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Zach Minard

Graphic Designer & Illustrator

Denver, CO, USA
A wanderer with a passion for design and illustration who is currently based in Portland, Oregon. Deeply inspired by hand lettering, vintage design and the wilderness. If you can't hear the mountains calling then you aren't listening hard enough.

Work Experience


Graphic Designer & Illustrator

Clients Include: Saucony Originals, Territory Run Co, Rocky Mountain National Park, Portland Outsider, Vortex Magazine, Western State Colorado University, Drink For Good
May 2012 - Present Denver, Colorado, United States

Herenow Creative Network

Graphic Designer

April 2013 - January 2015 Portland, Oregon, United States

Western State College

Athletic Department Graphic Designer

Head graphic designer for the Mountaineer Athletic Department. Created game programs and promotional products for the Mountaineers. Also was in charge of conveying information about upcoming events and games to both the public and students through the use of posters and various web and social media elements. Helped bring record breaking numbers of visitors to the school's athletic website on both a monthly and yearly scale. The Western State College Mountaineers are an NCAA Division 2 institution supporting 11 men's and women's sports and consistently ranked as one of the best athletic programs in the nation at the Division 2 level.
August 2011 - May 2012 Gunnison, Colorado, United States

Pat's Screen Printing

Graphic Designer

Responsible for apparel design and layout. Dealt with clients as they came in creating custom designs and layouts for printing on t-shirts and other apparel as well as various promotional materials. In addition created a successful series of tourism-oriented shirt designs to sell in the retail portion of the shop.
May 2009 - August 2011 Gunnison, Colorado, United States

Gravity Jack

Graphic Designer

UI design for Augmented Reality, Custom Mobile Apps & Websites.
May 2015 - Present Denver, Colorado, United States


Western State College Of Colorado

BFA : Graphic Design Emphasis

Minored in Business Administration
August 2007 - May 2012 Gunnison, Colorado, United States


Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Basic CSS, Basic Html, Calligraphy , Illustration, Logo Design, Page Layout, Typography,