Brian Hill  ///  Art + Design Direction              

7837 Meadowview Lane, Charlotte, NC 28270    |    p. 704.733.8331    |        





Position Sought   ///   Senior Graphic Designer/Art Director


Welcoming broader challenges with first-tier design group/agency or in-house team working for clients that value strategic, inspired design and communications. Desire to shift focus to larger endeavors and development of client relations while remaining involved in hands-on design/creative efforts as a means to mentor design team members.




Axiom Creative/Freelance    Creative Director/Owner    Charlotte, NC    1996-Current

Founded Axiom in 1996 with a focus on strategic brand communications that connect brands to culture through an “anything but ordinary” filter. Led a creative team of five to provide direction, design and production for multiple channels of execution including logos, collateral systems, direct mail, advertising, pop, website and packaging. Sourced, directed, built and maintained relationships with vendors, writers, photographers and illustrators.



Bolt Group   Senior Designer    Charlotte, NC    1995-96

Lyerly Agency    Senior Art Director    Charlotte, NC    1994-95

Steve Galit Associates    Designer    Charlotte, NC    1993-94

Weingart/Anderson    Designer    Chicago, IL    1991-93

Goldsholl Design + Film    Designer    Northfield, IL    1989-91



3PM Creative/Plaid Pengiun    BOLT Group    Boone Oakley    Wray Ward    McCann     The Martin Agency



Compass Group    Wachovia    Duke Energy    Coca Cola    Bank Of America    

Paramount Parks    Charlotte Bobcats    Capital One    Volvo Cars    Piedmont Natural Gas    

Five Star Food Service    Canteen Vending    Rubbermaid    Eurest Dining    Freightliner Vans



Food Service/Products    B2B    Real Estate    Financial Service/Products    Automotive

Home/Building Products    Sports/Entertainment    Utilities    Consumer Products



OHIO UNIVERSITY    BFA GraphicDesign    1989

Designer of the Year Award for Senior Design Show. Minor Photography



Addy awards, Local to National    Mohawk Show    AIGA BOOM! Show    Communication Arts Design Annual     

Graphis     Hot Graphics USA    How International Design    How Self Promotion    Print Regional Design    

GDUSA “People to Watch”   GDUSA Awards    PRSA



Adobe Creative Suite    

Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Muse, Dreamweaver, Lightroom, Quark Express, Powerpoint


REFERENCES   Upon Request