"John is an outstanding Graphic Designer and Art Director. He truly became an extension of our marketing team during the launch of our new Yalla Mediterranean brand. John exemplifies several qualities I look for when hiring a designer. He’s a forward thinker that is not afraid to take risks with design and he has a high standard of quality and keen eye for detail. His work is fresh, compelling and unique."

DAVID WOLFGRAM  President and Chief Executive Officer at Yalla Mediterranean

"I have used John for years for my marketing and branding. He developed a logo for me that to this day stands out in my industry and everyone recognizes. Simply great work. Very detailed in his approach and John listens to what you are trying to accomplish and comes up with great solutions. Huge endorsement for him."

– DEAN VLAMIS  Senior Vice President of Mortgage Lending at Guaranteed Rate

"John is a results driven creative genius who under promises and over delivers. He consistently creates high quality solutions that are not only aesthetically pleasing but that solve complex communication problems in simple ways."

– MELISSA BEN-YOSEPH  Principal, Melissa Kelz Communications

"I have worked with John for more than 14 years and have grown to appreciate him not only as an experienced, creative designer, but also a great manager and friend. John has a track record of success in developing corporate and product brand imaging, building communication tools and moving target audiences to action. He can work on his own and he really shines when put into a collaborative team. I look forward to working with John for many years to come."

– BRYAN SANZOTTI  Founder, Integrated Marketing Solutions, Inc.

"John is one of those rare creative people who truly understand the intersection of strategy, design and results. John is detailed in his approach to a client challenge, which gives him a distinct edge in developing solutions that not only look good, but makes sense for the business outcomes. Additionally, John is great to work with. He plays well with others and has fun. I highly recommend John for any projects that require a step-up in a creative approach - I would work with him again in a heartbeat."

– RYAN BARRETT  Account Director, Closerlook, Inc.

"John approaches design in a conceptual and strategic manner that adds logic to his creative design process. He can approach a challenge and come up with multiple solutions that make sense and are equally interesting. His execution is meticulous, but flexible enough to handle last minute changes. I worked with John for more than 10 years so I know him not only as a reliable co-worker, but a great friend."

– SHELLIE JAVIER  Freelance Writer