Category Archives: New York

/ ON BOARD WITH Marco Velazquez

Our very own Marco is a cool character with a fascinating mix of talents. He is both a highly creative designer who started drawing at six-years-old and an aspiring boxer who trains assiduously. Both fields of endeavor allow this affable … Continue reading

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/ NEWS FLASH! STC Rocks in East Asia

One of our incredibly talented graphic artists, Jackie Jack, is leaving shortly with his band to play at the famous 2014 Spring Scream Festival held on the island of Taiwan. This event, which is in its 20th year, is held … Continue reading

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/ Looking Ahead…and Proud

With goals and dreams for 2014 already in the making, we are now looking back at 2013 with wonderment. We’ve rarely shared the successes of our team of graphic artists, writers and business builders. So, before we forget the past … Continue reading

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/ ON BOARD WITH Rosa Levitan

Our go-to social media guru looks relaxed as she sits with her back to the desk and feet up while typing away on her laptop. But looks can be deceiving. This is just the tip of the iceberg. Our staffer … Continue reading

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/ THINGS WE LOVE: The Lucky Frog

The Lucky Frog is found in all STC offices worldwide. Why does this endearing creature have a home with us? STC was started 20 years ago by Sophie Ann Terrisse, as many of you know. When asked, she relates this … Continue reading

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/ ON BOARD WITH Jemille Bailey

Outgoing, gregarious staffer, Jemille Bailey, splits his time between work and his studies. This multitalented individual handles both accounting issues and operations for STC. At Columbia, he is currently enrolled in Masterpieces of Western Literature which involves reading classic works … Continue reading

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/ Abercrombie & Fitch: Rebranding at Its Best

An Inauspicious Start in 1892 The Abercrombie Company began life in a shop on South Street in Manhattan 121 years ago. David Abercrombie, the founder, was joined eight years later by Ezra Fitch, a lawyer who wanted to expand the … Continue reading

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/ BIKES: AMSTERDAM VS. MANHATTAN

Amsterdam I vividly remember our first trip to Amsterdam in The Netherlands. Having read about this spot in travel books, I was well aware that the denizens of this fair city liked to travel around on two-wheel bikes. Even so, … Continue reading

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/ The Great Gatsby: Book and Movies

BOOK Every five years or so, I make a point of rereading F. Scott Fitzgerald’s literary masterpiece, The Great Gatsby, to restore my faith in literary excellence. Gatsby was published in 1925, when he was 29-years-old and had already achieved … Continue reading

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