Steve Bodo

Freelance Ad Designer & Logo Designer

Location:West Jordan, Utah, United States
2 Skills
Steve Bodo
Art Director/Designer

Award-wining Art Director/Graphic Designer with experience in:

Creative Management

Television & Print Advertising

Corporate/product Identity programs

Direct response advertising

Collateral/Point-of purchase materials

Internet and multimedia services

Electronic Production & Management
Key Strengths

A probing questioner and strategic thinker


Down to earth

Very, very results oriented

Great ability to get at key issues

A painstaking craftsman

An instinct for the unexpected

A communicator first, designer second
Creative/Art Director – Freelance/Owner
8/1992 – Present

Deliver innovative, effective, and visually stunning products of the highest quality

Responsible for new business and serve as client liaison

Maintain production schedules and budgets

Supervise contractual employees and many outside artist and vendors
EvansKraft - Art Director
10/1990 – 8/1992

Performed lead role in the design and production of print, identity and multimedia

Managed press checks, art directed photo shoots and supervised team design efforts

Worked directly with new clients and their custom projects
Wells Rich Greene – Art Director
3/1988 – 10/1990

Designed product and marketing materials from initial concept-and-design phase to completion

Designed and produced ads and promotional collateral

Managed multiple projects in different stages concurrently
Lois Pitts Gershon/GGK
Art Director/Designer/Epro
4/1986 – 3/1988

Responsible for initiating the computer as a valuable production tool

Design, layout and prepare for output a variety of marketing and product support items including: corporate presentations, magazine ads and product graphics

Collaborated with creative director and merchandiser to concept and design apparel and product graphics for entertainment licenses
Wills & Evans – Art Director
10/1985 – 4/1986

Concept and designed a variety of marketing materials and product presentations for print and cable television

Collaborated with account executives to plan, organize and execute projects
McCann/Erickson – Art Director 4/1984 – 10/1985

Managed multiple projects from concept and design through development for production
Chiat Day/Livingston & Co
Design/Production Artist
3/1983 – 4/1984

Responsible for production of media advertising and marketing materials
SHR Communications – Designer 5/1981 – 3/1983

Develop full color product catalogs for print, including design and layout, creating/revising technical drawings, photo manipulation and managing product photography

Burnley School of Art (AIS) Professional Certificate in Communications, Art and Design

Washington State University Communications, Photography and Design
Awards and Certificates
ADDY, Communications Arts Annual, Art Director Magazine, International Cable Broadcasting Association, WRG’s Shoot the Moon Award
Skills (2) Rating
Ad Design
Logo Design