One Eagle picks new logo
Eagle, CO Colorado
EAGLE, Colorado ” One Eagle, the local nonprofit community association focused on promoting Eagle, announced the winner of its logo contest Wednesday. Brandon Swonger, local graphic designer, came up with the winning design and will receive a combination of cash and prizes donated by local Eagle merchants and community members.
Swonger, who owns Lift Creative Group, said the logo had meaning in each of its components ” the clean, modern, minimal style represented the new, professional organization, the circle embodies One Eagle’s connection to all of the businesses and the community, and the color is a reflection of the mountains that surround Eagle. Brandon wins cash and prizes including a free night in the whirlpool suite at the AmericInn and dinner at Pastatively restaurant in Eagle.
One Eagle is also in the middle of its Bicycles and Bananas promotion, which runs through May 31 and is designed to showcase the great bike trails in the banana belt. The entire town is offering great promotions to support its elevation of 6,600 feet. There are hotel rooms, dinners, massages, bike jerseys, haircuts, even dinner and bowling for $66.00. There are also lunches, exercise classes and banana soap for $6.60 as well as discounts at all retail establishments and free banana pudding.
Eagle residents have appreciated their biking Mecca for years. Now, they look forward to reaching out and sharing these hidden gems with locals and visitors alike. Visit http://www.bikesandbananas.com to view the complete list of participating businesses and the events calendar.
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