E X P E R I E N C E

Energy Times Magazine
Art Director, 2008-present
Design and production of magazine devoted to health and nutrition
10 issues per year
Redesigned the magazine and web site which resulted in double the traffic in 2 months

Relix Magazine
Art Director
2008
Design and production of 110 page music magazine
Produced 8 issues per year while redesigning the format

Canon USA
Art Director
2007-2012
Production and design of internal magazines: Imagine and Insight

Hearst Smart Money Custom Solutions
Art Director
2007
Design of custom magazines for financial companies including Schwab,
T. Rowe Price and Mercer Securities

Metal Edge Magazine
2007
Hired as a consultant to redesign 20 year old music magazine
Created new typography format, feature and department designs and color palette
Completed production of entire Fall issue and set up style sheets for existing Art Director to follow

Trump Magazine
Art Director
2004-2007
Art direction of upscale quarterly consumer magazine featuring Donald Trump products
and properties. Redesigned entire issue for relaunch. Responsible for photo research,
photo retouching and all production work, including creating press-ready PDFs

Poker Life Magazine
Art Director
2005-2007
Art direction of quarterly consumer magazine, media kits, collateral and ads

Smoke Magazine
Art Director
1995-2003
Art direction of quarterly consumer magazine, collateral and ads

Ziff-Davis: Computer Shopper Magazine
Design Director
1989-2004
Art direction and design of monthly consumer tech magazine
Supervision and management of 4 staff designers
Achieved bottom line results with the creation of an in-house digital photo studio,
reducing art budget by 30%
Functioned as in-house tech support for Mac workstations

Games Magazine
Art Director
1981-1989
Art Direction and design of Games Magazine and Games Junior
Control of budget for illustration and photography assignments

National Lampoon Magazine
Associate Art Director
1979-1981
Art direction and design of magazine articles and ads
Management of photo shoots and art assignments

Cowan Publishing
Designer
1978-1979
Design for magazines specializing in music and electronics

Amphoto
(American Photographic Book Publishing Co.)
Assistant Production Manager
1977-1978
Supervision of production for books dealing with photography


A F F I L I A T I O N S

Society of Publication Designers
NAPP (National Association of Photoshop Professionals)


A W A R D S

2010 American Graphic Design award for Energy Times, 2008 Boli award for Canon
Insight Magazine, Folio Ozzy, Society of Publication Designers: Merit & Silver awards,
Society of Illustrators, Dimensional Illustrators: Gold


C O M P U T E R

Expert in QuarkXPress, InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Flash,
Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere and Adobe Acrobat


E D U C A T I O N

B.S. Degree in Art Education, State University of New York at New Paltz