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Kenneth S. Sweeny Edit Profile

Graphic design consultant

Kenneth S. Sweeny, American graphic design consultant. Recipient Design award Graphics: United States of America, 1978, 82, 84, 85, 88, 90, Bestsellers gold award Public Designers Association, 1983, silver, gold and merit awards New Jersey Art Directors Club, 1982, 84, 85, 88, 90.

Background

Sweeny, Kenneth S. was born on August 8, 1948 in Trenton, New Jersey, United States. Son of Russell Lawrence and Elva Marion (Sibbitt) Sweeny.

Education

Associate of Arts, School Visual Arts, New York City, 1970.

Career

Graphic artist Lasky Advertising, Bloomfield, New Jersey, 1970-1971. Associate art director Ziff-Davis, New York City, 1971-1972, Warner Communications, New York City, 1972-1975. Graphic designer NBC Network Marketing Sales, 1976-1978.

Owner, creative director Sweeny Ink, Belleville, New Jersey, 1975-1978. Art director Al Paul Lefton Advertising, New York City, 1978-1980, Corporations & Advertising Agencies, New York City, 1978-1980. Graphic design consultant staff Loral Electronic Systems, Yonkers, New York, 1980-1990.

Consultant in field; practitioner of letterforms through use of alphabets and typography. Part-time substitute teacher elementary-high school, since 1987. Part-time adult education instructor.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Designer INEWS Electronic Shield, 1985, New Jersey Bankers Association, 1972, Logo Designs and Trends, 1990, Graphics Journal.

Membership

Committee chairperson Forum Employees Association, Yonkers, 1983-1984. Member National Computer Graphics Association, Inter-Society Color Council, Art Directors Club (merit award 1983), Type Directors Club, Advertising Club Westchester (silver, gold, copper awards 1984, 85, 86, 88), Advertising Club Fairfield (silver award 1986, 87, 88), Art Directors Club New Jersey, American Irish Genealogists, National Management Association (Achievement award 1982), American Management Association, Airforce Aviation Association (Achievement award 1984).

Connections

Married Geraldine Ann Condemi, May 25, 1969 (divorced October 28, 1980).

father:
Russell Lawrence Sweeny

mother:
Elva Marion (Sibbitt) Sweeny

spouse:
Geraldine Ann Condemi