The good news: Grip, the Seattle-based branding and design studio, is so adept at creating annual reports
that the firm is taking top honors for excellence in corporate communications.
Perhaps no one ever told him that in annual reports
, forthrightness is always the best policy.
This unification, the Annual Report
Journey, can assure cohesive messaging and financial branding while simplifying the transition from traditional print distribution into highly engaging online versions.
Some companies are already "airing out" the online annual report
with more current information.
It's March 20 and the annual report
is in the mail.
One in six annual reports
we analyzed - substantially more than the 6 percent previously - originates from outside the U.
PUBLIC COMPANIES ARE increasingly putting their annual reports
and other financial information on their Web sites, where extra room and hyperlinks provide many options.
See Bowditch, "Origins," 34, 36, 42-43 and State of Massachusetts, Fourth Annual Report
, State Board of Health, 1872, public doc.
Along with being selected as one of the nation's top 100 annual report
designs for 2006, it was also named one of the year's top 10 photographed.
Canadian companies' concern over potentially misleading graphics was raised recently by Bill Buchanan, FCA, the overall judging coordinator for the 1997 Financial Post Annual Report
Awards, which recognize the best performance-reporting models.
a frequent finisher among the world's best annual reports
The proposal also said simplification should reduce the costs of preparing and delivering annual reports