New Position: Design director, Tactical Magic LLC
Hometown: Riverview; New Brunswick, Canada
Education: BFA graphic design, Harding University, Searcy, Ark. MBA, Union University, Germantown
Career advice: Do what you love with fire and integrity.
What you most like about your job: Making amazing, cool things that help our clients' businesses.
First job in your field: Designing the cover of my junior high yearbook in the 7th grade.
Personal: Wife, Christie Johnson; three cats, Mugo, Tate and Fraidy
Personal hero: My wife, Christie
Books read recently: Soul of the Firm by William Pollard; America The Book by Jon Stewart
Person you would most like to meet: Steven Heller
Favorite vacation spot: Maui, Hawaii
Favorite restaurant: Boscos
Favorite Film: "The Royal Tenenbaums"
Likes about Memphis: Soul and grit
Dislikes about Memphis: Very little snow
What do you most enjoy doing in your free time: Volunteering with AlGA Memphis, a chapter of the American Institute for Graphic Arts, the professional organization for communication design
"It is not slickness, polish, uniqueness, or cleverness that makes a brand a brand. It is truth." - Harry Beckwith