Michael Braley, Creative Director of Braley Design has over 20 years of experience in brand, print, and packaging design. His work has been recognized internationally and is in the permanent collections of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design, The Denver Art Museum and the Museum fur Kunst und Gewerbe in Hamburg, Germany. Clients have included Aéropostale, Alliance for American Manufacturing, American Express, AIGA, Effen Vodka, The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Global Lighting, IBM, Skadden, and Tanqueray.
His work has appeared in numerous publications and exhibitions including: British Design and Art Direction, Cannes Design Lions, The Clio Awards, I.D., Grafik (UK), Graphis, Type Directors Club, Communication Arts, London International Awards, The Art Directors Club of New York, The One Show, The AR100 Show, AIGA Communication Graphics, Step 100, and Print.
Prior to moving to Lexington, Braley worked in New York for six years and was Design Director at VSA Partners, NY for two years. Braley was a member of Cahan & Associates, San Francisco, for nine years. He is currently serving on the advisory board of the Iowa State University, College of Design, and has taught typography at the California College of the Arts (CCA). Braley has lectured and led design workshops at universities and professional organizations around the nation.