Title/Company: Creative Director/Partner, Joseph Paterno Design


Education: BFA in Visual Communications from the University of Kansas, with an emphasis in conceptual design, advertising, graphic design and applied illustration.


Professional Experience: Strong background working with Fortune 500 companies. Prior to forming Joseph Paterno Design, I was a
Vice President and Creative Director at Aon Communications. Before joining Aon, I was an Assistant Vice President and Associate Art Director at Smith Barney New York, where I helped manage the Marketing and Communications division. Prior to that, I was an Art Director at the National Graphics Department of Coopers & Lybrand.


Founded in 2003, Joseph Paterno Design, an award-winning design firm that offers a full range of services including business-to-business communications, branding/corporate identity, concepts, graphic design, digital banner advertising, and print publishing. The majority of our clients are seeking corporate identity and extensive internal communication campaigns as well as video—all of which are backed with research as well as thoughtful strategic purpose. Our main objective is to help clients achieve their goals.


Clients include: North Carolina State Health Plan, Boston Consortium, City of Boston, Pennsylvania Public School Employees’ Retirement System (PSERS), BMW, Avis Budget Group, EISAI, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, White Plains Hospital, IATSE National Benefit Funds, L3, Engility, Omnicom, SCUFCW–United Food & Commercial Workers Unions and Food Employers Benefit Fund, Integra, Simon and Schuster, Barnes & Noble, Behrman House Publishers, BMG Music, Brooklyn Academy Of Music, Coach,
Phase II, Delta Faucet, Harcourt, Nine West Group, Pearson,
New York Public Library, AXA Equitable, U.S. Trust, Smith Barney, Travelers, American Express, AT&T, Lucent Technologies, Probono.net, Peekskill Fencing Center, USTA logo design for Eastern Adult Tennis Foundation, Croton Harmon Community Tennis Association, United States Tennis Association (Eastern), ProSwing Baseball, Holistic Physical Therapy, Metro Business Cabling.