VividHues changed its name from MW2 Marketing and Multimedia in Spring of 2003. MW2 (formerly dba Mantis Webber) has been a design and marketing consultancy since 1995.

In the last eight years, we have worked with clients like Broderbund Software, Ntechra, Harvard Business School Publishing, Cisco Systems, Cabrillo College, County of Santa Cruz, San Jose - Cleveland Ballet, Santa Cruz Tech Prep Consortium, Art Today, The Dental Clinic, and others.


You have a product to sell and an audience to speak to, and you want your message to resound with them. What you need is the help of industry professionals to shape your message!

Our award-winning copywriting staff can write, edit, proof, and format your copy for best results.

Vivid Hues works with small businesses, individuals and non-profits to help them refine their outbound messaging.

Successful businesses know how important their outbound messages are.


Our expert marketing staff can help you with marketing strategy, media planning, original and secondary market research, marketing creative development and much more. Make sure your marketing is working hard for you.

Good messages will open doors to new opportunities, while weak messages can shut them abruptly. Don't get shut out.

Contact us for more information. We'll make sure you get your message across to the right audience, in the right way. It's our specialty.

E. S. Arges
With 14 years as a high-technology marketing and sales professional, Ms. Arges was most recently Director of Marketing Communications at Jareva, developer of enterprise software for network infrastructure management. Prior to that she served as Director of Marketing Communications and E-Commerce Operations at Exclaim, the leading marketplace ASP for fine arts and collectibles. During her tenure at Exclaim, she led the team that created, the first e-commerce marketplace for Thomas Kinkade’s $140 million annual business. As Director of Marketing at, Eytihia provided online publications for major periodicals like Inc., Forbes, Entrepreneur, the Harvard Business Review, Muscle and Fitness, Prevention Magazine and Computer Gaming World.

Eytihia is actively involved in many local philanthropic organizations including Graffiti Free Santa Cruz, The Children’s Musical Theater of San Jose and the Palo Alto Philharmonic.