Professional Experience

PARTNER/CREATIVE DIRECTOR
2COMMUNIQUÉ, Albany, NY, September 2003 – present
The design studio develops projects for regional and national clients focusing on editorial design, whether it’s for the print or digital medium. Projects include various print, interactive, motion and identity components. Partial client list: AIGA Colorado, AIGA Upstate New York, Aspect Press, Cate School, Colorado Rural Electrical Association, Colorado Country Life, Corporate Legal Times/Inside Counsel, CXO Media, Emerson College, Harvard University, McKinsey & Company, Noble & Greenough, Sarasota Chamber of Commerce, Science News, Shinn & Company, Telluride Publishing, Touchstone Community School, Tufts University.

CREATIVE DIRECTOR
Chris St. Cyr Design, Boston, MA, December 2000 – August 2003
Specializing in interactive and print design, the studio analyzed each project, determined the most effective means for visual communication, and delivered final design solutions that had visual clarity, integrity, and sophistication. Partial client list: American Motility Society, Haley & Steele, Massachusetts College of Art + Design, Project Bread, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Tufts University.

DESIGNER
Thoughtbubble Productions, Boston, MA, June 2000 – December 2000
Working in a team-based company saw interactive projects through from concept to information architecture to user interface design. Also art directed multimedia designers in the creation of motion graphics elements of websites.

ART DIRECTOR
Cadmus Custom Publishing, Boston, MA, April 1996 – December 1998
Designed and art directed multiple publications including Continental Airlines’ Continental, Private Screening, and 777 Entertainment Guide. Assisted with the development and design of the initial company website.

DESIGNER
Addison-Wesley Publishing Co., Reading, MA, June 1992 – April 1996
Designed and produced book jackets for hard cover and paperback versions of publications for the General Books division. Customized book cover designs for clients of the health care line of books. Designed and developed the initial website for the General Books Group.

ASSOCIATE PRODUCER
Planet Dexter, Reading, MA, July 1994 – April 1995
A Satellite of Addison-Wesley Publishing Co.
Produced the first two series of books for the launch of the Planet Dexter line of publications. Worked with editors, printers, and product manufacturers to design appropriate packaging for the book and supplemental educational objects. Extended the design of the series of books established by design consultants Skolos-Wedell.