Northbrook Digital Marketing Firm Wins American Web Design Award

Northbrook digital marketing agency atCommunications, LLC is the recipient of Graphic Design USA magazine’s American Web Design Award for a Web site it produced for the University of Illinois.
For 55 years the editors of Graphic Design USA have honored the outstanding work of creative professionals in the graphic arts community with their American Graphic Design Awards. This marks atCommunications’ fourth time being honored by Graphic Design USA. The firm previously won American Graphic Design Awards in 2001, 2003, and 2013.
“We’re extremely proud of this award,” said atCommunications’ founder and creative director Terry Kasdan. “The fact that we’ve been fortunate enough to win four times is indicative not only of this particular Web site, but of all the work we do and the amazing clients we have who trust us to do great work for them.”
This year’s award-winning Web site was produced for the University of Illinois’ Strategic Brand Communication program, a new Master’s degree program offered jointly by the University’s Gies College of Business and College of Media.
The American Web Design Awards is a sub-set of Graphic Design USA magazine’s American Graphic Design Awards competition. In all, nearly 35,000 designs were entered this year, and 108 Web sites were named winners. Award winners are featured in the “American Graphic Design Awards Annual,” published in print and online by Graphic Design USA magazine.
atCommunications ( is one of the Midwest’s oldest and most well-respected digital marketing agencies. Over the course of more than two decades the firm has crafted all things digital (Web sites, mobile apps, social media strategies, and search engine marketing solutions) for for clients spanning the spectrum of industries and service sectors—from Fortune 500 companies like McDonald’s, Microsoft, Pepsi, Pfizer, and State Farm, to small businesses and not-for-profits serving their communities. The firm was founded by Northbrook residents Terry and Abby Kasdan in 1999.

A new Web site atCommunications created for the University of Illinois' Strategic Brand Communication program has received Graphic Design USA magazine's American Web Design Award.