Oceanside, CA (July 12th, 2004—The Machine announces a partnershipwith the NXTAgency. The partnership will combine The Machine’s award winningmarketing and design services with the NXTAgency’s extensive experiencein youth culture marketing and the activities that support it.

This new creative unit represents a unique way for companies to form acomplete campaign for their products on a local and national level. TheMachine and the NXTagency will now offer a comprehensive list ofMarketing and advertising services including: brand identity, packaging,web programming and design, interactive media, print and broadcast mediaproduction, DVD’s, apparel/product design, POP, event promotion andcollateral.

©¯ We are more than excited about this partnership, this allows TheMachine’s clients a turnkey solution that is unmatched in the action sportsindustry.We are now in a position to tap into other youth driven marketsthrough the partnership with the NXTagency. This alignment brings anauthentic group Of individuals with proven youth-targeted track recordstogether and we are proud to offer these services to our current and futureclients” says The Machines Co-Founder Travis Wood.

About The Machine

The Machine is an award winning Action Sports Marketing and Design Groupbased in Oceanside, California, a central hub of the Action Sportsindustry..We are a brand development group that conceptualizes and executescreativesolutions via print, web, marketing, and event promotion. Having over 30years combined experience specializing in the Action Sports industry, weareable to provide clients with an insight into the minds of youth cultureandhow they directly influence the mainstream markets. Developing new andeffective ways to communicate is what we thrive upon.

Our mission is to help clients grow their business through the use ofcreative marketing and expertise in Action Sports. We will ensurecustomersatisfaction through teamwork, timely service, dedication and integritywhile maintaining a reputation for unmatched market experience andprofessionalism.

The Machine©Ë†s Design rapport includes: DC Shoe Company, Mattel, SimsSnowboards, Forum Snowboards, Special Blend Clothing, IMG, Target,BonfireClothing, Salomon Snowboards, Circa Footwear, Todd McFarlane, TransworldPublications, and Allyance Clothing.

Visit us at http://www.themachinedesign.com to view our pdf portfolio.by phone contact Jason at (760) 433-7749 by email contactinfo@themachinedesign.com

About NXTagency

With extensive experience in youth culture marketing and understandingofthe various lifestyles that support it, NXTagency has a uniqueperspectivein achieving effective consumer marketing, public relations and creativeinitiatives. With proven experience successfully marketing products toyouthculture, NXTagency has developed crucial relationships that can be usedtofurther their clients©Ë† brands within the Gen-Y/X demographics in unique,authentic and creative ways.

NXTagency consists of Marketing and PR professionals who have executedsuccessful initiatives collaboratively and individually for suchcompanies/brands as Ford, TurtleWax, Oakley, Nike, X Games, Clear Channel, HotImportNights, Mattel, Formula Drift, X Concepts, and numerous other successfulyouth-targeted brands.