Matt Travaille is a highly accomplished graphic designer and creative director with an extensive background in creating eye-catching logos, packaging, retail systems, posters, and identity systems. He has received recognition for his impressive work from esteemed platforms such as Graphis, Print, HOW, Mohawk Fine Paper Show, Sappi, GD USA, Logo Lounge, AIGA Minnesota, Ad Fed MN, American Advertising Awards, Art Directors Association of Iowa, AIGA Iowa, American Corporate Identity, FPO, The Dieline, Lovely Package, Rockport Publishers, and Harper Collins Publishers.
Matt completed his Bachelor's in Fine Arts in Graphic Design and a minor in Art + Design History from Iowa State University. In his early professional career, he gained experience in various roles such as Graphic Designer, Junior Art Director, Senior Designer, Co-founder, and Curator / Designer at Talkin' Fonts, Design Director / Partner at Labor, and Senior Designer at Rotor Design. He has also worked with renowned organizations such as General Motors and Mauck + Associates.
Currently serving as the Creative Director at Periscope, Matt uses his vast expertise and skillset to shape brand strategies, creative direction, art direction, social media design, exhibit design, environmental graphics, website design, and more. He has also been called upon to share his knowledge and experiences at various institutions such as Drake University and AIGA Minnesota Portfolio 1-on-1 workshop.