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VBAT Blog: The Transition

What made former art director/creative director Kees Rijken switch to become a photographer? Learn more about him in an interview with VBAT's PR Manager Connie Fluhme.

16 MARCH 2017

Moving back to Amsterdam

VBAT moves back to Amsterdam to a magnificent old bicycle factory in the Pilotenstraat. Growth steadily continues and we grow to 9...
Read more 1 MARCH 2004

Design Award

Our ABN AMRO Sibos Conference Stand wins a special merit at the US Exhibitor International Awards.  
Read more 25 FEBRUARY 2004

ADCN Silver Award

We win a Silver ADCN award for our Etos (chemists) private label packaging.
Read more 1 JUNE 2002

VBAT acquires Brown/KSDP

Due to a worldwide WPP takeover of Brown and KSDP, VBAT acquires Brown/KSDP’s Amsterdam offices and clients. A team of 9 joi...
Read more 1 FEBRUARY 2002

New office

After 16 years we move from our home to new offices at Schiphol Airport.
Read more 1 MAY 2000

ADCN Award

We win a Gold ADCN award for the Bykare Pharmaceuticals packaging range.
Read more 1 JUNE 1998

ADCN Silver Award

We win a Silver ADCN award for CPC packaging.
Read more 1 JUNE 1996

ADCN Silver Awards

We win three Silver ADCN awards. For Douwe Egberts Coffee Systems, an identity for Urban Opera (self promotion for Y&R) and an...
Read more 1 JANUARY 1994

Independence

Visser Bay Anders Toscani buys the 50% stake from Y&R group to become a 100% independent Design Agency. The full 100% is now o...
Read more 1 JANUARY 1993