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ABOUT

I was born and raised in Oakland, California and took to art at an early age including drawing, lettering, and later, to photography and making amateur movies.

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2012–Present
Art Director, Epsilon
San Francisco, California
Design and production of marketing communications for web, email and print.

2009–2012
Designer, Contributing Writer
Bicycle Quarterly magazine

Seattle, Washingtion
Redesign of Bicycle Quarterly magazine print publication in 2009 and website in 2012. Design and production of Compass Bicycles website for components in 2012.

2007–2011
Designer
Creative Lab, Google, Inc.

Mountain View/San Francisco, California
Design and production of Google brand marketing materials for web and print.

2002–2006
Mark Eastman Design & Photography
Palo Alto, California
Freelance design, art direction, lettering and photography.

1994–2002
Associate Designer, Contributing Writer
Communication Arts magazine

Menlo Park, California
Redesign of the Communication Arts identity and the print publication in Spring 1995. Design, art direction and production of CA collateral, print advertising, direct mail, web banner ads and other brand materials. Contributing writer.

1993–1994
Mark Eastman Design & Photography
Palo Alto, California
Freelance design, art direction, lettering and photography.

1991–1992
Member of Typographic Staff
Adobe Systems, Inc.

Mountain View, California
Type 1 PostScript conversion of digital typefaces under license with original type foundries. Design and production of Adobe marketing publications for print including Font & Function magazine.

1989–1991
Student
California College of Arts

Oakland/San Francisco, California
Founded in 1907 as California College of Arts and Crafts. BFA in Graphic Design 1991.

1982–1988
Commercial Sign Painter
The Art Sign Company

Oakland, California
Traditional handlettering and digital sign production for commercial, professional and retail clients.

When I'm not at work I enjoy cycling, art, film, jazz, the outdoors and travel.