by By Jonathan Vatner | July 14, 2009

Graphic RecorderGraphic recorders use drawings with text to distill speeches and brainstorming sessions into an easily understandable and visually stimulating format. Companies can hang the finished product in the office or scan it in and post it onto a blog with hyperlinks. Courtney Caplan, president of Caplan Miller Events in Austin, Texas, recommends Sunni Brown, owner of BrightSpot Info Design (, whose corporate rate is $2,000 per day.