Professional History of Douglas Tait

1997 – Present
Principal & Creative Director
TaitDesign®
Communications Design
Manhattan, NY

2012 – 2016
Senior Brand Design Consultant and Advisor
UNICEF Headquarters
Brand Management, Brand Building
International Organization for Children's Rights
Manhattan, NY

1991 – 1997
Founding Partner, Creative Director
Kelleher & Tait Design Group, Inc.
Corporate & Institutional Communications Design
Manhattan, NY

1985 – 2005
Design Director, Affiliate
Axiom Group, Inc.
Strategic Management & Communications,
Corporate Identification & Guidelines

Manhattan, NY
Harrison, NY

1988 – 1991
Principal & Creative Director
Douglas Tait Design
Communications Design
Manhattan, NY

1984 – 1991
Design Consultant
R.A. Danzig, Inc.
Marketing Communications
Manhattan, NY

1984 – 1991
Design Consultant
Fones & Mann Advertising, Inc.
Medical Advertising & Marketing Design
Manhattan, NY

1985, 1986
Design Director
Shareholder Reports, Inc.
Corporate Annual Reports
Manhattan, NY

1984 – 1985, 1986
Design Director
Brian O’Neill Design Office
Corporate Identification & Guidelines
Corporate Annual Reports

Manhattan, NY

1984
Design Director
Taylor & Ives, Inc.
Corporate Annual Reports
Manhattan, NY

1981 – 1984
Design Consultant
EastWest Consulting Group, Inc.
Strategic Communications
Corporate Identification & Guidelines
Corporate Annual Reports

Manhattan, NY

1979 – 1981
Art Director
Dick Lopez, Inc.
Communications Design
Corporate Annual Reports

Manhattan, NY

Education

1975 – 1979
School of Visual Arts
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Corporate Identity Systems and Guidelines, Branding, and Visual Communications
Manhattan, NY

Design Awards

• American Corporate Identity
• Graphic Design: USA
• Print Magazine
• Strathmore Paper
• Graphically Bold
• Printing Industries of America
• MetLife: 'Outstanding Vendor Award'