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Jerrold Simon Edit Profile

Graphic designer , Advertising agency executive

Jerrold Simon, American advertising executive, graphics designer. Member of Direct Marketing Creative Guild, Graphics Design Guild.

Background

Simon, Jerrold was born on January 26, 1931 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Jonas and Rae (Posner) Simon.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Texas, 1953. Master of Arts, University of California-Berkeley, 1961. Free-lance graphic designer Saul Bass & Association, Los Angeles, 1955-1959.

Assistant art director Diamond Art Studios, New York City, 1961-1963;free-lance art director Leeds Advertising, New York City, 1963-1971, Chasin & Russo, New York City, 1971-1978. Art director, studio manager The Fidler Group, New York City, 1978-1982. Executive art director Binder Dijker Otte International (Barton, Durstine & Osborn) and Batten Company Direct, New York City, since 1982.

Lecturer Community College New York, Brooklyn, 1971-1972. Assistant professor graphic design and advertising City College of New York, 1975-1976. One-man shows include: Quill Gallery, San Francisco, 1961.

Designed murals County Hall of Records, Los Angeles, 1961, New York World's Fair, Flushing Meadows, 1963. Lobby design Freeman Securities Corporation, New York City, 1972.

Career

Freelance graphic designer Saul Bass & Associates, Los Angeles, 1955—1959. Assistant art director Diamond Art Studios, New York City, 1961—1963. Freelance art director Leeds Advertising, 1963—1971, Chasin & Russo, New York City, 1971—1978.

Art director, studio manager The Fidler Group, 1978—1982. Executive art director BDO International (Barton, Durstine & Osborn) and Batten Company Direct, since 1982. Lecturer Community College, Brooklyn, 1971—1972.

Assistant professor graphic design and advertising City College of New York, 1975—1976.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Quill Gallery, San Francisco, 1961, designed murals, County Hall of Records, Los Angeles, 1961, New York World's Fair, Flushing Meadows, 1963, lobby design, Freeman Securities Group, New York City, 1972.

Membership

Member of Direct Marketing Creative Guild, Graphics Design Guild.

Connections

Married Barbara Jean Feltman, February 1, 1959. 1 child Alissa;1 child Joel.

father:
Jonas Simon

mother:
Rae (Posner) Simon

spouse:
Barbara Jean Feltman

child:
Joel Simon

child:
Alissa Simon