After receiving some helpful feedback, we have decided we need something a bit more modern and simple, but still clever and recognizable.
We want something clever and sophisticated, but not cartoony, too silly, or too busy
Please check out some of the new visual references we've uploaded for some direction.
Functionally, it does need to scale down to smaller sizes well, and be readable at heights as small as 150px. The text can be in the emblem or perhaps next to it. It should look just as good and readable on a website header as a business card, lawn sign, or t-shirt.
Since the name doesn't necessarily describe what the company does, it would be helpful if the logo made it a bit more clear in one way or another.
We will work with the winning designer on further projects, including a promotional business card, if they are interested.
Feel free to message us with any questions or concerns. Otherwise, have fun with it, and we look forward to seeing your designs!