Montclair resident, Donna Bonavita of Bonavita Design LLC, has been inducted into the New Jersey Advertising Hall of Fame. The awards ceremony was held in the Highlawn Pavilion in West Orange. The Hall of Fame inducts individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the field. Prior to founding her own firm 12 years ago, Donna was Creative Director of Global Design for the accounting firm KPMG LLP, establishing a brand identity that spanned 143 countries. She also propelled World Magazine to national and international design acclaim during her tenure as Art Director. Donna developed the brand for the Global Benefactor of the Nobel Peace Center and Nobel Peace Prize Concert, Oslo, Norway—The Pearson Family Members Fund and additionally was the designer for First Night Montclair’s gold award-winning promotional marketing material.
The Advertising Hall of Fame of New Jersey annually inducts professionals who have made significant lasting contributions to the advertising industry in New Jersey. Members of this prestigious group are selected based on their leadership, demonstration of creativity, professional integrity, achievements of national significance, philanthropy, and economic contributions to the state.