Rich Marks

Freelance Brochure Designer & Graphic Designer

Location:Englewood, Colorado, United States
2 Skills
Richard L. Marks
11765 County Road 110 • Kiowa, CO 80117
303-648-3683 • •
Colorado Institute of Art
1979—1981 Advertising Design and Commercial Art

Denver Institute of Technology
1990—1991 Associates Degree in Desktop Publishing
Richard L. Marks Studios, Inc., Kiowa, CO
1997—Current Owner
I founded Richard L. Marks Studios, Inc in 1997 because of my passion for high-end art and design. I provide the highest level of graphic design, illustration and fine art, working closely with clients to serve them and meet their needs. I also specialize in murals and large format paintings. My clients include major corporations and private collectors. Software: CS4, Microsoft Office Suite, Quark.

Rocky Mountain Media Avon, CO
1997—2010 Creative Director
I was responsible for conceptualizing and executing designs on all projects, working as a team with the editor, publisher and production manager. Coordinate freelance designers and freelance photographers. In charge of photography direction and budget. I designed and art directed all of the internal and external print materials. I also art directed all of the photo shoots.

Mac Media LLC Steamboat Springs, CO
1992—1997 Design Associate/Ad Design Director/illustrator
I designed, directed and coordinated all of the ads and ad materials. Roughly 50—70 ads per magazine. (6 issues annually) Also helped the Creative Director design features, logos, brochures and newsletters.

2 - Gold Summit International Awards—For Design and Illustration
6 - Silver Summit International Awards—For Design and Illustration
10 - Bronze Summit International Awards—For Design and Illustration
5 - Maggie Awards— For Magazine Design
Numerous Ozzie Awards— For Publication Design

Notable Clients:
Celestial Seasonings John Elway NFL Hall of Fame Signature Series
Pro Football Hall of Fame Joe Namath Colorado Sports Hall of Fame
NHL Joe Montana Vail-Beaver Creek Magazine
City of Palm Desert East West Resorts Denver Broncos
Colorado Avalanche Rodeo Cosmetics Douglas County Open Space
Texas Rangers Paradise Products Colorado Summit Magazine
Houston Astros The Town of Parker Fuller Towne & Country Properties
Pittsburgh Pirates The Elway Foundation American Ballet Competition
Skills (2) Rating
Brochure Design
Graphic Design