The Design Channel to Support NRTC Marketing for Broadband, Video, and Power Management Solutions

Agency selected to develop printed materials for multiple divisions of rural utility cooperative

Washington, DC, September 20, 2017—It was announced today by David Franek, president and chief creative officer of The Design Channel (TDC), that the National Rural Telecommunications Cooperative (NRTC) has awarded the development of brochures and banner-ups promoting a range of its service lines to TDC.

Franek said, “While we’ve worked with NRTC on many projects over the years and are familiar with their products and services, it’s exciting to see how the organization has evolved to become a go-to resource for a wide range of communications and utility solutions. We look forward to continuing to support their outreach as an expert provider of technology solutions across rural America.”

The assignment will include a series of brochures that outlines NRTC’s offerings and service partners in the broadband, video, and power demand response arenas. These pieces will focus on the value-added services and knowledge leadership that NRTC conveys to its members and, ultimately, to their communities’ benefit. In addition, trade show banner-ups will be created for NRTC’s broadband and video services.

About NRTC

The National Rural Telecommunications Cooperative (NRTC) represents the technology interests of more than 1,500 rural utilities and affiliates in 48 states. It provides access to products and services developed specifically to meet the needs of rural utilities and their customers. These include Smart Grid technologies, advanced metering infrastructure, wireless technologies, power quality products, long distance programs, mobile phone service, IP backbone services and video programming rights for cable and IPTV providers. More information can be found at

About TDC

With offices in Washington, DC; Baltimore, Maryland; and Atlanta, Georgia, The Design Channel ( provides a full range of integrated creative services, including branding, marketing communications and advertising, digital content marketing, and broadcast and interactive media.