News

VBAT and dBOD join forces

Two of the Netherlands most well known and long established Design and Branding agencies have agreed to work together under one holding company. The holding company will be named VBAT Group. The two brands, VBAT and dBOD, will continue to operate as separate entities. However VBAT will become the core operating company, while dBOD will continue servicing a number of specific clients.

Remco van der Sluis, takes the role of CEO of VBAT Group and of the expanded VBAT. Eugene Bay maintains his role as Chairman of the Group and as a Brand Director for clients. Download the Press Release for more information.

26 APRIL 2016

ADCN Gold Award

We win an ADCN Lamp for the HEMA’s new Biscuit Line and an ADCN Golden Lamp for the Jordasch Jeans Brand Identity.
Read more 1 JUNE 1992

Winning mood

The Netherlands wins the European Football Championships. Our very first prize, a Gold ADCN (Art Directors Club of the Netherland...
Read more 1 MARCH 1988

Change at the top

The first of the original four to leave was our commercial partner, van Raam. As the only non-creative, she soon felt that she did...
Read more 1 JANUARY 1987

Steady growth

Our client and project portfolio steadily grows. We are working for a number of product lines for our clients Smiths Food Group, G...
Read more 1 FEBRUARY 1986

Our offer

In the ‘80s the design fraternity in the Netherlands was split into two camps. One group, which had access to all government...
Read more 1 APRIL 1984

Early clients

From day one we worked for a number of commercial mainstream consumer brands and a number of well-known corporate brands. Mona, t...
Read more 1 MARCH 1984

The founding

At the beginning of 1984, four individuals were invited by Y&R and, the then highly acclaimed creative advertising agency, PMS...
Read more 1 JANUARY 1984