About

Brendán is a senior partner at Lippincott. A native of Dublin, Ireland, Brendán has over 20 years experience creating and implementing global corporate identity programs across the full range of media from print- and Web based applications to environmental graphics.

Brendán has led identity programs for clients including:
CA Technologies, Comcast, HP, Intuit, Medco, and Wells Fargo. He has designed logos for companies across a wide spectrum of businesses including Ameriprise, The Bank of New York Mellon, Bayn, BD, Columbia Management, Intuit, JohnsonDiversey, Medco, Princeton National Rowing Association, Scripps Health, SK, TimeWarner, Vale, WANA, Windstream and Xohm.

His pro bono work includes Be The One, Cure Alzheimer’s Fund, Fundades, Hole in the Wall Camps and Lighthouse International.

Brendán’s work has been featured in Design Management Journal, Graphis, Metropolis, Novum, PRINT and The Wall Street Journal, discussed on National Public Radio and published in numerous books on corporate identity design. His work for the Society of Environmental Graphic Design (SEGD), a series of symbols for the sight-, hearing- and physically-impaired and the concept of a universal access symbol, is now in use by many leading cities and organizations including The Museum of Modern Art.

Brendán has been a senior lecturer in information design and corporate identity at The University of the Arts in Philadelphia, and a speaker for the Columbus Society of Communicating Arts, and NYU. His work has received awards from the SEGD, and the Type Directors Club of New York, and has been exhibited at the Type Directors Club, and the Oireachtas in Dublin.

Brendán holds an E.C. certificate in advertising from the College of Commerce, Dublin, a B.S. in printing from Pittsburgh State University, Kansas and a M.Des. in design from the University of Cincinnati. He has also studied painting at the National College of Art and Design in Dublin.

Contact

brendan.murphy@lippincott.com