Illustrator, Adjunct Professor at the School of Visual Arts, NYC
Marcos Chin is an award winning Illustrator whose work has appeared as surface, textiles and wall designs, on book and CD covers, advertisements, fashion catalogues, and magazines. He has worked with such companies as Starbucks, Apple, Google, Kiehl’s, Honda, Time, Rolling Stone, The New Yorker, GQ, Sports Illustrated, and The New York Times. Marcos has given lectures and workshops throughout the US and abroad, and currently lives on the territory of the Munsee Lenape (Brooklyn) and teaches Illustration at the School of Visual Arts in NYC.
Illustrator, Graphic Narrative & Story Development Artist
Chair, SVA MFA Visual Narrative
Nathan Fox is an award-winning editorial illustrator, an Eisner nominated cartoonist, founder and Chair of the MFA Visual Narrative program and co-founder of the RisoLAB at the School of Visual Arts in NYC. Nathan is co-creator and artist on the sci-fi thriller comic book series The Weatherman (@WM_Comic) published through Image Comics and is currently in production on the third and final volume. Nathan’s editorial and commercial illustration work is represented by Bernstein + Andriulli for such clients as Nike, Apple, GQ, The New York Time, Rolling Stone, Nickelodeon and Rockstar Games, to name a few. Nathan’s sequential work has been published by Marvel, DC, Vertigo, Heavy Metal Magazine, Image comics, and Scholastic Graphix among others.
Associate Creative Director, Art
Brit is an Associate Creative Director at WITHIN heading up New Business. With over 14 years of experience in retail advertising, she is able to take a brand voice and market it 360 across all platforms. In her career, she has touched some of the world’s most recognizable brands including Dove, Ford, Ciroc, and Godiva to name a few. With her diverse client profile, she is a chameleon at adapting any brand’s ethos. With a background in design, her work is fueled by strategy, data, and insights.
Senior Manager of Brand Marketing, Copy at Panera Bread
Founder of Harlow Creative
A colorful, creative storyteller and people leader, Mairead began her career for the beloved brand, Vineyard Vines. She then took her talents to Boston to work with big brands like Rue La La, Wayfair, Ocean Spray, Superdigital, and the TJX Companies. Now, she’s the senior manager of marketing copy for Panera Bread, tasked with evolving their brand (and the bread bowl) into the future. A native of Cape Cod, MA, Mairead recently launched her own digital marketing agency, Harlow Creative, focused on helping local businesses, creators, and curators grow their brands.
Senior Art Director, Fidelity Investments
With 10+ years experience in Advertising, Jackie has worked on global clients as well as small brands in Boston and New York. With an expertise in digital design and marketing, she has helped clients craft their brand identity across social media and the digital space. Jackie is currently a Senior Art Director in-house at Fidelity Investments where she works across a variety of mediums including broadcast TV, traditional print/digital advertising and social.
She resides on the New Hampshire Seacoast with her husband and Australian Shepherd puppy, and spends her free time at home in her pottery studio or cycling.