Creative Director / Strategist
Joe Stitzlein is an executive creative director who has worked with Fortune 500 brands, governments, technology leaders and Olympic athletes to create brand identity systems, iconic marketing communications, digital experiences and brand-defining products. He's an expert in the creation of product UI/X, brand identity and positioning, brand architecture, environments, photography concepts and packaging systems.
Previously, Stitzlein served as executive creative director for the Google Brand Studio, where he led a global team of creatives that created brand standards and digital experiences such as the Google Store. He is the former senior global creative director at Nike, where he led the creation of brand campaigns for Nike+, Nike Running and the 2012 Olympic Trials. He also worked with First Lady Michelle Obama on her healthy kids initiative.
He also worked at Landor Associates, SY Partners, Chronicle Books, Pentagram and CKS Partners. Stitzlein has created typefaces, identity systems, packaging, products and event experiences for Apple, FedEx, Herman Miller, P&G, the AIGA, Pixar and Dwell magazine.