Since 2004, thinkplaydesign has provided its local and national clients with excellent value in graphic design and web site development.
We apply a diverse range of capabilities in graphic design, writing, web programming, and information architecture to develop web sites that are engaging and efficient to maintain.
Using web content management systems (CMS), we empower web authors to easily edit their site while maintaining their organization's design standards.
Jonathan offers extensive experience in print design, pre-press, and web design. He holds a BFA from the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University (1991).
Jonathan worked as a graphic production artist for Quark, Inc. (1994-1997), and as a graphic designer for Macworld magazine (1998-2000). As a senior multimedia designer for StorageTek (2000-2004), he created multimedia, web, and print designs and was the recipient of the 2003 Colorado Business Marketing Association Silver award for multimedia.
Jonathan has written articles on graphic design tools for Macworld magazine, Adobe InDesign, and Design Tools Monthly. He contributed chapters on web publishing to QuarkXPress 6 for Dummies (G. Gruman/B. Assadi, 2003) and served as a technical editor for several books about publishing software, including Galen Gruman's most recently published books, Adobe InDesign CS2 Bible and QuarkXPress to InDesign: Face to Face.
In July 2004, Jonathan founded thinkplaydesign. He lives in Fredonia, NY, with his wife, Laura, an acupuncturist and owner of Five Blessings Classical Acupuncture, and their daughters, Francesca and Allegra.