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Springleap and Telkom presents: 'Pinnacle' design competition - US$1250

shoutOut on 1/7/11 by DuncanBoxie in wordUp

Friends, family or business contacts, Telkom is all about connecting and bringing people closer together .

Telkom Pinnacle is a personalised telecommunications service designed to cater for the needs of valued residential customers . Telkom recognises those esteemed individuals who’ve reached ‘the pinnacle’ in life and strives to deliver the best possible service to them.

Being a Pinnacle customer means you have access to a world of exclusives – from a dedicated contact centre , to your very own magazine. And what better way to showcase our commitment to serving Pinnacle customers than a T-shirt designed exclusively for them?

So stake your claim to fame by designing a T-shirt embodying the values of Pinnacle and you could WIN US$1250 cash! The winning design will be transformed into Pinnacle apparel worn exclusively by the ‘who’s-who’ of Telkom clients and showcased in our magazine and on our website!

Telkom is asking designers to create a Pinnacle branded T-shirt that shows what being at the pinnacle of life means to them.
We’re looking for that one special design embodying success, connection, exclusivity and panache . The winning design should reflect style, flair and creative confidence. It should be suitable for corporate use.
Remember that Pinnacle falls under the Telkom SA brand and ideally the colors used in your design should follow the Corporate Identity guidelines colour palette. You will need to download the color palette & logo below.



Submissions for designs open: 1 July 2021
Submissions for designs close: 1 August 2021
Voting starts: 2 August 2021
Voting ends: 19 August 2021
Winner announced: 22 August 2021

The winning design will be transformed into Pinnacle apparel worn exclusively by the ‘who’s-who’ of Telkom clients, with the designer scooping a prize of US$1250 (R10 000), plus media coverage in Pinnacle’s 365 magazine and website .

1. No obscenities or hate speech.
2. Only original works will be accepted.
a. Pinnacle should be the focal point of the design. The Telkom logo should appear somewhere on the garment. You can download the logo here.
b. T-shirt colors used should be Midnight blue, Sky blue, Black or White
c. The Telkom Corporate Identity guidelines should be followed in terms of the color palette. See the color palette here.
3. Each designer may submit up to five designs.
4. Winners will be chosen by the Springleap design panel, in conjunction with Telkom Pinnacle.
5. Standard Springleap terms and conditions apply over and above.
6. Telkom and Springleap reserve the rights to request the high-resolution artwork of any entry submitted into the “Pinnacle” design competition for non-commercial benefit such as media covering the process.
7. Telkom reserves the right to procure the rights to any designs submitted to the “Pinnacle” design competition, at a rate of R1500 per design.
8. Telkom reserves the right to display all procured designs in the Pinnacle 365 magazine, on the Pinnacle website, on promotional materials and at any Telkom Pinnacle exhibition or event.
9. The winner consents to having their photograph and works displayed in/on/at any of the above items.
10. The competition will run from 1 July 2021 to 1 August 2011. Winners will be chosen by Springleap in conjunction with Telkom Pinnacle from 2 August - 19 August 2011. The winner will be chosen on 19 August and announced on 22 August via the Springleap.com website, in the following issue of Pinnacle 365 and on the Pinnacle website.

Get started on your designs by downloading the Springleap t-shirt Submission Kit at www.springleap.com and get started right away!

Confused or uncertain about anything?

Post your questions about the Telkom ‘Pinnacle’ theme competition below or click our online support button to the left of our header.

Good Luck and Happy Designing!


For all of you that want some more inspiration or explanation, also read Duncan’s follow-up post here

shoutBack on 19/7/11 by amyabrahams

Nice one ;-p

shoutBack on 15/7/11 by Jono

WOOTWOOT this is gonna be another brilliant competition!
You guys all ready for this? ;)

shoutBack on 1/7/11 by DuncanBoxie

totally amazing!

shoutBack on 1/7/11 by 672835823