link Graphic Design Sweeps Big Ad Challenge

SANTA CLARA, Calif.-- Mission College's Graphic Design program swept all five awards of the "Big Ad Challenge" sponsored by the Silicon Valley Business Journal and Wells Fargo.

All four teams are current Mission College students who were taking the Design Agency and Branding class. 

The winning team, Paper & Pixels, was working for Gothic Landscape and earned the small business $25,000 in advertising in the Journal over the next year. Paper & Pixels also won "Best Creative Execution."

The team, SPEX, won "Best Marketing Analysis for GiveTeens20. Seismic Designs won "Best Media Buy Strategy" for Blue Streak Lighting Services. and HexaGraphics won "Best Presentation" for TapSnap 

Students interested in graphic design can enroll in the program for 2020 by going to

Some of the designs are at