Matthew Peck

Matthew Peck


Mailers, brochures, handouts etc

Slightly outside the box


BESIDES DESIGN - Spending time with my family Jen and our dog Stella "Stelly Bean", Novel Writing & Reading, Composing Music Scores, Live Music Shows, Fishing, Trying my best to be "GREEN", expanding my music collection and collecting old Black & White Horror movies. And lastly, the most fun, weekend house projects.


Over my 10 years in the design field I have had the privilege of working with these wonderful clients:

Cardi's - Red Jacket Resorts - Nissan - Viti BMW & Volvo - Puritan Clothing - American Express - Cape Cod Baseball League - Coldwell Banker - Kinlin Grover Realty - Habitat For Humanity - Simon Malls - BJs - Jeep - Subway - American Stroke Association - Ardeo Restaurant - Harley Davidson - New Balance - Dansko - Davenport Realty - Chatham Bars Inn - Freedom Boat Club - Cape Air - Jordan Hospital - VA Hospital - National Children's Study - Ocean Wings - Eastward HO! Country Club - Community Development Partnership - IFAW

...and many more

Work History

Work History
Jul 2009 - Present

Senior Graphic Designer / Creative Director

Curley Direct Mail

Overseeing the management of multiple design implementations from Direct Mail, Interactive Marketing, Web Promotions, Corporate Branding and Advertising. From conception to completion I strive to make original, compelling and most importantly strategic marketing and promotional compositions to ensure my clients are in receipt of highly personalized and effective collateral prescribed to their individual needs. 

Sep 2007 - Dec 2007

Design Intern

Evoke Interaction

-prepping images for web use-developing mock-ups for video and web and print-image research for extensive web projects-revising design files for updates and revisions-internal administration details-revamping new branding identities-meeting with clients for research & development-scanning and retouching photos and documents for several applications-developing strong time management skills for fastidious deadlines



Printing and Pre-Press Operation Standards

Over years of designing for both Digital and Offset printing machines, I have developed to a diligent knowledge of each processes file preparation standards, industry formats and paper/bindery specifications. With a complex understanding of 4-color palettes and Pantone Color guidelines, to the dynamic personalization involved in variable data printing. My ability to work with operators to assure maximum return on printed goods is always my highest intention.

Microsoft Office Applications

Strong knowledge of all inter-office communication data programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.) Exceptional ability to format any file for any program for the most efficient mode of transfer and acceptance between multiple departments and clients. 

Digital Photography

I strive to use my own captured imagery for all my design concepts, whether from my extensive library of images or compiling and shooting new photographs for each clients specific ideal, I use photography to heighten the tangibility of each design and add a personal, original component. Most of my images are used only once for each individual project which guarantees your design is 100 percent authentic.

Drawing and Painting

By using my understanding of classical and modern painting forms I am able to enhance both my digital and analog design with vibrant use of color and dramatic use of space and contrast.

Adobe CS6 - Ps, Ai, iD, Acrobat etc.

Advanced ability to design with a high level of functionality and detail. Cross file exchange and set-up for all elements of design and client specification with strong knowledge of troubleshooting and efficiency capabilites. With strong focus on Phototmanipulation (Illustration), Print and Layout, Branding & Marketing, Web, Promotional, Advertising etc. 



Communications Media

Fitchburg State University

Graduated Cum Laude

Featured Designer in the annual Visions Exhibition (Main Poster Designer)

Design Tutor