Elk Grove Village, IL (PRWEB) July 18, 2008
Ascender Corporation, a leading provider of advanced font products, today announced a new collection of fonts licensed from Chank Co. and Typodermic. The fonts are available immediately for purchase and instant download on both the http://www.AscenderFonts.com and http://www.FontMarketplace.com e-commerce websites. Additionally, Ascender will be offering this extensive font collection to its OEM/ISV customer base of hardware and software developers who license fonts to include with their products.
The Chank and Typodermic font collections are known for their extensive range of decorative styles, including both script and display fonts. All of the fonts offered by Ascender have been upgraded to offer complete Latin-1 character sets with support for both TrueType and OpenType formats. The fonts are packaged for download to Windows XP, Windows Vista, Mac OS X and other systems.
"We are proud to offer these wonderful fonts to our wide range of customers," said Steve Kuhlman, Ascender's Vice President of Sales. "The fonts from Chank and Typodermic bring a fresh palette of creative options for everyone from home & office computer users to creative professionals and hardware & software developers."
Ray Larabie is a prolific type designer based in Vancouver, Canada. His first adventure in type design was creating freeware fonts in 1996. Then he established the Typodermic type foundry to sell commercial fonts. Ray has designed a variety of fonts for clients ranging from children's TV shows to scrapbook software. His Typodermic collection includes a versatile range of script and display faces that cover a wide a range of stylistic effects, genres and time periods. Creative professionals have found Typodermic fonts to be a great resource for design inspiration and exploration.
About The Chank Company:
The Chank Co. is a Minneapolis-based type house led by the talented and energetic type designer Mister Chank Diesel. They have created a wide range of popular fonts that have been featured in a variety of consumer brands, museums, magazines and even an article in The Wall Street Journal. The Chank fonts collection available from Ascender includes a variety of script and decorative styles that are fun, lively and hip.
Ascender Corporation is a leading provider of advanced font products and innovative applications for mobile devices. Ascender's founders are font industry experts and have been involved in developing many of the most important and influential fonts used in computers and mobile devices. Ascender provides multilingual, custom font development and mobile phone applications for a wide range of customers including creative professionals, enterprises and hardware & software developers. Ascender also provides fonts for download to graphic designers through the http://www.AscenderFonts.com website and to consumers through the http://www.FontMarketplace.com website.
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