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executive , photographer , Graphic designer

Christo Dimiter Yaranoff, American advertising agency executive, graphic designer, photographer. Recipient numerous awards including Merit award, Art Directors Club New York, Clio award, awards, Phoenix Art Directors Club. Member of Public Relations Society of America, Phoenix Chamber of Commerce, Phoenix Art Directors Club, American Marketing Association, American Association Advertising Agencies, University Club.

Background

Yaranoff, Christo Dimiter was born on June 2, 1943 in Berlin. Arrived in the United States, 1967. Son of Dimiter A. and Vera C. (Vavov) Yaranoff.

Education

Diploma artist, Art Institute, Sofia, Bulgaria, 1964. Master of Arts, Beaux Arts, Paris, 1967. Master of Arts(honorary), Professional Graphic Institute, Chicago, 1969.

Career

Art director Swingline Corporation, Chicago, 1968—1971. Design director Alphatype Corporation, 1971—1972. Member faculty Arizona State University, Tempe, 1972—1975.

President Yaranoff & Associates Advertising Inc., Phoenix, since 1975. With Bulgarian Army, 1960-1963.

Membership

Member of Public Relations Society of America, Phoenix Chamber of Commerce, Phoenix Art Directors Club, American Marketing Association, American Association Advertising Agencies, University Club.

Connections

Married Karen E. Jacobson, February 18, 1968 (divorced May 1976). Children: Christo D. Junior, Victoria E.

father:
Dimiter A. Yaranoff

mother:
Vera C. (Vavov) Yaranoff

spouse:
Karen E. Jacobson

child:
Christo D. Junior Yaranoff

child:
Victoria E. Yaranoff