed, bound and distributed. A online pdf of the report can be viewed here.

McGregor Shott is a 100% women owned graphic design and branding firm with offices in Los Angeles and Atlanta. The company's creative directors, Lois McGregor and Beth Shott have a combined experience of 45 years working in the graphic design, marketing, PR and advertising industries. The company has secured numerous, longstanding contracts with city governments, economic development agencies and universities and colleges. The company prides itself on excellent, responsive customer service, attention to detail and award-winning marketing.

Lois McGregor can be reached at lois@mcgregorshott.com or by phone at 661-305-5600.