Rick Warren Crowdsources New Book Cover on 99designs.com

San Francisco
15 Sep 2009

Open Opportunity to Design the Cover of a New York Times Best Selling Author

BUSINESS WIRE -— 99designs.com, the largest marketplace for crowdsourced graphic design, today announced that Rick Warren, best selling author of The Purpose Driven Life, is running an open design project to design the cover of his new book, The Hope You Need. Warren's last book sold over 30 million copies.

“99designs creates opportunities for designers all across the globe to showcase their talents on a level playing field,” said Mark Harbottle, Founder of 99designs.com. “Rick Warren’s project is another great example of giving an unheralded designer an equal opportunity and the chance to jump-start their career with a high profile project that they would not otherwise have been exposed to.”

For more information and the specific requirements of Rick Warren’s book cover design project please visit: http://99designs.com/contests/28531. The deadline for submissions is on September 19th, 2009.

99designs.com connects clients needing custom design work such as logos and websites to a thriving community of over 46,000 talented designers who submit a new custom design to the site every 12 seconds. To date 99designs.com has awarded over USD $6 million, with over USD $400,000 being paid to designers in the last 30 days alone.

About 99designs

99designs is the largest marketplace for crowdsourced graphic design, connecting passionate designers from around the globe with savvy clients who need design projects completed in a timely fashion without the usual risk or cost associated with professional design services. It has held over 28,000 design contests to date with over 2,600,000 unique designs submitted. For more information please visit: 99designs.com.

Jason Aiken