May 25, 2019

Blackbird Earns AIGA Design 730 Awards

Blackbird is proud to announce that our work for Low Spark Films has been recognized in the Cleveland AIGA Design 730 Competition. Every 730 days, AIGA Cleveland hosts a biennial competition which discovers and celebrates the best of the best in design. The competition is part of AIGA’s ongoing effort to promote and support exceptional […]

October 23, 2019

2019 Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Highlights Positive Peers

The 2019 Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Highlights includes our work with Positive Peers, using social media to improve engagement, retention, and health outcomes for youth living with HIV. From the report: Dr. Avery and Ms. Smith agreed that the key to developing effective social media technologies like the app is to listen to the people […]

December 14, 2018

WordPress Releases Major Update

You should have received an email notifying you that WordPress 5 was released on December 6, 2018 and that your site was updated automatically. This is a major version release that changes the post & page editor to the new page builder, Gutenberg, and also includes a few security vulnerability fixes. As great as automatic […]

April 23, 2018

Blackbird Partners with Zenreach to Offer WiFi Marketing Solutions

Blackbird Digital has partnered with Zenreach to help businesses better engage with onsite guests. With Zenreach’s WiFi engagement technology, Blackbird can offer restaurants, retailers, entertainment centers, and hospitality facilities a mechanism to interact with in store customers. With a WiFi driven initiative, these businesses can replace their paper driven feedback process and email marketing software with […]

November 2, 2017

Blackbird/Digital Receives Fast Track 50 Recognition

Blackbird/Digital is honored to be included in the 2017 Fast Track 50. The Fast Track 50 is a program that honors the region’s fastest growing companies in Lake and Geauga counties. Winners of the 2017 award were based on a weighted average of 80 percent sales growth and 20 percent employment growth from 2012 through […]

July 12, 2017

ProBuilt Homes Named Best Website

The Sales and Marketing Council of the Home Builders Association of Greater Cleveland has named The 2017 Cleveland Choice Award Winners.  ProBuilt Homes, a website built by Blackbird, has been named Best Website. We are honored to work with ProBuilt and receive this award.  The prestigious Cleveland Choice Awards were designed to recognize excellence among builders, remodelers, developers and […]

April 27, 2017

Blackbird Achieves HubSpot GOLD Tier Partner Status

Cleveland, Ohio: April 27, 2017, Blackbird Digital announced that it has achieved the status of HubSpot Gold Certified Agency Partner. HubSpot, the world’s leading inbound marketing and sales platform, works hand-in-hand with Agency Partners to grow their businesses through inbound software, services, and support. To qualify for the Hubspot Partner Tier program, a Partner must be […]

January 15, 2017

Blackbird Achieves HubSpot Silver Tier Partner Status

Cleveland, Ohio: January 15, 2017, Blackbird Digital announced that it has achieved the status of HubSpot Silver Certified Agency Partner. HubSpot, the world’s leading inbound marketing and sales platform, works hand-in-hand with Agency Partners to grow their businesses through inbound software, services, and support. To qualify for the Hubspot Partner Tier program, a Partner must be […]

September 27, 2016

Positive Peers App Featured on Everyday Health

A safe way to connect people with HIV to a supportive community. Everyday Health‘s has written an article about the (until now) untapped potential to help people with HIV better manage their condition by the use of smartphone apps. “The ideal app would provide a safe way to connect people with HIV to a supportive community”, says […]

June 24, 2016

Blackbird Launches a New and Improved Website for Laketran

Laketran Helps Over 10,000 Lake County Residents to CAVS Championship Parade Sunday Evening The Cleveland Cavaliers take the NBA title in dramatic fashion, beating the Golden State Warriors 93-89 and breaking the 52-year Cleveland sports championship curse. We thought the day would never come! Monday Morning Blackbird launches a new Laketran.com, a more customer-focused website […]

May 16, 2016

Blackbird Takes Home 12 APEX Awards at Lake Communicators’ Annual Award Ceremony

The Apex Awards recognize professionals in the communications industry affiliated with Lake Communicators and Lake County, Ohio. This year Blackbird, in collaboration with our clients, took home twelve awards. Read all the details here.

December 16, 2015

Blackbird and Partners Awarded $1.2 Million Grant to Develop Web App to Help People with HIV

Blackbird and Blue Star Help MetroHealth System Win $1.2 Million Grant to Create Web App. We are thrilled to be working with The MetroHealth System’s Compass Services on their exciting Positive Peers project. MetroHealth has been awarded one of only 10 grants across the U.S., and has tapped Blackbird and Blue Star Design to develop an […]