JP Global is a graphic design firm in New Port Richey, Florida with clients worldwide. We specialize in logos, brochures, packaging, trade show exhibit and website design. We love our job as designers and it shows.
I've always been a designer, but I started getting paid for it when I went to work for a local printer who taught me the skills of pre-press.How long have you been with your company?
I have been self employed since 1987 when I did side-work at the printers. It got to be that my side jobs took up so much time that my employer advised me to start my own company.Are you self taught or did you attend school for your industry?
I took every art class that was allowed. In junior college I won a scholarship for the "the most talented" and earned an associates degree in Fine Arts.What web browser do you use?
Firefox mostly, but I use Chrome, Safari, IE and Opera to test the websites that I design.What social media do you use for work and play? Do you have a favorite?
I dabble in Facebook and Twitter, but social media is not really where I focus my attentions.What is your favorite thing about the type of work you do?
Every day presents a new, creative challenge and I really do love my job.What advice would you give to someone looking to get into the web design field?
Never stop learning.What`s your favorite development language and why?
HTML. The creative side of my brain wants things to look fantastic. The analytical side wants things to work efficiently.What do you see as the most prominent emerging technology?
Mobile data and technology.What advice would you give a client in order to prepare for a new project?
There is never too much information that you can provide. You know your business better than anyone and in order to communicate your needs, you will need to provide as much content as possible.What is your standard hourly rate?