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Hoyt Haffelder

Brand Strategist

Austin, TX, USA
I believe every project has great potential and every client has a story to tell. Projects begin with stories and stories begin with conversations. It’s important to remember my clients are experts in their respective fields and it’s my pleasure to implement brand strategy reflecting their essence, culture, and personality.

Work Experience

Haffelder Studios

Designer

I’m Hoyt Haf­felder, Prin­ci­pal of the cre­ative firm Haf­felder Stu­dios based in Austin Texas. Whether I’m cre­at­ing a logo for a mom and pop eatery or work­ing with a national ad agency, my work shines because it reflects my clients essence, cul­ture, and personality. My designs are annu­ally fea­tured in national and inter­na­tional pub­li­ca­tions.
May 2013 - Present Austin, Texas, United States

University Of Texas

Senior Graphic Designer

February 2012 Austin, Texas, United States

Texas State University

Senior Designer

February 2011 - February 2012 San Marcos, Texas, United States

Texas State University

Graphic Designer

January 2008 - 2011 San Marcos, Texas, United States

H2 Design

President, Creative Director

As the leading creative and founding partner, Hoyt produces conceptual and brand strategy. He specializes in brand identity with solid communication to develop cohesive systems.
January 2007 Texas, United States

Education

Texas State University

BFA :: Communication Design

March 2003 - May 2006 San Marcos, Texas, United States

Texas State University

MFA :: Communication Design

August 2007 - December 2010 San Marcos, Texas, United States

Awards

Emblem Ornamental Logos, Marks, And Labels 2013

Publication

2013

Logolounge

Logolounge 7

201207

HOW Publishing

Paper Folding Templates for Print Design

2012

Logolounge

Logolounge Master Series Typography

2011

Logology©2

Published

2011

Council For Advancement And Support Of Education

Silver Award – iPhone App

201102

Council For Advancement And Support Of Education

Special award – Invitation

201102

Underconsideration FPO Blog

Published – Brochure

201101

Communication Arts

Published

201012

Calendar Graphics

Published

2010

Type Player 2

Published

2010

Underconsideration: FPO

Published blog entry

201010

American Graphic Design Awards

Winter semi annual design 2nd place – Invitation

201005

American Graphic Design Awards

Winter semi annual design 1st place – Invitation

201005

Dallas Society Of Visual Communications

Nation Student show – logo

201005

Logolounge

Logolounge 6

201004

Council For Advancement And Support Of Education

Special Award – Poster

201004

Graphic Design USA

2010 American Inhouse Design Award – Invitation

201003

Graphic Design USA

2010 American InHouse Design Award – Invitation

201003

Graphic Design USA

2010 American InHouse Design Award – Chancellor Invitation

201003

Logolounge

Logolounge Master Series Animals and Mythology

201002

Logolounge

Logolounge Master Series Initials & Crests

201001

Underconsideration FPO Blog

Published – Invitation

200909

Good 50x70

International Exhibition

200906

Council For Advancement And Support Of Education

Special award – Brochure

200905

Graphic Design USA

American InHouse Design Award – Brochure

200904

Graphic Design USA

American InHouse Design Award – Invitation

200904

Creative Summit

Accepted into show

200903

STEP Inside Design 100 Student

Published – Poster

2009

Logolounge

Logolounge 5

2009

Logolounge

Logolounge 4

2007

Art Directors Club Of Houston

Accepted into show

200504

Creative Summit

Coveted Memorial Ralph Award

200503

CMYK Magazine

Published

2005