On this episode, Matt Walker of Walk Design joins Adam to discuss fantasy sports and Matt’s role in the industry. Matt is best known for his work at ESPN Fantasy, which included interactive projects like the ESPN Tournament Challenge app, and the ESPN Fantasy Football iPad app.
On this episode, Adam interviews Tyson Beck, Australian sports graphics designer and founder of Posterizes. Adam also gives us a shout out. This is a can’t miss episode!
“Location is not a barrier…it doesn’t matter where you live, whether you are in a more rural destination or New York, if your work’s good, you’re going to get noticed.”
On this episode, Adam interviews freelance designer and illustrator Matt Stevens
“Do you what you love, it will lead to great things, but it better be good.”
On this episode, Adam interviews John Trotter, founder and creative director of Forty Forty Agency.
“Our challenge is to create a brand with meaning that fans can really rally around.”
On this episode, Adam interviews Kris Bazen, a senior apparel designer at J. America and creator of the Sports Fonts Foundry.
“If I can contribute to the design world, something that might exist long after I’m gone, that’s a win for me…Sports Fonts was a part of that”.
“This was an opportunity for us as designers to have no limits on what we wanted to do…we are the editors and designers. There was nobody’s opinion we were seeking other than our own…to do whatever we wanted to do on every single page. And that’s a privilege really…”
“My goal isn’t to please the (blogs and internet) audience. Our goal isn’t to make everyone happy. It’s really to tell the story that the school wants to tell. It’s about those athletes. It’s about that school, at that time.”