Independent Design Professional
Graphic Design | Orange County, California Area, US
I am a dynamic and experienced creative professional with a proven track record of designing and developing original and fresh, integrated marketing and communication initiatives. My exceptional work ethic and commitment to building strong and lasting client and business relationships will certainly be an asset to any project or team dynamic. Having run my own successful design studio for the last 13 years, I have extensive experience with management of multiple projects, clients, and budgets. Above all, I am passionate about creative innovation, organization and exceeding client expectations.
My work has been consistently acknowledged in industry award shows including Print’s Regional Design and Digital Design Annuals, LogoLounge, HOW, ADDYs and CLIOs. I received my BFA in Advertising Design from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California.
Specialties: Logo and icon design, corporate identity and branding, promotions, packaging design, print, web design and illustration
My work has been honored in many awards shows, publications and websites including local, regional and national ADDYs, CLIO, HOW, PRINT, TheDieline.com and Neenah Paperworks.
I’ve also been published in nearly 40 design annuals honoring over 300 works including:
American Corporate Identity, Rockport's Letterhead and Logo Design, Rockport's Design:Logo, iheartlogos, LogoNest, LogoLounge, LogoLounge Masters Library, PRINT’s Best Letterheads and Business Cards, Smashing Logo Design and the LogoPond Book.
From my reputation and experience in the logo and icon design disciplines, I have been a writing contributor and consultant to Smashing Logo Design, LogoNest 01, 02, the B&W Special Edition 03 and the Graphic Artist’s Guild’s Handbook of Pricing and Ethical Guidelines.
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