Josh McLeod – [Jaw – Smack – Loud, 0wd]
– Trained by the best with hyper attention to detail. Utilizing both the knowledge and experience of graphic design and typography, set side by side with an extensive history of illustration, 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 abstract (manipulating negative space to correct aesthetically bad letterforms with ink on paper) to online based kerning perfection pixel by pixel.
– Trained in both print and web, with extensive working knowledge in both, no job is unfamiliar.
– Creative/Art Director for some of the worlds most popular websites and brands.
B.F.A., Graphic Design, Art Center College of Design — Class of 2005
A.A., Graphic Design/General Fine Art, El Camino Community College — Class of 2001
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: Creative direction, concept building, print design, web design, UI design, 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.