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L.A. 2024 Taps 72andSunny, Bruce Mau Design To Help Craft Bid

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 12 / 16

L.A. 2024 has tapped creative agencies 72andSunny and Bruce Mau Design to develop the bid's entire “aesthetic identity,” the committee said Friday, and has hired 72andSunny Brand Dir Matt Rohmer as its Marketing Dir. The bid committee will unveil its official logo and other branding ma...

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