The job is to design an elegant logo which will be applied to two different companies. These are financial companies (in the finance and lending industry). We want a basic design that is clean and prestigious looking as would be expected for finance and investment companies.
The company names as we want them to appear on the logo are "MCK Capital Partners" and "DJK Capital LLC"
To who gets awarded the job, I'd like to see at least 6 potential design ideas, then I'll pick the one I like the most and it can be fine tuned into a concept that works for both logos. I will use the same design for both company logos, the text is really the only thing I plan on being different between them.
Generally, I like the darker colors for these logos (black, blue, grey, dark green, etc...). It needs to be simple and look good when printed in grey scale as well.
I have attached an example logo I think looks good (although I think the font is a little boring, and the graphic doesn't need to...