Ari has been helping businesses grow for over 30 years. Branding he has designed can be seen around the world and on his website — one of the first online digital portfolios.
Ari is a published, award-winning illustrator and designer, experienced as both an independent and in-house graphic artist. During his long career, he was instrumental in transforming entire product lines from paper to the worldwide web for his Fortune 1000 employer by developing cutting-edge publishing solutions and tools. Now working independently for growing small and medium businesses, Ari combines brand development and business coaching expertise to help clients find new markets and customers with outstanding visuals and clear brand messaging. A contributor to the Adobe Illustrator WOW! Book series, Ari uses Illustrator daily, and writes about it for CreativePro.
Ari has a Bachelor of Fine Arts with honors from Queens College/CUNY, an MBA with Beta Gamma Sigma distinction from New York University, and an Advanced Certificate in Coaching Practice from the Association for Coaching. He lives and works from his homes in New York’s Hudson Valley and Downeast Maine, and happily travels to meet in person with clients wherever they are located.