“The best designers are always problem-solvers...[our] job is to figure out how to make this [project] the best it can be.”
On this week’s podcast, freelance sports designer Brian Gundell joined the show to discuss his career working in a few different limbs of the sports industry. From agency side to Nike to the MLB to college football recruiting, Brian has an varied history in this niche of design.
Brian touches on the importance of SportsLogos.net to his entry into sports design, as well as the importance of networking and building relationships with folks in this very small industry.
We laugh about the ridiculousness of college football recruiting graphics and Brian elaborates on this newest position for designers in sports.
Lastly, we touch on the lack of upward mobility in college sports and Brian leaves us with some insight into his move to full-time freelance.
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