San Diego, California — Seamgen invites San Diego based nonprofit organizations to submit applications for its CreateAthon® event, to be held October 24-25, 2015. CreateAthon is a 24-hour blitz during which time, Seamgen provides creative services to chosen nonprofit organizations on a pro bono basis.

“This is our first year partnering with CreateAthon and it will definitely represent some of the most important work we will do all year,” said Marc Alringer, Seamgen’s President and CEO. “It’s a pleasure to be able to offer our extremely talented team for the betterment of our community, and given the extreme budget challenges for nonprofits, we believe CreateAthon can make a huge difference”.


Interested San Diego nonprofits should apply for Seamgen’s CreateAthon services no later than September 21st, 2015. Those selected, will be announced by October 1st, 2015. Projects may include things such as: mobile strategy, brand strategy/messaging, marketing and PR plans, brand identity (logos), letterhead packages, outdoor boards, brochures/posters, web design, social media programs, search engine marketing programs, email programs etc. For an application, please email createathon@seamgen.com.

“We’re thrilled to welcome Seamgen as the newest member of the CreateAthon family,” said Teresa Coles, co-founder of CreateAthon. “We’re grateful to them for their vision in embracing CreateAthon as an inspiring model for pro bono marketing services. We can’t wait to see the great work that will come from this effort for San Diego nonprofits and the causes they represent.”

CreateAthon was founded in 1997 by Riggs Partners, a marketing and communications firm in Columbia, South Carolina. The program has grown from a local, single business effort to a national network that has engaged more than 100 organizations in pro bono marketing marathons. Participating organizations include advertising, marketing and communications firms, digital and PR agencies, university students, corporations, and marketing trade organizations interested in lending their creative marketing skills and talents to create social change in their communities The effort has benefited over 1,300+ nonprofit organizations with 3,500+ projects valued at over $20.5 million. Seamgen is honored to collaborate with CreateAthon to target assistance locally.

Seamgen is a creative application development agency that helps innovative brands and businesses engage with their customers across multiple platforms. Their user-centric approach has developed successful sophisticated business applications for the Fortune 500 as well as defined, built, and scaled business models and applications for innovative funded startups. Major clients represented by Seamgen include SeaWorld, KIA, Aldera, Lytx, and ViaSat. For more information, visit www.seamgen.com.