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Michael Vito Phillips Edit Profile

Graphic designer , Art director

Michael Vito Phillips, American graphic designer, art director. Recipient graphic design awards. Member Tampa Advertising Federation, Graphic Artists Guild New York, The Creative Club of Tampa Bay.

Background

Phillips, Michael Vito was born on May 16, 1943 in Rockford, Illinois, United States. Son of Tony John and Astrid Marie (Pedersen) Phillips.

Education

Associate of Arts, Highland College, 1966;Bachelor of Fine Arts, Northern Illinois U., 1970;Master of Fine Arts, The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, 1976.

Career

Art director, L. King & Partners, Chicago, 1970-1975;design director, Foote, Cone & Belding, Chicago, 1975-1977;senior art director, Pihas, Schmidt, Westerdahl Company, Portland, Oregon, 1977-1978;principal, Phillips Design, Inc., Chicago, 1978-1981;principal, creative director, Phillips Design, Inc., Tampa, Florida, 1986-1989, 90-92;principal, creative director, Phillips Design, Inc., Tampa, Florida, since 1995;senior art director, Frank J. Corbett, Inc., Chicago, 1981-1984;associate creative director, Medical Directions, Inc., Chicago, 1984-1986;senior design director, CCG/Telecommunications Carriers Association, Clarion (D'Arcy Bachelor of Medicine&B.), Greenwich, Connecticut, 1989-1990;art director, American College of Physician Executives, Tampa, Florida, 1992-1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Work public in Ad Week, American Illustratrion, Art Direction, Communications Arts, others.

Membership

Member Tampa Advertising Federation, Graphic Artists Guild New York, The Creative Club of Tampa Bay.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: painting, photography.

Connections

Married Amy Francis Feil, June 16, 1985.

father:
Tony John Phillips

mother:
Astrid Marie (Pedersen) Phillips

spouse:
Amy Francis Feil