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design executive

Michael Richards, American design executive. Recipient several Addy awards Greater Knoxville Ad Club, since 1979. Member American Institute Graphic Arts, American Center for Design, Design Management Institute.

Background

Richards, Michael was born on December 28, 1948 in Macon, Georgia, United States. Son of Lyle and Bessie (Buchanan) Richards.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Communication Design, University Tennessee, 1971.

Career

Graphic artist, Media Graphics, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1972-1973;assistant art director, Bagwell Advertising, Knoxville, 1973-1977;art director, Glen Cunningham Company, Inc., Little Rock, 1977-1979;president, Richards Design Group, Knoxville, since 1979. Visiting lecturer U. Tennessee Department Art, since 1984. Advisory board Knox County Vocational Education in Graphic Arts, 1982-1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Art director Companion magazine, 1984.

Membership

Member American Institute Graphic Arts, American Center for Design, Design Management Institute.

Connections

Married Linda Sue Jones, June 10, 1981. 1 child, Grant Eric.

father:
Lyle Richards

mother:
Bessie (Buchanan) Richards

spouse:
Linda Sue Jones

child:
Grant Eric Richards