ABOUT

  • Currently manager for the Communication Design team at Facebook, last year Josh concluded his role as Design Director for President Obama’s 2012 campaign. As the Design Director, Josh built and led the design team for the historic 2012 political campaign in which the web, design, and technology played a pivotal role. The responsibility of Josh and the team was to design the Obama 2012 campaign both online and offline. A main focus of his was on creating a uniform message and consistent visual language across all mediums. With roots in both advertising and graphic design, Josh’s work has earned him national honors. He has done extensive work for brands including Asics Footwear, HP, Fender Guitars, The Tony Hawk Foundation, CBS, Perry Ellis International, Kyocera, Bolle & Serengeti Eyewear, Newcastle Brown Ale, PF Changs, Yamaha, and Life Technologies.

    Josh dedicates a percentage of his time to social causes. Finding creative ways to support them has manifested into successful exhibits and charitable projects, like The Hurricane, So-Cal and Haiti Poster Projects in addition to lecture series with photographers, designers and film makers with proceeds donated to various charitable organizations.

    Case studies and samples of work done for the clients listed above and others are available upon request.

    AFFILIATIONS / ACCOLADES
    Hurricane Poster Project, Contributor
    So-Cal Poster Project, Founder
    Haiti Poster Project, Founder
    Phonography Show, Founder
    Designing Obama, AIGA Chattanooga, Speaker
    AIGA Unite, Speaker
    Y Conference, Speaker
    Converge Conference, Speaker
    Brand New Conference, Speaker
    TYPO SF, Speaker
    Creative Mornings, Speaker
    AIGA, San Diego Board of Directors (2003-05)
    HOW Magazine Promotion Design Awards
    HOW Magazine International Design Awards
    The Creative Show Gold And Silver Award
    Print’s Regional Design Annual
    Gold Addy – American Advertising Federation
    Communication Arts Website Of The Week
    Type Directors Club
    Communication Arts Design Annual
    PUBLISHED WORKS
    Logo Lounge Volumes 3, 4, 5, 6 & 7
    Color Harmony: Layout
    Project Safe Campaign Feature, Step Magazine
    Design Matters: Packaging 01
    1000 Music Graphics
    The Package Design Workbook
    Directions In Packaging, Step Magazine
    Good Design by Terry Marks
    Logo Lounge Masters Series
    Just Design by Christopher Simmons
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