History

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

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

Complete listing:
CV / Résumé 2018
References Available

Education

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

 

Continuing EDucation

I'm always learning and updating my skills. Software and best-procedures change constantly. If I don't know something, I look it up. I make it mine.

 

Software, Mac & PC

Adobe® CC
InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Spark, XD, Dimension, Bridge, (Muse, Dreamweaver, Flash)

Microsoft® 360
Word, PowerPoint, Publisher, (Excel, Sharepoint)

SquareSpace®
with custom CSS

Design Awards

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

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