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Publication Design

Category: Presentation with Equipment
Type: Individual or Team

Overview

Includes a presentation. Review specific guidelines for each event as guidelines vary.

Topic: You have been hired to develop a publication portfolio for a new “fresh food” (i.e. prepared meals, ingredients to make meals, natural foods, etc.) home delivery service that will open soon in a community of about 250,000 residents. The business will be a delivery service. The business will have a variety of delivery options to meet the needs of different types of customers (i.e. meat, vegetarian, vegan, family, couples, gluten-free, etc.). The materials developed should clearly identify the target market and its products. Give the business a name. The portfolio should include a logo for the business, a poster to advertise the business, a business card, and three additional promotional products.

Guidelines

Specific Guidelines
  • The event is to highlight print publications.
  • Visual aids and samples specifically related to the project may be used in the presentation; however, no items may be left with the judges or audience.
  • Competitors may bring copies of printed materials designed for presentation.
  • Comply with state and federal copyright laws.
  • The presentation should include the team’s objective toward the topic; use of different design techniques; a list of software used; and copyright issues with images or other items.

Timeline

Equipment Setup: 5 min
Performance: 7 min
Warning: 6 min
Time Up: 7 min
Penalty Over Time: 5 pts
Q & A: 3 min

PUBLICATION DESIGN PRESENTATION RATING SHEET

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Graphic Design

Category: Presentation with Equipment
Type: Individual or Team

Overview

Includes a presentation. Review specific guidelines for each event as guidelines vary.

Topic: Create a digital magazine spread for the FBLA publication, Tomorrow’s Business Leader. You must include a cover; a feature article on an FBLA program; an interview with an educator, professional member, or sponsor; and a promotional announcement for the 2018 National Leadership Conference in Baltimore.

Guidelines

Specific Guidelines
  • Emphasize graphic interpretation of the topic and design.
  • Do not use any words, diagrams, clip art, and/or artwork that are not public domain.
  • The logo must be saved in JPEG, GIF, or EPS format. Graphics should be computer generated.

Timeline

Equipment Setup: 5 min
Performance: 7 min
Warning: 6 min
Time Up: 7 min
Penalty Over Time: 5 pts
Q & A: 3 min