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Calvin Carter in meeting speaking

Coca-Cola Freestyle Named a Finalist for the Appy Awards

We’d like to congratulate Coca-Cola Freestyle for their nomination in the 2016 Appy Awards, which acknowledge creativity and excellence in app design. The Coca-Cola Freestyle received recognition in the Restaurant, Food, and Beverage category. Other nominees in the Restaurants/Food/Beverage category include: XValues by Wine Spectator for Wine Spectator Chuz App by Chuz App for Chuz See all the... read more

Mobile Dev + Test conference Bottle Rocket Recap

Mobile Dev + Test Con 2016

This April, BR attended the Mobile Dev + Test conference. Our senior quality assurance lead, Philip Hake, attended to learn, participate, and represent Bottle Rocket while our Direct of Android Engineering, Luke Wallace, went to teach a few courses on... read more

John Sanford Visits Alma Mater to Pay It Forward

Recently, Rocketeer John Sanford returned to his hometown to speak at his elementary alma mater. Harts Buff ISD is a public school district in small-town Titus County, Texas and is home to a few Rocketeers including John. When an old art teacher reached out to speak on how creativity and new technology correlate from an industry point of view, John offered to come in and speak to multiple elementary... read more

Happy Earth Day 2016 from Bottle Rocket

  Rocketeers love to plant their passions in the form of mobile experiences and innovative technology. We believe in developing the next big thing with seeds of new ideas and methods. However, these aren’t the only things we enjoy... read more

Luke Wallace at A&M Bootcamp

Bottle Rocket Takes Bootcamp on the Road

Recently, a group of Rocketeers traveled to Texas A&M to host a two-track Android and iOS Bootcamp. A spin-off of the Bootcamp held in our office, the event helped spread the word of Bottle Rocket to students outside the DFW area. The seven-hour... read more


Rocketeer Charity | American Society for Deaf Children

Every month, Rocketeers select a charity of the month to support. For the month of April, that charity is the American Society for Deaf Children. According to their website, the organization commits themselves to empowering diverse families with deaf children... read more

OgilvyOne Named a Leader by Gartner

Congratulations to OgilvyOne Worldwide for having been named a Leader by Gartner, a top information technology research and advisory company, in their Magic Quadrant for Global Digital Marketing Agencies report. OgilvyOne Worldwide is the only traditional marketing agency named a Leader in the report, which evaluated 21 digital agencies based on 15 different criteria. Gartner’s comments on Global Digital... read more

Calvin Carter to Judge the 2016 Appy Awards

In the month of May, Calvin Carter will participate in the 2016 Appy Awards as a judge. The Appy Awards celebrate and acknowledge creativity and excellence in app design in nearly 40 categories including: Health and Fitness mCommerce or Mobile Payments Entertainment: Movies/Television/Video Restaurants/Food/Beverage Calvin joins 13 other judges in the 2016 Appy Awards jury. The winners will be... read more