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Graphic designer ( art: visiting)graphic designer

Michael J. Altman, American Graphic designer ( art: visiting)graphic designer. Decorated Silver Star, Combat Infantryman's badge, Army Commendation medal, New York State Conspicuous Service Cross; recipient numerous awards for design. Served with United States Army, 1965-1971.; Member NRA (life), American Management Association, Institute Packaging Professionals, Long Island Advertising.


Altman, Michael J. was born on December 2, 1944 in New York City. Son of Benjamin and Gertrude (Werner) Altman.


Bachelor of Fine Arts in Advertising Design, Pratt Institute, 1965.


New York Assistant art director Fritzsche Brothers, Inc., 1967-1968. Graphic designer Anagraphics, Inc., 1968. Senior graphic designer Exxon Corporation, 1968-1969.

Director corporation designs/creative director creative services department Knickerbocker Toy Company Inc. division Warner Communications, New York City, 1969-1981. President The Package Deal, New York City, 1981-1990;director design Optique Du Monde, Ltd., Syosset, New York, 1991-1993. Owner Altman Design & Marketing, Long Beach, New York, 1994^.

Consultant militaria, firearms, the old west, Vietnam war and weaponry.


With United States Army, 1965-1971. Member National Rifle Association (life), American Management Association, Institute Packaging Professionals, Long Island Advertising Club, New York Veterinary Police Association United States of America, Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association, Graphic Artists Guild, American History Foundation, American Legion.


Married Mary Elizabeth York, October 17, 1971. 1 daughter Shannon New York.

Benjamin Altman

Gertrude (Werner) Altman

Mary Elizabeth York