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  • About

    Award-winning design.

    David started his Art Directing career at TBC, an Ad agency in Baltimore, MD, where he ultimately became Associate Creative Director. His clients at the agency included Blue Cross Blue Shield of Maryland, Micron Computers, the Baltimore Orioles Baseball Club, the Maryland Lottery, Schmidt Baking Co., Manor Hill Foods and Baltimore Aquarium.


    In 1997, David returned with his wife and children to his native Maine. He joined L.L. Bean where he eventually became the Sr. Art Director for the Men’s, Travel, Outdoor and Corporate Sales catalogs.


    After nearly 5 years, David left L.L. Bean to pursue freelance Design and Art Directing. His award-winning design work has encompassed packaging, annual reports, advertising, website design, logo and identity work, direct mail and more. His clients have included: D.L.Geary Brewing, Maine College of Art, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Portland Symphony Orchestra, IDEXX Laboratories, Martin’s Point, Crestline, United Way of Greater Portland, and more.


    In addition to his own clients, he has strategic partnerships with Catalog Design Studios and Surprise Advertising.



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