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  • Tom Kirsch


    Austin, TX

20 years of experience increasing brand awareness, generating buzz with impactful design, and improving overall communication across all media through conceptual thinking, strategic solutions and creative ideas. Specialties: Strong concept based design and art direction, print and digital.

Work Samples

  • Path Salon

  • Teo Gelato

  • Green House Market

Work History

  • Sr. Designer

    • Razorfish
    • Austin, TX
    • Feb 2012 - Present (5 years 8 months)

    Razorfish helps companies build great brands and engaging experiences for consumers anywhere in the digital world.

    Brand experience: Southwest Airlines, Citi, Car2Go, RadioShack, Samsung Mobile, Motorola (Moto X), and Blackberry.

    Help concept and design online campaigns, apps, landing pages, social and branded digital experiences.

  • Brand Consulting

    Awarding creative with over 20 years experience helping local business and beyond, start-ups and non-profits with brand consulting, design, advertising and interactive services.

    Brand experience: Austin's Pizza, Tom's Tabooley, Teo Gelato (Zellmer McConnell), Freedom Solar Power, Streetman Homes, Green House Market, Marathon Kids, Kinko's Classic, Betty Sport, Path Salon, Barton Creek Golf Academy and Austin Batting Cages.

  • Sr. Designer

    • Possible
    • Austin, TX
    • Mar 2008 - Oct 2011 (3 years 7 months)

    POSSIBLE is a global digital agency that offers our clients award-winning digital strategy, performance marketing, and creative design.

    Brand experience: Dell, Alienware, Microsoft, Dow Chemical, Reliant Energy and Procter & Gamble.

    From initial concept and design, through overseeing development in Austin and Costa Rica; helped teams execute display campaigns including page takeovers on Yahoo and MSN for Cyber Monday, product launches and landing pages for black friday. Helped create Dell's first mobile app, also worked on multiple pitch concepts for Dow's London Olympics mobile app, which included an 8 bit game, viral videos and more.

  • Sr. Designer

    • GSD&M
    • Austin, TX
    • Sep 2000 - Feb 2008 (7 years 5 months)

    GSD&M In 1971 a group of friends graduated from The University of Texas (Hook ’em) and loved this city so much, they didn’t want to leave. So they did the most logical thing — they started an advertising agency.

    Brand experience: AT&T, BMW, Charles Schwab, Chili's, Frito Lay, Kinko's, Macaroni Grill, Norwegian Cruise Lines, On The Border, PGA Tour, Southwest Airlines, Texas A&M University, US Air Force, Wal-Mart and Whole Foods Market.

    Worked on branding projects, campaigns and new business. Was on the agency culture committee, and played lots of golf.

  • Designer/Art Director

    • TractorBeam
    • Dallas, TX
    • Dec 1999 - Sep 2000 (9 months)

    A creative agency serving the fashion, tech, and retail industries through branding, design, web design, digital marketing, and go to market strategies.

    Brand experience: TGI Friday's, Edmunds.com, Hotel Derek, Larry's Shoes, Next Jet and Rare Medium.

  • Designer/Art Director

    • Brainstorm
    • Dallas, TX
    • Oct 1997 - Dec 1999 (2 years 2 months)

    At Brainstorm, designed, art directed, attended press checks and client meetings.

    Brand experience: Nike, Southern Methodist University and Pizza Hut.

  • Designer

    Sibley Peteet Design is a design consultancy with expertise in brand strategy and identity development. Our clients include brands you'll recognize from around the world.

    Brand experience: Milton Bradley, Haggar Clothing, Shiner Beer, Dorito's, Overhead Door/Genie and Chronicle Books.

    Helped with branding assignments, including logos, posters, packaging, brochures, and art directed photo shoots.

  • Intern

    SullivanPerkins is a Dallas-based advertising and design firm. Our team uncovers your true message, puts it in the most convincing form, and delivers it to the right audience.


  • Texas A&M University - Commerce, TX

    • BS Design Communications
    • 1992 - 1996

    Dick Sloan Scholarship for Best Student Portfolio at the 1995 Dallas Society of Visual Communications Student Show Best of Show winner (Ralph Award) at the 1995 Creative Summit in San Marcos, TX, Judge Rich Silverstein Two pieces selected for the first Graphis Student design annual.

  • Art Institute of Dallas

    • Associates Design Communications
    • 1990 - 1992



Published work and recognition: New York Art Directors Club How International Design Annual Print Regional Design Annual Graphis Addy awards Threadless.com Winner Logo Lounge International Logos & Trademarks Uneetee.com luckythreadz.com