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DVC student designs chosen for Oakland billboards

Inspire Oakland BillboardOakland Digital sponsors an annual billboard design competition called Inspire Oakland. Launched in 2009, Oakland Digital is an award-winning, non-profit, digital marketing agency that has impacted the lives of 5,200 East Bay students and entrepreneurs. Students utilize Inspire Oakland as a large scale, real-world project, and build industry experience. 


In this year’s billboard design competition, three DVC students made it to the top 18, and ARTDM student, Jilly Huynh, was selected as a winner for the Inspire Oakland 2019 Billboard Competition! Jilly's design placed number one in the judging and was number one overall. Her design will be featured on an Oakland Billboard.

Please join us in congratulating these students on their hard work and doing an amazing job representing our school in the competition.

DVC Inspire Oakland finalists

  • Jilly Huynh - billboard design winner
  • Juan Carlos Prieto Martinez
  • Christy Hu

All three designs will be displayed in the ARTDM A303 lab.