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David Edwin Meyers Achievements

2015
2015

Louisville Center For Design LC4D

Meyers founded the Louisville Center For Design in Louisville, KY in 2015. LC4D’s mission was to provide the region and the world with leading-edge training, children’s workshops, adult education and professional development in interactive design and computer science through local and online global instruction. We fostered innovation and entrepreneurship and..Read More

2014
2014

Launches Lindsey Wilson College Master of Arts Program

Program coordinator for Online Graduate Program in Interactive Design and UX. Proposed, authored, and launched Master of Arts Interactive Design and Bachelor of Arts in User-Experience Design for online expansion campus.

1990
1990

Exit7 New Media House

In the early 1990s, the World Wide Web exploded as the access and demand migrated from institutional (government and academia) into business and industry. David Meyers founded Exit 7 New Media House in 1990 and was instrumental in creating some of the first commercial web sites in the Midwest. Exit..Read More

1990

Concept Artist for Piranha Press (DC Comics)

An experimental division of DC Comics in the early 1990s, David worked as a freelance concept artist on Piranha Press scripts supplying several artistic directions.

1989
1989

Syracuse University

Graduated from Syracuse University with MFA Degree 1989. Noted Instructors included Murray Tinkleman, Dr. Larry Bakke, David Passalacqua, Herb Tauss, Joe Bowler, Isadore Seltzer, David Grove, Thomas Blackshear III, and more.

1986
1986

The Michelin Era and The “Bib”

Hired as the youngest Art Director at the age of 23 for Micheline North America, David was tasked to illustrate the iconic Bib (a.k.a. Michelin Man) as well as design, art direct, and illustrate posters and printed material for North American distribution.

1985
1985

Among First To Publish Commercial Digital Illustrations

At the age of 21, Meyers created digital illustrations that were among the first commercially published. With the release of the iMac and MacPaint, multiple illustrations were published in Macworld Magazine, the leading Mac publication at the time.

1984
1984

Andrew Wyeth Correspondence

Shortly before the release of the Andrew Wyeth Helga paintings, David corresponds via several phone conversations with famed American artist Andrew Wyeth. Wyeth reviews some of Meyers’ watercolors and offers encouragement.

1983
1983

Illustrator For Gannett News (USA Today)

David was the youngest full-time staff illustrator at the age of 20 in the Gannet network of over 100 newspapers, including USA Today. With a hiring offer before graduation, Ringling School of Art allowed David to take the opportunity for early employment and transitioned his professional job into a final..Read More

1983

Ringling School of Art and Design

Graduated from the Ringling School of Art and Design 1983