Case Studies

Case Study 1

Client

A large organization with its primary business in the beverage industry but with interests spread across numerous verticals.

Problem

The client outsourced its in-house newsletter to an MNC ad agency. The client was dissatisfied with attention given to editorial improvement and design. There were delays on the agency-side in delivering the magazine as per schedule. The client decided to opt for an organization that specialized in corporate communications and chose Cicada Media.

Solution

Cicada Media was able to conceptualize a new concept and look and feel for the magazine. It was so successful that the company retained it for three years. We were able to provide quality editorial content leading to cleaner and readable content. The magazine was completed ahead of schedule and costs were lowered by 40 percent.

Case Study 2
Client

A large software company, based outside Bangalore, has over 20,000 employees with operations in over 40 countries.

Problem

The company has its own in-house design and production staff but was unable to produce and manage the individual collateral and exhibition needs of its 40-50 divisions. They were looking for an agency that would be able to function as an extension of their corporate communication division. An organization that could guarantee quick turnaround times, interface with the corporate communications team and adhere to the company’s quality standards. They chose Cicada Media.

Solution

Cicada Media was able to function as a virtual extension of the company, producing approximately 25-30 brochures a year, consistently delivery on quality, cost and time.

Case Study 3
Client

An ASIC and chip design start-up based in Silicon Valley, California.

Problem

The firm was looking for a cost-effective outsourced corporate communication division. They wanted visiting cards, brochures and a web site designed and produced while maintaining international standards of quality. They chose Cicada Media.

Solution

Cicada Media was able to design and produce the client’s requirements from our production center in Bangalore. Using e-mail, instant messaging and a toll-free number in the USA, we were able to work on a 24-hr time schedule and deliver before time.

Case Study 4
Client

A dance conservatory based in Washington D.C., U.S.A.

Problem

The non-profit dance conservatory had limited funds to invest in a student-designed annual yearbook. They were looking for a classy yet cost-effective production partner. They chose Cicada Media.

Solution

Cicada Media interfaced with students via e-mail and the toll-free number and produced the yearbook at half the price paid.