You won’t find a more qualified, exceptionally talented team of creative professionals.

When you partner with us, your core truths are uniquely communicated with text and imagery, energy and feeling, and delivered strategically to produce results. While we prefer not to brag, we do have the awards to prove it.

Creosote Affects was the most winning agency in the country at the Educational Advertising Awards for 2013 and 2014. In 2015 and 2016, Creosote Affects was the third place and tied-for-second-place winner, respectively. This is the largest nationwide competition of its kind.

Educational Advertising Awards – 2017

  • Gold—Albuquerque Academy, Poster
  • Gold—Forman School, Logo
  • Gold—Friends Academy, Magazine Single
  • Gold—Friends Academy, Social Media
  • Gold—Gallaudet University, Special Video
  • Gold—Governor's Academy, Special Video
  • Gold—Potomac State College of WVU, Brochure
  • Gold—Potomac State College of WVU, Direct Mail
  • Gold—Saddle River Day School, Outdoor
  • Gold—Saddle River Day School, Total Advertising
  • Silver—Academy of Our Lady of Mercy, Lauralton Hall, Other
  • Silver—Shady Side Academy, Outdoor
  • Silver—The Academy of the Holy Cross, Poster
  • Bronze—Academy of Our Lady of Mercy, Lauralton Hall, Annual Report
  • Bronze—Governor's Academy, Brochure
  • Merit—Capitol Hill Day School, Brochure
  • Merit—Gallaudet University, Website

Educational Advertising Awards – 2016

  • Best In Show—Potomac State College, Television Advertising
  • Gold—Albuquerque Academy, Acceptance Package & Yield Event
  • Gold—Albuquerque Academy, School Fair Poster
  • Gold—Capitol Hill Day School, Annual Report
  • Gold—Capitol Hill Day School, Publication Internal
  • Gold—Indian Mountain School, Student Viewbook
  • Gold—Lauralton Hall Academy, Development Website
  • Gold—Newark Academy, Admissions Website
  • Gold—Potomac State College, TV Single
  • Gold—The Academy of the Holy Cross, Total Recruitment
  • Silver—Albuquerque Academy, Total Fund Raising
  • Silver—Capitol Hill Day School, Total Integrated Campaign
  • Silver—Lauralton Hall Academy, Special Video
  • Silver—Newark Academy, Website
  • Silver—Newark Academy, Video Viewbook
  • Silver—Shady Side Academy, Direct Mail
  • Bronze—Albuquerque Academy, Special Video
  • Bronze—Albuquerque Academy, Campaign Folder
  • Bronze—Albuquerque Academy, Logo
  • Bronze—Lauralton Hall Academy, Total Fund Raising
  • Bronze—Tennessee State University, Brochure
  • Merit—Albuquerque Academy, Special Video
  • Merit—Albuquerque Academy, Logo
  • Merit—Gallaudet University, Student Viewbook
  • Merit—Lauralton Hall Academy, Logo
  • Merit—Newark Academy, Student Viewbook
  • Merit—Shady Side Academy, Brochure
  • Merit—Shore Country Day School, Infographic

We believe delivering unsurpassed results for our clients is one of the most satisfying things we’ll ever do.


"We challenged Creosote to design a communications strategy to improve on traditional methods. Creosote's expertise and creativity pushed us to implement innovative tools. The results are phenomenal."

—Jeffrey Morgan, Campaign Initiatives and Major Gifts, Albuquerque Academy