Brand-focused art director /designer with diverse experience in identity, communication, packaging, and digital design. Intelligent, passionate, professional, geeky.
Arizona State University, The Polytechnic School // Lecturer
Instructor and Course Creator in Graphic Information Technology. Key courses taught include Creative Thinking & Design Visualization and Senior Portfolio Design & Presentation.
Starship Design // Art Director, Founder, Principal
Me, the one-man agency, working independently with small business and institutional clients, primarily on brand strategy and identity design projects. All the responsibilities, including the day-to-day of running a business.
Clients include: Fascinate, Inc., Antimony Media, Open Communities, The Underground Shakespeare Company, Synergy Showroom, qFuturo, ChatWisdom, GoPro
Twenty years design, art direction, strategy, production, and teaching experience within agencies, in-house design groups, and as a one-man show.
Agencies include: Interbrand, The Brand Union, Carbone Smolan Agency, Tribal, Saatchi & Saatchi, Lippincott, Pushpin Group, McGarry-Bowen, Vector Media, Graj+Gustavsen
Clients include: MakerBot, Tom Ford, Tommy Hilfiger, SmartWater, Lord & Taylor, The Armory Show, NFL, Bank of America, Charles Schwab, Harley-Davidson, Brooks Brothers
Higher Ed. includes: NYU Law School, Drexel University, Montclair State Univ., NYC College of Technology (CUNY), Touro College
University for the Creative Arts (UK)
Major: Graphic Communication
Focus: Cultural Identity & Consumer Branding
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Focus: Aerospace, English
Logos & Identity, Brand Strategy, Brand Development, Packaging, Presentations, Print Layout, Photography, Editorial, Research, Retouching, eBooks, Digital Publishing, Mobile, Interactive, UX, UI, User Testing, Project Management
Affiliations & Side Projects
AIGA, NAPP, Freelancers Union, InDesign Users Group, New York City Podcast Meetup, The Busy Creator Podcast, New York Rugby Club, Drexel Rugby Alumni Association, Empire State Indivisible
Photo by Jerome Charles
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