Dave Conover
Past President

Favorite font

That’s like asking me who my favorite kid is.

Music I create to

It’s easier to ask what music i do not create to; pop country, light jazz and Jimmy Buffett.

My first job

Related or unrelated to design? Unrelated: summer job loading shower stall kits in western Pennsylvania new home tracts. Related? Phoenix Design Studio owned by 3 women.

What inspires me


Advice to new designers

Accept contradiction and paradox. Always get an initial payment for work from someone you haven’t worked with before. And spell “stationery” correctly.

I love AIGA because

They are a voice for our profession.