GoadAbode is a graphic design and branding studio run by artist and designer Matt Goad. With over 25 years in design Matt has spearheaded branding and rebranding projects for hundreds of successful organizations and products. Working for nearly 15 years of that time as a creative director for ad agencies Matt has been involved in all types of creative projects, from underground niche flyers, to national ad campaigns. As a professor in design Matt has mentored student designers many of whom have gone on to their own celebrated careers. Matt’s work has been featured in numerous international design books, magazines and websites including Communication Arts, Print Magazine & Rockport publishing. He has garnered over 150 local, regional and national Addy awards, including three best of shows. Matt is on the board of American Institute of Graphic Artists (AIGA) and is active in ART and MUSIC.