Dan Brettholle, Author at Apple Box Studios

Author: Dan Brettholle


We’ve all been there. Staring at blank sketch pads or empty Word Docs, trying to fight through the inability to deliver something unique and inspiring; only to come up short, questioning our own abilities and purpose in life. Of course,


Brand Recognition and Success

Have you ever been in a conversation with a group of friends and someone says “that sounds like something Rachel would say”? Or maybe you’re driving in your car and hear a song come on and say to yourself “this

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Apple Box Taco Take-Over

Boxers Sample Best 'Burgh Tacos

Primanti Bros., Pierogies, Pittsburgh Popcorn. Our city is known for many things, signature foods being one of them. As the “foodie” scene explodes in the ‘Burgh, we have been subject to an awesome array of new and exciting food combos

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5 Tips for Creating a Killer Marketing Portfolio

Design Portfolio Tips We All Need to Know

Your portfolio is your career calling card. It’s what represents your style, your process and your creative solution to any given problem. Whether you’re a student or you have a few years of experience under your belt, here’s how to

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Cheers to Memorial Day Weekend

A Pittsburgh ad agency's summer drink list of choice

Memorial Day weekend is a time of remembrance, giving thanks, and toasting to not only the start of the summer season, but toasting to the men and women who served our country. For many, including most of us at the Box, we will welcome

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Design Gets Through

  Not only in Pittsburgh, but all over in today’s world, new media is being spawned every second. I mean literally, by the time I finish saying this sentence, there will be a new media created. It’s estimated that the

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