Edward Galm
Independent Art & Creative Director

HIGHLIGHTS:

Experienced creative leader who inspires teams, sells ideas, and delivers results:

MARYLAND BUSINESS & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: The campaign produced an ROI of $20 for every $1 spent
BGE HOME: Raised recognition of the brand by over 20% in three years
MARRIOTT SENIOR LIVING: Boosted online traffic by 216%
BERMUDA TOURISM: Created an award-winning website and print-on-demand direct mail campaigns
JOHNS HOPKINS ALUMNI: The campaign resulted in $38,951,639 in donations
MONSTER TECHNOLOGIES: Revolutionized Artificial Intelligence direct mail program 

SKILLS:

Thinking, Inspiring, Mentoring, Creating, Learning, Humor, Leadership

EXPERIENCE:

Independent Art & Creative Director // EdGalm.com
2009 – present

CLIENTS:
American Chemical Society, Atlantic Basin Refining, B Sweet Cake Shoppe, Bally’s Hotels & Casinos, Business Software Alliance of China, Clarksdale Guitar Co., Corradetti Glassblowing Studio & Gallery, Ferro-Kings Pickups, Fishmen Flooring Solutions, Five Currents, Franklin Square Law Group, Green Jeans, Harrah’s Hotels & Casinos, Insightin Health, Isle of Capri Casinos, J. Benton Construction LLC, Jenson Fire Protection, Johns Hopkins University, Juicy Juice, Kraft Foods, Laureate International Universities, Maryland Homebrew Guild, Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland, Monster Technologies, North Bethesda Market, Portal CFO Consulting, Remedi RX, Resorts Hotels & Casinos, Silverberg & Associates, Inc., Southside Diner, Systems Alliance, Inc, The Mighty Guild, TimberTech, Unilever, Urban Igloo, Waverly Brewing Company

Senior Art Director // GKV Communications
2003 – 2009

CLIENTS:
Auntie Anne’s, BGE HOME, Centers for Medicare, and Medicaid Services,
Ciena Corporation, Coventry Health Care, Crowne Plaza Hotels and Resorts, InterContinental Hotels and Resorts, L-3 Communications, Loyola University, Maryland Department of Business and Economic Development, Maryland Lottery, MedStar Health, National Penn Bank, Puerto Rico Convention Bureau, QI Project

Senior Art Director // Diliberto Creative
2002 – 2003

CLIENTS:
Best Western International, Harvard Medical School, Kraft Foods, MBNA Bank, Planters Peanuts, Travel Industry Association of America, Unilever

Senior Art Director // Havas Worldwide
1997 – 2002

CLIENTS:
B-Digital, Bank One, Bell Atlantic, Bermuda Tourism Authority, First USA, Iridium, Marriott Senior Living, Saab USA

AWARDS:

Gold and Silver Addy Award Winner
Graphic Design USA Silver Award Winner
Webby Award Winner
International Web Award Winner
Best of Baltimore Ad Campaign
MAE Awards First Place Winner
AAB “TRASHY” Award Winner

CATEGORY EXPERIENCE:

Automotive
Banking + Financial
Builders + Developers
Casinos + Gaming
Communications
Contractors + Utilities
Defense + Security

Education
Food + Beverage
Government + Politics
Healthcare
Non-Profits + Charities
Performing Arts
Publishing

Retail + E-commerce
SaaS
Sports + Sporting Goods
Technology
Transportation
Travel + Tourism
Toys

Automotive
Banking + Financial
Builders + Developers
Casinos + Gaming
Communications
Contractors + Utilities
Defense + Security
Education
Food + Beverage
Government + Politics
Healthcare
Non-Profits + Charities
Performing Arts
Publishing
Retail + E-commerce
SaaS
Sports + Sporting Goods
Technology
Transportation
Travel + Tourism
Toys

EDUCATION:

Art Institute of Philadelphia – Bachelor’s Degree
Philadelphia College of Art – Continuing Studies

INTERESTS:

Collecting Vintage Concert Posters, Bass & Slide Guitar, Cigar Box Guitar, Cooking, Fishing, Hiking with Mojo, my Australian Shepherd