Country Club Hills

Project Management   The City of Country Club Hills wanted to update their website’s for the City’s Theater, their Park District and their main city site. The objective was to create sites that were mobile friendly, were image driven and were similar yet different from each other. While leading the team of designers and programmers […]

Inland Power Group- Holiday Card 2012

Interactive Holiday Card See it live here. Internet Explorer Users – view it here. Inland Power Group sends out a Holiday Card to their customers and suppliers every holiday season. I began working on this project annually while at SMGDM. While working for Fanning Communications, I conceived and created an interactive holiday card, utilizing HTML5 […]

The Chief Engineer

Publication Design The Chief Engineers Association of Chicagoland has been publishing their magazine, The Chief Engineer, since 1934. In 2011, while working for Fanning Communications, I undertook a visual redesign of the entire publication and became the primary designer and content manager for the magazine, producing it monthly.

Chicago Infragard

Website Design & Construction The Chicago Chapter of Infragard wanted to update the look of their site and upgrade the functionality for its members. While working for Fanning Communications, I created a new design and revised the existing content, while adding additional functionality and constructing it on the WordPress platform for easy updating.

Gaelic Park Players

Website Design & Construction The Gaelic Park Players are Chicago Gaelic Park’s theatre troupe. They perform to plays a year and participate in the international Acting Irish Festival. The Players needed to update their old, HTML-based site both for the look and the functionality. While working for Fanning Communications, I worked closely with the troupe […]

Chicago Gaelic Park Irish Fest

Website Design & Programming Chicago Gaelic Park has held an annual Irish Fest since 1986. For their 27th year, CGP wanted a separate and complete website to highlight the festival and the attractions, events and performances that happen there. It was important that the website standout and above other irish fest websites. While working for […]

Marketing All-Stars!

Collateral Design Created while I was the Graphic Designer at SMGDM, I was charged with the task of concepting and designing collateral materials for the 2010 HobbyTown, USA vendor convention. Working with the Account Manager, we came up with the concept of baseball cards and stadium program highlighting SMGDM’s product offerings. I executed an illustration […]

Our Year. Our Win.

Motivational Posters | 2009 American In-House Design Award Winner   “Our Year. Our Win.” was SMG Directory Marketing’s theme for 2008/2009. As the in-house designer, I was charged with updating six plexiglass displays with the new theme for all five offices. I started by selecting quotes that were appropriate to the theme. I then used […]

SMG Directory Marketing

Website Design | 2009 American Web Design Award Winner   As the Graphic Designer at SMGDM, I was charged with the task of redesigning and updating the company’s website. The design was based off of revisions I had made to the company’s credentials, essentially adapting the content and feel to the web. Working in conjunction […]

The Waco Brothers

Promotional Posters These three posters were designed while I was working as the lead designer for TG Printing, Inc. in Crestwood, Illinois. The first poster, “The Fabulous Waco Brothers” was a take on 1950′s concert posters. I identitfied and used the rockabilly style of the Waco Brothers as the inspiration. The other set of posters, […]

Papa T’s

Menu & Business Card Design This piece was also done while I was working for TG Printing, Inc. The client said he wanted something with a “South Side of Chicago” feel to it. This idea was chosen among three others. It was revised to have a sepia tone feel of an old 1920’s pub. I […]