Josh McLeod – [Jaw - Smack - Loud, 0wd]

- Hybrid designer with a fresh approach to problem solving utilizing both the knowledge of design and typography, side by side with a long history of napkin drawings and spin art.

- Countless hours of trained typography skills. From extreme hands on (melting lead into individually cast letters to gain moveable type for print), to more abstract (manipulating negative space to correct aesthetically bad letterforms with ink on paper).

- Trained in both print and web, with extensive working knowledge in both, no job is unfamiliar.

- Art Director for some of the worlds most popular websites, and founding member of one of the world’s only 100% live analog synthesizer groups.


Education:
B.F.A., Graphic Design, Art Center College of DesignClass of 2005
A.A., Graphic Design/General Fine Art, El Camino Community CollegeClass of 2001

Work Experience:
Paramount Pictures – Creative Director Interactive Marketing— 2011-Present
Myspace Music
– Art / Design Director — 2008-2011
Napster – Sr. Graphic Designer — 2006-2008
Rootwork Design Collective
– Art Director — 2005-2008

Specialties: Art direction, concept building, print design, web design, pre-production, html, sound effect generations, self made music compositions, team working, and long hours.

Hobbies: Urban Typography Hunting, BMX Social Club, Old Car Restoration, Vintage Analog Synthesizers, Circuit Bending, Deconstructing/Building things, Performing Live with a mask on, Urban Exploring, Backpacking, Re-collecting band shirts I used to own when I was younger.

please contact me here – tay.mcleod@gmail.com
you can download a pdf of my resume here

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