Graphic Design

Kern Toy has over 25 years of high level experience in the design industry. After graduating from California College of Arts and Crafts, he moved to New York City where he worked for several high profile firms. After returning to the Bay Area, Kern worked with many top level design/branding firms including EnterpriseIG, Primo Angeli, Pentagram and Alterpop. Kern was previously an Art Director at Autodesk, Inc., the makers of AutoCAD.

He has extensive experience in corporate identity & branding, capital campaign marketing, print collateral, business to business branding, business to consumer marketing & packaging, environmental graphics & signage, and editorial design. He has worked with national and international clients building their brands, as well as many local companies & institutions helping them establish their presence. He works in both print and web.

Kern is also a senior adjunct professor at California College of the Arts where he has taught for the last 12 years. A successful, talented, multi-disciplined designer, his work has been featured in the Print Regional Design Annual, the How Design Annual and IDN, a Japanese design journal.

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Phone: (510) 669-9916