Company

Company

 

ECLECTIC FONTS FOR LIVING BRANDS. Parachute® is an acclaimed European type foundry which was founded in 2001 by Panos Vassiliou. He was later joined by 13 other designers all coming from diverse design fields.

Apart from its commercial line of typefaces, Parachute® offers bespoke branding services for corporate typefaces and lettering. For over a decade, Parachute has provided custom and corporate font services to high profile international customers such as Bank of America, European Commission, UEFA, Samsung, IKEA, Interbrand, National Geographic, Financial Times, National Bank of Greece, Alpha Bank  and many others.
During its first 2 years Parachute focused in the local market by offering a select number of Latin and Greek typefaces including a few revivals of historical importance. Ever since, an emphasis was placed in developing multilingual support for its existing type library as well as for new releases. The list included several award-winning typefaces such as Centro, Champion Script, Regal and Bague .  
All Parachute fonts have been designed to offer multilingual support for major scripts such as Latin, Greek and Cyrillic. Latest entries support Arabic as well. For an updated profile please visit our website.

Communication Arts Typography Competition 2016 | Award Winner
Adamant Sans Pro
 

Communication Arts Typography Competition 2015 | Award of Excellence
Das Grotesk Pro
 

Granshan Awards 2014 | Award Winner
Adamant Sans Pro
 

Hiiibrand Typography Competition 2014 | Bronze Award
Bague Sans Pro

Hiiibrand Typography Competition 2014 | Merit Award
Occula

European Design Awards 2014 | Bronze
Bague Pro
 

German Design Awards 2014 | Nominee
Regal Pro
 

Hiiibrand Typography Competition 2013 | Silver Award
Regal Pro

 

Hiiibrand Typography Competition 2013 | Nomination
Encore Sans Pro
 

Red dot Design Awards 2012 | Grand Prix Winner
Regal Pro

 

Red Dot Design Awards 2012 | Best of the Best Winner
Regal Pro


Communication Arts Typography Competition 2012 | Award of Excellence
Regal Pro


German Design Awards 2012 | Nominee
Encore Sans Pro

 

Creative Review Type Annual 2011 | Winner
Regal Pro

 

European Design Awards 2011 | Finalist
Regal Pro

 

EBGE Awards 2011 | Finalist
Regal Pro

 

Granshan Awards 2010 | Excellence Award
Regal Pro

 

Granshan Awards 2010 | Excellence Award
Champion Script Pro

 

Granshan Awards 2010 | Excellence Award
Adamant Pro

 

Granshan Awards 2010 | Excellence Award
Encore Sans Pro

 

European Design Awards 2010 | Silver Winner
Encore Sans Pro

International Type Design Competition 2009 | Excellence Award
Centro Pro

International Type Design Competition 2009 | Excellence Award
Champion Script Pro

International Type Design Competition 2009 | Excellence Award
Goudy Initials Pro and Goudy Ornaments

European Design Awards 2008 | Gold Winner
Centro Pro 

EBGE Awards 2004 | Merit Award
Archive Pro

EBGE Awards 2002 | Merit Award
Libera Pro 

EBGE Awards 2002 | Merit Award
Manic Attack