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Brian D. Miller - The Brian Miller Design Group. Norwalk, CT, US

Brian D. Miller Brian D. Miller

Design Director | The Brian Miller Design Group

Norwalk, CT, UNITED STATES

Author of Above the Fold, Treasurer of the Type Directors Club, Designer at the Brian Miller Design Group and professor of design at SASD.

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Biography

Brian D. Miller is an award-winning designer, author and speaker who specializes in branding for the Web and print. In addition to being the design director at the Brian Miller Design Group, he is the author of Above the Fold, a best-selling book on the process of Web design. Brian is an adjunct professor of design at the Shintaro Akatsu School of Design and currently serves on the executive board of the Type Directors Club as the Secretary Treasurer. Brian has an MPS in Design Management from Pratt and a BFA in Graphic Design from the Hartford Art School.

Industry Expertise (3)

Graphic Design Internet Design

Areas of Expertise (5)

Design Management Design Education Web Design Creative Development Typography

Accomplishments (2)

Best-Selling Author (professional)

2011-01-01

Above the Fold, Understanding the Principles of Successful Web Design was HOW Book's number 1 selling book in 2011.

Person to Watch by GD USA Magazine (professional)

2010-01-01

Featured in GD USA's annual Person to Watch article in 2010 along with Gail Anderson and Joe Duffy.

Education (2)

Pratt Institute: MBA, Design Management 2003

The University of Hartford: BFA, Graphic Design 1995

Affiliations (1)

  • Type Directors Club - 10 years

Testimonials (2)

Kendall Ludwig, Speaker Liaison | A Day in the Life Conference

Thank you! You were funny, relevant, and made me feel much better about some of the pickles I’ve gotten myself into with clients over the years.

James Miller, Creative Director | Affinion Group

Excellent presentation. More than a talk on typography/design. It’s inspiring our creativity, opening minds, discussions. Bravo!

Event Appearances (6)

From Print to Web

HOW Design Conference  Chicago, IL

2011-06-25

Behind the Scenes at a Creative Agency

A Day in the Life Conference  Baltimore, MD

2011-04-08

From Print to Web

Conn:Creatives Event  New Heaven, CT

2011-05-23

Web Typography for Print Designers

Type Directors Club Salon  New York, NY

2011-09-07

Web Design for Print Designers

Type Directors Club Full-day Workshop  New York, NY

2011-03-10

Web Design for Print Designers

Type Directors Club Full-day Workshop  New York, NY

2011-03-10

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  • Keynote
  • Moderator
  • Panelist
  • Workshop Leader
  • Host/MC
  • Author Appearance
  • Corporate Training

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1000 to 5000 *Will consider certain engagements for no fee
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