Photo of David Thorne
dthorne@faculty.ocadu.ca
Photo of David Thorne
David Thorne
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Design
dthorne@faculty.ocadu.ca

Area(s) of Expertise

Branding, Typography, Graphic Design

Overview

David started the firm in 1994 after working for several years at other corporate design firms in the Toronto area. Over the twenty years, he has served a wide variety of clients from many diverse industries and expanded the types of services he provides to offer more integrated communications across many different media. A believer in simple, conceptual ideas, he approaches his work with passion and great enthusiasm never loosing sight of the client's marketing goals. In addition to running his own firm, David teaches graphic design at OCAD University where he brings a love of design to all his students.

Education

Graphic design diploma, Ontario College of Art, 1990

Selected Publications

IDENTITY CRISIS: Has the web created irresponsible logo design?

Applied Arts, July 30, 2014