Brian Bird

Head of Graphics Department

As the Department Lead for Graphics & Branding, Brian leads Thinkwell’s Graphic Design team and brings a deep experience in across brand strategy, wayfinding, and signage to his projects.

 

In his 20 years of experience developing signage for theme parks, corporate headquarters, wayfinding, museums, and exhibit signage, Brian has developed impeccable skills for managing and collaborating with internal teams and external firms. While at Thinkwell, Brian has worked for a number of high-profile clients, including projects for Universal Studios, Google, Warner Bros., and Ferrari World.

 

Prior to Thinkwell, Brian worked as the Global Creative Director for Avery Dennison, leading their complete rebranding effort. His work ranged from redesigning signage and corporate lobbies to annuals and website launches. He also developed and wrote brand guidelines across all Avery Dennison business units. To deploy the new rebrand effectively, Brian helped create and launch Avery Dennison Brand Central, an internal branding platform for B2B, B2C, and internal employee branding, marketing materials, presentations, and video resources.


Background

Creative Director, Avery Dennison
Multimedia Design Manager, American Funds/The Capitol Group
Director of Graphic Design, Spectra Entertainment


Education

Bachelor of Arts, Graphic Design/Packaging, Art Center College of Design
Associate of Arts, Graphic Design/Illustration, Ricks College (BYU-Idaho)