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I am a type designer and graphic designer based in Cincinnati, Ohio with experience in fonts, branding, and art direction. 
My fonts have been licensed by Harley-Davidson, ESPN, NBC Olympics, Food Network, Disney, Trader Joe’s, Starbucks, iD Mobile, Costco, Hobby Lobby, L.L. Bean, Whole Foods Market, Minted, NHL Calgary Flames, Raising Cane’s, Blizzard Entertainment, Penguin Random House, Canva, EatingWell design agencies, individuals, and others for print, web, apps, epubs, and servers. I've done type and logo exploration work for leading home good and food brands.

Work includes:
— Type design — Font licensing — Logos — Lettering — Graphic design — Print design — Magazine design — Art direction
Over the years I've operated as a full-time independent font foundry, been the art director and designer for HOW and PRINT magazines, a freelancer with branding firms and clients, and an in-house designer with Vineyard Community Church.
My work and experiences have been featured in books and blogs, and I have created design-related posts and videos that have been widely shared, including a viral branding video that gathered 1,000,000 views in one week.