Innate skills in art led to a 20 year career in Chicago Ad Agency
Creative Departments as an Art Director.
Art Directors are advertising-focused 'Designers', that are
trained in the craft of defining a company's strengths in
the competitive marketing arena.
In short, The Art of Selling and Persuasion.
Taking the reins, Mark is now Proprietor of ingraham.creative,
a Design and Art Direction firm specializing in dynamic branding
solutions built on a strong strategic foundation.
Mark's background enables him to apply this focus in all
visual mediums; from web to print to TV to guerrilla tactics.
Mark is working to build ingraham.creative into a known 'go to' shop;
providing aggressive communication for aggressive marketers and advertisers.
Strategy Assessment, Strategy Building, Concepting, Design, Art Direction, Layout and Comp, Presentation, Art Production, Digital Assembly, Photoshop, Production Supervision, Printing Supervision, Illustration, Art Buying
Interests outside of Work: My wife and two kids, camping, mountain biking, running, inline skating, yoga,
racquetball, odd music, concerts, art, film, and guitars. And he is committed to becoming an avid kayaker soon.