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DEADLY NIGHTSHADE wins 2017 SIP award, bronze medal for package design of the Hoboken Mary, bloody Mary mix.


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DEADLY NIGHTSHADE re-branded and launched B&S ZeemanWine & Spirits NYC in August, 2016 – Family owned and operated since 1933
Michael Longfellow Media Relations mlongfellow@mydeadlynightshade.com


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DEADLY NIGHTSHADE creative (DNS) branded and launchedThe Hoboken Mary,A southern style bloody mary mix, "Made in the North and Inspired by the South" in August, 2015 in Hoboken, NJ
Michael Longfellow Media Relations mlongfellow@mydeadlynightshade.com


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DEADLY NIGHTSHADE (DNS) branded and launched Island Wine & Spirits in October, 2014 on Roosevelt Island, NYC 
Michael Longfellow Media Relations mlongfellow@mydeadlynightshade.com

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DEADLY NIGHTSHADE (DNS) works as a design agency helping pull together campaigns for the Mark Twain House & Museumin Hartford CT., April 2014
Michael Longfellow Media Relations mlongfellow@mydeadlynightshade.com

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DEADLY NIGHTSHADE (DNS) branded and re-launched Park Avenue Bar & Grill in March, 2014 as an impeccably fused American-Irish Gastropub. From a brand new identity to a full physical and social restyle of the establishment. 
Michael Longfellow Media Relations mlongfellow@mydeadlynightshade.com

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DEADLY NIGHTSHADE (DNS) branded and launched PUC Fine Jewelry on  January 1, 2014 with Joseph and Joanne Puc.

PUC Fine Jewelry fuses classic glamour with modern sophistication. Whether you're looking for a timeless investment piece or a fashion forward statement. One of the first upscale jewelry boutiques to open in Hoboken, NJ.

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DEADLY NIGHTSHADE (DNS) branded and launched the Hoboken Wine Housein Hoboken, NJ on September 1, 2013 with Louis Novick, a senior NY Real Estate executive, who decided to open a boutique wine and craft beer liquor store at a time when many big box retailers are vying for the same business. The concept behind the Hoboken Wine House is more then just a corner liquor store...it's a destination. It's a place to come learn about wine and beer, sample new favorites, and simply enjoy the company of others in a great community.

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DEADLY NIGHTSHADE (DNS) one of the sponsors for the Ted-X Hoboken, NJ event at the W hotel on June 28th 2013 "TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. TEDxHoboken has a 2013 theme of "Infinite Horizons". TED is a nonprofit organization devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. Started as a four-day conference in California 25 years ago, TED has grown to support those world-changing ideas with multiple initiatives. The annual TED Conference invites the world’s leading thinkers and doers to speak for 18 minutes. Their talks are then made available, free, at TED.com. TED speakers have included Bill Gates, Al Gore, Jane Goodall, Elizabeth Gilbert, Sir Richard Branson, Nandan Nilekani, Philippe Starck, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Isabel Allende and former UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown. The annual TED Conference takes place each spring in Long Beach, California, along with the TEDActive simulcast in Palm Springs; the annual TEDGlobal conference is held each summer in Edinburgh, Scotland.  TED's media initiatives include TED.com, where new TEDTalks are posted daily, the recently launched TED-Ed platform for students and educators, the Open Translation Project, which provides subtitles and interactive transcripts as well as the ability for any TEDTalk to be translated by volunteers worldwide, and TEDBooks, short e-books by speakers that elaborate on a single idea originally presented on TED's stage. TED has established the annual TED Prize, where exceptional individuals with a wish to change the world are given the opportunity to put their wishes into action; TEDx, which offers individuals or groups a way to host local, self-organized events around the world, and the TED Fellows program, helping world-changing innovators from around the globe to become part of the TED community and, with its help, amplify the impact of their remarkable projects and activities. Follow TED on Twitter or on Facebook."
Michael Longfellow Media Relations mlongfellow@mydeadlynightshade.com

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DEADLY NIGHTSHADE (DNS) Sponsoring 50th Anniversary Art Directors Club of New Jersey Awards Show along with Mission 50 and 28 of NYC's top Creative Directors and Designers as the judges– March 30th 2013 – The Art Directors Club of New Jersey is a statewide, non-profit organization of art directors, graphic designers, illustrators, photographers, art educators, and other creative professionals whose talent and services contribute to excellence in the design and production of advertising, promotion, and publishing. Founded in 1961, the ADCNJ provides an opportunity for stimulating ideas, discovering new talents, sources, techniques, and a forum for the promotion and advancement of the professional designer and artist. "DNS is honored to be part of this very creative event.”  
Michael Longfellow Media Relations mlongfellow@mydeadlynightshade.com    ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................  


DEADLY NIGHTSHADE FULL SERVICE DIGITAL DESIGN STUDIO Sponsoring local Charities New York and New Jersey – December 10th 2012 – Deadly Nightshade (DNS), a local advertising agency is proud to support the Les Dames d’Escoffier New York’s (LDNY) December fundraising event. Les Dames d’Escoffier New York (LDNY) a 501C3 charity, is the founding and largest chapter of Les Dames d’Escoffier International—a philanthropic organization whose members encompass women of achievement in the fine food, beverage and hospitality industries. LDNY’s 2012 holiday celebration: “A TRIBUTE TO CHRISTMAS IN POLAND”, encompasses an unforgettable evening of contemporary Polish delicacies, performances and tradition, all set in the Beaux-Arts splendor of the Joseph De Lamar House, seat of the Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in New York. Deadly Nightshade is pleased to be part of the VIP guest list that includes Ewa Junczyk-Ziomecka, Consul General of the Republic of Poland in New York, senior-level Diplomats from fellow Consulates and Embassies, Tom Steffanci, President of Deutsch Family Wines, and members of partner organizations such as Les Amis d'Escoffier, Culinary Historians of New York, New York Women’s Culinary Alliance and the American Institute of Food and Wine. LDNY Chairwoman Dame Kimberly Tryba explains: “As an organization whose defining purpose is to mentor, educate and award young women with scholarships in order to pursue fine food, beverage and culinary degrees; the success of every event depends on the generosity of our sponsors and donations.” DNS jumped at the opportunity to work with the distinguished guests—all highly influential journalists, chefs, restaurateurs, cookbook authors, culinary teachers, and educated food consumers—to make the event a success. Deadly Nightshade provides a personalized touch in both print and digital services, without the ad agency price tag.  “DNS creates marketing and advertising solutions to suit your budget - leading to organic growth”, explains Christian Stillwagon, Head Production Director, “Offering a wide variety of graphic design services, DNS is honored to be part of this charitable function.”  
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HOBOKEN YACHT CLUB REVITALIZED Deadly Nightshade engaged to refresh Club’s image New York and New Jersey – July 20th 2012 – Local advertising agency - Deadly Nightshade (DNS), the full service digital design studio, is pleased to announce they have been contracted to rejuvenate The Hoboken Yacht Club’s identity. DNS offers a wide variety of advertising services, including: logos, brochures, advertisements, social media, direct mail, website design, trade show displays and branding solutions.  The Hoboken Yacht Club selected DNS to create marketing and advertising solutions within their budget. DNS incorporated the Club’s premier location on the Hudson River, unparalleled views of the Manhattan skyline and social persona into the brand. Embracing web-based project management, creative services, marketing, social media and print design operations, Christian Stillwagon, Head Operations Director, states “we were given very strict parameters and a killer deadline – but DNS always delivers!” The Hoboken Yacht Club is proud to bring the recreational renaissance of New York Harbor to the historic maritime community of Hoboken, New Jersey. Offering  access to Club J/24 Sailboats, the marina boasts 66 slips accommodating yachts from 24 feet to mega-yachts; with Pier 13, a new bar - craft beer, games, outdoor lawn seating and  food trucks. “We are already seeing demand for the merchandise. The new Hoboken Yacht Club logo has quickly proven to be popular” enthuses Marketing Director, Caroline McDonald. For more information on the Hoboken Yacht Club, visit www.shipyardmarina.com/hoboken_yacht_club.htm. Michael Longfellow PR/Media Relations mlongfellow@mydeadlynightshade.com +1-201-710-5068 For more information, please visit: MyDeadlyNightshade.com ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................   


FULL SERVICE DIGITAL DESIGN STUDIO - DEADLY NIGHTSHADE - ENGAGED BY US RECEPTIVE TOUR OPERATOR 20 years expertise in advertising, production and marketing New York and New Jersey – June 11th 2012 – Digital Design Studio - Deadly Nightshade (DNS), a local advertising agency announces commission by A Friend in New York™ a receptive tour operator and tour guide service, specializing in custom-crafted and personalized tours of New York City and beyond. “DNS gains in-depth knowledge of our clients - both large and small and designs branding solutions and promotional products that deliver”, clarifies Christian Stillwagon, Head Operations Director, “We also provide media buying services, such as cable and broadcast television and radio commercials; and newspaper and billboard advertisements”. A Friend in New York required exceptional management and a custom solution as personal as the tours they offer. President of A Friend in New York, Spencer Gelband complimented: “You did a great job for the Company, with the new logo design and an effective superior layout for our marketing materials. It feels really fresh. DNS has energized us!” A Friend in New York provides personalized tour guide service, creating original tours for travelers that give a very individual view into the NY setting. Their aim is to provide the best products and service, resulting inuniquely designed, insightful and fulfilling visits. DNS was pleased to construct an identity that reflects the Company’s philosophies. Marketing Director, Caroline McDonald  explains: “Deadly Nightshade is the Agency that will change the way your company communicates, sells and grows client bases. DNS is your path to success.” For more information on A Friend in New York tour services visit: www.friendny.com and emailinfo@friendny.com. Michael Longfellow PR/Media Relations mlongfellow@mydeadlynightshade.com +1-201-710-5068 For more information, please visit: MyDeadlyNightshade.com

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 DEADLY NIGHTSHADE FULL SERVICE DIGITAL DESIGN STUDIO EXPANDS Now providing services to businesses requiring personal management New York and New Jersey – May 10th 2012 – Deadly Nightshade (DNS), a local advertising agency today announced its expansion. DNS now provides both print and digital services, to small and middle-market businesses. The Partner operated firm offers that personalized touch without the ad agency price tag. Having worked with a wide variety of clients in branding and promotional products, Deadly Nightshade can launch your business to the next level. “Navigating cable and broadcast television and radio can be quite daunting”, states Marketing Director, Caroline McDonald “DNS creates advertising and marketing solutions to suit your budget”. Deadly Nightshade’s extensive platform and language experience can be leveraged to produce fresh, eye catching, brochures, billboards and catalogs. With eighteen years of accomplishments in advertising and media, DNS is a trusted agency, tapping the creativity and vision of the team. “Clients today are looking for assistance in building their client base”, explains Christian Stillwagon, Head Operations Director, “Deadly Nightshade delivers via Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, and Google +” Offering a wide variety of graphic design services, Deadly Nightshade is your value-for-money branding solution service provider.  Michael Longfellow PR/Media Relations mlongfellow@mydeadlynightshade.com +1-201-710-5068 For more information, please visit: MyDeadlyNightshade.com


Deadly Nightshade in New York is a creative advertising agency that prides itself with integrated advertising and maintaining a small-firm feel by treating each client with care and consideration. We’ve hand-picked a high-quality team of creatives with the diverse skills needed to solve any problem. No marketing advertising issue is too big or too small. Contact us today!

OUR TEAM

DEADLY NIGHTSHADE IN NEW YORK AREA HAS WORKED ON AWARD-WINNING CAMPAIGNS FOR SOME OF THE LARGEST COMPANIES IN THE WORLD. 

Christian Stillwagon is a results-driven Founder and Operations Director for DNS offering many years of accomplishments within the advertising/media and design sector embracing web-based project management, creative services, marketing, social media and print design operations. Deftly steer and motivate innovative, industrious teams in attaining high-level outcomes, complemented by expert client/vendor relations and negotiation talent. Exceptional organization,  at ease meeting stringent timelines while paying meticulous attention to detail; superb interpersonal and communication skills. A creative thinker with the ability to improve upon projects, and problem solve independently. Specialty in implementing innovative procedures for enhanced business operations.
Platforms: Mac, Windows, basic DOS; Creative Manager Pro/Workamajig (online project management systems), Emma Software: Quark Xpress, CS6: InDesign, Acrobat, Illustrator, Photoshop, Twitterfeed, LinkedIn, Foursquare, HTML5, Contest Burner, Wordpress, WP Robot, Twitter, Facebook, Facebook Ads, Google AdWords and keyword tool, Image Ready, PageMaker, Virtual Ticket, Job Manager, Canvas, LivePicture, Flash, Dimensions, Streamline, HyperCard, UNIX, BarCode, Filemaker, E-Commerce, Imagestudio, Studio Pro, Scitex, Brisque, Riplink Systems, PCTarga, AMIGA, Cubi-COM, and MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook); PC to Mac file translation. 
​Clients include: • SONY Music Entertainment • Buybuy BABY • McCormick • Coldwell Banker • Ad Council  • ImClone/BMS • Princeton Review • Credit Suisse • Liberty Science Center • AIG Group • Burlington Coat Factory

Denise Hodkinson as a New Business development and Strategist, Denise Hodkinson brings with her over fifteen years of experience in direct sales and business development with a focus on professional services. She has a proven track record of exceeding quotas and is well networked with Fortune 500 as well as mid-size and small businesses with peers in the NY and NJ Markets. Her extensive network will facilitate immediate contribution to a company’s revenue objectives. She efficiently hunts and closes new business opportunities. Prior to joining DNS, Denise served as Director of Business Development for Corsair Studios and Blue Hypermedia where she gained extensive knowledge in media design,  technology and brand development.  As a fifteen year resident of Hoboken and Weehawken and as a mother of three, Denise has been extensively involved in the community and is also well  networked with businesses in Hoboken and greater Hudson County . Denise has a Bachelor of Science from The Pennsylvania State University.

​Cathy Ryan as Director of Account Services, Cathy Ryan is charged with setting the agency’s strategic direction and goals, while ensuring operational excellence and growth. She is also responsible for DNS’s overall financial performance. Most recently, she played a pivotal role in building DNS into a cohesive agency brand across the East Coast. Cathy brings strong management and leadership skills, as well as a well-honed strategic sensibility to her position. Before assuming responsibility for DNS’s operations, Cathy served as Director of Account Services at the Media & Marketing Group, where she gained extensive experience in branding and advertising, making her fluent in all forms of communication. Her client experience ranges from the gaming industry, retail, telecommunications and insurance.
Clients include: • Resorts Atlantic City   • Atlantic City Hilton    
• Kinball Medical Center  • Resorts Tunica   • Gold Coast Cadillac


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