Brian E. Young: Illustration and Design Resume

Hello there! I’m Brian E. Young, and I’ve been on an exhilarating design journey for over 21 years. My passion? Turning compassion into compelling communication. I specialize in creating visually captivating designs that not only meet your marketing goals but also connect with your audience on a human level.

🚀 A Stellar Career in Graphic Design

Throughout my career, I’ve had the privilege of working with renowned international giants such as Amazon Web Services and NASA.

I bring my expertise in human-centered design and creative project management to the table. Here’s how I roll:

  • 📅 Deadlines: I’m a pro at scheduling and meeting them.
  • 📷 Photography: I hire top-notch photographers.
  • 🎨 Art Direction: I add that creative touch to photo shoots.
  • 💼 Vendor Engagement: I liaise with vendors for your project.
  • 📊 Budget Oversight: I ensure your project stays on the financial track.

My hands-on approach ensures your projects are not just delivered on time and within budget, but with a splash of creativity that makes them stand out.

🏆 Award-Winning Visual Journalist

I take immense pride in my work as a visual journalist. I’ve clinched the top spot in editorial and advertising design awards from prestigious organizations such as the Maryland, Delaware, and DC Press Association, Parenting Publications of America, and Suburban Newspapers of America. My designs don’t just look good; they make an impact.

🌟 Beyond the Desk

But my world isn’t just about professional design. I’m also a part-time Marketing Associate at the Baltimore Improv Group and a writer for my WordPress blog, “Uncanny Creativity.” Here, I share my insights on creative productivity and design thinking.

🎥 Bringing Ideas to Life

My expertise extends beyond static graphics; I’m equally adept at motion graphics. I’m passionate about taking complex ideas and turning them into animations that captivate and engage your audience.

🌊 Designing for a Better World

Currently, I’m the proud graphic designer at the Chesapeake Bay Foundation. Here, I blend my love for design with a deep commitment to protecting and restoring the Chesapeake Bay and its watershed.

🔗 Explore My Portfolio

Take a tour of my portfolio, and if you have any questions or exciting projects in mind, don’t hesitate to reach out. Let’s create something extraordinary together!